Today, Sunday July 2016 is #WorldEmojiDay. We looked at some data around how emojis are used everyday on Twitter . Emojis are used constantly on Twitter, helping people express emotion and tell stories on a daily basis.
Twitter has created a custom emoji to celebrate the beloved emoji's birthday. Simply Tweet with #WorldEmojiDay all weekend to activate the custom Twitter emoji.( image above)
Here is some India-specific data, global data showcasing just how people around the world are using emojis on Twitter.
(All data pertains to the perod July 1, 2015 - June 30, 2016.Emoji is measured by count of its appearances, not # of tweets it appears in.)
INDIA: Top emoji used in India is the joy emoji 😂
The top 3 unique emojis used in India on Twitter that are :
1.Namaste emoji 2.Perfect emoji 3.Thumbs Up
Top 10 Emojis used in India on Twitter
1. - Joy 2. - Heart eyes 3. - Namaste 4. - Clap 5. - Kissing Heart 6.- Perfect 7. - Blush 8.- Thumbs Up 9.- Dancer 10.- Fire.
See our Image of the Day for more emoji stats.