Create Your First App

In this quickstart, you will learn how to create and configure your first Access API app via Gupshup's WhatsApp Self-Serve Platform.

Prerequisites

  • A compatible web browser.
  • A Gupshup account. If you do not have an account with us, you can create it from here.

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You can create only one Gupshup user account with an email address.

Create Your First Access API App

  • Visit Gupshup's WhatsApp Self-Serve webpage and log in with your credentials. Alternatively, you can sign in using your Google, Facebook, or GitHub account.
WASS webpage

Login with your credentials

  • Navigate to the top menu bar and hover over the Dashboard to open the drop-down menu. Then, select WhatsApp.

    Dashboard> WhatsApp

    Dashboard> WhatsApp

  • Select Create your first app.

    Create App

    Create App

  • Enter a unique name for your WhatsApp Messaging App and Submit it.

  • Your App is created successfully. Select Go to Dashboard.

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The app name should be a minimum of six characters long and cannot contain any space or special characters.

This app's name does not reflect on your WhatsApp Business API. It is for your reference and should be unique to our platform.