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BB Code
BB code is a set of tags based on the HTML language that you may already be familiar with. They allow you to add formatting to your messages in the same way as HTML does, but have a simpler syntax and will never break the layout of the pages you are viewing. The ability to use BB code is set on a forum-by-forum basis by the administrator, so you should check the forum rules when you post a new message.

Below is a list of the BB code tags you can use to format your messages.
BB Code List
[b], [i], [u] Bold / Italic / Underline
[color] Color
[size] Size
[font] Font
[highlight] Highlight
[left], [right], [center] Left / Right / Center
[indent] Indent
[email] Email Linking
[url] URL Hyperlinking
[thread] Thread Linking
[post] Post Linking
[list] Bulleted Lists / Advanced Lists
[img] Images
[code] Code
[php] PHP Code
[html] HTML Code
[quote] Quote
[noparse] Stop BB Code Parsing
[attach] Attachment
[-] Strikethrough
[anchor] anchor
[audio] Audio
[dailymotion] DailyMotion
[digg] digg
[dkos] DKos
[flash] Flash Embed
[google] Google
[googlevideo] Google Video
[hide] Hide
[highlight] highlight
[hollawalla] hollawalla
[jumpto] jumpto
[lastfm] lastfm
[metacafe] MetaCafe Video
[mixwit] Mixwit
[moderation] Moderator Notes
[mybloop] mybloop
[playlist] playlist.com
[revver] Revver Video
[seeqpod] Seeqpod
[seeqpodfull] Seeqpod Full list
[spoiler] Spoiler
[strike] Strike-thru
[user] User
[vimeo] Vimeo
[wiki] Wikipedia
[youtube] YouTube Video
Incorrect BB Code Usage:
  • [url] www.example.com [/url] - don't put spaces between the bracketed code and the text you are applying the code to.
  • [email]myname@domain.com[email] - the end brackets must include a forward slash ([/email])

Bold / Italic / Underline
The [b], [i] and [u] tags allow you to create text that is bold, italic and underlined.
Usage [b]value[/b]
[i]value[/i]
[u]value[/u]
Example Usage [b]this text is bold[/b]
[i]this text is italic[/i]
[u]this text is underlined[/u]
Example Output this text is bold
this text is italic
this text is underlined

Color
The [color] tag allows you to change the color of your text.
Usage [color=Option]value[/color]
Example Usage [color=blue]this text is blue[/color]
Example Output this text is blue

Size
The [size] tag allows you to change the size of your text.
Usage [size=Option]value[/size]
Example Usage [size=+2]this text is two sizes larger than normal[/size]
Example Output this text is two sizes larger than normal

Font
The [font] tag allows you to change the font of your text.
Usage [font=Option]value[/font]
Example Usage [font=courier]this text is in the courier font[/font]
Example Output this text is in the courier font

Highlight
The [highlight] tag allows you to emphasize your text.
Usage [highlight]value[/highlight]
Example Usage [highlight]this text is highlighted[/highlight]
Example Output this text is highlighted

Left / Right / Center
The [left], [right] and [center] tags allow you to change the alignment of your text.
Usage [left]value[/left]
[center]value[/center]
[right]value[/right]
Example Usage [left]this text is left-aligned[/left]
[center]this text is center-aligned[/center]
[right]this text is right-aligned[/right]
Example Output
this text is left-aligned
this text is center-aligned
this text is right-aligned

Indent
The [indent] tag allows you to indent your text.
Usage [indent]value[/indent]
Example Usage [indent]this text is indented[/indent]
Example Output
this text is indented

Email Linking
The [email] tag allows you to link to an email address. You can include an optional parameter to 'name' your link.
Usage [email]value[/email]
[email=Option]value[/email]
Example Usage [email]j.doe@example.com[/email]
[email=j.doe@example.com]Click Here to Email Me[/email]
Example Output j.doe@example.com
Click Here to Email Me

URL Hyperlinking
The [url] tag allows you to link to other websites and files. You can include an optional parameter to 'name' your link.
Usage [url]value[/url]
[url=Option]value[/url]
Example Usage [url]https://thetfp.com/tfp[/url]
[url=https://thetfp.com/tfp]Tilted Forum Project Discussion Community[/url]
Example Output https://thetfp.com/tfp
Tilted Forum Project Discussion Community

Thread Linking
The [thread] tag allows you to link to threads by specifying the thread id. You can include an optional parameter to 'name' your link.
Usage [thread]threadid[/thread]
[thread=threadid]value[/thread]
Example Usage [thread]42918[/thread]
[thread=42918]Click Me![/thread]
(Note: The threadid/postid is just an example and may not link to a valid thread/post.)
Example Output https://thetfp.com/tfp/showthread.php?t=42918
Click Me!

