▷ How to create your own animated stickers for WhatsApp without installing applications

How to create your own animated stickers for WhatsApp without installing applications

With the arrival of stickers on WhatsApp, the way you express yourself with your friends has totally changed, especially with the new stickers with movements or, properly speaking, animated stickers.

Talking by sending an animated sticker, you can express much more than we can write with a simple touch on the screen, so we are going to teach you how to create your own animated stickers for WhatsApp from your cell phone.

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Guide to create your animated stickers for WhatsApp from Android

To create your own stickers, we are going to teach you two methods, which for the first one does not require that we have to download or install an application.

Method to create animated stickers without applications for WhatsApp

Although this method does not require installing extra applications to our Android phone, we will have to make use of an online tool that we can open from our mobile browser.

You need to have a gif or download a video from YouTube to create an animated sticker. After you define the image or video to use, follow the steps below:

  1. Enter the Ez Gif website from your cell phone .
  2. On the page you will find several options, select WebP and then "Video to WebP" or "GIF to WebP", of the file you are going to use.
  3. When the file loads, tap on the button that says "convert to" WebP ".
  4. You will notice that the image is duplicated, but the one below has the format that we just changed, then tap on the "Resize" tool to change the size, we suggest that you set the width and height to 512 x 512.
  5. Download your file in WebP format by tapping on the floppy that says "Save".
  6. Open your phone's file explorer, copy the downloaded WebP file and paste it into the Stickers folder within WhatsApp, the path would be the following "WhatsApp / Media / WhatsApp Stickers".
  7. Locate the sticker you have received, copy its name to ".webp" and rename it with another in the file explorer.
  8. Change the name of the created sticker to the one you copied from the previous sticker.
  9. Open the applications menu and press and hold the WhatsApp icon until you see the option "Application information".
  10. Within the Info of the app, touch on force close WhatsApp and delete only the cache of the application (This will not delete your messages and files).

Once these steps are done, you just have to close all the windows and open the WhatsApp application again. Go back to the chat where you received that animated sticker and you will notice that it is modified by the one you just created, just save it as a favorite and you can share it with all your contacts.

Create stickers with movement for WhatsApp with StickerMaker

For this method we recommend you define the image or images you want to use to convert it into stickers, in case you want to remove the background to an image, you can use several options to remove the background to a photo or image.

Then you just have to download and install the application from Google Play Sticker Maker and follow the steps below:

When you open the application, the first thing you have to do is touch where it says " Create a new sticker pack ", then you must assign a name to the pack and the name of the author. 

When you touch create, you will see the package with the name, touch to enter and you will see the following screen.

how to make stickers on whatsapp

Before uploading your first sticker, you must upload an image as the package icon, because if you don't, when saving and adding to your WhatsApp, it will not allow you. 

The process will be the same with your first, second, and third sticker , when you tap on the first window, you will be able to take a photo or upload an image from your gallery.

After loading your image, you will see 3 icons at the bottom of the screen, touch the second that says " Select all " and it will take you to the next screen where you can add a text as a label on the image or modify the outline. 

Tap on save and you will have your icon or first sticker inside the package. Repeat the process with all the stickers you want to create.

create animated whatsapp stickers

After loading all the images that you want to use as stickers, tap on the button that says " Add to WhatsApp " and it will ask you if you want to add the name of the package created to WhatsApp, click on " Add " and your sticker package will be ready available on your WhatsApp.

If you think that this option is too complicated, there is a new method to create Animated Stickers on WhatsApp with your Android phone.

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