Tweepi Quick Tip: The Secret Twitter Emoticons

After years of using AOL, MSN, Yahoo! and other IM’s, everyone has grown accustomed to using emoticons to give a sense of how they are feeling and that gives something of a context to your words.

Twitter does not automatically convert your :) into ☺ (except in Halloween) so you will have to use unicode and ascii code icons. You can add a Twitterkeys bookmark to your browser which will open up a window that has some unicode icons.

Drag this link to your browser bookmarks toolbar: TwitterKeys

Twitterkeys Bookmark

The other option is to visit an emoticon website like and copy the emoticon you find there, because nothing says happy more than this:


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3 thoughts on “Tweepi Quick Tip: The Secret Twitter Emoticons

  1. Beiruta says:

    WOW!!! I’ve always wondered how tweeps add emoticons to their tweets… now I know! Thanks so much for the tip!

  2. Anonymous says:

    Thank you. There are plenty of places to locate these emoticons. My favorite is the “heart”

  3. Chelseamccarthy101 says:

    this website doesnt realy help me

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