Viber is still competing with its popular rival messaging apps and every couple of weeks it adds several new options that have been available on other messaging app for a while. it’s among one of those applications that hackers can not easily steal information. in everyone’s opinion, it may be considered as something good and perhaps That’s still a good thing though, since users who prefer Viber have the same handy and interesting new options than those that are on Telegram or WhatsApp.
the good news about the latest update of Viber, the update 7.7.0, is that the app created a couple of useful new options for groups. by this update, Admins can now pin messages to the top which is allowing users a quick way to see important messages. Pinned messages show up in a banner at the top of the chat area and can only be removed or replaced by admins.
replies, are another new feature for groups in viber. They work like expected, by long-tap a message in the group, you can select reply to have the original message and the reply you type sent together. by doing so, others will know when you’ve specifically responded to them about something and no one gets confused if someone pops up and starts replying to older messages randomly. at the top, You can see the tip to how to use reply function work in the image
To conclude, broadcast lists and messages are another new options of viber. This will assist you when you don’t want to create a group, but want to send the same message to lots of people at one specific time. One of the drug dealers (read: pharmacy medicine suppliers) I work with, uses broadcasts on WhatsApp to inform all their clients that an out-of-stock medicine is back available. It’s a very handy feature and it’s also great to see it come to Viber. other new options are on their ways and soon will be released.