"Offering free computer help, hints, and tips to the Internet populace." Now with over 3,820 tips!

Internet

Smileys

:) :( ;)

Do you see any of the above symbols and wonder what in the world they mean? Those symbols are called 'Smileys.' Just turn your head to your side and you'll see that the colons and parenthesis look like smiley faces.

:) - Happy
:( - Sad
;) - Wink
<:) - Happy man with hat
<:( - Sad man with hat

Return to the Internet page.

Print this tip


Get the Newsletter

blog comments powered by Disqus

Thanks For Sharing!



Newest Tips:

Windows 8
Speed up Your Taskbar Thumbnail Previews
General Computers
[MODIFIED] Why Do Install Programs Ask Me to Close Everything or Restart?
Screen Capture
[MODIFIED] Greenshot for Windows can Upload to Dropbox, Flickr, Picasa, and More
Google Chrome
[MODIFIED] View Memory and CPU Usage, Network Activity of Each Tab

Follow Us!

About MalekTips and the Author

The MalekTips website was created in 1998 by Andrew Malek of Envision Programming. The page's goal is to freely disperse computer-related tips, hints, and informative articles. Tips are organized to be easy to find, and are presented clearly, in easy-to-understand language. MalekTips also provides information and links to public-domain, open source, freeware, shareware, and commercial software available for download.