Post Linking
The [post] tag allows you to link to posts by specifying the post id. You can include an optional parameter to 'name' your link.
Usage [post]postid[/post]
[post=postid]value[/post]
Example Usage [post]269302[/post]
[post=269302]Click Me![/post]
(Note: The threadid/postid is just an example and may not link to a valid thread/post.)
Example Output https://thetfp.com/tfp/showthread.php?p=269302#post269302
Click Me!

Bulleted Lists
The [list] tag allows you to create simple, bulleted lists without specifying an option. Within the value portion, each bullet is denoted by the [*] tag.
Usage [list]value[/list]
Example Usage [list]
[*]list item 1
[*]list item 2
[/list]
Example Output
  • list item 1
  • list item 2

Advanced Lists
The [list] tag allows you to create advanced lists by specifying an option. The option should have a value of 1 (for a numbered list) or A (for an alphabetic with capital letters list) or a (for an alphabetic with lowercase letters list) or I (for a numbered with capital Roman numeral list) or i (for a numbered with small Roman numeral list).
Usage [list=Option]value[/list]
Example Usage [list=1]
[*]list item 1
[*]list item 2
[/list]

[list=a]
[*]list item 1
[*]list item 2
[/list]
Example Output
  1. list item 1
  2. list item 2
  1. list item 1
  2. list item 2

Images
The [img] tag allows you to embed images within your posts. You can also combine this tag with the [url] tag to make images become links.
Usage [img]value[/img]
Example Usage [img]https://thetfp.com/tfp//tfp/images/style_tfp4/statusicon/forum_new.gif[/img] (Not linked)

[url=http://www.example.com] [img]https://thetfp.com/tfp//tfp/images/style_tfp4/statusicon/forum_new.gif[/img] [/url] (Linked)
Example Output (Not linked)

(Linked)

Code
The [code] tag switches to a fixed-width (monospace) font and preserves all spacing.
Usage [code]value[/code]
Example Usage [code]
<script type="text/javascript">
<!--
    alert("Hello world!");
//-->
</script>
[/code]
Example Output
Code:
<script type="text/javascript">
<!--
	alert("Hello world!");
//-->
</script>

PHP Code
The [php] tag performs the same function as the [code] tag, but also adds syntax highlighting for PHP code. Although it is designed for PHP, it may correctly highlight some other C-like languages.
Usage [php]value[/php]
Example Usage [php]
$myvar = 'Hello World!';
for ($i = 0; $i < 10; $i++)
{
    echo $myvar . "\n";
}
[/php]
Example Output
PHP Code:
$myvar 'Hello World!';
for (
$i 0$i 10$i++)
{
    echo 
$myvar "\n";


HTML Code
The [html] tag allows you to perform syntax highlighting for HTML code.
Usage [html]value[/html]
Example Usage [html]
<img src="image.gif" alt="image" />
<a href="testing.html" target="_blank">Testing</a>
[/html]
Example Output
HTML Code:
<img src="image.gif" alt="image" />
<a href="testing.html" target="_blank">Testing</a>

Quote
The [quote] tag allows you to attribute text to someone else.
Usage [quote]Quote[/quote]
[quote=User Name]value[/quote]
Example Usage [quote]Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet[/quote]
[quote=John Doe]Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet[/quote]
[quote=John Doe;2937403]Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet[/quote]
Example Output
Quote:
Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet
Quote:
Originally Posted by John Doe
Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet
Quote:
Originally Posted by John Doe View Post
Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet

Stop BB Code Parsing
The [noparse] tag allows you to stop the parsing of BB code.
Usage [noparse][b]value[/b][/noparse]
Example Usage [noparse][b]Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet[/b][/noparse]
Example Output [b]Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet[/b]

Attachment
The [attach] tag allows you to display an attachment in your post rather than at the bottom. It will only display attachments that belong to the post in which it is utilized.
Usage [attach]attachmentid[/attach]
Example Usage [attach]12345[/attach]
Example Output

Strikethrough
Wrap these tags to used strikethrough text.
Usage [-]value[/-]
Example Usage [-]censored![/-]
Example Output censored!

anchor
anchor destination
Usage [anchor=Option]value[/anchor]
Example Usage [anchor=anchorname]This is where you jump to[/anchor]
Example Output This is where you jump to

Audio
Embed MP3 files
Usage [audio]value[/audio]
Example Usage [audio]http://cynthetiq.com/21.mp3[/audio]
Example Output

