How to Use Blue Inline Emoticons on wikiHow

Want to add a smiley or other emoticon to your wikiHow discussion post? Our wikiHow community is a fantastic place to communicate, but we have emoticons only in the forums. It may also be annoying to use emoticons that alter line spacing. How about some emoticons that fit seamlessly into a line of text?

Steps

  1. Type a message to another editor.
    Image titled Use Blue Inline Emoticons on wikiHow Step 1
  2. Add one or more blue in-line emoticons anywhere within your text. Copy and paste the text that starts with [[ and ends with ]]
    Image titled Use Blue Inline Emoticons on wikiHow Step 2
    • Angry
    • Big Smile
    • Confused
    • Cry
    • Disappointed
    • Frown
    • Glasses
    • Heart
    • Idea
    • Pirate
    • Rock On
    • Shades
    • Shocked
    • Smile
    • Star
    • Surprised
    • Thumb Down
    • Thumb Up
    • Tongue
    • Weirded-out
    • Wink

Tips

  • Click here and here for other smiley emoticons.
  • You can also use templates. Type {{smile}} to create:
Image titled Blue_smile.gif
  • For different smiles, type | and what kind of smile.

    • Type {{smile|frown}} to create:
Image titled Blue_frown.gif
    • Type {{smile|shades}} to create:
Image titled Blue_shades.gif
    • Type {{smile|wink}} to create:
Image titled Blue_wink.gif
    • Type {{smile|tongue}} to create:
Image titled Blue_tongue.gif
    • Type {{smile|heart}} to create:
Image titled Blue_heart.gif
    • Type {{smile|star}} to create:
Image titled Blue_star.gif

Warnings

  • Don't use too many emoticons in one post. Few people wish to be bombarded with emoticons during a discussion.

Article Info

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