Did you know that right now you can use emoticons in your status message? Yes, using Yahoo Messenger version 9, you are enable to use emoticons that usually used in Instant Message or in chat room. You don't believe in me? Check out the picture that we give you above. That is the prove that right now emoticons can be applied in Status message.
How to use Emoticons in status message Yahoo Messenger 9?
All you have to do is just the same when you use emoticons in IM windows or chat room windows. Just use the emoticons shortcut keys in the status message, then you'll see that the status message would automatically turn into emoticons symbols or picture.