HTML (Hypertext Markup Language) has been in use since 1991, but HTML 4.0 (December 1997) was the first standardized version where international characters ...
To display an HTML page correctly, a web browser must know which character set (character encoding) to use.
In regards the final note to HTML authors, our server serves HTML as iso-8859-1. If I follow rule one and use utf-8, then I get a warning from validation engines that ...
Character encoding and character sets are not that difficult to understand, but so many people blithely stumble through the worlds of programming without knowing what ...
Encode text with accents and special characters into HTML character entities for use in a web page. This free online tool can also decode some text if you want to do ...
W3C i18n tutorial: What you need to know about character encodings and characters in HTML and CSS.
Common HTML Character Sets. ANSI was the first official default character set in Windows. The default character set in HTML 4 was 8859-1.
In order to work around the limitations of legacy encodings, HTML is designed such that it is possible to represent characters from the whole of Unicode inside an ...
Character encoding. You may have heard of it, but what is it, and why should you care? What can happen if you get it wrong? How do you know which one to use?
Specifying Character Encoding. This month kicks off our new “WaSP Asks the W3C” Question and Answer project. In this project, frequently asked questions posed to ...