How do I update my status on WhatsApp?

WhatsApp Status lets you share photos, videos and GIFs with your friends, how do I use it?

To share photos or videos in your Status, tap the Status icon in the bottom left and then tap My Status. Now you can take a picture with the shutter button or record a video by holding the shutter button. Flash and low light settings are at the top right, front/back camera is in the bottom right. Choose a photo or video from your library with the icon on the bottom left. Once you make a selection you can add a caption, rotate, add emoji, text or doodle on it. Tap the blue button in the bottom right to set it as your status. Your status will automatically disappear after 24 hours.

How to create a status on WhatsApp on iPhone and iPad.