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Do you miss emoticons in HubPages?

  1. hoteltravel profile image71
    hoteltravelposted 6 years ago

    Do you miss emoticons in HubPages?

    Emoticons have invaded our lives without us realizing it. I don't find them in hubpages. How are you coping in their absence?


  2. CZCZCZ profile image84
    CZCZCZposted 6 years ago

    No, I think emoticons are great for chat environments and places like facebook.  http://czczcz.hubpages.com/hub/Emoticon … aging-Chat I dont think we need them here in Hubpages they are not what I would consider help create quality content.

  3. Stephanie Henkel profile image97
    Stephanie Henkelposted 6 years ago

    I think that emoticons can be cute when used in social networking or texting. But HubPages is not the place for them! As HubPages struggles for quality content, we still see people using texting abbreviations in hubs and in hub comments when they should be using proper English spelling and grammar. If they were available, emoticons would just be one more unnecessary shortcut.

  4. MickS profile image71
    MickSposted 6 years ago

    Well, I'm still living and breathing, and I'm pretty certain the sun will still be somewhere in the sky tomorrow, and everytthing is right with the universe, so their abscence hasn't had any effect on my life.
    They're pathetic little things really, designed for those people who have problems with commas, to show inflection, or who like to do a lot of 'loling', or 'rofling'.

  5. FatFreddysCat profile image98
    FatFreddysCatposted 6 years ago

    I tend to find emoticons irritating so I'm glad they're rarely found in Hubs!!

  6. The Invincible profile image59
    The Invincibleposted 6 years ago

    Yes, I do !! I guess, the use of emoticons @ hubpages will make it more interactive.... smile