Showing posts with label Special Characters. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Special Characters. Show all posts

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Emojis and More Special Characters in Blogger

This isn't groundbreaking, but you can now use emojis in Blogger. About a week or two ago a new icon appeared in the "compose" mode in Blogger. That icon represents the special characters that you can insert into your Blogger blog posts. Those special characters include emojis. They also include more practical things like arrows, math symbols, and special characters needed for properly writing a variety of languages.

You can search for special characters by name, by drawing a symbol, or you can just browse through the galleries.

Monday, October 6, 2014

How to Insert Special Characters Into Google Documents

I recently received a question from a reader who was asking how her students can insert special characters into their Google Documents. My suggestion is to use the "special characters" menu in Google Documents. Using that menu eliminates the need for remembering quirky keyboard combinations. I demonstrate the process in the video below.