Want to add some custom emojis to your Slack channels? We’ve got your back.
Adding a custom emoji to Slack is a simple technique that will make your virtual office more enjoyable. The benefits of introducing a custom emoji to Slack would be off the charts if you did a cost-benefit analysis.
Before you begin, there are a few things you should know about creating a custom emoji to Slack. Custom emoji may be found in the emoji tab under the Slack icon, and they can only be created in Slack on desktop. Additionally, the best custom emojis are square photos under 128KB with translucent backgrounds.
Websites like slackmojis.com offer bespoke Slack emojis for download.
To make a custom emoji in Slack, follow the steps below.
In Slack, here’s how to make a custom emoji:
1. Log in to Slack.
2. Select the smiley face icon from the drop-down menu.
3. Choose “Add Emoji” from the drop-down menu.
4. Click “Upload Picture” and drag the image or GIF you wish to use from your computer to the “Upload an image” section.
5. Under “Give it a name,” type the emoji’s name.
6. Click “Save.”
When your emoji is saved, a box will appear in the lower left corner, indicating that it has been saved and is available to use.
That concludes the discussion. Now get to work and make your job a little more enjoyable.