WhatsApp introduces the new feature, to add Animated Stickers. This functionality has been available for a while on both iOS and Android, and WhatsApp is now allowing users to import animated images as sticker packs (via a compatible app) into the app, similar to how users can still import static image sticker packs.
WhatsApp, the famous chat app, has announced a new application for importing animated sticker sets, which will be available in the next 24 hours. To start, users must upgrade WhatsApp in order to take advantage of the animated sticker pack import feature. Then they should have one of the several “sticker builder” applications available on the Google Play Store or the Apple App Store.
This news was confirmed by WABetaInfo, who announced it on Twitter “I’m excited to share that WhatsApp is announcing the ability to import animated sticker packs for ALL iOS and Android users WORLDWIDE TODAY! Within 24 hours, the feature will be available on your WhatsApp edition. Enjoy submitting your animated stickers, and follow the instructions in the article “.
“TODAY, WhatsApp users in Brazil, India, and Indonesia will be able to download third-party animated sticker packs for iOS and Android. Within the next few hours, the Sticker Builder app will assist you in making animated sticker packs “The website has been updated. Users can even create their own Animated Sticker pack.
This functionality has been available for a while on both iOS and Android, and WhatsApp is now allowing users to import animated images as sticker packs (via a compatible app) into the app, similar to how users can still import static image sticker packs.
How to Create Animated Sticker Pack in WhatsApp
Go to the most popular website Giphy, this platform allows users to create and download their own GIFs
Click on the Sticker Tab in Home Page.
Search for the moving images without Background image, and download the one, which fits in your mood.
The sticker, which you choose, will be downloaded in GIF format. But here is the trick, it won’t work on WhatsApp.
You need to change GIF extension to WEBP, and here is the link to convert . Also, remember to keep 512 x 512 pixels before uploading the file.
Add the files to WhatsApp –> Sticker folder, and that’s it. To get to this file, go to WhatsApp –> Media and then –> WhatsApp Sticker. You can now share it with your friends quickly and easily.
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