IN THIS APPENDIX
En and Em Entities
Copyright, Trademark, and Registered Entities
Quote Mark and Apostrophe Entities
Accented Character Entities
Greek Symbol Entities
Mathematical Symbol Entities
This appendix lists the various entities—codes for inserting special characters in your documents—available in HTML. The listings are broken down by category of entity, and each table lists the character description, the decimal code, and the mnemonic code for each entity.
More information on character encodings and special characters can be found in Chapter 14.
Table B.1 lists the most common entities.
Table B.1. Essential Entities
Double quote mark
Less than symbol
Greater than symbol
Table B.2 lists the entities for en and em elements.
Table B.2. En and Em Entities
Table B.3 lists the entities pertinent to protection of intellectual property.
Table B.3. Copyright, Trademark, and Registered Entities
Registered trademark symbol
Table B.4 lists many of the most common currency symbols.
Table B.4. Currency Entities