Tip Tuesday: Express yourself with emoji

Words provide endless ways to tell somebody what you’re thinking or feeling. But sometimes a picture says it all. In the world of smartphones, emoticons—also known by their Japanese name emoji—are one quick and fun way to express yourself in a text message.

Turns out Windows Phone 7.5 has a ton of built-in emoji—many of which were totally new to me! Here are the key combinations for conjuring just a few of them. Yes, there are more. Curious to see? Let me know in comments and I’ll follow up next Tuesday with part two.

Emoji in Windows Phone 7.5