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Some popular text symbols include :-( to indicate a sad face and :-) to indicate a happy face. Variations on those symbols are :( and :). To indicate an even sadder emotion, :'-( shows a face that is crying. To show cryi... More »

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Find a list of standard text message symbols at About.com under their "Emoticons and Smilies 101" article; meanwhile, Emojipedia site includes a list of the more complex emoji-style symbols. Both are commonly used in tex... More »

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Most cell phones that support laughing smiley face emoticons and other emoji symbols have a button on the cell phone's onscreen keyboard that displays a list of available icons to insert in a text message. Once this menu... More »

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Most cell phones that support laughing smiley face emoticons and other emoji symbols have a button on the cell phone's onscreen keyboard that displays a list of available icons to insert in a text message. Once this menu... More »

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Faces in a text message can be made through the combination of several letters and punctuation marks in order to create something that looks similar to a face. Some phones, such as those running the iOS or Android operat... More »

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