WhatsApp Appeared Again on Google Play Store after Sudden Disappearance

WhatsApp Appeared Again on Google Play Store after Sudden Disappearance

No one knows why WhatsApp disappeared from the Google Play Store. The disappearance of the Facebook-owned app was for a very short time. WhatsApp Appeared Again on Google Play Store after Sudden Disappearance

Those people who were looking to install the app for the first time were unable to have it on Play Store. While those people who have uninstalled it recently was able to have the app in the previously installed app section.

WhatsApp Appeared Again on Google Play Store after Sudden Disappearance

MSPoweruser reported on Friday that:

Users are now reporting that the Facebook-owned instant chat messenger app no longer appears on the Play Store search results,”

Although the app is back on the Play Store again without any explanation for its disappearance. The appearance of the app in the previously installed section means it was not blocked by the store nor was removed from the database.

Those users who are using itweren’t affected by this disappearance. Facebook didn’t give any explanation about its disappearance. For the record, WhatsApp for business did not disappear from the Play Store. Moreover, the vanilla WhatsApp was available for installation via third-party sources.

The app has been in the headlines the past few days for all the wrong reasons. Even if the problem itself isn’t that big, WhatsApp gets all the attention thanks to its massive 1.5 billion user base.

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