There are plenty of keyboard apps and options for entering emojis on Android.

Desktop operating systems can insert these symbols too, but the process is more arcane and not as straightforward. Enter CopyChar.

CopyChar is a web tool for copying to the clipboard emojis and special characters, which you can paste into any editing field. I use it all the time on my Chromebox — particularly for special symbols like the em dash.


Want to receive more content like this in your inbox?