Allowed HTML tags: <a> <em> <strong> <cite> <blockquote> <code> <ul> <ol> <li> <dl> <dt> <dd> <p> <br>
This site allows HTML content. While learning all of HTML may feel intimidating, learning how to use a very small number of the most basic HTML "tags" is very easy. This table provides examples for each tag that is enabled on this site.
For more information see W3C's HTML Specifications or use your favorite search engine to find other sites that explain HTML.
|Tag Description||You Type||You Get|
|Anchors are used to make links to other pages.||Express Week|
|Block quoted|| |
|Coded text used to show programming source code|| |
|Unordered list - use the <li> to begin each list item|| |
|Ordered list - use the <li> to begin each list item|| |
|No help provided for tag li.|
|Definition lists are similar to other HTML lists. <dl> begins the definition list, <dt> begins the definition term and <dd> begins the definition description.|| |
|No help provided for tag dt.|
|No help provided for tag dd.|
|By default paragraph tags are automatically added, so use this tag to add additional ones.|| |
|By default line break tags are automatically added, so use this tag to add additional ones. Use of this tag is different because it is not used with an open/close pair like all the others. Use the extra " /" inside the tag to maintain XHTML 1.0 compatibility||Text with |
Most unusual characters can be directly entered without any problems.
If you do encounter problems, try using HTML character entities. A common example looks like & for an ampersand & character. For a full list of entities see HTML's entities page. Some of the available characters include:
|Character Description||You Type||You Get|
Allowed BBCode tags:
|Tag description||You Type||You Get|
Identifies the content as an abbreviation and displays the full meaning in a tooltip.
Puts a tooltip over the contained text, which displays the full meaning of the acronym.
Aligns text in the center.
Formats the content text as code, in Monospace and with a grey box around it. BBCode tags within this tag will not be parsed.
Changes the color. You may enter a color word (red) or a hex code with hash sign (#ff0)
Formats a definition list.
Changes the font of the text.
Level 1 heading. You may want to restrict access to the level 1 and level 2 headings for ordinary users.
Level 2 heading. Use this as the top level on non-node content, as level 1 is used by the site header.
Level 3 heading. Use this as the top level within nodes as levels 1 and 2 are used by the site and node title.
Level 4 heading.
Level 5 heading.
Level 6 heading.
Displays a picture. The size may be set by entering widthxheight as the only option.
Aligns text as a justified block.
Aligns text on the left side.
Formats a list. ol and ul may be entered as an option, making the list items numbered or non-numbered.
Links to a certain node. Unlike a [url] tag, this is passed through the linking function and returns the alias of the node.
This colors the syntax of PHP code using the in-built PHP highlighting library.
Formats a quote.
This text is quoted.
Aligns text on the right side.
Changes the text size. This requires the unit (pt, px, em) of the size.
Sets text to be smaller and below the line.
Sets text to be set smaller and above the line.
Formats a Hyperlink.
Formats a link to Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Embed a Youtube video.
Formats a numbered list of items.
Formats a non-numbered list of items.
Create a table from comma-separated data. The tag option contains an optional caption and column headers; a prefix of ! or # aligns the column to the center or the right, respectively.