Professor: Applying special formatting to Questions and Discussions

Applying special formatting such as bolded or italicized text within a Top Hat question or discussion can be accomplished through the use of Markdown or LaTex, fairly simple syntaxes that can be employed to add formatting to your Top Hat text.

Bold
Entered Text: This is how you **bold** text.
Published Text: This is how you bold text.

Italics
Entered Text: This is how you *italicize* text.
Published Text: This is how you italicize text.

Bulleted Lists
Entered Text: * Bullet one (don't forget a space after the asterisk)
Published Text:  • Bullet one (don't forget a space after the asterisk)

Blank Lines/Spaces
Entered Text: You can add a blank line to a sentence \_\_\_\_\_\_.
Published Text: You can add a blank line to a sentence ______.

Coloured Text
Entered Text: [math]\color{blue}{\text{SKY}}[/math]
Published Text: SKY
Note: colours are: black, red, green, blue, cyan, magenta, yellow

Font Size
Entered Text: [math]\Large{\text{elephant}}[/math]
Published Text: elephant
Note: size tags are: \Huge, \huge, \LARGE, \Large, \large, \normalsize (default), \small, \footnotesize, \scriptsize, \tiny 


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