Our database is set to:

define(‘DB_CHARSET’, ‘utf8’);
define(‘DB_COLLATE’, ”);

As a result, entered Hebrew characters in a post are turned into question marks (?) on saving of the post. What is the required procedure to have the database support Hebrew characters in Wordpress posts?

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You need to check your mysql database charset and website charset. They should be same - utf8.


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