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Sunday 13 August 2017

Sarahah App:Why it is going viral and how it works?

Sarahah App:Why it is going viral and how it works?

sarahah feedback application
Sarahah Application is a simple way to get honest feedback.
Over the last few weeks,people are talking of a messaging application, called Sarahah. Sarahah is an anonymous messaging app.You can send messages to anyone on network even without logging in.he Sarahah app is meant for sending and receiving feedback from others, anonymously. Sarahah, means "frankness" or "honesty" in Arabic.So it is an app to share frank and honest feedback..Sarahah developers claims that "Sarahah helps you in discovering your strengths and areas for improvement by receiving honest feedback from your employees and your friends in a private manner".It was developed by Zain al-Abidin Tawfiq from Saudi Arabia .Why Sarahah application is going viral now and how it works?
The app launched a few months ago, and it's been growing in regions like Egypt and Saudi Arabia,but now it is gaining momentum in India too.The application has already crossed 5 million downloads in playstore.Profile sharing via other social medias like whatsapp and snapchat also contributed to its recent growth.

Sarahah app - how it works

After downloading Sarahah application you can create a Sarahah profile, which anyone can visit. Even without logging in, people can visit your profile and leave messages, anonymously. I you are logged in, messages are still anonymous by default, but you can choose to tag your identity.Application need access to your contacts to identify your friends having a Sarahah profile.

how sarahah application works
Screen shots of Sarahah
All the incoming messages show up in an inbox, and you can flag messages, delete them, reply, or favourite them to find them easily later.

Sarahah app privacy settings

Sarahah privacy settings
To improve the user experience from their privacy side, developers have provided privacy settings.
Privacy features allow you to remove your profile from search results, limiting your audience to people who you share your profile with, and you can also turn off access for unauthorized users .Only people who are logged in will be able to comment. You can also block senders, so even if you can't see the name of the user, they won't be able to send you a message again. 

How to use Sarahah app

1.Sarahah is available free on Android and iOS.Download official 'Sarahah' appliaction from Google    playstore or itunes.
2.Create a profile by providing your Name and email address set your login password.
3.Set your privacy choice.You can share your profileThat's it ,you are ready to use Sarahah app.
4.Use search tab to find your friends.
5.You can also share your Sarahah ID with your friends via whatsapp,facebook,mail,SMS etc.
6.You can use Sarahah application from your PC also.Visit Sarahah official site     

Pros and Cons of Sarahah instant message application

  • Made for a purpose.To share constructive feedback. It helps people self-develop by receiving constructive anonymous feedback
  • Simple Design and user interface.
  • One step profile creation
  • Sarahah's focus is more on messaging and less on social media, and so visiting another users' profile won't show anything.In profile only email and name is mandatory. No other information like age,sex,address etc.. are asked asked for profile creation.
  • It can lead to cyber bullying.But developers have provided options to keep your profile private.There is no option to respond to messages now.
Hope you understood 'Why Sarahah app is  going viral and how it works?'.Install Sarahah application today itself and see what others are thinking about you.

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