Sparkles

Decorative sparkling stars, the kind that may be indicate an item as being ‘sparkling clean’ (very clean) or shiny. Often used as a means of highlighting something positive or exciting.

New in December 2018: Used as a button on Twitter to toggle between a chronological timeline or an algorithmically chosen "top Tweets" timeline.

Sparkles was approved as part of Unicode 6.0 in 2010 and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.

Also Known As

  • Glitter
  • Shiny

Apple Name

Sparkles

Codepoints

Shortcodes

  • :sparkles:

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