Ascii glyphs, if you need 'em, this site has 'em.
Ever see a close button that uses the letter
x rather than the glyph
Glyphy has you covered on this front. Whether it be the correct
★, or the elusive
© … all the glyphs are just a click away!
The site is beautifully designed, the url is simple to remember, and it works super cleanly on your phone.
Glyphy was made by Australian design studio Overlay in a little down time. It's a perfect example of scratching your own itch… in their own words:
It came out of a frustration of constantly needing to Google search things like “diagonal down arrow”, “tick icon”, etc.