Markup: HTML Tags and Formatting


Header one

Header two

Header three

Header four

Header five
Header six


Single line blockquote:
Stay hungry. Stay foolish.
Multi line blockquote with a cite reference:
People think focus means saying yes to the thing you've got to focus on. But that's not what it means at all. It means saying no to the hundred other good ideas that there are. You have to pick carefully. I'm actually as proud of the things we haven't done as the things I have done. Innovation is saying no to 1,000 things.
Steve Jobs - Apple Worldwide Developers' Conference, 1997


John Doe$1Because that's all Steve Jobs needed for a salary.
Jane Doe$100KFor all the blogging she does.
Fred Bloggs$100MPictures are worth a thousand words, right? So Jane x 1,000.
Jane Bloggs$100BWith hair like that?! Enough said...

Definition Lists

Definition List Title
Definition list division.
A startup company or startup is a company or temporary organization designed to search for a repeatable and scalable business model.
Coined by Rob Dyrdek and his personal body guard Christopher "Big Black" Boykins, "Do Work" works as a self motivator, to motivating your friends.
Do It Live
I'll let Bill O'Reilly will explain this one.

Unordered Lists (Nested)

  • List item one
    • List item one
      • List item one
      • List item two
      • List item three
      • List item four
    • List item two
    • List item three
    • List item four
  • List item two
  • List item three
  • List item four

Ordered List (Nested)

  1. List item one
    1. List item one
      1. List item one
      2. List item two
      3. List item three
      4. List item four
    2. List item two
    3. List item three
    4. List item four
  2. List item two
  3. List item three
  4. List item four


These supported tags come from the code FAQ.Address Tag
1 Infinite Loop Cupertino, CA 95014 United States
Anchor Tag (aka. Link)This is an example of a link.Abbreviation TagThe abbreviation srsly stands for "seriously".Acronym Tag (deprecated in HTML5)The acronym ftw stands for "for the win".Big Tag (deprecated in HTML5)These tests are a big deal, but this tag is no longer supported in HTML5.Cite Tag"Code is poetry." --AutomatticCode TagYou will learn later on in these tests that word-wrap: break-word; will be your best friend.Delete TagThis tag will let you strikeout text, but this tag is no longer supported in HTML5 (use the <strike> instead).Emphasize TagThe emphasize tag should italicize text.Insert TagThis tag should denote inserted text.Keyboard TagThis scarcely known tag emulates keyboard text, which is usually styled like the <code> tag.Preformatted TagThis tag styles large blocks of code.
.post-title {
	margin: 0 0 5px;
	font-weight: bold;
	font-size: 38px;
	line-height: 1.2;
	and here's a line of some really, really, really, really long text, just to see how the PRE tag handles it and to find out how it overflows;
Quote TagDevelopers, developers, developers... --Steve BallmerStrike Tag (deprecated in HTML5)This tag shows strike-through textStrong TagThis tag shows bold text.Subscript TagGetting our science styling on with H2O, which should push the "2" down.Superscript TagStill sticking with science and Isaac Newton's E = MC2, which should lift the 2 up.Teletype Tag (deprecated in HTML5)This rarely used tag emulates teletype text, which is usually styled like the <code> tag.Variable TagThis allows you to denote variables.

Markup: Title With Special Characters

Putting special characters in the title should have no adverse effect on the layout or functionality.Special characters in the post title have been known to cause issues with JavaScript when it is minified, especially in the admin when editing the post itself (ie. issues with metaboxes, media upload, etc.).

Latin Character Tests

This is a test to see if the fonts used in this theme support basic Latin characters.

Markup: Title With Markup

Verify that:
  • The post title renders the word "with" in italics and the word "markup" in bold.
  • The post title markup should be removed from the browser window / tab.
Edge Case


Title should not overflow the content area

A few things to check for:
  • Non-breaking text in the title, content, and comments should have no adverse effects on layout or functionality.
  • Check the browser window / tab title.
  • If you are a plugin or widget developer, check that this text does not break anything.
The following CSS properties will help you support non-breaking text.
-ms-word-wrap: break-word;
word-wrap: break-word;