dslreports logo
site
 
    All Forums Hot Topics Gallery
spc

spacer




how-to block ads


Search Topic:
uniqs
1272
share rss forum feed


Johkal
Cool Cat
Premium,MVM
join:2002-11-13
Happy Valley
kudos:10

Underline

Real simple question: How do I underline a word?

Thanks!


nil
Java Geek
join:2000-11-27
kudos:2
<u>word</u>

word


Johkal
Cool Cat
Premium,MVM
join:2002-11-13
Happy Valley
kudos:10
Thank you!

I'm trying to learn all this. Was that in the FAQs some where?


nil
Java Geek
join:2000-11-27
kudos:2
No idea.. it's basic html and when you post, you can see it on the right side of the entry box.
--
Life is too short to be boring


rjackson
Premium,VIP,MVM,Ex-Mod 2005-13
join:2002-04-02
Ringgold, GA
kudos:1

1 recommendation

reply to Johkal
It's best to use bold or italics to add emphasis, since in HTML underline is usually reserved for links.


Johkal
Cool Cat
Premium,MVM
join:2002-11-13
Happy Valley
kudos:10
Normally I use the bold or italics, but on an occasion when you have a listing of numbers under a category, It may look better to underline the category name.
Do you agree with that or is there a preferred way to emphasize a category name?
--
Write me up for 125.......I Can't Drive 55 »redrocker.com/ »cabowabo.com/


nil
Java Geek
join:2000-11-27
kudos:2
Why not use <em> tags?

Like so


Johkal
Cool Cat
Premium,MVM
join:2002-11-13
Happy Valley
kudos:10
Any suggestions are appreciated.


nil
Java Geek
join:2000-11-27
kudos:2
em tags are meant to indicate emphasis.. so it's probably the correct choice.
--
Life is too short to be boring


Dersgniw
Disco Crunchin
Premium,MVM
join:2001-08-10
behind you
kudos:4
reply to Johkal
In HTML, at least in the past, headings should use the tags. Basically, it will make the text a bit larger and bold. Search engines often look for these tags to find the important info of a page.

Try or . Maybe it will do what you want.
--
What else would you do?
There is hope!


big greg
Premium,MVM,Ex-Mod 2005-6
join:2003-10-11
Boston, MA

1 recommendation

reply to Johkal
Point us to the FAQ and I'm sure rjackson See Profile and I can make some constructive comments about your HTML coding


Johkal
Cool Cat
Premium,MVM
join:2002-11-13
Happy Valley
kudos:10
Here is one: »(FAQ #7072 no longer exists)