What is emoji?
Emoji are smileys and ideograms widely used in messaging and on websites. This characters have almost replaced ASCII emoticons or kaomoji. Over one thousand emoji are standardized in various genres, including facial expressions and emotions, plants, animals, common objects, places, transport and much more.
Nowadays emoji exist on all popular platforms: Windows, Linux, Mac OS, Android and Windows phone. All popular websites and applications allow using emoji among with emoticons.
Use emoji on Facebook and Twitter, for blogging, chatting and messaging, in documents, presentations and much more!
You can read more about emoji on Wikipedia.
How to type emoji with Emoji Keyboard
It's very easy to use this emoji keyboard. Just type letters and words in the text field at the top of this page using you regular keyboard. When you need to type emoji - click on it and it will appear in your text immediately!
After you complete typing your message, select it all with mouse or by pressing «Ctrl(Cmd) + A» keys combination and copy it into the clipboard with «Ctrl(Cmd) + C» or via right mouse button context menu. After doing this go to the another site or application and paste copied text with «Ctrl(Cmd) + C» keys combination or via right mouse button context menu.
Even if emoji symbol or smiley looks like a black square or question mark, it most probably will be converted into appropriate image by web site or application where you paste it.
If you need to know each symbol or smiley meaning, just move mouse pointer on it or navigate to the all emoji meanings page and find your emoji there.