The Art of Emojis

I think it’s pretty cool how emojis and gifs can dramatically enhance and change the way our messages are portrayed.

Image result for upside down smiley For example, the upside down smiley face is seen as inauthentic or sarcastic, and somehow we all know that without having been taught that.

Sad but Relieved FaceCrying Face Another example is how these are basically the same exact emojis, but with different eyebrows. Somehow, intuitively, we all know that the first one shows worry or anxiety while the second shows sadness.

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