BB Code Help Page

Last Updated: August 1st, 2010
BB Code is used in various parts of the website, especially in our forums. Use the following tags to add special styling, colors, or behavior to your text.

Text Styling

NameTagContainsAttributes
Blue[blue]…[/blue]Text or other BB code
Red[red]…[/red]Text or other BB code
Yellow[yellow]…[/yellow]Text or other BB code
Green[green]…[/green]Text or other BB code
Orange[orange]…[/orange]Text or other BB code
Purple[purple]…[/purple]Text or other BB code
Bold[b]…[/b]Text or other BB code
Italicize[i]…[/i]Text or other BB code
Underline[u]…[/u]Text or other BB code
Strikethrough[strike]…[/strike]Text or other BB code
Quote[quote]…[/quote]Text or other BB code
Spoiler[spoiler]…[/spoiler]Text or other BB code
Link[link url="…"]…[/link]Text or other BB code
url
the URL to link to
open
"new" or "current" to open the link in a new page or the current one
Style[style color="…"]…[/style]Text or other BB code
color
the color name or hexcode
size
size of the text in pixels
example: 14px
Header[header]…[/header]Text or other BB code

Special

NameTagContainsAttributes
URL[url label="…"]…[/url]A URL
label
the text to show
Email[email]…[/email]An e-mail address
Group[group]…[/group]A group name
Image[img]…[/img]The URL of an image
User[user]…[/user]A user name
Crunchyroll Image[crimg]…[/crimg]User name and image id separated with a colon (crunchybot:42)
Crunchyroll Video[crvideo]…[/crvideo]Video ID
Poll[poll]…[/poll]Poll ID
Countdown Timer[timer]…[/timer]A date time (mm/dd/yyyy hh:mm:ss GMT)
List[list]…[/list][item] BB code
numbered
"yes" or "no" to show a numbered list or bulleted list, respectively
Item[item]…[/item]Text or other BB code
Library Article[lib article="…"]…[/lib]The name of the library article to link to
article
If specified, this will be the name of the article to link to and the contents will be used as the label of the link.

Layout

NameTagContainsAttributes
Block[block align="…" width="…"]…[/block]Text or other BB code
align
One of: left, write, center
width
A width in pixels or percentages (95%, 125px).
Column Set[columnset widths="…"]…[/columnset]
widths
A list of percentages separated by spaces. Each percent represents the width of a column (25% 50% 25%).
Column[column]…[/column]Text or other BB code