[wp-hackers] WordPress Uses "Wrong" Apostrophe in Blog Title

Matt speedboxer at gmail.com
Tue Jul 10 19:15:52 GMT 2007

On 7/10/07, Geoffrey Sneddon <foolistbar at googlemail.com> wrote:
> &apos; is an XML entity, and is not defined in HTML 4.01 (and
> therefore it is listed under the Appendix C guidelines for serving
> XHTML 1.0 as text/html). In reality, every browser supports it even
> in HTML. It's specified in the HTML5 draft, though.

IE7 doesn't support &apos;

Oh, and &apos; looks like a neutral apostrophe in Firefox, Opera and Safari.

Matt (speedboxer at gmail.com)
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