November 29, 2011 6:04 pm

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

Updated November 7, 2014 9:09 pm