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Facebook avatars are the new craze, how to create yours

Facebook avatars are the new craze, how to create yours”

Facebook avatars dropped across Europe last month around April 21 after platform bosses unveiled them in 2019.

They allow people to add an extra flair to their comments and stories, replacing the conventional emoji.

Second, users should launch the app, tap on the menu icon (it looks like three horizontal lines) at the bottom right of the screen, scroll down and tap on See More, then tap on Avatars.

The landing page allows people to customise a base model, with an array of options available for them to bring the character close to their own appearance. You will be able to choose skin tone, hairstyle, head coverings, body type and more. There's even a section for face lines and complexion if you want to get down to the extreme details. Tapping on Next opens up the customization screen.

Fifth, when done customizing, users should tap on the check mark at the top right portion of the screen, then tap on Next after the avatar loads up in the following screen.

Facebook avatars are the new craze, how to create yours

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Say goodbye to the days of only being able to express your emotions through the generic sad, happy, angry or thumbs up emojis on Facebook.

Facebook rolled out its Avatar feature to users in the USA this week, after launching it past year in other countries.

In order to share your Facebook Avatar on computer or laptop via comments, all you should need to do is reply to a post or messenger message with a sticker.

To see the different Avatar stickers, tap on the sticker icon (the smiling square below the arrow) or if you'd like to make any changes to your avatar, click on the pencil icon.

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