Should TXT language be acceptable on the web?

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Do you think that using abbreviations and misspelt words on the internet is acceptable?
I.E. b4, db8, wuu2, etc etc.

Arguments For

Less keystrokes, faster typing.

Arguments Against

Further degrades our ability to speak proper english.
It is not hard to type a whole word.


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User Comments & Opinion


2 Voted Yes

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I'm not a big fan of TXTing but when a cell phone or tweet can only hold 140 characters, it makes sense. I think when there's limited space, it's fine. But not for anything really serious. - thorie (twitter) +1
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Yer it should be acceptable in informal situations :) - _fraz_ (twitter) 0

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