Zeichensetzung - Questions on punctuation in written language, such as period or comma.

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What is the correct way to denote a quotation in German?

In English quoted text is normally written in speech marks, "like this," or occasionally 'like this.' However on this site I have seen people writing German quotes like »this« and „this“ What is the ...
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What are the differences in punctuation between German and English?

Each language has its own ideas of how to punctuate, e.g. space before question marks in French. How is German punctuation different from English?