How to Get Notification When Someone is Online on Whatsapp

Have you ever wanted to get notified when your crush or a loved one comes online on Whatsapp? Yes, it’s pretty disturbing to open Whatsapp to talk to that one special friend only to realize that their last seen is a few hours ago. Isn’t it great you could get a notification every time your favorite person comes online on Whatsapp or when they are typing to others?

get notification when someone is online on whatsapp

Unfortunately, Whatsapp does not provide such a feature to get notified when someone comes online.

But the good news is there are quite a few apps available for both Android and iPhone devices to get notified every time your contact comes online on Whatsapp.

The best part is you don’t have to open Whatsapp or their profile to get this notification. In other words, you will Know if Someone is Online on Whatsapp Without Opening the App.

Here, you can find a complete guide on how to get notifications when someone is online on Whatsapp.

Sound’s good? Let’s get started.

How to Get Notification When Someone is Online on Whatsapp

To get notification when someone is online on Whatsapp, install the WeLog app on your phone and open it. Enter your contact’s Whatsapp number and tap on the active. That’s it, now you will get notified on WhatsApp when they come online.

To get notifications while someone comes online on WhatsApp

  • Firstly, install WeLog on your phone.
  • Now this will ask for permissions, just tap on ‘Allow‘.
  • Enter Whatsapp number you want to get notification for.
get notification when someone is online on whatsapp

WhatsApp Online Notification Tracker Apps

1. OnlineNotify

First of all, there is no free app that could notify you when a Whatsapp contact goes online or offline. If you use iPhone, you can rest assured that there is no standard function or a built-in feature that could offer notification.

However, if you are fine with paying a small fee for this information, OnlineNotify is your best bet.

get notification when someone is online on whatsapp

It is available for just $1.99 for iPhone users, and it tells you everything you need to know about your Whatsapp contact, i.e. when they come online, go offline, chat with other people, and so on.

OnlineNotify has worked really well for some iPhone users, but people having the latest iOS versions faced a few errors with the platform.

Features:

  • Notify when chosen contacts become online/offline on Whatsapp.
  • When your contacts are typing and read the messages, you will also get a notification.
  • Replace contacts status with their last seen and add an online indicator next to online users in the chats list.

2. WaStat – WhatsApp tracker

Whatsapp Trackers is for Android users who want to stay up-to-date with the notifications of Whatsapp contacts. The app is designed to help you track the status of contact easily. You will get notified instantly when your contact comes online, display last seen time, and show all time intervals in a handy clock view.

get notification when someone is online on whatsapp

Features:

  • Send you notifications when a person comes online
  • Show online, offline, and last seen time
  • Display time intervals in clock view
  • Analyze online stats for the last 30 days
  • Monitor up to 10 profiles

3. mSpy Whatsapp Tracker

So, this app is for both Android and iOS users. It also happens to be one of the most popular mobile applications. mSpy Whatsapp Monitoring has a simple user interface and a 24/7 customer support service available at your disposal. The best part is you don’t require any technical skills to be able to run the app on your device.

get notification when someone is online on whatsapp

The installation takes a few minutes and once it’s installed, you could connect it with your Whatsapp right away. Like other apps mentioned on this list, the mSpy app tells you everything you’d like to know about your contact.

Final Words:

Hope this post helped you find the ways you could try to gather information about certain contacts on Whatsapp. Whether it is about knowing when your friend gets online or a family member is typing, these apps will help you get notifications regularly.

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Dharmesh Donda

iStaunch is written by Dharmesh Donda, an avid Internet geek, IT professional since 2012. Have been in IT industry for more than a decade, and currently doing management and consulting work have taken a plunge into entrepreneurship.