DailyMotion
Embeds DailyMotion videos
Usage [dailymotion]value[/dailymotion]
Example Usage [dailymotion]xcv6wa[/dailymotion]
Example Output

digg
for digg
Usage [digg]value[/digg]
Example Usage [digg]http://www.tfproject.org/tfp/hall-fame/911-mass-media-mind-control-16.html#post2495425[/digg]
Example Output

DKos
Embed Daily Kos TV video
Usage [dkos]value[/dkos]
Example Usage [dkos]002619[/dkos]
Example Output

Flash Embed
Usage [flash]value[/flash]
Example Usage [flash]http://frankyvivid.bluedomino.com/NGR/ngr-carson.swf[/flash]
Example Output

Google
Quick Links to google things!
Usage [google]value[/google]
Example Usage [google]tilted[/google]
Example Output tilted

Google Video
Embed a Google Video into your post. Use the "docid" between the tags.
Usage [googlevideo]value[/googlevideo]
Example Usage [googlevideo]-5479410612081345878[/googlevideo]
Example Output

Hide
Makes it so people don't have to read text unless they highlight it.
Usage [hide=Option]value[/hide]
Example Usage [hide=what happened]They killed Neo[/hide]
Example Output
what happened   click to show 

highlight
this makes for highlighted text
Usage [highlight]value[/highlight]
Example Usage [highlight]We're here[/highlight]
Example Output We're here

hollawalla
For hollawalla embeds
Usage [hollawalla]value[/hollawalla]
Example Usage [hollawalla]ece3040600586500102b00961c000019bb2e6f98[/hollawalla]
Example Output

jumpto
jump to anchor
Usage [jumpto=Option]value[/jumpto]
Example Usage [jumpto=anchorname]text[/jumpto]
Example Output text

lastfm
Usage [lastfm=Option]value[/lastfm]
Example Usage [lastfm=cynthetiq]c7aa594272e5f73f00e082523aadaa00[/lastfm]
Example Output

MetaCafe Video
Embed a MetaCafe video into your post. Use the part of the URL after "watch/" as your parameter, without the trailing /
Usage [metacafe]value[/metacafe]
Example Usage [metacafe]422697/bugatti_veyron_on_top_gear[/metacafe]
Example Output

Mixwit
option is &widget=, paramter is &playlist=
Usage [mixwit=Option]value[/mixwit]
Example Usage [mixwit=a36671353495e135e1e5c37e035957c5]489222cb6fa34b5c06b0ea79b5d4da36&vuid[/mixwit]
Example Output

Moderator Notes
Usage [moderation]value[/moderation]
Example Usage [moderation]important note here[/moderation]
Example Output

-+-{Important TFP Staff Message}-+-
important note here

mybloop
for mybloop.com
Usage [mybloop]value[/mybloop]
Example Usage [mybloop]p9BZ57[/mybloop]
Example Output

playlist.com
from playlist.com
Usage [playlist]value[/playlist]
Example Usage [playlist]31115580[/playlist]
Example Output


Revver Video
Embed a Revver video into your post. Use the "mediaId" as your parameter between the tags.
Usage [revver]value[/revver]
Example Usage [revver]150995[/revver]
Example Output

Seeqpod
this bbcode embeds seeqpod players
Usage [seeqpod]value[/seeqpod]
Example Usage [seeqpod]6c958fb9a4[/seeqpod]
Example Output

Seeqpod Full list
This is a full list player of Seeqpod
Usage [seeqpodfull]value[/seeqpodfull]
Example Usage [seeqpodfull]50a906182b[/seeqpodfull]
Example Output

Spoiler
Hide text so users have to highlight it in order to reveal.
Usage [spoiler]value[/spoiler]
Example Usage [spoiler]They killed Neo[/spoiler]
Example Output Spoiler: They killed Neo

Strike-thru
This allows you to strike through content in your post.
Usage [strike]value[/strike]
Example Usage [strike]Strike-Thru[/strike]
Example Output Strike-Thru

User
Wrap these tags to make a quick link to a user's profile anywhere at all.
Usage [user]value[/user]
Example Usage [user]Halx[/user]
Example Output Halx

Vimeo
Embed a Vimeo video.
Usage [vimeo]value[/vimeo]
Example Usage [vimeo]5454709[/vimeo]
Example Output

Wikipedia
Links to facts and dates without a seperate search!
Usage [wiki]value[/wiki]
Example Usage [wiki]wikipedia[/wiki]
Example Output wikipedia

YouTube Video
Inserts a YouTube video. Use the YouTube video hash as the parameter.
Usage [youtube]value[/youtube]
Example Usage [youtube]9KXviPd0fRA[/youtube]
Example Output


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