to its app and very soon, it will be roll out to all WhatsApp users. Right now,
it’s still a server side test available to some beta testers.
rolling out colored statuses on its Android app that allowed users to write their
status update with a colorful background, font, and emoji combination. Now, the
same feature has been spotted on WhatsApp new status screen as well.
WhatsApp hope it will convince people to start using the status feature.
and look for the floating pencil button on the bottom right.
latest 2.17.291 beta version, but its already visible on some beta testers WhatsApp version, so it could be a server
side switch or it might require you clear app data to show up.
yours is now active.