What you need to know about the German umlauts if you’re typesetting a German document

German has 4 special characters that you need to be aware of, if you’re typesetting a German document. The 3 umlauts ä, ö, ü and the special ligature ß. The umlauts are like regular characters. They come in lower case and upper case variants. ä, Ä, ö, Ö, ü and Ü. The ß (sz ligature) […]