Glyphfinder Alternatives

    Glyphfinder is described as 'is the missing character search for designers, developers and writers'. There are more than 10 alternatives to Glyphfinder for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Windows, Mac, iPhone and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is Emojipedia, which is free. Other great apps like Glyphfinder are WinCompose (Free, Open Source), Rocket (Freemium), PopChar (Paid) and Uosk (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Feb 23, 2021

    1. The online encyclopedia of emoji.
    2. WinCompose is a compose key for Windows. It allows to easily write special characters such as é ž à û ø ð ¤ Ø « = µ, and many more using short and often very intuitive key combinations.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      Rocket is a free Mac app that makes typing emoji faster and easier using Slack-style shortcuts.
      • Mac
      • Windows
      The character map that works! PopChar is an application that lets you insert special characters, umlauts and foreign letters into any document. With this character map, there is no need to search for or remember complex keystrokes.
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    3. Uosk is a light tool that opens any ASCII, ANSI, UTF-8 and UTF-16 text file and converts words (e.g. separated by spaces) into buttons. Clicking one button the text snippet is pasted into any text editor (Notepad, WordPad, MS Office, OpenOffice...).
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    4. SymbSearch lets you easily get unicode-symbols so you can simply paste it into your text you are working on. You don't have to learn by heart the specific numbers of these.
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    5. WizKey makes it easy to type accented and other special Unicode characters using a standard US/UK keyboard with easy to remember keyboard shortcuts.
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    6. Extra Keys is a software input panel for typing international accented and other special characters.
    7. The easiest website to copy emoji, symbols with one click. It also serves the hottest collection of fancy font generators with the latest fancy font styles for social media profiles such as Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      Holdkey is a Windows program that makes it easy to type characters with accents. No more hassle with alt codes or other time consuming methods to create characters like : é à ø ü € ß ñ ï ç ö e g and many many more.
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