Html Encode. HTML Encoding means to convert the document that contains special characters outside the range of normal seven-bit ASCII into a standard form. ... When the character are HTML encoded, they are converted to the string < and > which causes the browser to display the less than sign and greater than sign correctly.
What is HTML Encode and Decode?
URL encoding converts non-ASCII characters into a format that can be transmitted over the Internet. URL encoding replaces non-ASCII characters with a "%" followed by hexadecimal digits. URLs cannot contain spaces. URL encoding normally replaces a space with a plus (+) sign, or %20.