How to Input Unicode/Emoji on Mac

By Xah Lee. Date: .

Press ⌘ command+Ctrl+Space to bring up the Characters palette

Or, hold ⌥ option key and press a letter/digit key to insert some unicode/math symbols.

macOS 10.15.5 keyboard viewer 2020-07
MacOS Keyboard Viewer. macOS 10.15.5, 2020-07-25.

You can also create your own keyboard layout to insert emoji/symbols you use often.

[see Mac: Create Custom Keyboard Layout]

How to Input Unicode/Emoji