How to Search for Emoji on iPhone and iPad [Tutorial]

Uzair Ghani
Learn to search for emoji on iPhone and iPad

You can search for a particular emoji on your iPhone and iPad. In today's tutorial we will walk you through the entire process.

Search for the Right Favorite Emoji Every Single Time in a Few Steps Using Your iPhone or iPad

Whether you love them or not, emoji is here to stay and it has turned into an important part of every conversation. It is a neat way to get the point across. Ask any millennial and they will tell you.

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However, choosing the right emoji from a huge list of them can be a daunting task. Thankfully, you can search for a particular emoji you want to use in a text message and get things done without clocking in too many swipes.


Step 1. Open up the text messaging app of your choice

Step 2. Tap on a text field and bring up the keyboard

Step 3. If you're using an iPhone, tap on the emoji icon on the bottom left corner of the keyboard, on the iPad you can tap on the globe icon and then select Emoji

Step 4. Right at the top you'll see a bar for Search Emoji. Simply type in what you're looking for here and it will show you the emoji you are looking for. Tap on the emoji itself to insert it into the text field. It is that simple

The great thing about this feature is how you end up learning about alternative emoji for the same situation. Rather than being stuck with one emoji for a particular situation, you can spice things up with more of them. Trust me, there are hundreds of options to choose from and you'll never get tired from exploring more.

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