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EmojiCodeSheet

Your first stop for developing emoji keyboards for any platform, using any language.

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Emoji Code Sheet is a collection of emojees in form of programming language code. Get rid of the white boxes/missing symbols characters in your app. Develop your custom emoji keyboard using Emoji Code Sheet.

Emojees are the new way of talking. They are everywhere in all the instant messengers, social media applications. Emojees provide a very cool way for communication.

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Why is the need of Emoji Code Sheet?

Explained in detail in this LinkedIn article

Platform and Language

Whether you are on iPhone, Android, Web or any other device, gadget, anywhere and you want to implement emoji keyboard just like WhatsApp or any other app. Emoji Code Sheet is your way to go. Just copy the emoji codes of language of your choice, either the string symbol emojees or codepoints, just do some coding to display the codepoints/symbols into textbox and your done.

How to use this in your project?

The detail of each language (java, objective-C, php etc) is provided in [Emoji Code Sheet Wiki] (https://github.com/shanraisshan/EmojiCodeSheet/wiki)

Guide

Guide Document is available at EmojiCodeSheet_Guide

ECS Version # Date Emojis are arranged according to
2 March-2017 WhatsApp Android version 2.17.107
1 June-2016 WhatsApp Android version 2.16.139

Emojees are categorized into 8 different tabs (just like WhatsApp) as follows

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
People Nature Food Activity Travel Objects Symbols Flags

Files are named according to ECS versions

Version # File names
2 People2, Nature2, Food2 .....
1 People, Nature, Food .....

Code is available in 2 different forms.

  1. Codepoints
  2. Strings

Each emoji is present in the form of variable, for example alt tag

Android Example

//Codepoints Example
public static final int SMILING_FACE_WITH_SUN_GLASS = 0x1f60e; //https://www.emojibase.com/emoji/1f60e/smilingfacewithsunglasses

//String Example
public static final String SMILING_FACE_WITH_SUN_GLASS = "😎"; //https://www.emojibase.com/emoji/1f60e/smilingfacewithsunglasses

The purpose of pasting emojibase/emojipedia link as a comment is to verify emoji properties such as,

  1. Emoji Name
  2. Emoji Unicode
  3. Emoji Image

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Custom Emojees

Develop keyboard for your application using your own personal custom emojees

For Example: 👤 👁🚶 🏃

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Sample Implementation

Android:

Android

Youtube Video

Youtube

Acknowledgement

WhatsApp

Emojees are arranged and categorized according to the Android WhatsApp version 2.16.139

Emojibase , Emojipedia

Emojibase and Emojipedia links are used as a comment to verify emoji properties.

Contribute

If there is any idea, feedback, issue you may consider worth mentioning, please feel free to open an issue or send a pull request.

License

The MIT License (MIT)

Copyright (c) 2016 Shayan Rais (http://shanraisshan.com)

Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy
of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal
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FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE
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