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Grant's Guide to Meetup Smilies

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smile :) or :-) Happy
tongue :p Tongue
kiss :* Kiss
shock :O Surprise
smug :> Smug
cool B-) Cool
worried :-s Worried
devilish >:) Devil
sad :( or :-( Sad
crying :(( Crying
laughing :)) Laughing
straight face :| Straight Face
raised eyebrow /:) Raised Eyebrow
angel O:) Angel
nerd :-B Nerd
talk to the hand =; Talk to The Hand
rolling eyes 8-| Rolling Eyes
wink ;) Wink
sick :-& Sick
shhh :-$ Don't tell anyone
not talking [-( Not Talking
clown :o) Clown
silly 8-} Silly
tired (:| Yawn
drooling =P~ Drooling
thinking :-? Thinking
biggrin :D Big Grin
d oh #-o D'oh
applause =D> Applause
hypnotized @-) Hypnotized
liar :^o Liar
cowboy <):) Cowboy
pig :@) Pig
batting eyelashes ;;) Batting Eyelashes
cow 3:-O Cow
monkey :(|) Monkey
chicken ~:> Chicken
rose @};- Rose
good luck %%- Good Luck
flag **== Flag
pumpkin (~~) Pumpkin
coffee ~o) Coffee
idea *-:) Idea
skull 8-X Skull
hugs >:D< Big Hug
alien 1 =:) Bug
alien 2 >-) Alien
frustrated :-L Frustrated
praying [-o< Praying
money eyes $-) Money Eyes
whistling :-" Whistling
beat up b-( Feeling Beat Up
peace :)>- Peace Sign
shame on you [-X Shame on You
dancing \:D/ Dancing
confused :-/ Confused
love struck :x Love Struck
blushing :"> Blushing
angry X-( Angry

There's also an "Off-Topic" smiley on Meetup, but you have to use an image tag:

Need more smileys?

In addition to the Meetup Smileys, there are a couple of other sites with a great selection of smileys for different occassions:

  • -- A whole bunch of emoticons in one place. Includes some very entertaining options.

  •, which has a very different selection (and more categories) than emoticons4u. Here's one found on page 3 of the "signs" category:

Want more?

Be sure to check our other Meetup Guides to message formatting, images, animation and video on the Meetup site!

monkey Meetup Guide Index

Table of Contents

Page title Most recent update Last edited by
Dean's Video Posting Guide March 27, 2009 1:14 AM anonymous
Video Posting Guide September 18, 2006 10:06 AM anonymous
Chris C's Guide to Animating Images October 16, 2006 8:50 PM anonymous
Hilary's Guide to Images: About Pages February 20, 2007 9:11 PM anonymous
Grant's Guide to Meetup Smilies October 17, 2006 7:41 PM anonymous
Grant's Guide to Message Board Formatting October 18, 2006 9:34 PM anonymous
About X: Virtual Test Subjects of the Meetup Conspiracy June 28, 2007 2:45 AM anonymous


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