Your friends update their Facebook status or post on your wall -- but instead of using regular text, they're posting with strange symbols, like a comet or a tennis ball. This means they're using the Status Symbol application on Facebook. The Status Symbol application allows you to use any symbols that you would regularly find in a program like Microsoft Word and post those symbols on someone's Facebook wall. You can also create your own symbols.
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Install the "Status Symbol" application, linked in the resource section. Click "Allow" to install the application.
Click "Status and Send" on the main menu on the left-hand side.
Click "Misc." The tennis ball symbol is the second one in, though it is labelled as "Japanese Industrial Standard."
Tips and warnings
- You can use the Status Symbols application to post other images as well.
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