Click to Chat


WhatsApp connectivity for WordPress websites! Engage customers and generate leads!

Let’s make your Web page visitors Contact you through „WhatsApp“, „WhatsApp Business“ with a single Click (WhatsApp Chat, Group, Share)

WhatsApp Chat

Add your WhatsApp or WhatsApp business Number. And your website visitors can contact you with a single click.

Mobile: Navigates to WhatsApp App.

Desktop: Navigates to Webpage( or WhatsApp Desktop App.




8 Styles + Add your own Image/GIF.

Styles are customizable, configure to match website theme.

list of Styles

Position to Place

  • Add styles at any position of the screen (not limited to fixed positions)

  • Display the icon for any number of times on pages using shortcodes

Pre-filled Message

Pre-filled message is a text that appears on the WhatsApp chat window when the user clicks on Image/button. User can start the conversation easily.

To add Web page URL, Title in Pre-filled message add {{url}}, {{title}} placeholders

with these placeholders we can understand from which page the user started WhatsApp chat.

pre-filled message


‚Show‘ or ‚Hide‘ based on Post type, Post ID, Category, Device Type(Mobile, Dekstop).

Change Values at page level

Can change ‚WhatsApp Number‘, ‚Call to Action‘ at page level

page level settings


Creates an Event when user clicks on WhatsApp Icon/button.

Google Analytics

Facebook Analytics

Eight Styles + own Image

  1. Style-1: Button, appears as theme button.
  2. Style-2: Image
  3. Style-3: Image
  4. Style-4: Chip style – combination of image and a text message
  5. Style-5: Image on hover sidebar content box
  6. Style-6: Plain text with a link
  7. Style-7: Icon with customizable padding
  8. Style-8: Button with text, icon
  9. Style – 99: Own Image / GIF / Animated image

list of Styles


Add styles with inline content

For shortcodes we can change the WhatsApp Number, Style, Pre-filled message, Call to Action.

Chat Shortcodes


To change number use ’number‘ attribute

[ht-ctc-chat number=915123456789]

Shortcodes for Chat


Enable Group fetaure from plugins settings page.

After Enable, Add WhatsApp Group ID, And let your website vistiors join to WhatsApp Group easily.



Enable your customers to share your web page with their Contacts



  • 8 Styles, 1 Add own image / GIF Style
  • Global Setting page
  • Chat Setting page
  • Group Setting page
  • Share Setting page
  • Customize Styles
  • Show/Hide settings
  • Change 'Number', 'Call to action', 'Group ID' at page level
  • Shortcodes
  • Style - 5 - Image with content box
  • Style - 8 - Materialize button
  • Style - 99 - Add your own Image / GIF(Animated Image)


From Dashboard ( WordPress admin )

  • plugins -> Add New
  • search for ‚click to chat for whatsapp‘
  • click on Install Now and then Active.

using FTP or similar

  • unzip Click-to-Chat file and
  • Upload „Click-to-Chat“ folder to the „/wp-content/plugins/“ directory.
  • Activate the plugin through the „Plugins“ menu in WordPress.


WhatsApp Number

Enter the WhatsApp number with country code ( e.g. 916123456789 ) please dont include +
here in e.g. 91 is country code 6123456789 is mobile number

country code +1
number: 6123456789
WhatsApp number: 16123456789

WhatsApp Group Invite/chat

Add WhatsApp group id at plugin settings page.

Position of the Styles

Add styles at any position of the screen (not just fixed to selected positions).

Position to place settings

* bottom-right corner
bottom: 10px
right: 10px

  • bottom-center
    bottom: 10px
    right: 50%

position to place

In Mobile, If navigates to Web page

Plugin Navigates to WhatsApp App on mobile and „“ on desktop.

In chat settings check/tick the „Web WhatsApp“ option to naviagate directly to on dekstops


Plugin won’t collect your users data and do not use cookies.

Plugin won’t collect your data also.

❤️ Support

If any problem with the plugin, please create a new topic
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⭐️ Give Support

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Thanks for showing interest on this plugin.


24. April 2020
I have a radio station, and this plugin is a great way to engage with listeners. Great work
9. April 2020
Nothing can be better than a direct Whatsapp plugin for the chat system on your website. They solved my query on the Whatsapp itself. I am overwhelmed to see such a service.
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Mitwirkende & Entwickler

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Share feature: Web version
Fix: number filed issues


Detect device based on screen size for link generate
Fix: + sign issues for ios
FB analytics using js sdk deprecated


Analytics for gtm
Fix: font conflict issue
improved styles


Simplified admin pages
Performance improvement


New interface – docs


New interface


  • Style-8 shortcode issue fixed


  • Style-8 simplified


  • Improved plugin performance
  • vereinfachter Stil-4
  • Style-1 – default theme button
  • Fixed some issues


  • Google Analytics
  • Facebook Analytics

silent release

  • App First option to fix cache issue
  • shortcodes new attribute


  • Initial message – {{url}} placeholder
  • new style – Add own Image
  • Hide Style based on Device in shotcodes


  • New style-9, Green Square
  • Supports Analytics – using google tag manager
  • animations – alpha version
  • style-3 can choose .svg or .png image versions
  • style-4 image size reduced, ~ 2kb
  • performance improvement.


  • can add pre-filled text
  • style-1 – can change button text.
  • setting page link added in plugins page
  • show / hide is now changed to hide on – based on page types


  • improved: code on how to detect mobile device.
  • sticky save button in options page – easy to save.
  • option page – Documentation links.


  • convert plugin to bit of OOP style


  • Initial release.