Basic emoticons

This page shows an overview of the most common basic emoticons. With these basic smilies everything started and changed to the animated emoticons as we all know them today.

Some chatrooms still use the emoticons and do not translate the emoticons to images. You can also still use these basic emoticons for your e-mail.

 Standard Smiley (you are joking; satisfied)
 Standard Smiley for lazy people
 Winking Smiley. You don’t mean it, even if you are joking
 Winking Smiley. See above
 Follows a really sarcastic remark
 Left handed Smiley
 Sad Smiley. You aren’t joking; You are not satisfied
 Very Sad Smiley.
 Very Sad Smiley
 Kissing Smiley