SOP.wtf May 27, 2022July 25, 2023Sophia Atkinson Emoji Support. Nobody asked for it but I wanted it. I always wondered why it didn’t work it was because I was using utf8_general_ci and not the better utf8mb4_general_ci of which has support for emojis. Thanks to Kintsukuroi on the StackOverflow forum. Sophia Atkinson I am the creator of the worst. Gal on the brink of a mental breakdown trying to hold it together. Join me as I riot!