One of the main virtues of Snapchat Snaps and stories is the possibility it offers when it comes to personalizing content. For example, it lets you add text, tags, or links. In addition to all this, the application includes a wide collection of emojis and smilies. Also, it is possible to add annotations and expressions using freehand drawings. Here, we explain how you can simply do it yourself thanks to its Android App.

Adding emojis and smilies in Snaps

To start, press the shutter. Record a video or take a photo to add your smilies.

Create a new video or photo-based storyCreate a new video or photo-based story

Tap on the side icon in the shape of a label.

Add tagsAdd tags

A selector with different labels will appear on the screen. It is possible to select from several categories. To add one, simply tap on it.

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If you tap on the smiley face icon, you will see a gallery of emojis. In the same way, you only have to tap on one of them to add it to your photos.

Select emojisSelect emojis

Press and hold the emoji to move it through the story. In addition, you can resize it in the same way you would enlarge a photo.

Add drawings to the SnapAdd drawings to the Snap

How to add faces using the drawing tool

Another way to add faces and other elements is to use the drawing tool. Tap on the pencil icon and swipe your finger across the screen to create your own drawing. As you can see in the following image, you can change the color with the side selector. When you are done, use Send to save the changes.

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Finally, select your Snap destination.

Send the story to your contactsSend the story to your contacts

As usual, you can share your creation in your story or with your contacts.