The world celebrates World Emoji Day
The World Emoji Day website says the day is celebrated on 17 July because the day is famously displayed on the iOS calendar emoji.
JOHANNESBURG - The world is celebrating the colourful images used in instant messages.
There are over 2,666 emojis in the Unicode Standard as of June 2017.
The World Emoji Day website says the day is celebrated on 17 July because the day is famously displayed on the iOS Calendar Emoji.
The tag is trending on Twitter where users the world over are sharing some of their favourite emojis.
The World Emoji Day account has also been providing facts about some of the most used emojis.
Below are some of the tweets:
In honor of #WorldEmojiDay, we’d like to use a couple to thank the men & women who give their ❤s & their all for the 🇺🇸!— U.S. Dept of Defense (@DeptofDefense) July 17, 2017
#WorldEmojiDay My fav emojis:— Fragohfrog (@Fragahlot) July 17, 2017