People use the small digital pictures to express an idea or emotion in electronic communication. Each emoji has an official name, and the Unicode Consortium annually approves new emoji. Some emojis' meanings have changed in popular culture and no longer represent their original Japanese meaning.What are basic emoji?
Basic Emoji is a font from Microsoft Corporation based on the original Segoe UI Symbol font that shipped in Windows 7. Basic Emoji is a Unicode-encoded font containing a range of Emoji images mapped to their respective Uncode code points.What are the symbols for emoji?
The 'crossed swords' emoji is a text-based symbol that has been around since Unicode V4.1, and should be supported by just about every device and browser. As a standard symbol, you should also be able to copy and paste the 'crossed swords' symbol (or the HTML entity ⚔) in your browser or on social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter.What do emoticon faces mean?
The term emoticon comes from "emotion and icon" and refers to facial expressions represented by keyboard characters. For example, the emoticon :-) represents a happy face and :-( represents a sad face.