The appearance of your text, including font size, bold/italic, bullet & numbered lists and links can be controlled in Expandshare in a number of features, including:
- Newsfeed Posts
- Course Builder
- Text/HTML Units, Content section
- Image Units, Content section
- Library Item, Content section
- Question Unit
- Additional Content section
- Correct & Incorrect Answer Feedback
- Missed Question Review Feedback
- Confidence Label
- Satisfaction Label
- Checklist, Optional Descriptions
- Certification Skill Checks, Descriptions
If you create a Text/HTML unit in the Course Builder, you can do some basic formatting of the text using the Markdown Editor. Markdown is a popular syntax used to format text in online applications.
The Text/HTML unit window has a simple Markdown menu that you can use to create the syntax. The tools are:
- Ordered List
- Unordered List
When you click the buttons like the Heading button, the tool will insert the appropriate Markdown syntax (which is #).
To see a preview of what the final rendered text will look like you can click the Preview button (the eye symbol)
The same process works for Bold, Italic, Quotes, Lists and More.
Inserting a Link
To create a link, enclose the link text in brackets (e.g., [ExpandShare]) and then follow it immediately with the URL in parentheses (e.g., (https://expandshare.com).
Here is how it looks when rendered