Chapter II – Typography
Written by Michał Krawczyk ,
This tutorial will be focused on typography. I will describe every single option available in the post section. Go to the
Add New post. Name it. Now add some text. I have shown you how to add random text in the last tutorial. Now, let's present all buttons, starting with the top left one:
Bulleted list- every separate line of the text starts with a single bullet
Numbered list- every separate line of the text starts with a subsequent number, starting with the "1".
Blockquoteis used when you need to insert a quote.
The horizontal lineis just a separator.
Text align - left- content will be aligned to the left side of the page
Text align - center- content will be aligned to the center of the page
Text align - right- content will be aligned to the right side of the page
- The Link button is used to put the links inside your posts - click on a gear icon to see other link options. You may use any website address (put the web address in the "URL" and type the link label) or make a link to your other posts (click on the post you want to make a link to, and type the link label).
- This button removes links. If you have pasted text with the hyperlink, select link, then click
Read moreis used, when you want to hide content and make it visible only if the user clicks
- This button allows you to use other options - if you click it, a new bar with additional options will toggle (or disappear, if you've already toggled it).
Headingsis useful if you need an addition heading for your post.
Justify- it is an option use to make every line of your text end in the same place, so your content may look more orderly.
Colors- you may choose basic colors or click
Customand get more hues.
Paste as textis useful if you want to copy text from another source, but you don't want its formating - just content. Click the button, then copy any text, and paste.
- This button clears the text formatting. If you have already copied formated text, but you want to get rid of its formatting, select the text and click
Special characteris useful if you need to put in the post any extraordinary character.
Left Indentmoves the text to the left
Right Indentmoves the text to the right
Undo- erase the last change
Redo- the opposite of undo
Shortcuts- last but not least, button with the question mark is one you should definitely check out - it is a list of the very useful shortcuts, which will save you a lot of time.