With many social distancing in 2020, a number of people are probably texting emoji to others than ever before. Do you have idea on which emoji is most popular in 2021? Do you know what is World Emoji Day? Here is the anwser. 🙂
The Unicode Consortium reported in 2019 that “face with tears of joy” (😂) is the most frequently used emoji, eclipsing the red heart (❤️) and “smiling face with heart-eyes” (😍) which came in second and third respectively.
However, what about the top list of the most-used emoji 2021?
The most popular emojis
? The ‘Face with Tears of Joy’ emoji remains a favorite on Twitter. In fact it’s the most popular emoji on the platform with over 2,000,000,000 (two billion) uses.
Total Emoji Usage On Twitter in 2020
This year saw continued growth in emoji usage on Twitter, with an average of 20.5% of tweets analyzed in December 2020 containing at least one emoji. Source: emojipedia
The top 10 most-used emoji on Twitter in 2020:
- 😂 Face with Tears of Joy
- 😭 Loudly Crying Face
- 🥺 Pleading Face
- ❤️ Red Heart
- 🤣 Rolling on the Floor Laughing
- ✨ Sparkles
- 😍 Smiling Face with Heart-Eyes
- 🙏 Folded Hands
- 🥰 Smiling Face with Hearts
- 😊 Smiling Face with Smiling Eyes
What’s the most often used emoji in conversations about the coronavirus?
The responsible little mask-wearing face was the top result, but people are also using the Nauseated Face 🤢, Face Vomiting 🤮, Sneezing Face 🤧, and Face with a Thermometer 🤒.
An Emojipedia analysis on emoji usage in the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic found the following:
- ☺️📉 The relative use of positive smiley face emojis was on the decline (down 5.63%)
- 📊📈 The top ten emojis used on Twitter are relatively stable
- 🔝😂 Face with Tears of Joy was the most used emoji on Twitter
- 💕🆙 Emoji use as a whole continued to rise, with nearly one in five tweets containing at least one emoji
- 🤔🦠 The increase in emoji use was potentially slowed by our new normal, but its too soon to say this with certainty
- 😃👍 Smileys & People still dominated in terms popular emoji categories, while 🔣 Symbols are on the decline
- ✈️⤵️ Emojis in the Travel & Places category saw larger than usual decreases recently, possibly due to travel restrictions
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