3.8 How to add Bitmoji
How to add Bitmoji: With the acquisition of Bitstrips, maker of personalized Emoji known as Bitmojis, Snapchat bought itself the perfect possibilities to expand their Emoji assortment, which already was very broad. With the extra features this personalized Emoji-app offered, the link between Snapchat and Bitmoji was made very quickly.
The target of the Bitmoji app is to let users create their own Emoji which users could use in every chat message. The Bitmoji Emoji could be share via among others WhatsApp, Facebook, Instagram, Google Hangouts, Facebook Messenger, Gmail, Twitter and of course Snapchat. On this page we are trying to explain how you can set up your own Bitmoji and how you can use it within Snapchat.
How to get your personalized Emoji?
With the following steps we will explain you how you can get your personalized Emoji.
STEP 1: If you are interested in creating your own personalized Emoji, you should go to the Snapchat settings. After you have opened the Snapchat app, you can swipe down in order to get to your personal overview. In the right corner, you can tap the settings icon. Once there, you can find a Bitmoji section, tap it and choose to connect your Bitmoji.
STEP 2: If you already have the Bitmoji app, this was a very easy step, as you only have to accept this connection. If you’re not familiar with Bitmoji at all, we will guide you through it. Please remember this is a Snapchat guide and we will not provide very detailed information on the Bitmoji app.
STEP 3: Once you tap the connect Bitmoji button if you don’t have the Bitmoji app yet, it will lead you automatically to the Google’s Play Store or Apple’s App Store. There you can download and install the app.
STEP 4: After you have installed the app, you can open it and the instructions within Bitmoji speak for themselves. Through a step-by-step selection you will select the several aspects which will together shape your personalized Bitmoji. After you are done creating your own Emoji, you can try again to connect Snapchat to Bitmoji.
STEP 5: When the connection has been made between Snapchat and Bitmoji, you can use your personalized Emoji in the various features Snapchat offers. First of all, you can send the Bitmojis directly from the Bitmoji app.
Second, you can of course find your personalized Emoji at the Emoji section after you have taken your Snap. If you don’t know where you can find the Emoji section, please read the previous topic first.
STEP 6: If you have found the Emoji section, you will be surprised of the apparent endless possibilities which Bitmoji offers.
If you have selected the personalized Bitmoji you would like to add to your Snap, you can perform the same actions as you are used to from the other Emoji. You can drag them, resize them, rotate them and of course pin them to a place in your video.
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