Yıl 2020, Cilt , Sayı 6, Sayfalar 36 - 49 2020-10-09

Emoji ve Sözsüz İletişim: Sosyal Ağ Siteleri Üzerine Bir İnceleme
Emoji and Nonverbal Communication: An Examination of Social Networking Sites

Silas UDENZE [1]


The study explored the phenomenon of nonverbal communication with its focus on emoji. Basically, the researcher examined five social networking  sites (SNS) - (Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram, Snapchat, and Twitter) in order to ascertain which of the SNS the research population uses emoji more often. Furthermore, the researcher explored the gender disparity in the use of emoji. The study employed the quantitative research method to achieve this end, precisely the survey technique. The hyperpersonal communication theory underpins and guides the research. Findings from the study indicate that a considerable number of the research population (48.93%) considers WhatsApp’s emojis as the most often used, followed by Facebook. Analysis of data further revealed that both genders- male and female use emoji evenly. The male, 71 respondents representing 50.35% use emoji and 70 respondents; that is, 49.65% of the female equally use emoji for communication purposes. The study concludes that emojis are conduit pipes through which Internet users display their expertise in the manoeuvering of computer-mediated communication, specifically nonverbal communication; hence, researchers indicate that this calls for further scholarly investigation in this research domain.
emoji, nonverbal communication, communication, social networking sites
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Orcid: 0000-0002-4785-2126
Yazar: Silas UDENZE
Kurum: University of Abuja
Ülke: Nigeria


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Yayımlanma Tarihi : 9 Ekim 2020

Bibtex @araştırma makalesi { usuifade808098, journal = {Üsküdar Üniversitesi İletişim Fakültesi Akademik Dergisi Etkileşim}, issn = {2636-7955}, eissn = {2636-8242}, address = {etkilesim@uskudar.edu.tr}, publisher = {Üsküdar Üniversitesi}, year = {2020}, volume = {}, pages = {36 - 49}, doi = {10.32739/etkilesim.2020.6.74}, title = {Emoji and Nonverbal Communication: An Examination of Social Networking Sites}, key = {cite}, author = {Udenze, Silas} }
APA Udenze, S . (2020). Emoji and Nonverbal Communication: An Examination of Social Networking Sites . Üsküdar Üniversitesi İletişim Fakültesi Akademik Dergisi Etkileşim , (6) , 36-49 . DOI: 10.32739/etkilesim.2020.6.74
MLA Udenze, S . "Emoji and Nonverbal Communication: An Examination of Social Networking Sites" . Üsküdar Üniversitesi İletişim Fakültesi Akademik Dergisi Etkileşim (2020 ): 36-49 <https://dergipark.org.tr/tr/pub/usuifade/issue/57217/808098>
Chicago Udenze, S . "Emoji and Nonverbal Communication: An Examination of Social Networking Sites". Üsküdar Üniversitesi İletişim Fakültesi Akademik Dergisi Etkileşim (2020 ): 36-49
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EndNote %0 Üsküdar Üniversitesi İletişim Fakültesi Akademik Dergisi Etkileşim Emoji and Nonverbal Communication: An Examination of Social Networking Sites %A Silas Udenze %T Emoji and Nonverbal Communication: An Examination of Social Networking Sites %D 2020 %J Üsküdar Üniversitesi İletişim Fakültesi Akademik Dergisi Etkileşim %P 2636-7955-2636-8242 %V %N 6 %R doi: 10.32739/etkilesim.2020.6.74 %U 10.32739/etkilesim.2020.6.74
ISNAD Udenze, Silas . "Emoji and Nonverbal Communication: An Examination of Social Networking Sites". Üsküdar Üniversitesi İletişim Fakültesi Akademik Dergisi Etkileşim / 6 (Ekim 2020): 36-49 . https://doi.org/10.32739/etkilesim.2020.6.74
AMA Udenze S . Emoji and Nonverbal Communication: An Examination of Social Networking Sites. Etkileşim. 2020; (6): 36-49.
Vancouver Udenze S . Emoji and Nonverbal Communication: An Examination of Social Networking Sites. Üsküdar Üniversitesi İletişim Fakültesi Akademik Dergisi Etkileşim. 2020; (6): 36-49.