Emoji and Font Awesome in Graphics

An implementation of using emoji and fontawesome for using in both base and 'ggplot2' graphics.

An implementation of using emoji font in both base and 'ggplot2' graphics.

Guangchuang YU http://guangchuangyu.github.io

School of Public Health, The University of Hong Kong

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## install.packages("devtools")

In addition to emoji font, I also packed other iconic fonts into this package.

Currently, this package support Emoji Font and Font Awesome.

Feel free to fork this package to add your favorite iconic fonts.


o add examples and sample_fontawesome function <2016-12-28, Wed>

o fixed issue of returning long list of NA if emoji not found <2016-12-28, Wed>

o sample_emoji <2016-10-17, Mon>

o update vignette <2016-06-28, Tue>

o update fontawesome lookup table <2016-04-21, Thu>

o update README and vignette <2016-03-09, Wed>

o add support of fontawesome <2016-02-26, Fri>

o fixed R CMD check --as-cran issus <2016-02-25, Thu>

o add vignette <2016-02-25, Thu> o search_emoji and emoji functions

o list.emojifonts and load.emojifont functions

Reference manual

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0.5.1 by Guangchuang Yu, 23 days ago


Report a bug at https://github.com/GuangchuangYu/emojifont/issues

Browse source code at https://github.com/cran/emojifont

Authors: Guangchuang Yu [aut, cre] (0000-0002-6485-8781), Claus Thorn Ekstrøm [ctb]

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

Artistic-2.0 license

Imports ggplot2, proto, showtext, sysfonts, utils

Suggests colorspace, ggtree, knitr, prettydoc

See at CRAN