How do I do that box thing?
The question of the week from a few of you lovelies that have downloaded the premade template is how to do a BLOCKQUOTE. Most of the questioners didn’t even know what it was called.
Blockquote: In HTML and XHTML, the blockquote element defines a block quotation within the text.
It is signified by the code <blockquote> Yo stuff here </blockquote>
BUT — handy as Blogger is — they have an icon for your blockquote. So all you have to do is highlight the text you want to be a blockquote and then find the icon. Look for the one that is a “
Blockquotes are also standard in WordPress – so don’t feel left out my fairer readers — check your toolbar for those quotes too. They are there. Now — you have to have your blockquotes style for them to look like a box. But, most templates come standard with a blockquote style of inset and italicized.