Study: Using emojis in email makes you look dumb (USA Today)

USA Today: Study: Using emojis in email makes you look dumb . “Adding an emoji to an email increases perceptions that you’re incompetent, according to a study in the journal Social Psychological and Personality Science. In one experiment, participants were asked to read emails and rate them based on warmth and competence. Some of the messages contained a smiley face. The experiment also measured how much information was shared in participants’ responses.”