Just in time for World Emoji Day we snuck in a neat improvement to our Rich Text Editor: It’s now possible to browse and insert emojis. You can either use the “insert” menu, or just type a colon into the editor to get started. You’ll see 5 common emoji suggested, and you can keep typing to explore the entire set.
Why? Sometimes a quick emoji response is a more compelling and faster way to react, and it looks more engaging to viewers too. Rather than just responding “great” when your peer completed their objective, you can select an icon specific for the occasion: