Reply to customer messages on WhatsApp, create template messages and automate messages directly from MyAlice inbox.
Before you get started
Make sure you have —
Facebook Business Manager
A valid phone number for WhatsApp Business
Legal business address and details
Connect WhatsApp Business with MyAlice
Step 1: Create a WhatsApp Channel on MyAlice
Go to Integrations > Available Integrations.
Click on the WhatsApp BSP channel.
A pop-up will appear from the right. Click Next.
Now click on Create WhatsApp Channel.
Integrations (MyAlice dashboard)
You’ll now be redirected to your Facebook Business Manager.
Step 2: Complete the Application Process on Facebook Business Manager
Apply for verification from your MyAlice dashboard after completing all these steps.
Log into your Facebook account e.g., Continue as John Doe.
You'll see a screen that describes 3 simple steps to setting up your WhatsApp Business API. Click on Get Started.
Next, allow MyAlice permission to access your WhatsApp Business Account and billing.
Select the Meta Business Account that you want to associate with your WhatsApp Business Account, and click Continue. If you do not have one, please create a new Meta Business Account first.
Next, select the WhatsApp Business Account that you want to connect to MyAlice. If you do not have one, you will be asked to create a WhatsApp Business Account first by providing the following information.
a. Legal Business Name
b. Business Phone Number
c. Business Website
d. Business Email Address.
e. Street Address
f. Time Zone
Please check our Additional Resources for naming guidelines, common errors, and FAQs.
Now, select the WhatsApp Business Profile. If your business already has a WhatsApp Business Account, the information will appear automatically. Otherwise, you will have the option to create your Business Profile from the window.
Afterward, you'll be asked to verify your Business number by sending a 6-digit verification code via text or voice call. Input the code in your browser, and you're now set for your WhatsApp Business trial.
You can watch this video to learn more.
Step 2 of connecting your WhatsApp Business Account with MyAlice
What is WhatsApp Business Trial?
Limits for Business-initiated Messages during the WhatsApp Business Trial
Limits for Customer-initiated Messages during the WhatsApp Business Trial
Step 3: Apply for Verification from MyAlice
After you have completed all the steps, you'll be redirected to your MyAlice dashboard. If not redirected, please switch tabs manually.
After providing the following information and click on Apply for Verification.
Your registered phone number.
Verification code or OTP (the 6-digit verification code you received in step 2)
Step 4: Verify your Account from MyAlice
You must submit Business Verification within your Business Manager account. This is not something MyAlice can do on behalf of you. The step-by-step process is shown here.