Adding text

You can add some text to a block using the text editor.

Selecting the block type

You need to define the block type before you configure the content you want to add.

  1. From the preview pane, click the block you want to edit.

  2. From the left side pane, select Text as the block type.

  3. Click Next.

If you change your mind, you can change the block type afterward. The block configuration will be reset after you change the block type.

Adding text to a block

  1. From the preview pane, click the block you want to edit.

  2. From the left side pane, select Text as the block type.

  3. Click Next to continue with the configuration.

  4. Enter your text in the block.

  5. Format the text using the text editor and the toolbar.

  6. Click Save to save your work.

Text editor overview

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The left side pane of the text editor allows you to perform the following actions:

  • Controlling block alignment (right, center, or left)

  • Inserting or removing lists

  • Inserting separators

  • Undoing and redoing actions

Note

When configuring the alignment, you can only use a single option (right, center, or left) for the whole block. You cannot define a different text alignment for a heading, a paragraph, or a list within a block.

Formatting text using the toolbar

When entering some text in a block, you can format it using the editor toolbar.

Editor toolbar

Format text

  1. In the text block, select the text you want to format.

  2. Use the icons from the toolbar that appears to format your text.

Toolbar overview

Editor toolbar with annotations
Annotation Name Description
1 Headings
You can choose from three levels of headings:
  • Heading 1 (H1)

  • Heading 2 (H2)

  • Heading 3 (H3)

2 Paragraph Adds regular body text.
3 Bold Makes the text bold.
4 Italic Italicizes the text.
5 Highlight Highlights the text.
6 Ordered list Creates an ordered list from the selected text.
7 Unordered list Creates an unordered list from the selected text.
8 Undo and redo Undoes and redoes the last actions that you performed.