If you’re an iPhone user and want to try out something really interesting and unique than you are at the right place! Not many of us know that in iOS 10 there is a way to enable the secret emoticon keyboard in your iPhone, iPad or iPod . You can easily unlock it and get access to your favorite emoticons.
Emoticons have a slight advantage over emoji as they are made or regular characters, they can show up on any computer hence will look same to anyone on any device.
How to enable the secret emoticon keyboard in your iPhone
Apple has hidden an entire keyboard of Emoticons and unhiding is just a tap away.
Open the Settings app > Tap General
Scroll down and tap Keyboard