Results for - Typing in all capital letters

1,781 voters participated in this survey

1. Do you ever wonder who decided that typing in all capital letters means that you are yelling?

Yes
25%
437 votes
No
32%
569 votes
Never really thought about it, but now I do wonder
26%
458 votes
It is universally known. If you don't understand this, you are in the dark ages.
12%
213 votes
n/a
10%
181 votes

2. If you need to use capital letters for something you write, are you concerned that people will misunderstand and think that you are yelling?

Yes
33%
596 votes
No
47%
843 votes
n/a
20%
351 votes

3. Are you tempted to write in all capital letters because it is easier and then you won't have to shift to make capitals at the beginning of sentences and names, etc.

yes
20%
362 votes
no
61%
1,086 votes
n/a
19%
333 votes

4. Do you think it may be beneficial for people who type on message boards to simply state that they are angry instead of relying on a passive unwritten law that writing in all caps means you are angry.

Yes
39%
699 votes
No
33%
587 votes
n/a
28%
495 votes
03/20/2015 Technology 1781 45 By: gaylegarden16
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