Various “chips” like this one are published in his account by the author under the nickname tatechtips. He said that you can change the font style in WhatsApp by adding special characters.
- To make text bold, you need to put an asterisk * before and after it. There is no need to separate it from words with a space.
- To make strikethrough text, you need the ~ symbol.
- For italics, use the underscore _.
In addition, you can select a word in the message typing window and wait for the context menu to appear. There you can choose from different writing styles, including bold, italic, and strikethrough.
Many users wrote in the comments that they did not know the method with special characters.