World Emoji Day is held on July 17 each year. According to the World Emoji website: "The purpose of World Emoji Day is to promote the use emojis and spread the enjoyment that they bring to all of those around us."
Numerous volunteers are dependent on social media to keep in touch with friends, post announcements, etc. An electronic means of displaying an emotion, event or feeling is through the use of a emoji. An emoji is an ideogram that was originally utilized in Japanese cell phones back in the 1990's. Since then, these ideograms have advanced so that they can exhibit facial expressions, animals, people, places, things or objects.