Web Design Hack: Unicode Private Area Character as Icon

By Xah Lee. Date: . Last updated: .

Milengen webdev hack faak. It uses customized font for characters in Unicode private area to represent graphical user interface icons. You see it when you turn loading font off. They show up as boxes or weird Chinese characters.

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reddit icons unicode private area 2021-12-31 PCrd

User Interface Design