Emoji Keyboard (2016) by EmojiOne
is an accessible Chrome extension (also available for
) that provides you with an extensive collection of emojis which can be effortlessly copied to your computer’s clipboard.
As with all Chrome add-ons, Emoji Keyboard (2016) by EmojiOne can be installed with just a single mouse click from its home Chrome Web Store page. Please note that you might be required to restart the browser before this extension becomes fully functional.
Click the extension’s icon, from the right side of
‘s address bar, and you are greeted by a drop-down, compact main interface (panel). This is the perfect time to point out that the aforementioned panel can also be undocked, making it easy for you to place it anywhere that suits your workflow, even outside Chrome’s window. The best part about this is the fact that the extension’s panel remains active even when Chrome is minimized.
The extensive collection of emojis are neatly organized in a set of 8 categories, namely Smileys and People, Animals, and Nature, Food and Drink, Activity, Travel and Places, Objects, Symbols, and Flags. Please note that there’s one more category that allows you to view latest recently used emojis. Quite conveniently, you can customize this category as well, namely, you can choose the number of recently used emojis to display.
By clicking any emoji of your liking, you can copy it to your computer’s clipboard in under a second. What’s more, you can express yourself even better, for example, by copying any number of emojis to your computer’s clipboard.
Lastly, we have the Settings section. Besides docking or undocking the extension’s main interface and choosing the number of recently used emojis that are to be displayed, you can also add exceptions for domains for which you don’t want to use emojis, their final sizes, enable or disable the Auto-Copy function and add a new keyboard shortcut.
All in all, if Google Chrome is your browser of choice and you like expressing yourself with the help of emojis, then this extension is a must have. Emoji Keyboard (2016) by EmojiOne provides you access to an impressive emoji collection, it’s easy to install, quite unobtrusive, relatively configurable and, not to mention, very user-friendly.