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Symbols & Character Set Links

A selection of useful resources on character sets and symbols.

 

Character Sets


World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) 

The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) develops specifications and guidelines that aim to standardise how web technologies are applied.


Unicode Consortium  Unicode is a computing industry standard that provides a unique number for every character, enabling the character to be displayed on any platform,  with any program and in any language.

International
Organisation for
Standardization (ISO)
 
ISO develops international standards that are recognised worldwide. These standards include ISO/IEC 8859-1 (the Latin-1 character set) and ISO/IEC 10646-1 (ISO's answer to Unicode). 

 

 

 

 
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