Justgoto (justgoto) wrote in we_can_help,

How to Display Special Characters in Your Journal

  Say you want to show someone how to display some kind of html code in your journal but you don’t know how to write it so the html will not take over and execute the code. Sure you could replace the < with ( or [ but they still might not figure out what is going on. There is the <xpm> command but if you use that with really long codes your browser will end up 3 miles wide.
  I use the special characters I found at http://hotwired.lycos.com/webmonkey/reference/special_characters/.

Some Special Characters

&lt; is this <
&gt; is this >
&amp; is this & If you want to show someone how to make these, you will have to know that one.
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However do I change the gif that's found between my comment links? To like a bity star and such...
Just insert a picture in the code on the Modify Journal page.

Here is what mine looks like for my Day pages.
DAY_TALK_LINKS=><P ALIGN="RIGHT"><FONT FACE="comic sans ms" SIZE=1>(%%readlink%%<img src="http://home.graffiti.net/justgoto/images/spindollar16.gif" width="16" height="16" align="absmiddle"> <A HREF="%%urlpost%%">any spare change?</A>)</FONT></P>

DAY_TALK_READLINK=><A HREF="%%urlread%%">%%messagecount%%  cent%%mc-plural-s%%</A>
i need the lay out for genterater

i want it to look like this i dont need the back ground just the journal to be placed as this one http://www.livejournal.com/users/ownworstenemy/

thank you PLEASE help me :(