As you know, emojis are a set of characters or pictures that can express emotions in virtual correspondence. At first glance, they are similar to emoticons, but unlike the latter, they express not only emotions, such as sadness, anger, joy, but also specific actions and conditions: dancing, walking, watching TV, listening to music, fatigue, crying, cold, heat, etc.
In other words, emojis can be called the next stage in the evolution of emoticons. In August 2019, animated emojis appeared in Telegram after the animated stickers.
This innovation brought another plus to Telegram's reputation. After all, with animated emoji, communication in Telegram has become more lively. And today we will tell you how to add and where to find, and even how to create animated emojis in Telegram.
- What are Animated Emojis
- How to Add Animated Emojis to Telegram
- Where to Find Animated Emojis
- How to Create Animated Emojis
- Emojis Benefits
What are Animated Emojis
Animated Emojis – a set of characters or pictures with which you can express emotions in virtual correspondence. In the arsenal of Telegram chips, animated emojis appeared. Their main difference from simple emojis, as you may have guessed by the name, is animation.
Animation animates emojis, making them move. The effect is similar to gif-animation.
The use of emoji-symbols is a wide scope for creativity and creativity not only in personal communication, but also in the field of SMM, with their help you can:
- Pay attention to the user by receiving an increase in traffic in the telegram channel;
- Visualize emotions, making communication more relaxed (especially, it will be useful for chat bots);
- Attract foreign users, as this is an international language;
- Reduce the display space of mobile devices, giving the user the opportunity to get more information.
We want to focus your attention on some special animated emojis that appeared with the latest Telegram update:
- Domino Cube, which you can use to draw or resolve a dispute with friends;
- A pulsating heart that will make your smartphone vibrate, creating the feeling that the heart is beating inside the smartphone. To feel the vibration, click on the sent “heart”;
- Several emojis on the theme of coronavirus.
To date, there are more than fifty characters in the list of Telegram animated emoji. Over time, this list will be updated.
How to Add Animated Emojis to Telegram
Using animated emojis in Telegram is quite easy. To do this, you just need to select the desired emoji and send in a separate message. But first you need to make sure that your application emoji animation is activated.
In order to add animated emojis to Telegram you need:
- Update Telegram to the latest version;
- After that, go to the “Settings” menu
- Enable animation in settings.
Below we will describe in more detail.
So, go to the application settings in Telegram.
Next, select the “Chat Settings” option.
In the menu that opens, make sure that the sliders in the “Animation” and “Large Emoji” options are activated, if not, slide the sliders to the right.
After these manipulations, you can use the animated emoji in Telegram.
To send an animated emoji to the recipient, you need to click on the “emoticon” icon, after which a list of emoji for selection will open. Select the desired emoji and click on the “Submit” button.
Please note that the sent message should contain only one emoji. The message should not contain text or additional emojis. Otherwise, emojis will not be animated, but become static.
Where to Find Animated Emojis
As you already understood, in the opened list of emoji in Telegram it is impossible to understand which emojis are animated. Over time, of course, you can remember which ones are animated and which are not. But there is a more convenient way to find out which emojis are animated.
To do this, you need to subscribe to the telegram channel Animated Emojis.
Information on the appearance of new animated emojis is regularly published on this channel.
Also, each publication of new emojis is accompanied by an original name in English and Unicode.
How to Create Animated Emojis
It is impossible to create animated emojis without skills in Adobe Photoshop. To date, simpler methods do not exist. But if you are an illustrator, designer or just a user of Adobe Photoshop, then this video will be interesting and useful to you.
According to recent scientific studies, emojis have a direct effect on the brain in an interesting way: for example, a smiling emoji symbol repeatedly used in personal correspondence, the brain interprets it as a real smile, ignoring the fact that the interlocutor and his emotions are not actually visible. It is noteworthy that we acquired such a perception feature when social networks became part of our life. And animated emojis in Telegram will only contribute to the development of such susceptibility.
Using emoji also transforms speech. Due to the fact that animated emojis actually replace gestures, voice intonation and facial expressions, people reduced the frequency of using slang in their correspondence, preferring a smiley or emoji.
Telegram animated emoji is another opportunity to revive correspondence, conveying emotions, facial expressions and tone of voice in those cases when it is impossible to see and hear them on a real interlocutor.