WhatsApp Inc- was founded in 2009 by Brian Acton and Jan Koum, both former employees of Yahoo!. After Koum and Acton left Yahoo! in September 2007, the duo traveled to South America as a break from work. Whatsapp today has hit more than a billion of users and downloads.
WhatsApp is now a popular messenger app which has More than 1 billion users and downloads in over 180 countries using WhatsApp to stay in touch with friends and family.
Backup refers to the copying of physical or virtual files or databases to a secondary site for preservation in case of equipment failure or other catastrophe. When you backup all the files on yout WhatsApp, you will br able to restore them back if they get missing or mistakenly deleted.
Step 1 : Firstly, launch or open your WhatsApp Messenger.
Step 2 : Now click on the Menu Button > then click "Settings" >> "Chats".
Step 3 : Click "Chat Backup" Tap on "Back up to Google Drive"and set up the backup frequency to your liking, or tap Back Up to do an immediate backup.
Step 4 : You will be prompted to select a Google account that you will back up your chat history to. If you do not have a Google account, tap Add account when prompted. Please remember the Google account you are using for the backup.
Step 5 : Tap on Back up over to choose the network you wish to use for
backup. Please note that backing up over cellular may result in more or
additional data charges that's requires data.