Cómo Usar los Stickers de WhatsApp en Móviles iOS y Android 1

WhatsApp How to Use WhatsApp Stickers on iOS and Android If we talk about which are the best applications for devices …

If we talk about which are the best applications for mobile devices, or at least those that in no way could be missing from our smartphones, there is no doubt that the WhatsApp messenger is one of them.

And beyond the historical discussions about whether it is the best messaging app or not, the truth is that its developers all the time add functions to make it more interesting, such as stickers.

And it is from this situation that, in the next few lines, we want to show you how to use WhatsApp stickers on your smartphone, regardless of whether it runs iOS or Android operating system, the two most popular in the world.

How to use WhatsApp stickers on your Android phone

Well, we’ll start then with what happens in the case of the Android operating system. First of all, you have to make sure that the app is up to date, and when you have done it, you can enjoy the stickers by following these steps:

  • Open the WhatsApp app
  • Go to any chat and click on the traditional emoji button next to the text box
  • At the bottom of the screen you will see three icons, the emoji, the GIF and the stickers
  • Click on the last one
  • Check all the available stickers and click on the one you want to send

If you pay attention, you will see that Inside the stickers section there are three icons: a clock, a star and a heart. The first one refers to the last used stickers, the second the favorites, and the heart, to the stickers that express feelings.

Also, from the + that is on the right side you can download more stickers among the many that are available within the All stickers tab, directly by going to the Get more stickers function.

How to use WhatsApp stickers on your iPhone phone

We pass in the second instance to what happens with Apple mobile devices, the iPhone. About these we have to say that the step by step is quite similar, starting with having the application updated to the latest version. Then follow this procedure:

  • Open the WhatsApp app
  • Go to any chat and click on the traditional emoji button next to the text box
  • At the bottom of the screen you will see three icons, the emoji, the GIF and the stickers
  • Click on the last one
  • Check all the available stickers and click on the one you want to send

As you can see, there are practically no differences with the tutorial on Android because in this sense the app is similar in both environments.

How can we create and customize our own stickers on WhatsApp?

Now, if there is something interesting about WhatsApp stickers, it is that we can not only use the ones that come by default or download others from applications developed for it, but it is also possible to create and customize ours.

Of course, to do it, you must meet these requirements:

  • The sticker must have a transparent background
  • Its measurements must be 512×512 pixels
  • They should not weigh more than 100 KB

That said, let’s see the steps to follow according to each operating system.

Create Stickers for WhatsApp on Android

  • First of all download the ES File Explore app from Google Play Store
  • Look for the personalized stickers in the download directory of your mobile to know where they are
  • Click on the upper right corner within the WhatsApp Stickers and click on Create sticker pack
  • Select the ones you want to add and give them a name
  • Accept and verify this action
  • Click on Add to each label package and proceed to import them
  • When the import is finished, from the tutorial that we have taught you before you will be able to use each new sticker created

Create Stickers for WhatsApp on iPhone

  • First of all download the Sticker Maker WASticker Lite app from the App Store
  • Tap on the More button at the bottom to create a new pack of stickers or stickers
  • There you can edit the contents without problems
  • After that, press the Tray icon towards the upper left
  • Select if you want to take a photo or choose an existing image
  • You can edit the image as you prefer or part of it. When you finish, click Save
  • Click on each of the slots labeled with numbers, adding individual photos to continue creating other stickers that are part of the package in question
  • To finish, confirm that all the stickers you just created have been added and click Save sticker pack to finish
  • When you have finished all the steps, you will be redirected to WhatsApp to confirm that you want to save the new package
  • There click on Save to add it to the collection in WhatsApp to start using them in the messenger

Both in the case of stickers created on iOS and Android, you have to keep in mind that as these stickers are stored on the device, if you use another smartphone you will not have access to themas they are only available locally.