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BBCode

PostMarkup BBCode Usage Guide


Font and text formatting

Use the following tags to create bold, italic, underline, and strikeout text.

[b]Bold[/b]
Bold
[i]Italic[/i]
Italic
[u]Underline[/u]
Underline
[s]Strikethrough[/s]
Strikethrough

Links

You can link to another page or site using either the link or url tags. To link a section of text to another page put the URL as a parameter in the tag.

[url]http://www.google.com[/url]
http://www.google.com [google.com]
[url=http://en.wikipedia.org/]Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.[/url]
Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. [en.wikipedia.org]

Images

To insert images use the img tag. You can also nest an img tag inside of a url tag to link an image.

[img]http://www.google.com/intl/en_ALL/images/logo.gif[/img]
http://www.google.com/intl/en_ALL/images/logo.gif

Quoting

Use the quote tag to quote another person's text. You can optionally provide a reference.

[quote]Hello world![/quote]

Hello world!
[quote="Epimenides"]The Cretans are always liars.[/quote]
Epimenides
The Cretans are always liars.

Lists

Lists can be created using the list and * tags. You can change the style of the list by providing an optional parameter (1 for numerical, a for lower-case alphabetical, A for upper-case alphabetical).

[list]
[*]Default item 1
[*]Default item 2
[/list]

  • Default item 1
  • Default item 2
[list=1]
[*]Numbered item 1
[*]Numbered item 2
[/list]

  1. Numbered item 1
  2. Numbered item 2
[list=a]
[*]Alphabetical item 1
[*]Alphabetical item 2
[/list]

  1. Alphabetical item 1
  2. Alphabetical item 2

Code formatting

The code tag is used to format source code or other text data. You can optionally specify a language to activate syntax highlighting for that language (if available).

[code]This text will be monospaced.[/code]
This text will be monospaced.
This text will be monospaced.
[code=python]
def main():
    print "This is some Python code"
[/code]
def main():
    print "This is some Python code"

def main():
print "This is some Python code"

Search engines and reference sites

Use these special tags to link to a search engine query or reference site.

[google]bbcode[/google]
bbcode [google.com]
[dictionary]markup[/dictionary] or [dict]markup[/dict]
markup [dictionary.com] or markup [dictionary.com]
[wiki]BBCode[/wiki]
BBCode [wikipedia.com]

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