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Open-source emojis for designers, developers and everyone else! OpenMoji is an open-source project of the HfG Schwäbisch Gmünd by Benedikt Groß, Daniel Utz, 70+ students and external contributors.


Interact, create, save, and share your work! 🌈#openmoji

This GitHub repository contains all of the source files and exported png/svg files of the OpenMoji project.

⚠️ Please note that the master branch is in active development, so if you're looking for stable production version please use one of the releases.

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Downloads & Distribution Channels

You can download, use and "consume" OpenMoji in various ways:

Attribution Requirements

As an open source project, attribution is critical from a legal, practical and motivational perspective. Please give us credits! Common places for attribution are for example: to mention us in your project README, the 'About' section or the footer on a website/in mobile apps.

Attribution suggestion:

All emojis designed by OpenMoji – the open-source emoji and icon project. License: CC BY-SA 4.0

Anatomy of the OpenMoji Repository

black/ and color/ Contains all exported .png and .svg files ¹

data/ Contains the central openmoji.json with all meta informations for each emoji ¹

font/ Contains the exported OpenMoji fonts ¹

guidelines/ Contains various template files related to the styleguide ¹

helpers/ Contains various helper scripts e.g. to export to .png and .svg, generate skintones variants, enforce the OpenMoji color palette etc. ²

src/ Contains all source .svg files of OpenMoji. The files are broken up into folders and files corresponding with the Unicode groups and sub-groups ¹

test/ Automated unit tests to ensure consistency across all source .svg files ²


¹ OpenMoji graphics are licensed under the Creative Commons Share Alike License 4.0 (CC BY-SA 4.0)

License: CC BY-SA 4.0

² Code licensed under the GNU Lesser General Public License v3 (LGPL-3.0)

License: LGPL-3.0

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