Three features of early mobile phone messaging encouraged users to use
abbreviations: (a) Text entry was difficult, requiring multiple key presses on a
a.k.a. Internet acronyms, text message jargon, abbreviations, initialisms,
cyberslang, leetspeak, ... The actual definition of an acronym and text shorthand
Top 50 Popular Text & Chat Acronyms & IM Shorthand - NetLingo The Internet ...
Text Messaging, Smileys ;-) NetLingo is an online dictionary of thousands of ...
Sep 29, 2015 ... This Webopedia Quick Reference lists more than 1400 text message and online
chat abbreviations to help you translate today's texting lingo.
Let's start with the most ubiquitous and infamous of text shorthand
LOLs: I am sure most of you already know this stands for Laugh Out Loud and is used to imply laughter. It seems most people read written language in a more harsh tone than often intended so adding emo... More »
Here's a list of over 300 popular SMS (short message service) text messaging
abbreviations or text messaging shortcuts used to reduce typing on your cell ...
The complete text message abbreviation list at TxtDrop.com. ... Save yourself
some time and effort by using abbreviations. AAF, we think you'll be LOLing by
What do all these 2 to 4 letter acronyms stand for? Like LOL, HTH, BTW, TTYL, ...
used in E-Mail, SMS, Chat, ...
May 3, 2012 ... A field guide to text terms and abbreviations ... to lowercase or even changing
capitalization, whether at the beginning or middle of a message.
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