Creating personalized stickers on WhatsApp is a native WhatsApp feature. Many messenger apps as Telegram and WeChat have these features. WhatsApp stickers were made popular after the release of this feature, especially in the festival season. You can make your own WhatsApp Stickers by using third-party tools available on the Play Store. The most searched query on google this month is Top Christmas theme Stickers on Play Store. Stickers are also available to be used in regional languages. As a developer, you can easily make and add stickers. WhatsApp provides sample apps and code for both Android and iOS. Creating stickers from the sample app requires minimal coding experience.
Make Your Own WhatsApp Stickers on Android
You can make your own custom personalized WhatsApp stickers by third-party tools. One of the most used apps you can get from the Google Play Store “Sticker Maker ” (Download). You can use your gallery photos, Google Photos or click a photo from the Phone’s camera. Let’s take a look at the steps to use this app
Download Sticker Maker app
Go to Play Store and Download Sticker Maker from Play Store.
Select name for your pack
select name for your pack, you can create up to 30 stickers per pack. Once you save the pack to WhatsApp you can’t edit the pack. To add more sticker you have to create a new sticker pack.
Add the Stickers to the pack
Select photos from your Phone’s gallery and crop the part for the stickers.
Publish Your Sticker Pack
After creating stickers and adding them to the pack. Publish the pack you will get a pop-up for successfully published the pack.
Send the stickers to your contacts
Go to WhatsApp, Open Keyboard in a chat > Stickers section to navigate to MyStickers pack and select stickers to send.
Make sure you have the latest version of WhatsApp, to add stickers to WhatsApp. There are many third-party apps similar to the “Sticker Maker” but I recommend it because of its highest rating and providing easy interface. I personally love to use this app to create stickers to share with my contacts.
Now, WhatsApp has added support of animated stickers in app and web version. The stickers you add on your WhatsApp mobile version will also be avaialble on the web version. The another most downloaded app you can use is Stickerly. It has the a larger number of premade stickers in all the categories.