How to create and send Stickers on Whatsapp and download new stickers

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Guide to Whatsapp Stickers, how to send them, how to create new stickers, download and organize stickers to send in chat


In WhatsApp you can send them the Stickers, that is cute and also animated stickers to be used in chats instead of Emoji or GIFs. WhatsApp stickers they work in a similar way to those of Facebook and Telegram, with a section dedicated to stickers and the ability to add new sticker packs and also to create new personalized ones.
Stickers are like emoticons and can be sent in any chat by tapping a sticker icon in the selection interface that appears by pressing the smiley button next to the write box. Like emojis, stickers also serve to convey emotions and moods without having to write words, which are also included in some stickers.
While to send the stickers on Whatsapp it's simple, in this article we also see how you can create new stickers using the Whatsapp app on Android, iPhone or even Whatsapp visa website and then all the possibilities to add the most used ones to your favorites, to group them and to download other stickers for Whatsapp.

How to send Stickers Stickers in Whatsapp (on Android, iPhone and also from Whatsapp Web).

To send stickers, tap the emoji icon next to the WhatsApp typing area. While before there were only emojis and GIFs, now you will find the sticker icon. You can send stickers both on individual chats and in groups.

Recently used stickers, are kept close at hand like emojis, so you can find and send them quickly. When you open the sticker panel, the recently used stickers are in the first tab at the top, with an icon that looks like a clock.

Each Sticker can then be added to favorites, to create a special collection of the ones you like best, for easier access. To find your favorite stickers, open the sticker panel and tap the Star icon. To add stickers to the favorites section, tap and hold on the chosen sticker, then from the pop-up menu, tap Add.

In the button bar above the stickers, in addition to the favorites button and the recent button, there is also a button with a heart icon that allows you to view the various stickers based on emotions. You will then be able to see the stickers with happy faces or the sad ones, the affectionate ones and the alert ones.

Create new Stickers on Whatsapp (on Whatsapp Web)

Using the WhatsApp web app (not yet on Android and iPhone) you can not only send Stickers, but also create new ones from your photos on your PC.
To do this, open a chat and press the paper clip button like sending a photo or document. Among the options, choose the sticker and then select an image to upload.
Then, click on the image, resize the photo with the mouse by moving the dots around and then use the buttons at the top to crop the image (which will always be a square), to add a smiley, to add a sticker, to write on the sticker or even to draw on it.
It becomes a very easy way to create new stickers for Whatsapp chat, perhaps using your selfies or other images to make them more original and funny.

Remember that you can send personalized stickers even with your own face. We have seen how to do it, in the guide on how create animated stickers with our face for Messenger and Whatsapp.

Download or create new stickers (Android only)

Scrolling through the list of all the stickers (su Whatsapp per Android), you can touch the key for download more stickers, which refers to a long list, or you can directly download one of these apps, the ones with the best stickers. Once you have installed a sticker app, these will be visible in the list directly on Whatsapp. Obviously, by removing the app the various stickers will disappear.

Among the best sticker packs for android that you can install on Whatsapp we can download for free:

  • Sticker Studio offers a variety of stickers divided into various categories and the ability to easily create new ones.
  • - Sticker Maker to find millions of WhatsApp animated stickers and create custom stickers.
  • Wemoji - WhatsApp Sticker Maker, allows you to easily cut a selfie photo and create the sticker to send on Whatsapp, with the addition of writings or other graphic elements.
  • 10 Sticker Packs, featuring Telegram's 10 most popular sticker packs. There are stickers with bunnies, birds, crocodiles, cats, cute sharks, dogs, penguins, polar bears and unicorns.
  • Halloween stickers with cute scary designs, and 10 different types of stickers, beautiful to use not only on Halloween but at any time.
  • Sticker Packs For Whatsapp allows you to create new stickers using any image or photo, custom designs, written texts, emoticons.
  • Sticker Maker is another application that can be used to create new stickers with your photos.
  • Bigmoji is another app to have the classic Emoji as a sticker, only much larger.
  • New Stickers is a rather rich collection of stickers for Whatsapp, which includes stickers for Christmas, Animals, TV Shows, Video Games, Celebrities, Soccer and much more.

The groups of stickers added and downloaded will also appear on the Whatsapp Web site, to be sent also from PC.

Group stickers

When multiple stickers are sent at the same time in a conversation, WhatsApp automatically groups them into pairs to save space on the chat screen. To see the groupings of stickers you will have to close the chat and then reopen it. As you will notice, at the beginning only one type of stickers is available.
To add other stickers to Whatsapp, in the selection screen, you must press the + key on the right in the button bar of the row with favorites, recent and heart. Here you will find all the sticker packs available from Whatsapp, which you can download for free. All added stickers will be visible on the My Stickers screen.
In this list it is possible to order different types of stickers by holding down on one of them and then using the button to move them (the one with four lines).
Once the order is changed, it will automatically reflect on the main Whatsapp stickers screen. To delete a particular package, from the My Stickers screen, tap the trash can icon.
Thanks to the use of your favorite stickers it is also possible send Memoji and Animoji on Whatsapp from Android.

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