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WhatsApp is one of the most versatile Instant messenger app that is topping the download charts in both Google Play and App Store. Considering this mesmerising IM, WhatsApp has grown bigger than Twitter with over 200 million monthly active users. Moreover, 400 million photo and over 20 billion messages are exchanged each day, that approximately doubles the messages carried by Facebook. Probably that’s the only reason for Mark Zuckerberg’s WhatsApp acquisition. 

Every other day we are struck waiting for our loved to come online on WhatsApp and probably deteriorate our daily productivity for some time. Isn’t it be so cool if WhatsApp itself notify us “Smile dude, the one you are waiting for is now Online“. Due to it’s rapid growth and bigger market, there’s lots of 3rd party development going on for WhatsApp and the day has come when you don’t have to open WhatsApp now and then just to see if he/she is online. Today at GizmoStorm, we are here with How To Get Notified When Someone Is Online On WhatsApp for both our iOs and Android users :

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Get Notified When Someone Is Online On WhatsApp – iPhone

Step 1 : Make sure your iPhone is Jailbroken. Open Cydia and search for tweak OnlineNotify, this tweak is rightly priced for $1.99. In case you don’t want to spend your couple of bucks for this tweak, you can refer our guide on How to Download Paid Cydia Apps Free.


I strongly recommend you to go for paid one, developers work day and night to make our lives easy. They deserves your support.

Step 2 : Done with the tweak installation? If yes, head over to WhatsApp Settings and check for Preferences. Now turn on Enable Notifications and Online Notifications to get notification when someone is online on WhatsApp. Rest of the options are upto you whether you want them or not.

How To Get Notified When Someone Is Online On WhatsApp

Step 3 : From the WhatsApp Settings, head over to Tracking list and add the people for whom you want to receive notification when online on WhatsApp.

How To Get Notified When Someone Is Online On WhatsApp

Now you are all set to track online status on WhatsApp.

Get Notified When Someone Is Online On WhatsApp – Android

Step 1 : Head over to Play Store and search for WatchDog. Install this app on your Android.

Download WatchDog 
How To Get Notified When Someone Is Online On WhatsApp

Step 2 : Open WatchDog from app drawer and tap on Start. Now enter the phone number you wish to track and press Continue.

How To Get Notified When Someone Is Online On WhatsApp

Step 3 : Head over to the logs section and all the logs of your desired contact will be shown on the screen. You’ll also get notification when someone is online, just turn on notification from WatchDog settings.

How To Get Notified When Someone Is Online On WhatsApp

I hope you get notification when someone is online on WhatsApp. Facing any issue? Ask your queries in Comment section or shoot up a mail, we are always available.

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