Emoticons are a fundamental element in instant messaging apps. Thanks to them, it is possible to express feelings or moods more effectively than by writing text. Over the years, the big tech companies like Apple and Google haven’t stopped adding new characters. These are known as emojis.
But what if a single emoticon doesn’t quite convey what you’re thinking? In this case, one of the new features of the Google and WhatsApp keyboard cannot be overlooked.
How to combine two emojis with Gboard in WhatsApp
In order for the trick mentioned in this article to work, the Google keyboard installed be. On this page you will find a link through which you can get its APK for free and safely. All in all, Gboard is the default keyboard on most Android phones. So chances are you already have them.
Once you’ve selected Gboard as your default, open a WhatsApp conversation. Then tap in the text field to bring up the keyboard and then tap the smiley face button.
Emoji Menü in Gboard
A long press brings up another white smiley face on a blue background. Now you have to tap on it.
Open emoji picker
This will open the emoji selector. Select two to add to the writing area.
Tap two emojis
The combination is displayed in the upper area. Tap on it to send it. There are additional suggestions on the right side of the screen.
It’s important to know that not all emojis are supported. This feature is limited to those showing facial expressions. It is not possible to combine emojis from flags, vehicles or other similar categories. It is also important to remember that the combinations as Sticker be sent.