WhatsApp for Android is working on to set a URL preview feature in its future update. The latest version 2.12.312 is now available from the company's website that adds a rich preview feature to the instant messaging service.
The new update is called as rich preview that allows sender to preview a link that is shared by them. According to a report, the company is still working on the update.
If you are using WhatsApp with version 2.12.312, you will see a small preview windows with the title of the page that you shared the link. Unfortunately, when you send these full previews, the recipients will not be able to see them even if they are on 2.12.312.
As of now, rich previews seems to only work on regular URLs. For instance, the rich preview don't come on image links and are limited to small snippets. If you share an Instagram link you will only get the image caption and if you share a link to a twitter you will just see the first few word.
You can download the beta version of 2.12.312 WhatsApp on APK Mirror