What does "<3" mean in text lingo?

When someone sends "<3" in a text, instant message, blog post, or even email, it's shorthand for "love." If you tilt your head to the right you can see that the shape represents a heart tilted to the right. We can tilt it back upright to make it easier for you:

You can probably guess, we <3 answering questions!

Tags: heartlove 
Thursday, February 02 2012
Source: http://www.netlingo.com/acronyms.php