Is Your 'Type' A Total Downer?

 
Why Using Punctuation and Emojis Is Useful When You Type Email or Text Someone | The Editor's Touch

I am someone who overuses emojis and explanation points !!!!!! … it’s a little extreme, but I never want a person to think I’m dull or uninterested … or dare I say, a bitch.

Punctuation Is Key To Having Emotion In Type

There is nothing more mysterious in ALL THE WRONG WAYS when I have a seemingly ‘happy’ / ‘joyful’ texting or emailing convo with someone that looks like the following example:

Why Using Punctuation and Emojis Is Useful When You Type Email or Text Someone | The Editor's Touch

I’m left going … are they happy or not!!?? In fact, even when I was creating ^^ that example above with one of my BEST FRIENDS in the whole world, I was having a hard time reading her ‘fake replies’ without being a little offended … I was like: WAIT, is she mad at me!!??

I’ve sent website launch graphics to clients before and I get: I love these << and that’s it … and it’s hard to believe them … hahaha. Or, I’ll get: I love my new website << and that’s all …

IS IT LAZINESS OR ARE THESE PEOPLE F*CKING WITH US!?

… or, are they just dull in life?? Either way, if you are a business owner who keeps it mysterious via ‘type’ then it’s very possible that:

Your Type Is A Total Downer

I’m all for being yourself and being true to who you are, but sometimes adding a little ENERGY to your communication is necessary if you want to make people excited about you or excited to work with you … we all add tone to emails or texts and it’s helpful to give us ‘hints’ to how you are feeling when you send messages so people are given navigation that matches up to the path you mean to send them on.

XO~ Heather