Emoticon Storytelling

Previously reserved for online only, emoticons are entering new territory
Implications - Emoticons, particularly those used for iPhones, are being adopted by artists and marketers alike to succinctly relate and communicate to consumers. Creating an alternative mode of transmitting messages through small photos, and creating an air of exclusivity by singling out smartphone users, this often clever approach is connecting with young consumers.
SCORE: 5.3
Warm Top 6 Examples: 48,693 Total Clicks Feb 13 - Aug 13
Popularity
Activity
Freshness
DEMOGRAPHICS
Clever Emoji Campaigns - The Life Cinemas App Advertisements Reflect Modern Communication
SCORE: 7.3
V. Hot 15,406 Clicks Pub: Aug 21, 13
Clever Emoji Campaigns
The Life Cinemas App Advertisements Reflect Modern Communication
These advertisements for the Life Cinemas App combine classic film favorites with icons that are now synonymous with modern culture. Coming from Corporacion/JWT from Uruguay with Manuel Amorin and... [More]
Emoticon Photo Apps - Turn Your Pictures into Quirky Mosaics with the Emojify Application
SCORE: 6.6
Hot 5,087 Clicks Pub: Aug 21, 13
Emoticon Photo Apps
Turn Your Pictures into Quirky Mosaics with the Emojify Application
Photography as an art has been rejuvenated with a boost of humor from the makers of the Emojify app which transforms all photographs into emoji-based mosaics. Mystify and delight your friends when... [More]
Emoticon-Based TV Recaps - This Breaking Bad Summary Takes Emotional Creative Liberties
SCORE: 6.1
Warm 5,617 Clicks Pub: Aug 18, 13
Emoticon-Based TV Recaps
This Breaking Bad Summary Takes Emotional Creative Liberties
This Breaking Bad summary of season 5.5 episode 1 is done entirely in emojis. New York-based Zoe Mendelson is a long form emoticon expert. Katy Perry, whose new music video for ‘Roar’... [More]
Comedic Emoji Stories - GQ Proves That Bad News is Funnier When it's Delivered by Emoticons
SCORE: 3.8
Mild 16,692 Clicks Pub: May 29, 13
Comedic Emoji Stories
GQ Proves That Bad News is Funnier When it's Delivered by Emoticons
With her hilarious emoji stories GQ blogger Lauren Bans has proved that receiving bad news is a lot easier when it arrives in the form of a series of cute little emoticons. Bans created four... [More]
Amusing Artwork Memes - Emoji Art History Interprets Iconic Pieces With Emoticon Lexicon
SCORE: 3.3
Mild 1,988 Clicks Pub: Feb 26, 13
Amusing Artwork Memes
Emoji Art History Interprets Iconic Pieces With Emoticon Lexicon
The Emoji Art History phenomenon has taken over Twitter, as the masses take to interpreting historic pieces with hilarious emoji lexicon. This amusing meme began on the Tumblr blog ‘Speaking... [More]
Messaging App Music Videos - The Katy Perry 'Roar' Video Was Made Almost Entirely on WhatsApp
SCORE: 4.3
Mild 3,903 Clicks Pub: Aug 17, 13
Messaging App Music Videos
The Katy Perry 'Roar' Video Was Made Almost Entirely on WhatsApp
The Katy Perry ‘Roar’ video uses popular messaging app ‘WhatsApp’ to deliver the single off of her newest album. The video features Katy Perry and her friends in a group chat... [More]
Newly Added
Category List
Full Index