Most of us and especially the younger generations prefer texting to calling.
Below are 9 golden rules of texting according to a relevant article of Sammy Nickalls.
1. One (text) is enough
2. Always respond
3. Keep the other person’s schedule in mind
4. Don’t text a novel
5. Don’t call in response to a text
6. Avoid sarcasm
7. Respond proportionally
8. DO NOT TYPE IN ALL CAPS
9. Use the right texting laughter
Ha: When you don’t really find something funny
Haha: When you don’t really find something funny, but you are trying to be polite
Hahaha: When their text made you smile
Hahahaha: When you sincerely laughed