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';```