How can you put your heart on Facebook

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Pavel Yosifovich
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You've recently noticed that many of your friends are increasingly using the heart symbol to show their appreciation for content posted on Facebook, instead of the classic "Like". You too would like to do the same, but at the moment you don't know how to do it. In the following paragraphs we will explain in detail how can you put your heart into facebook using various tools.

How to put your heart on Facebook step by step

Since Facebook introduced the reactions (the symbols that in 2016 were accompanied by the classic «Like» button), you can use the heart symbol to express our appreciation for the content of a post or comment. Using the Love It reaction is very simple, whether you decide to act from your mobile or from your PC.

How to put your heart on Facebook using the "Love" reaction from a mobile device

This is a fairly simple process, in fact, it has no degree of complication, you just have to do what we indicate below:

1.-Start the official application of Facebook (available for Android and iOS)

2.-Log in to your account if necessary and search for the content you like.

3.-As soon as you find content that interests you, long tap the Like button (located at the bottom left of the post or just below the comment you want to add your heart to) and hit the heart button in the menu that appears on the screen (which contains the 6 "standard" Facebook reactions).

This way you can show your appreciation for the content of the publication or for a comment made by another user.

If you want to work from your personal computer, you can use this "love" reaction by accessing your Facebook account via browser, identifying the post or comment you want add your reaction and positioning the mouse cursor on the Me.come button.

In the menu that appears on the screen (which contains all Facebook reactions), click on the love reaction to express appreciation for the post or comment that caught your attention.

More ways to use your heart on Facebook

As mentioned at the beginning of the post, there are many ways to make a heart on Facebook: in addition to the «Love» reaction, you can use an emoticon, use the many emojis that represent a heart, or use emoji compositions.

You can use these alternatives for beautify posts that you post on the social network, to make original comments or to communicate more kindly in the chat. In short, you have many options to choose from!


One of the most popular ways to create cuori his Facebook is to use related emoticons. To use it correctly, write the emoticon on the keyboard of your mobile device or PC <3 (leaving no spaces between the < symbol and the number 3) and publish the post or comment normally. As with «magic», the combination of characters <3 will turn into a pink heart. Not bad, right?

A valid alternative there emoticons are the ASCII characters, which write characters that can have different shapes, including hearts. You can copy the ASCII heart character from below and freely paste it into Facebook as plain text. ♥ ❤ ❥


As I said before, on Facebook it is possible to make the heart symbol you also use the heart-shaped emoji (in case you don't know, emojis are nothing more than pictographic symbols similar to emoticons).

Among the many emojis that you can use on Facebook, there are many that represent colored hearts, broken hearts, double hearts, etc.

Would you like to use one of these emoji to enrich your posts and comments, but you can't find the function that allows you to do it?

To use the emojis on your mobile device, first launch the Facebook app available for Android and iOS and when you write a new post or a comment, open the emoji keyboard and choose one of the ones that represent hearts. If you are having trouble doing this, follow the instructions listed below.

1.-In Android, tap the testo field where you want to insert the heart, touch the emoticon located at the bottom left to open the emoji keyboard and locate the symbols that represent hearts.

2.-If you don't see the emoji symbol, most likely you need to open the app settings (the one with the gear icon) and enable the keyboard tapping Language & keyboard > [Name] > Preferences.

3.-In iOS, on the other hand, tap the text field where you want to use the heart emoji, press the smiley face symbol (bottom left) and scroll through the list of emojis until you find the one with the heart.

4.-If you are unable to open the emoji keyboard, chances are you haven't added it yet. To do this, open the app settings (the one with the gray gear icon) and go to General > Keyboard > Keyboards and if the Emoji keyboard is not present, press the Add new keyboard… item and tap on the Emoji item (look for it in the list of other keyboards) to add it.

How to use these heart emojis from my PC?

To use emojis on PC, instead log into your Facebook account from your browser and then follow the steps given below:

1.-Write a new post or comment you want to add the heart emoji to and click on the smiley face to remember the emojis that Facebook has made available.

2.-In the menu that appears, look for the emoji you like best and click on it to add it to the post or comment you are writing.

3.-Alternatively, if you're using Windows, you can access a virtual keyboard which also contains emojis (via a smiley face button) by right-clicking on the application bar, selecting the Show virtual keyboard button item in the menu that opens and pressing the keyboard icon button that appears at the bottom right.

4.-If you have a Mac, however, you can open the emoji menu by pressing the key combination ctrl + cmd + space on the PC keyboard.

How can I make a composition of hearts?

If you want to impress your Facebook friends with compositions of heart-shaped emojis, I recommend downloading one of the many apps that allow you to do just that.

One of the most popular is ai.EmojiArtFunBox which is available for free download for both Android mobile phones and tablets as well as iOS devices.

ai.EmojiArtFunBox offers some emoji designs that you can easily copy and paste to Facebook (as well as other social networks and instant messaging services).

Before explaining how it works in detail, I want to tell you that the appearance of the emojis may not be the one shown in the application, since their appearance may vary depending on the operating system and platform used.

1.-After downloading ai.EmojiArtFunBox on your device, apri l'applicazione, read the tutorial that appears when you first start it to understand how it works.

2.-Press the Start button to start using it.

3.- So press the Zone button and in the menu that appears, tap on the Love & Romance entry to quickly find emoji compositions that contain hearts.

4.-Once you have identified the one you like best, press the Copy symbol (the icon of the two leaves located at the bottom right)

5.- Open Facebook on your device and capture the composition of the publication or comment you were writing and want to publish on the social network. I'm sure you'll be happy with the end result.

6.-If instead you prefer to act as a desktop, I suggest you visit the site Symbols and Emoticons, which contains many emoji compositions for use in Facebook posts and comments including heart-shaped compositions. To use them, all you have to do is copy them from the site in question and paste them into your Facebook posts or comments (or Messenger chats).

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