6. You click the emoticon. 7. You copy and the text for the emoticon a number of times. 8. You copy the combined text for all placed emoticons. 9. Repeat steps 7 and 8 until you suddenly decide to stop.
This is often a noticeable tactic, as the first emoticon will often have a space removed, meaning that it will not work, and in some cases random spaces may show up between random emoticons.