em: the cli emoji keyboard™
Emoji your friends and colleagues from the comfort of your own terminal.
em is a nifty command-line utility for referencing emoji characters by name. Provide the names of a few emoji, and those lucky chosen emojis will be displayed in your terminal, then copied to your clipboard. Automagically.
Emoji can be also searched by both categories and aspects.
Let's serve some delicious cake:
$ em sparkles shortcake sparkles Copied! ✨🍰✨
Let's skip the copying (for scripts):
$ em 'chocolate bar' --no-copy 🍫
Let's find some emoji, by color:
$ em -s red 🥵 hot_face 👹 ogre 👺 goblin 🚗 automobile 🎴 flower_playing_cards ❌ cross_mark
At this time, em requires Python and pip:
python3 -m pip install em-keyboard
If you wanna develop, you might want to write and run tests:
python3 -m pip install tox tox