This is not a chevron

A chevron (also spelled cheveron, espe­cial­ly in old­er doc­u­ments) is an invert­ed V‑shaped pat­tern down­load minecraft tex­ture pack for free. The word is usu­al­ly used in ref­er­ence to a kind of fret in archi­tec­ture, or to a badge or insignia used in mil­i­tary or police uni­forms to indi­cate rank or length of ser­vice, or in her­aldry and the designs of flags citavi.

From Wikipedia, Chevron (insignia)

I still see on many web­pages the sign » con­ve­nient­ly used as a right point­ing arrow minecraft pock­et edi­tion pc down­load kosten­los.
In bread­crumbs, after sec­ondary call-to-action links, etc.

This sym­bol is actu­al­ly (with it’s broth­er’s « ) a right quote mark, A.K.A down­load mediathek view. Guillemet, used in 39 coun­tries in the world (still accord­ing to Wikipedia), in lan­guages like Ara­bic, French, Span­ish or Turk­ish herun­ter­laden. If you have inter­na­tion­al­iza­tion in mind, using this as an arrow might look real­ly clumsy.

Even if you don’t plan to local­ize your site in one of these locales, it is still seman­ti­cal­ly wrong, and will be under­stood by a brows­er (and by screen read­ers, and search engine spi­ders) as a right quote mark herun­ter­laden.

The sym­bol → might be used for the same pur­pose with no seman­tic cost (but it might not exist in the font you like), or you could use an image (and/or CSS mag­ic) if you real­ly are in love with the shape itself.. herun­ter­laden.

Post a Comment

Your email is never shared. Required fields are marked *