Common HTML Entities for Web Page

Some characters are reserved in HTML.

If you use the less than (<) or greater than (>) signs in your text, the browser might mix them with tags.
These are the reserved characters.

Character entities are used to display reserved characters in HTML.

Syntaxt of character entity looks like this:

&entity_name;  or &#entity_number;

Common UTF-8 Symbols

Icon Html Entity Purpose
&#9776; Open
× &times; Close
« &laquo; Left
» &raquo; Right
© &copy; Copyright
® &reg; Registered

Tip: Use HTML Entity &times; for a perfectly angled rather than using X  

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