πŸ“™ About Emojipedia

Emojipedia is the world's #1 emoji reference site providing up to date and well researched information you can trust.

Emoji names displayed on Emojipedia are official emoji names sourced from the Unicode Standard. Emoji images belong to their respective creators, and we display and archive these for the purpose of commentary and explanation.

Owned by Zedge, Inc, Emojipedia is a voting member of the Unicode Consortium.


Who Writes Emojipedia's Emoji Definitions?

Emoji definitions on Emojipedia are researched and written by Senior Emoji Lexicographer Jane Solomon (2020-present).

Past definitions have been written by John Kelly (2018-2019) and Jeremy Burge (2013-2018). Additional contributions to emoji definitions by Keith Broni (2018-present).


Current Contributors

Jeremy Burge, Chief Emoji Officer

Jeremy is the founder of Emojipedia and current Chief Emoji Officer. He represents Emojipedia at Unicode Technical Committee meetings and is a former vice chair of the Unicode Emoji Subcommittee, Jeremy oversees all editorial content on Emojipedia.


Keith Broni, Deputy Emoji Officer

Keith is Emojipedia's Deputy Emoji Officer; overseeing changes to emoji sets from major vendors, as well as translating and interpreting emoji uses and trends.


Jane Solomon, Senior Emoji Lexicographer

Jane Solomon is Emojipedia's Senior Emoji Lexicographer and author of the children's book The Dictionary of Difficult Words.