Twitter Rings In the New Year With Stickers, Fireworks Emoji

Twitter is letting its users say farewell to 2016 and welcome 2017 with stickers and a hashtag-triggered emoji.

Twitter is letting its users say farewell to 2016 and welcome 2017 with stickers and a hashtag-triggered emoji.

The social network introduced the New Year goodies in a tweet, and the hashtag #HappyNewYear will automatically add a fireworks emoji to tweets.

Also, using the #newyear hashtag on Twitter’s livestreaming application, Periscope, will add a 2017 graphic to videos:

Readers: Are you ready for 2017?


david.cohen@adweek.com David Cohen is editor of Adweek's Social Pro Daily.
Publish date: December 28, 2016 https://stage.adweek.com/digital/twitter-new-year-stickers-fireworks-emoji/ © 2020 Adweek, LLC. - All Rights Reserved and NOT FOR REPRINT
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