How to easily create and add bitmoji to your keyboard on iPhone

Make Your Conversations More Fun by creating a Bitmoji

You can now personalize your messages and make them more fun by using a Bitmoji. If it's the first time you've heard about it, to sum it up, it's a cute avatar that you can create and send to your friends.

How to easily create and add bitmoji to your keyboard on iPhone

With the Bitmoji app, you can make a cartoon version of yourself and show off your personality by customizing it with different crazy outfits. To create one, you need to download a third-party application and then add it to your iPhone keyboard to use across your compatible apps.

If you're a Snapchat user, the Bitmoji avatar can also be linked to your account and used there. But for now, let's see how you can create, add, and use Bitmoji on your iPhone

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Create your own Bitmoji

To create a Bitmoji, follow the steps below:

1. Open the App Store.
2. In the search field, enter "Bitmoji".
3. Download the app and open it.

Get the Bitmoji app

4. Tap on "Create Avatar".

Create avatar

5. Select "Use Email".
6. Enter your birthday information and tap on "Continue".
7. Then, enter your email address and tap on "Continue".
8. Create a password for your account and tap on "Sign Up".
9. Select your gender.
10. You can take a selfie to generate a Bitmoji based on your photo or skip.

Take a selfie or skip

11. Customize your Bitmoji, and when you're ready, tap on "Save".

Customize avatar

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Add Bitmoji to your keyboard

To add the created Bitmoji to your iPhone keyboard, follow the steps below:

1. Open device settings.
2. Go to "Bitmoji" settings.
3. Tap on "Keyboard".

Go to Keyboards

4. Under "Keyboards", tap on "Bitmoji" and turn on "Allow Full Access".

Add Bitmoji keyboard and allow all access

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How to use the Bitmoji keyboard

To use the Bitmoji keyboard, follow the steps below:

1. Open a preferred messaging app.
2. In a conversation select the text field, tap and hold the Globe icon, and select "Bimoji".

View Bitmoji keyboard

3. Tap on the Bitmoji you want to send.

Select Bitmoji

4. Now, press and hold the text field until a menu pops up and select "Paste".
5. When the Bitmoji is pasted, tap on the Send icon.

If you have any questions, feel free to leave a comment below!

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