Markdown text formatting guide for paper-based surveys

7 February, 2019

PaperSurvey.io supports a subset of markdown syntax for adjusting text formatting. These may be beneficial for emphasizing certain words in the survey.

Text formatting

Bold

To make the text bolder you may wrap the text in two asterisks or underscores:

Bold text with **asterisks** or __underscores__.

which will be formatted as:

Bold text with asterisks or underscores.

Italics

To make the text written in italics you may wrap the text in one asterisk or underscore:

italicize text with *asterisks* or _underscores_

which will be formatted as:

italicize text with asterisks or underscores

Strikethrough

To make the text bolder you may wrap the text in two tildes.

Strikethrough text with ~~tildes.~~.

which will be formatted as:

Strikethrough text with tildes.

Page last updated: 20 February, 2019

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