I wonder if there existed anyone on this planet who can manage his life without emoticons while having a text conversation with your friends. I mean how else are you going to let the person on the other side know how you are reacting physically? Be it a simple smiley :) or a simple laughing emoticon :D . This i what expresses us more accurately right? Guess what KIK also supports a lot of smileys that you can chose from and send it to your friends.
Below are few of the many emojis that depict the varieties correctly :P
Let me start by having a short paragraph on Emojis for our friends whol don't aready know what emojis are?
History Of EmojisEmojis have been at the beginning used by Japanese cell operators, NTT DoCoMo, au, and SoftBank cell (previously Vodafone). These companies each and every defined their own variations of emoji utilizing proprietary requirements. The primary emoji was created in 1998 or 1999 in Japan by way of Shigetaka Kurita, who used to be part of the group engaged on NTT DoCoMo's i-mode cell web platform. Kurita took notion from weather forecasts that used symbols to show climate, Chinese language characters and street indicators, and from manga that used stock symbols to express feelings, akin to lightbulbs signifying suggestion.] the primary set of 172 12×12 pixel emoji was created as part of i-mode's messaging facets to aid facilitate digital verbal exchange, and to serve as a distinguishing feature from other services. Kurita created the primary a hundred and eighty emoji established on the expressions that he located humans making and different matters in the city.
In 1997, Nicolas Loufrani famous the progress in use of ASCII emoticons within cell technological know-how and he began experimenting with animated smiley faces,with the intention of making vibrant icons that corresponded to the pre-current ascii emoticons fabricated from simple punctuation marks, to increase them for a extra interactive use in digital. From this Loufrani created the first graphical emoticons and compiled a web-based emoticon Dictionary that used to be sorted into separate categories: Classics, Moods expressions, Flags, Celebrations, enjoyable, sporting events, weather, Animals, meals, nations, Occupations, Planets, Zodiac, and toddlers; these designs have been first registered in 1997 at the USA Copyright workplace after which these icons have been posted as .gif files on the web in 1998, fitting the first graphical emoticons utilized in technology.
KIK Messenger Themed Smileys
To use themed smileys, in the chat window just tap on the :) Smiley face. You can click on any emoji and it would get inserted in your chat. You can then send the text just as you would normally and your friend would receive the text with your included smiley.
Now how to get these themed emojis?
Right after you press the :) button, Press the '+' button at the bottom right corner of the screen.
It would take you to a collection of Emojis that you can pick from. The screen that pops up is called the Smiley Shop.
There are various collections such as the Mystery packs, Nija Turtles, Powerpuff Girls smileys out which some are free and for the other you need Points known as KP.
You need to tap the mystery packs to use the smileys that may not be present in the regular packs. Go ahead and surprise yourself with these amazing smileys :P
Chose any collection that suits you and start using them. There are many collections as shown in the image above and you can have a hell of a time using these amazing smileys and emojis. They can be used by redemption of KP (Points).
These are the smileys that are hard to find. Just click on them and see what's in it. You will be amazed.
Express your emotion by using these smileys. There is a wide range of smileys for every emotion one can have. Are you feeling happy? excited? sad? crazy!!?? There you go, this app has an emotion smiley for you. You can also send emotion smileys right from your hat screen too without having to go to the smiley shop. Just click on the :) button and there will be lots of emotions smileys for you to use.
Whenever someone sends you a themed smiley, you will need your KP points redeemed to get those smileys.
Don't forget to use these smileys, after all smileys give more meaning to a plain text.