WhatsApp tricks ĺ To get bold text before and after the phrase or word type* Example *bold* To get italics use symbol underscore_ Together strike through Use ~ Ensure no space between the letter at start and at end as well. There could be more tricks like this. Those who know more of this trucks for WhatsApp please spell it out here. To quote text of someone, just swipe right on the desired message and it will appear at the top of the text field. This will attach your response to the quoted text (or picture) for all to see. You can hold down on a message and tap the arrow icon on the left to do the same thing.