What kind of formatting is possible with Message Templates?

WhatsApp allows for basic formatting in message templates.

To format a message or a part of a message, use the formatting symbols described in this table.

Formatting Description Symbol Example
Italic text Italicize your message with an underscore on both sides of the text _text_ Welcome to _tyntec_
Bold text Place an asterisk on both sides of the text *text* Your total is EUR *19.90*
Struck through text To strikethrough your message, place a tilde on both sides of the text ~text~ This is ~better~ best!
Monospace text / code Place three backticks on both sides of the text ```text``` ```print 'Hello World';```

You can find more information about how to create your message templates here.