I think Hubpages need to allow/implement EMOTICONS ....What do you think?

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  1. LadyFiddler profile image77
    LadyFiddlerposted 4 years ago

    I think Hubpages need to allow/implement EMOTICONS ....What do  you think?

    Emoticons is very prevalent in the world we live in today, especially amongst social engagements .There are thousands of emoticon apps so we can express our facial and mood expressions.

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  2. FatFreddysCat profile image98
    FatFreddysCatposted 4 years ago

    There are a limited amount of emoticons that can be used in the forums, but I don't think they should be enabled for use in Hubs... it would make them look cheap.

    1. LadyFiddler profile image77
      LadyFiddlerposted 4 years agoin reply to this

      Not in d hub itself fat fred but in the comments for the hub like lol , rotflol etc sometimes we comment at a funny hub and an emoticon would be ideal

  3. NornsMercy profile image59
    NornsMercyposted 4 years ago

    I would like the emoticons if they were cute and SIMPLE. I think lots of the ones used on websites look awful and I purposely use symbols that don't turn into emoticons.

    1. LadyFiddler profile image77
      LadyFiddlerposted 4 years agoin reply to this

      Hi nornsmercy thanks for your comment well yeah cute ones will be nice. I use symbols to turn into emoticons but they don't sad sad face lol

  4. Genna East profile image89
    Genna Eastposted 4 years ago

    I agree, Lady.  They would be used in the comments sections in hubs.  I think it's a good idea, with certain limitations. :-)

    1. LadyFiddler profile image77
      LadyFiddlerposted 4 years agoin reply to this

      Sure right Genna i cud do with some emoticons in my comments wink

  5. Jackie Lynnley profile image92
    Jackie Lynnleyposted 4 years ago

    Sure, why not? It is hard sometimes to put into words your feelings, that would help, but I wouldn't hold my breath. lol :-)

    1. LadyFiddler profile image77
      LadyFiddlerposted 4 years agoin reply to this

      Lol jackie yep the little faces in our comments will help elaborate on our expressions smile

  6. Eric Calderwood profile image83
    Eric Calderwoodposted 4 years ago

    I would rather not see emoticons on HubPages. Even in the comment section they would take away from the discussion of the hubs.

    1. LadyFiddler profile image77
      LadyFiddlerposted 4 years agoin reply to this

      Ok Eric that is your view no one said there won't be discussion because it will be dumb just to put this smile in the comment box . I am speaking of adding and emoticon along with your comment to lay more emphasis on your mood towards what you read.

  7. Emmyboy profile image82
    Emmyboyposted 4 years ago

    The problem with emoticons is that they can be easily abused.

    And again, since there are so many of them, that means a very long list of characters and symbols to be crammed.

    Unless hubpages will incorporate just a few of them.

    Which in that case, defeats the purpose of expressing how you feel.

 
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