A Quick Guide on How to Change the Whatsapp Font

Colors invariably soothe our eyes. We, as humans, love to present ourselves dramatically. We particularly make our presentation the center of attention. Whether in our appearance, our expression or the texts, creativity and style has to be in the bottom line. 

While WhatsApp is the most popular app for texting, many are not aware of the hidden tricks to make proper use of the app for messaging. The most interesting trick to make your text look presentable is to change the font style and font size. But how to change the font in WhatsApp? 

Let’s see some fun tricks and learn how to change font style in WhatsApp. 

WhatsApp Font Size

  1. Open WhatsApp and go to Settings. Tap on the 3 vertical dots at the top right corner on the WhatsApp Home screen to select Settings.
  2. Once you have done that select Chats under Settings.
  3. Tap on Font Size under Chat Settings.
  4. There will be 3 options given – Small, Medium and Large. Now you can select the desired font size.

Once you have set your desired font size, open a conversation in the chat box.

This is how we change font size in Whatsapp. 

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WhatsApp Font Style

To bold your message you need to place an asterisk on both sides of the text, like:


To italicize your message you need to place an underscore on both sides of the text, like:


To strikethrough your message you need to place a tilde on both sides of the text, like:


To monospace your message, place three backticks on both sides of the text, like:


Alternatively, you can send bold-formatted text in WhatsApp via the built-in options. Before sending the message, just select a part of the message you would like to format and tap on the chosen text to reveal the contextual menu. 

How to change the font in WhatsApp, Android and IOS? 

On iPhone, choose BIU followed by Bold. On Android, tap on the three-dot icon and choose Boldly.

The 4 free apps to change the font style are – 

  • Fonts
  • Stylish fonts
  • Phonto
  • Fancy fonts

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WhatsApp Font Color

WhatsApp has no feature to change the font color but to achieve the color text in WhatsApp, few apps give you a third-party keyboard that is free and will give you your style of conversation. 

The best app to change WhatsApp font color is BlueWords. This app is available for Android on its official Play Store and will teach you how to change the font color. All you have to do is to copy and paste the text manually. However, there is a feature that allows you to change the text color directly from WhatsApp as in the Chat Styles app

These were a few interesting tricks you can use in your daily life to communicate and make your messages look attractive. 




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