Holiday Inn Express’ New Breakfast Emoji Keyboard Plus 31 Days of Giveaways – Day 11

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Earlier this year Holiday Inn Express introduced the pancake selfie, which was a big hit. Holiday Inn Express continues to focus on their Express Start breakfast bar, which is a smart thing seeing that breakfast offerings are an important factor for many travelers when choosing a hotel.

According to a 2015 Emoji Report, Holiday Inn Express found that 92% of consumers online use emojis, with some users believing that the special characters express their feelings better than words.

Holiday Inn Express has tapped into this trend by introducing a fun bonus to their breakfast lineup – the first ever emoji keyboard called BREAKFA-moji. With a previous lack of breakfast emojis, the powerful new set of emojis is available for both iOS and Android devices and it has 25 breakfast themed emoji characters. If you’re looking for a dancing strip of sizzling bacon, colorful cinnamon roll emoji or even a one-touch pancake machine emoji to match the one at the Holiday Inn Express Start breakfast bar, Holiday Inn Express has it in their BREAKFA-moji keyboard. Comedian/Actor and brand Creative Director Rob Riggle even combines different breakfast food emojis, like the “Paleonoyoudidn’t” combo.

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How to get your hands on a set of Holiday Inn Express BREAKFA-moji?

Go here to download on your iOS device, or here for your Android device.

Open app and follow prompt
Integrate the keyboard via the Settings in your phone
Go to Settings menu and choose General
Select Keyboard, then Keyboards
Select Add New Keyboard
Select BREAKFA-moji
Tap BREAKFA-moji again
Switch ON for Allow Full Access

Just for fun and out of curiosity, I downloaded the app and watched Rob Riggle’s latest video about the BREAKFA-emoji.

Among other emojis, there was a cheerful jam-slathered piece of toast, a jolly honey jar, and of course the pancake selfie machine.

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Emojis for breakfast? I honestly had no idea that emojis were such a popular thing, or that breakfast emoji choices were slim. These new ones certainly bring a little humor to breakfast though, and made me want some hot pancakes.

To enter Magic of Miles’ contest today for a goodie bag stuffed with great prizes such as a Gogo wifi pass, British Airways pajamas and amenity kits from the Etihad First Apartments, leave a comment on this post about the new Holiday Inn Express BREAKFA-moji. Do you use emoji yourself, and will you use these new ones? Do you think them silly or fun? The contest ends at 9pm PST, and for more contest details you can click here.

Good luck readers!

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  1. Amanda

    These are kind of fun, but I rarely use emoji so I probably won’t use these.

  2. Dan

    I use emoji, but not breakfa-moji.

  3. Debra

    These look fun but i don’t use emojis much.

  4. Paul

    I’m an HIE fan, but not a fan of emoji

  5. Robin

    I never use emoji. I don’t see using these, but I do like bacon!

  6. Linda

    I rarely use emoji, so I probably won’t use these.

  7. CnMAZ

    I think these are fun and would use them.

  8. Nathan

    Bacon emoji is going to revolutionize the way I text.

  9. Nathan W.

    I think my wife would make fun of me if I used those emojis.

  10. marcus

    Can I get a side of emoji with that?

  11. elizabeth

    Emoji rolls are the best!

  12. Denise L

    I rarely use emoji and these seem a bit silly.

  13. CT

    I never use emoji, so I don’t think I will be using these.

  14. Ben

    Not an emoji fan at all!

  15. Rajee

    they are fun to use

  16. David

    I never use emoji

  17. TJ

    Hate emojis

  18. r Hirsch

    i prefer my emojis to come fom my own facial muscles!r

  19. Mike

    Not a fan of emojis.

  20. Karrie

    I downloaded them! love them

  21. Jordan

    These are fun but I never use emojis.

  22. Mary

    I sure do like bacon, but I don’t use emojis.

  23. Jennifer Hayden

    I don’t use emoji often but these are so cute!! Love them!

  24. Kathy

    I don’t use emojis but these are fun!

  25. JRG

    Not a fan of emoji’s; sorry.

  26. Jan

    Thanks for sharing. Can’t wait to start using them.

  27. Michael H.(oldfox)

    I like HIE a lot, but I don’t use any emoji. They don’t bother me, though.

  28. Marilyn B

    I don’t use emoji and can’t see myself using these. Especially not before I have had at least 2, if not 3, cups of black coffee!

  29. Anita

    I love emojis. I try not to abuse or overuse them. I will definitely try those new ones out. #sorryNOTsorry

  30. Kathy B

    I do like those emojis. I am quite fond of the emojis but try to use them sparingly

  31. Marcia

    I LUV using emjoi’s and I have a darn Windows phone and they are always late to the game with updating apps.

  32. Dee

    I use them some and think the eggs and dancing bacon are adorable!

  33. nbdona

    i would like to use them

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