A WhatsApp API account is the go-to account for medium to large scale companies that are looking to use WhatsApp business with multiple users on the platform. Getting a whatsapp API account can seem a bit tricky, as it is only handed to partners. Here are the three steps that would go into applying for a brand new WhatsApp API account:

  • Buying or porting a phone number
  • Verifying Facebook Business ID and number, accepting messaging permissions
  • Generating an API key for connecting to a business software