Today we use emojis to express our feelings and spread our ideas and we do it on social media, through mobile apps and on other digital platforms.
In the digital era, one particular form of communication has replaced all other languages and forms of communication. Today we use emojis to express our feelings and spread our ideas and we do it on social media, through mobile apps and on other digital platforms. But they aren't emoticons, even though many among us, substitute term emoji for emoticon. There is a big difference: emoticons are a typographic display of a smiley facial representation, and emojis are actual pictures, pictographs of a smiley faces. Emojis are much more than just pictographs/ symbols we exchange in our mails, tweets, comments and other forms of texts. Today, along with emojis, you can use different colors and fonts. Also, they include all sorts of activities, different food, drinks, journeys and a lot of other things.
That is the reason why users love using emojis. According to the research conducted by Brandwatch agency, a top three most popular emojis are: the face with tears of joy, known as laughing crying, red heart and the face blowing a kiss.
93% of users use emojis as a way to express their feelings and 91% of users use them because they want to support a person with whom they communicate. Specially interesting information is that 81% of users, mostly use friendly emojis, while 73% of users think emojis should be more adjustable so they could express user's image or identity in a better way. How important emojis are in today's society show the statistics: for 65% of users it's more likely that they would first express their emotions through emojis, than a phone call.
Do you know that emojis thrive positive perception in the workplace?
Researches show that it's good to express emotions in the workplace, and the best way to do it is through emojis, right? The findings show that 61% of users exchange emojis in their workplace and, also, they think emojis have a positive impact on the credibility and honesty. The popularity of emojis is growing on a daily basis because, the more people use them, the more they like them. Along with a positive perception in the workplace, emojis can have a positive impact on the business development. Thus, according to the research, 58% of users will first open an email whose subject contains emojis.