Use italics in places you normally can't, like social media posts and bios, instant messages, and more…
Simply type somthing below, click to copy, then paste wherever you want!
sans-serif italic𝘚𝘢𝘯𝘴-𝘴𝘦𝘳𝘪𝘧 𝘐𝘵𝘢𝘭𝘪𝘤
sans-serif bold italic𝙎𝙖𝙣𝙨-𝙨𝙚𝙧𝙞𝙛 𝘽𝙤𝙡𝙙 𝙄𝙩𝙖𝙡𝙞𝙘
serif bold italic𝑺𝒆𝒓𝒊𝒇 𝑩𝒐𝒍𝒅 𝑰𝒕𝒂𝒍𝒊𝒄
script bold𝓢𝓬𝓻𝓲𝓹𝓽 𝓑𝓸𝓵𝓭
Short answer: Unicode.
Slightly longer answer: It takes advantage of the Mathematical Alphanumeric Symbols Unicode block. A set of characters that fulfill Mathematicians' need for consistent styles in their equations.
What is Unicode?
Unicode is the standardized system of computer characters.
Read a better explaination here.
Anywhere you want to use italics but typically can't; for instance, you may want to use some Chandler-esque sarcasm on Instagram:
You might want to emphasize a word, or correctly format a citation in a tweet:
Without italics none of this subtlety would be possible.
Let me know if you find any more uses for this tool, as I'd like to create a longer article!