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 let your website visitors contact you with a single click.

Mobile: Navigates to WhatsApp App.

Desktop: Navigates to Webpage( / WhatsApp Desktop App.

💎 Styles

Select Style that matches your Website design.

8 predefined styles + Add your own Image/GIF.

Can Select different Styles for Mobile, Desktop.

🌼 Add Own Image

Instead of selecting a pre-defined style, add any image/Animated image/GIF.

✳️ Position to Place

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

⏩ Pre-filled Message

Text that appears at the WhatsApp chat window when the user clicks on the Image/button.

Users can start the conversation easily.

Add variables to change values dynamically
{site} -> Website Title
{title} -> Page Title
{url} -> Web page URL

With these variables we can understand from which page the user started WhatsApp chat.

Pre-filled Message

📈 Analytics

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

Google Analytics

Facebook Pixel

👓 Show/Hide

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

📒 Change Values at page level

Change ‘WhatsApp Number’, ‘Call to Action’ at the page level

Page level settings

🌈 Eight Styles + own Image

  1. Style-1: Button, appears as the theme button.
  2. Style-2: Image
  3. Style-3: Image
  4. Style-4: Chip style – a combination of image and a text message
  5. Style-5: Image, on hover shows 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

✏️ Styles are customizable

⛳ Shortcodes

Use shortcodes to add the icon/button with inline the Posts content, widgets.

change the default setting values using shortcode attributes – WhatsApp Number, Style, Prefilled message, Call to Action.

Chat Shortcodes


To change the WhatsApp number use ‘number’ attribute

[ht-ctc-chat number=915123456789]

Shortcodes for Chat


Enable Group chat feature and add WhatsApp Group id in the plugin setting page.

Make it easy for your customers to join your Whatsapp Group.



Let users share your website with their WhatsApp contacts and get more leads.


Screenshot (schermate di esempio)

  • 8 Styles, 1 Add own image / GIF Style
  • Chat Settings - Enter WhatsApp Number, prefilled message, call to action, style for dekstop, mobile
  • Chat Settings - position to place, web whatsapp on desktop
  • Change Values at page level: 'WhatsApp Number', 'Call to action', 'Group ID'
  • Add style at any position of the screen
  • Shortcodes - add style with inline the content
  • Style - 5 - Image with content box
  • Style - 8 - Materialize button
  • Style - 99 - Add your own Image / GIF(Animated Image)
  • Customize Styles
  • Enable Chat, Group, Share Settings
  • Group settings page
  • Share settings page
  • Hide on Selected pages
  • Show on Selected pages


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

country code +1
number: 6123456789
** WhatsApp number: 16123456789 **

Pre-filled Message

Makes user to start the conversation easily.

Add variables to change values dynamically
{url} -> Web page URL
{title} -> Page Title
{site} -> Website Title


Hi {site}!!
I like to know more information about this {title}, {url}.

With this prefilled text, we can know from which page the user started the conversation, regarding which they contacted us and their details

Call to Action

Text that appears along with the icon/button.

Call to actions are avialble for these Styles: 1, 4, 5, 6, 8
For styles 2, 3, 7 call to action will display when mouse hovers on the icon/Image.

Select Styles

Select styles based on Device.
* Style for Desktop
* Style for Mobile

For selecting styles: plugin detects the device(mobile, desktop) based on HTTP User Agent (using wp_is_mobile)

Styles are customizable according to your theme/usecase.

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

Center of the Screen (bottom-center)
bottom: 10px
right: 50%

Center of the Screen (left-center)
bottom: 50%
right: 10px

Plugin supports all CSS units as suffix. (px, %, rem,…)

position to place

Shortcodes Attributes

Shortcodes by default get values from settings page. Override this values using attributes.

  • number
  • call_to_action
  • pre_filled
  • style


[ht-ctc-chat number=915123456789]

Shortcodes for Chat


“Click to Chat” don’t collect any of the user data and don’t use cookies.

Show/Hide on Selected pages/devices

Show only on selected pages

Hide only on selected pages

Show/Hide on Mobile/Desktop

WhatsApp Group Invite/chat

Add WhatsApp group id at plugin settings page.

WhatsApp Share

Enable this featue and let users share your website easily.

Add variables to change values dynamically
{url} -> Web page URL
{title} -> Page Title
{site} -> Website Title

Share Text – E.g.

Checkout this Awesome page {title}, {url}

🔧 Basic Troubleshooting

  • Clear cache
  • Check WhatsApp number entered with country code
  • Check Show/Hide settings

We are happy to setup the plugin by screen share, please contact us.

❤️ Support / Contact

For any issues with the plugin / suggestions:

⭐️ Give Support

If you like the plugin, please support the developers by giving 5 star rating

Thank you so much from “Click to Chat” developers, HoliThemes.


18 Luglio 2020
Such a excellent customer service; I had a rlly stupid mistake, and they fix it in just 2 minutes! Best customer service! Thanks for your immediately help!
15 Luglio 2020
The plugin is really great and setup is super easy. Just make sure not to include the 00 for your country code. In addition the support is 6 star ! Thanks a lot for that great plugin and provided service.
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Changelog (registro delle modifiche)


  • Style-2, Style-3 Improved.
  • Updated: Show/Hide Settings
  • Updated: Hide based on device (Mobile, Desktop)
  • Updated: Customize Styles
  • Updated: Style-5
  • Updated: Style-7
  • Fix: ‘&’ symbol at prefilled message
  • Fix: Style-1 if no Call to Action


  • Updated: WhatsApp number at page level settings
  • Updated: Display Styles after WhatsApp Number is added.
  • Updated: Shortcode number attribute


  • Fix: Cache issue – Hide based on device – now detects based on screen size


  • Display Styles after WhatsApp Number is added.
  • Default sytles changed.


  • Fix: Color picker conflict


  • Hide based on device – now detects based on screen size
  • Facebook Pixel
  • Google Analytics values udpated


  • Fix: position to place suffix
  • Default image for style-99


  • Pre-filled message:
    • Now can add multiple lines.
    • new variable {site}
  • Fix: Shortcode Style-5 click, full width issue
  • style-8 more customize options


  • 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
  • Style-4 simplified
  • 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.