How to enable emoticons (Smiley face) keyboard for Apple iPhone iOS Whatsapp, Skype, iMessage and etc. This is a hidden feature in iOS, it offers several hundred emoji that you can access using the emoji keyboard.
To enable emoji from the keyboard settings in iOS:
- Tap Settings > General > Keyboard
- Tap Keyboards
- Tap Add New Keyboard
- Locate and tap Emoji
IMPORTANT: When sending emoji to non-iOS devices (other mobile phones, computers, or applications), the emoji may not appear as expected.