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:bulletgreen: Codes with this green symbol can be used to: comments, deviation description, journal, user page widgets, dA forum.
:bulletyellow: Codes with this yellow symbol can be used to: deviation description, journal, user page widgets.

:bulletgreen: Bold Text:

<b> abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz </b>
<strong> abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz </strong>

:bulletgreen: Italic Text:

<i> abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz </i>
<em> abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz </em>

:bulletgreen: Underlined Text:

<u> abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz </u>

:bulletgreen: Strikethrough Text:

<s> abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz </s>
<strike> abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz </strike>
<del> abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz </del>

:bulletgreen: Small Text:

<small> abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz </small>

* This code doesn't work in the "literature" submission!!!

:bulletgreen: Code Text:

<code> abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz </code>
<tt> abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz </tt>

:bulletgreen: Text in Subscript:

<sub> abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz </sub>

:bulletgreen: Text in Superscript:

<sup> abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz </sup>

:bulletgreen: Text with Blockquote:


:bulletgreen: Line Separator:

<hr>  </hr>

this line

:bulletyellow: Heading Text:















:bulletgreen: Bulleted List:

= = = = = = = = =
  • Pizza
  • Coffee
  • Water
  • Cigarettes

:bulletgreen: Numbered List:

= = = = = = = = =
  1. Pizza
  3. Coffee
  5. Water
  7. Cigarettes

:bulletyellow: Text Alignment:





* This code doesn't work in the "literature" submission!!!

:bulletyellow: Text Font:

<font face="Arial">abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz</font>
<font face="Arial Black">abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz</font>
<font face="Comic Sans MS">abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz</font>
<font face="Courier New">abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz</font>
<font face="Georgia">abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz</font>
<font face="Impact">abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz</font>
<font face="Lucida Console">abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz</font>
<font face="Palatino Linotype">abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz</font>
<font face="Tahoma">abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz</font>
<font face="Times New Roman">abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz</font>
<font face="Trebuchet MS">abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz</font>
<font face="Verdana">abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz</font>

:bulletyellow: Text Size:

<font size="1">abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz</font>
<font size="2">abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz</font>
<font size="3">abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz</font>
<font size="4">abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz</font>
<font size="5">abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz</font>
<font size="6">abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz</font>
<font size="7">abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz</font>

:bulletgreen: Text Acronym or Abbreviation:

<acronym title="deviantART"> dA </acronym>

<abbr title="deviantART"> dA </abbr>

* move the mouse on the word "dA"!!!

:bulletgreen: Text with Link:

<a href=""> Journal Skin-Less </a>

<a href=""> caska's </a>

*Is a link to click on it!!!

:bulletgreen: Avatar Link:

:iconusername: or :iconNAMEGROUP:

* This code doesn't work in the "literature" submission!!!

:bulletgreen: User Link:

username or :devNAMEGROUP:

* This code doesn't work in the "literature" submission!!!

:bulletyellow: Embed Thumbs and Big Thumbs:

:thumbNUMBERS: (the codes "thumb" are to the right of the deviations)

:bigthumbNUMBERS: (to get the big thumbs add "big" among the first ":" and "thumb", this only works in journals and widgets userpage)

* This code doesn't work in the "literature" submission!!!

:bulletyellow: Embed External Image:

(delete the address of the image between the "*" and paste an image of another address, the value of "width" and "height" can be changed up to the size you prefer)

* This code only works in journals and widgets userpage

:bulletyellow: Embed Video:



(DeviantArt Film)

:bulletblue: P.S.: Most testo text formats can be COMBINED with each other!
:bulletred:If you find any errors and / or code forgotten, please let me know so that I can add them here!

:bulletred:I hope you find it useful!!!

:bulletgreen: LAST UPDATE: 24 March 2012 :bulletgreen:


FAQ #81: How can I make links to other deviants, deviations, or websites?

FAQ #104: What HTML formatting can we use on deviantART? And what is the format for these codes?

FAQ #508: How do I post the raw HTML or emoticon codes in chatrooms?

:bulletblue: Where can you find ID's for video embed?
by :iconthelasth0pe:

Thanks to :icongillianivy: for reporting an error. :thanks:

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Critique by pokesleuth Sep 21, 2012, 12:15:45 PM
this html guide is a good start for others that don't know how to do it. But it needs some more codes and different headings ect. it's an ok tutorial. but that's fine for the html codes and also requires a bit more examples. but it's a great list that it is good for formatting i kinda like the formatting codes but i cant find any other codes for html so that's all i got to say for this ( i am so sorry for repeating my self) ok so uhh i gave a good rating for you ok so bye
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The Artist thought this was FAIR
86 out of 90 deviants thought this was fair.

This tutorial has really good potential to help other deviants, even though it is not the most original idea on earth, It contains the majority of HTML for DeviantART. I like the way it is set out, which makes it easier to access and particular information without any hassle.

On the minus side, some stuff doesn't work, when clicking different things, and some things might have been able to do with a more thorough explanation. I know that might make it much longer, it's a bit lengthy already.

There is a lot about it I really like, and I think it was good that you put it up, as it is quite useful and overall, a good HTML guide that will help Deviants for years to come.
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Rad-Puppeteer Featured By Owner 5 days ago  Hobbyist General Artist
Pretty useful! Will save for future use since I keep forgetting the codes I can use here!
Captain-Fan Featured By Owner Nov 14, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
How do you link an external image?
Marine1337 Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I'm having issues trying to post a link to YouTube Videos without it being Embedded, I tried to follow the tutorial but it didn't work
mfmeijer94 Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2014
Sorry to bother but can you also use the HTML codes for coloring the test?
keelen6 Featured By Owner Sep 14, 2014
Um.  You didnt actually include the code for embedding video...
epichatman Featured By Owner Aug 23, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Right, but I want to embed an HTML file on my deviantID. How do I do that?
Hitomisuko Featured By Owner May 17, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
<font size="1">abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz</font>
AskCatRussia Featured By Owner Apr 25, 2014
How can i do Text Alignment? ;;
Bl-oody-Pasta Featured By Owner May 4, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
[ <dev align="*center/right/left*">
Take out the asterisks (*) and write only one of the three words.
Hope that helped :3]
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