What Do Your Emojis Really Mean?
Instagram examined the meanings of some of the most commonly used emojis.By Katherine Biek | May 6, 2015
Emojis are so often used now, it's almost strange to receive a text message without one. But what are we really saying when we use emojis?
To help us out, an engineering team at Instagram decided to delve into the emoji world and looked at some of the most commonly used emoticons.
Perhaps unsurprisingly, the most-used emoji is the tears-of-joy face. According to an algorithm Instagram created, it can stand for lolol, lmao, lolz and lml.