[GUIDE] HOW TO POST: Understanding the UI in posting
Hello New Users! (I prefer the term "New User" rather than "noob" :P ) This is a thread on some functions you can see whenever you make a post on a thread.
So let's get started!
First thing's first.. you gotta click on POST REPLY
You will then see this
SCARED? Don't be
Here's a guide on how to make a good post content
1 MAKE A TITLE!
Let's dissect those functions!
-you can make a name or a title for your post, although it is completely unnecessary to do so. Make sure your title is appropriate
2 FONTS AND SIZES
- You can click on the dropdown arrows to change the font and sizes for your post
3 FONT COLOR
-Change your font's color to whatever you like
-You can add graphical smilies to put some life on your post
-Attach your desired files and upload them to your post, attachments will be found below the post
6 UNDO and REDO
-Well, it's pretty much the same when you click on Ctrl+Z (Undo) and Ctrl+Y (Redo)
7 INCREASE SIZE
- This will increase the size of your post body, this is a great advantage especially when you try to recheck your post
8 YOUTUBE TAGS
-For all your awesome yt tags :P Tags are things you put down that are related to your video and will help people find your video easier. It is like categories almost. More info: HERE
9 PHP WRAP
-This is commonly used when you post codes. It goes a little something like this
10 HTML TAGS
-HTML tags are keywords (tag names) surrounded by angle brackets. Here's for more INFO11 CODE WRAP
-Wrap your codes here! a good way to lessen confusion when posting especially when you put on codes
12 QUOTE WRAP
-Another WRAP function, this is commonly used to quote someone else's post
13 IMAGE LINK
-You can attach an image in the middle of your post
14 EMAIL LINK
-You can insert an email link here if ever needed and make the link into clickable text.. clicking on the text will lead you to Microsoft Outlook
15 ADD and REMOVE LINK
-This can be used to wrap an ordinary text and make it into a clickable text that will lead you to whatever link you hid
16 LIST and INDENTS
-This serves the same functionality like that of in Microsoft Word
-Align your text either leaning on the right or left, or center. Also, This serves the same functionality like that of in Microsoft Word
18 BOLD, ITALIC, UNDERLINE
-Bold: Renders the text with a strong emphasis which is usually heavier than surrounding text.
-Italic: Italicises the selected text which usually appears slanted to the right.
-Underline: Adds a line under the selected text.
19 REMOVE TEXT FORMAT
-This will remove all your text formats. Formatted text, styled text or rich text, as opposed to plain text, has styling information beyond the minimum of semantic elements: colours, styles (boldface, italic), sizes and special features (such as hyperlinks).
20 TEXT BODY
- This is where you will see all your typed words XD
Just below the TEXT BODY, you will see POST ICONS
-They are optional. If you choose one of the icons and you have clicked submit, you will see at the left side of your post's title: the Post Icon you chose earlier
Below POST ICONS, you will find ADDITIONAL OPTIONS
21 MISCELLANEOUS OPTIONS
Show your signature: Tick this box if you want to show your sig or not
Automatically parse links in text: Tick this box if you wanna see links on text
Disable smilies in text: Tick this if you wanna disable smilies
22 ATTACH FILES
Manage your file attachments! Upload them. Here are the list of valid file extensions
*7z apk bmp bz2 c cab cab2 diff doc docx gif gz h img jar jpe jpeg jpg jps mtz patch
pdf png psd rar tar torrent txt wma xap xls xlsx zip
23 THREAD SUBSCRIPTION
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24 RATE THREAD
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THERE YOU HAVE IT. YOU MAY NOW CLICK ON SUBMIT REPLY
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