Texting Shortcuts

B4 – Before
BF / GF – Boyfriend / Girlfriend
BFN – Bye for now
BOL – Be on later
BRB – Be right back
BTW – By the way
DM – Direct message
DWBH – Don’t worry, be happy
F2F or FTF – Face to face
FB – Facebook
FF – Follow Friday (Follow Friday is a recurring topic on Twitter. Each week, users post lists of people that they think others should followusing the #FF or #FollowFriday hashtag.)
FTL – For the loss / For the lose
FTW – For the win
FWB – Friends with benefits
FWIW – For what it’s worth
FYEO – For your eyes only
FYI – For your information
GLHF – Good luck, have fun
HAK – Hugs and kisses
HAND – Have a nice day
HT or H/T – Hat tip or heard through (usually referencing news or an informative link)
HTH – Hope this helps / Happy to help
IANAL – I am not a lawyer
IDK – I don’t know
IIRC – If I remember correctly
IKR – I know, right?
ILY / ILU – I love you
IMHO – In my honest opinion / In my humble opinion
IMO – In my opinion
IRL – In real life
IU2U – It’s up to you
IYKWIM – If you know what I mean
J/K – Just kidding
J4F – Just for fun
JIC – Just in case
JSYK – Just so you know
K or KK – Okay