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Quick Reference Sheets for Webmasters

Quick Reference sheets are packed full of useful information for all webmasters.

Special Characters Reference Sheet

Simply place the Name Code or Color Code in your HTML document where you would like the special character to show up.

Name Code Number Code Glyph Description
‘ ‘   left single quote
’ ’   right single quote
‚ ‚   single low-9 quote
“ “   left double quote
” ”   right double quote
„ „   double low-9 quote
† †   dagger
‡ ‡   double dagger
‰ ‰   per mill sign
‹ ‹   single left-pointing angle quote
› ›   single right-pointing angle quote
♠ ♠   black spade suit
♣ ♣   black club suit
♥ ♥   black heart suit
← ←   leftward arrow
↑ ↑   upward arrow
→ →   rightward arrow
↓ ↓   downward arrow
™ ™   trademark sign
 
Name Code Number Code Glyph Description
	 horizontal tab

 line feed
  space
! !   exclamation mark
" " "   double quotation mark
# #   number sign
$ $   dollar sign
% %   percent sign
& & &   ampersand
' '   apostrophe
( (   left parenthesis
) )   right parenthesis
* *   asterisk
+ +   plus sign
, ,   comma
- -   hyphen
. .   period
 
Name Code Number Code Glyph Description
⁄ / /   slash
0-
9
digits 0-9
: :   colon
&#59; ;   semicolon
&lt; &#60; <   less-than sign
&#61; =   equals sign
&gt; &#62; >   greater-than sign
&#63; ?   question mark
&#64; @   at sign
&#65;-
&#90;
uppercase letters A-Z
&#91; [   left square bracket
&#92; \   backslash
&#93; ]   right square bracket
&#94; ^   caret
&#95; _   horizontal bar (underscore)
&#96; `   grave accent
&#97;-
&#122;
lowercase letters a-z
&#123; {   left curly brace
&#124; |   vertical bar
 
Name Code Number Code Glyph Description
&#125; }   right curly brace
&#126; ~   tilde
&ndash; &#150; –   en dash
&mdash; &#151; —   em dash
&nbsp; &#160;     nonbreaking space
&iexcl; &#161; ¡   inverted exclamation
&cent; &#162; ¢   cent sign
&pound; &#163; £   pound sterling
&curren; &#164; ¤   general currency sign
&yen; &#165; ¥   yen sign
&brvbar; or &brkbar; &#166; ¦   broken vertical bar
&sect; &#167; §   section sign
&uml; or &die; &#168; ¨   umlaut
&copy; &#169; ©   copyright
&ordf; &#170; ª   feminine ordinal
&laquo; &#171; «   left angle quote
&not; &#172; ¬   not sign
&shy; &#173; ­   soft hyphen
&reg; &#174; ®   registered trademark
&macr; or &hibar; &#175; ¯   macron accent
 
Name Code Number Code Glyph Description
&deg; &#176; °   degree sign
&plusmn; &#177; ±   plus or minus
&sup2; &#178; ²   superscript two
&sup3; &#179; ³   superscript three
&acute; &#180; ´   acute accent
&micro; &#181; µ   micro sign
&para; &#182; ¶   paragraph sign
&middot; &#183; ·   middle dot
&cedil; &#184; ¸   cedilla
&sup1; &#185; ¹   superscript one
&ordm; &#186; º   masculine ordinal
&raquo; &#187; »   right angle quote
&frac14; &#188; ¼   one-fourth
&frac12; &#189; ½   one-half
&frac34; &#190; ¾   three-fourths
&iquest; &#191; ¿   inverted question mark
&Agrave; &#192; À   uppercase A, grave accent
&Aacute; &#193; Á   uppercase A, acute accent
&Acirc; &#194;    uppercase A, circumflex accent
 
Name Code Number Code Glyph Description
&Atilde; &#195; à  uppercase A, tilde
&Auml; &#196; Ä   uppercase A, umlaut
&Aring; &#197; Å   uppercase A, ring
&AElig; &#198; Æ   uppercase AE
&Ccedil; &#199; Ç   uppercase C, cedilla
&Egrave; &#200; È   uppercase E, grave accent
&Eacute; &#201; É   uppercase E, acute accent
&Ecirc; &#202; Ê   uppercase E, circumflex accent
&Euml; &#203; Ë   uppercase E, umlaut
&Igrave; &#204; Ì   uppercase I, grave accent
&Iacute; &#205; Í   uppercase I, acute accent
&Icirc; &#206; Π  uppercase I, circumflex accent
&Iuml; &#207; Ï   uppercase I, umlaut
&ETH; &#208; Р  uppercase Eth, Icelandic
&Ntilde; &#209; Ñ   uppercase N, tilde
&Ograve; &#210; Ò   uppercase O, grave accent
&Oacute; &#211; Ó   uppercase O, acute accent
&Ocirc; &#212; Ô   uppercase O, circumflex accent
&Otilde; &#213; Õ   uppercase O, tilde
 
Name Code Number Code Glyph Description
&Ouml; &#214; Ö   uppercase O, umlaut
&times; &#215; ×   multiplication sign
&Oslash; &#216; Ø   uppercase O, slash
&Ugrave; &#217; Ù   uppercase U, grave accent
&Uacute; &#218; Ú   uppercase U, acute accent
&Ucirc; &#219; Û   uppercase U, circumflex accent
&Uuml; &#220; Ü   uppercase U, umlaut
&Yacute; &#221; Ý   uppercase Y, acute accent
&THORN; &#222; Þ   uppercase THORN, Icelandic
&szlig; &#223; ß   lowercase sharps, German
&agrave; &#224; à   lowercase a, grave accent
&aacute; &#225; á   lowercase a, acute accent
&acirc; &#226; â   lowercase a, circumflex accent
&atilde; &#227; ã   lowercase a, tilde
&auml; &#228; ä   lowercase a, umlaut
&aring; &#229; å   lowercase a, ring
&aelig; &#230; æ   lowercase ae
&ccedil; &#231; ç   lowercase c, cedilla
&egrave; &#232; è   lowercase e, grave accent
 
Name Code Number Code Glyph Description
&eacute; &#233; é   lowercase e, acute accent
&ecirc; &#234; ê   lowercase e, circumflex accent
&euml; &#235; ë   lowercase e, umlaut
&igrave; &#236; ì   lowercase i, grave accent
&iacute; &#237; í   lowercase i, acute accent
&icirc; &#238; î   lowercase i, circumflex accent
&iuml; &#239; ï   lowercase i, umlaut
&eth; &#240; ð   lowercase eth, Icelandic
&ntilde; &#241; ñ   lowercase n, tilde
&ograve; &#242; ò   lowercase o, grave accent
&oacute; &#243; ó   lowercase o, acute accent
&ocirc; &#244; ô   lowercase o, circumflex accent
&otilde; &#245; õ   lowercase o, tilde
&ouml; &#246; ö   lowercase o, umlaut
&divide; &#247; ÷   division sign
&oslash; &#248; ø   lowercase o, slash
&ugrave; &#249; ù   lowercase u, grave accent
&uacute; &#250; ú   lowercase u, acute accent
&ucirc; &#251; û   lowercase u, circumflex accent
 
Name Code Number Code Glyph Description
&uuml; &#252; ü   lowercase u, umlaut
&yacute; &#253; ý   lowercase y, acute accent
&thorn; &#254; þ   lowercase thorn, Icelandic
&yuml; &#255; ÿ   lowercase y, umlaut