July 17 is World Emoji Day

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The July 17 “holiday” was created three years ago by the founder of “emojipedia”, a website that keeps track of all emojis.

Marking the holiday is a no-brainer, just find a cool emoji and send it to your pals.

You can also use the hashtag “world emoji day” to share on social media.

Emojis were first invented in Japan, but they spread to the US after the first iPhone was released.




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