python-smartypants 2.0.1 Translate punctuation characters into smart quotes

smartpants can perform the following transformations:

  1. Straight quotes ( " and ' ) into "curly" quote HTML entities

  2. Backticks-style quotes (``like this'') into "curly" quote HTML entities

  3. Dashes (-- and ---) into en- and em-dash entities

  4. Three consecutive dots (... or . . .) into an ellipsis entity