Punctuation

Using the right punctuation is important.

Character Literal Alphanumeric Unicode
Ampersand & & &
Bullet • •
Degree ° ° °
Double quotes “ ” “ ” “ ”
Single quotes ‘ ’ ‘ ’ ‘ ’
Ellipsis … …
Em dash — —
En dash – –
Lozenge ◊ ◊
Middle dot · · ·
Numero № №
Pilcrow ¶ ¶
Plus/minus ± ± ±
Section § § §
Single & double daggers † ‡ † ‡ † ‡
Filled star ★ ★
Star ☆ ☆
Fractional quarter ¼ ¼ ¼
Fractional third ⅓ ⅓
Fractional half ½ ½ ¼
Fractional two thirds ⅔ ⅔
Fractional tree quarter ¾ ¾ ¾
En space    
Em space    
Thin space    
Hair space    
Zero width space ​ ​