Help with emoticons needed!
There are so many emoticons (or emojis) and new ones keep coming out. Apple just announced that they are creating 100 new emoticons for an upcoming operating system (OS) release. So it’s difficult to keep track of them all!
Acronyms are also pretty common. These are often used when a user’s or recipient’s device (or application) does not allow for graphics or emoticons.
Fortunately there are web sites that can help you decipher these images or acronyms. And there’s a site that will show you the common mistakes people make with emoticons.
Here are some websites that will help you sort out emoticons and acronyms.
• scroll down the page to “Find the meaning of an Emoji”
• Use this list if your mobile device doesn’t support graphic
16 Emojis You've Been Using All Wrong