The social media giant has finally launched the Facebook avatar on its platform in 2021. Have you taken note of those cute Bitmoji-like avatars all over the Facebook feed? This social media giant is getting better and even on this popular version of emojis that helps capture your likeness and helps you to make self-expression that much more fun online.
This avatar feature is similar to that of Snapchat’s Bitmoji and apples Emoji only that it’s better. If you what to know why I say it’s better to try creating yours. To be able to create your own avatar isn’t that hard, just read it down to get more details.
Now to make it simple and plain the Facebook avatar is a feature that allows you the opportunity to create a cartoonish version of yourself online for free, not only that it’s also used for a lot of things on Facebook.
With lots of interactions going on Facebook these days it’s more important than ever to be able to express yourself personally on Facebook,” “With so many emotions and expressions to choose from, avatars let you react and engage more authentically with family and friends across the app,” Simo added.
You can also share your Facebook avatar on your timeline. Also, the avatar can be used as a profile picture. You can customize your avatar with a variety of faces, hairstyles, and outfits.
Why Is Avatar Not On My Facebook
If the Facebook Avatar is not showing up on your own app, you will have to update your Facebook app on your iOS or Android. Once you have updated to the recent version of Facebook in the App Store or Google Play, check to see if you can find the Facebook Avatar feature. To do this, use any comment box and click on the “smiley” button, then the sticker tab.
How Does Avatar on Facebook Work
You can now create your own avatar on Facebook by heading to the comment composer in your Facebook app or Messenger app. From there, tap the smiley button, then go to the sticker tab, and choose “create your avatar”. It’s that easy! You’ll notice a range of options, including hairstyles, complexions, and outfits.
How to Create Your Avatar on Facebook
You must know the steps if you want to create an avatar and here are the guidelines you should follow and you will create a nice avatar:
- Well, you should open the Facebook app on your phone.
- Now click on the ‘More’ button which appears on the right corner of your screen. That appears like (three lines vertically).
- Then scroll down and tap on “See more”.
- Make sure to select the “Avatars” option.
- Then tap Next to Get Started.
- Also, select your preferred skin tone and tap on Next.
- Then choose a hairstyle for your avatar. You can select Short, Medium or Long and the color for your hairstyle.
- Now select your avatar’s face shape, complexion, and face lines.
- Also, select an eye shape and color for your avatar.
- In the next step, you should select the eyebrow shape and color.
- Also, you can add glasses for your avatar.
- Then customize the nose and mouth.
- You can select the beards and color of the facial hair.
- Then choose a body shape.
- Also, choose your avatar’s outfit.
- Finally, tap on Next and then “Done”.
Now once you have created the avatar in your Facebook app, you will be able to use your avatar on your desktop, laptop, iPad, or other tablets.