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Blockquote style

When you quote a passage from another source, you can mark it as a blockquote. Doing so will automatically result in some differentiation, to make the quote stand out. The styling varies from theme to theme – see complete survey in the post.
The default styling of blockquotes can be modified in the HTML editor or if you have the Custom Design upgrade. Continue reading

Narrower blockquotes

https://wpbtips.wordpress.com/ In some themes, regular blockquotes show up with little or no indenting. If you wish to make the blockquote column narrower, you can do it this way (in the html editor): <div class="aligncenter" style="width:85%;"> <blockquote>BLOCKQUOTE TEXT HERE</blockquote> </div> o Or this way: <div style="padding-left:30px;padding-right:24px;"> <blockquote>BLOCKQUOTE TEXT HERE</blockquote> </div> o In both cases the numbers … Continue reading

Formatting text pt. 2: indents and blockquotes

https://wpbtips.wordpress.com/ Multiple spaces Pressing the space bar repeatedly won’t do; you need the html code for a space (in the html post or page editor, of course): &nbsp; This can be used several times in a row, with or without a regular space after each repetition. But watch out: in the post or page editor … Continue reading

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