How to Make WhatsApp Text Bold, Italic, Strikethrough and Monospace

WhatsApp allows us to do text formatting on our messages.

Here are the formatting options that are currently available on the WhatsApp:

  • Bold
  • Italics
  • Strikethrough
  • Monospace

The WhatsApp text formatting is simple and it can be done within a minute.

Without further ado, let’s see the steps to add text formatting to your conversation.

Make WhatsApp Text Bold, Italic, Strikethrough and Monospace

Steps

  • Type your message on WhatsApp.
  • Select the text that you want to format and you can see a popup now.
  • Tap the Overflow menu (three vertical dots) on the popup.
  • Scroll down the options to see all the formatting options.
  • Whatsapp text formatting options
  • Choose the formatting option as per your wish and hit "Send" icon to send it.
  • That's it. All done.

Don’t worry about the special characters at the beginning and end of the text. They all will be gone when you hit the "Send" icon and you can only see the formatting alone.

Whatsapp text bold, italic, strikethrough and monospace

There is an alternate way to do this same task and here it is:

Make WhatsApp Text Bold

To make bold text in WhatsApp, you need to add * (Asterisk) at the beginning and end of the text.

For instance, if you want to send “Hi” in bold, you need to type like this:

Whatsapp bold text

Make WhatsApp Text Italic

To make italic text in WhatsApp, you need to add _ (Underscore) at the beginning and end of the word.

_Hi_

Whatsapp italic text

Make WhatsApp Text Strikethrough

If you want to send strikethrough text, you need to add ~ (Tilde) at the beginning and end of the word.

~Hi~

Whatsapp strikethrough text

Make WhatsApp Text Monospace

To do this, you need to add 3 Grave accent (`) at the beginning and end of the text.

For instance, if you want to monospace the word “Hi”, you need to compose like this:

```Hi```

Whatsapp monospace text

You can use multiple or all combinations together (except monospace).

For instance, to get bold italicized text, you can use this combination:

*_Hi_*

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