Everything you need to make a new post on Slap Laughter or My Favorite Daily Things

Watch that video FIRST.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE NEW POST CHECKLIST PDF.

And, hey. I made this video for you, my awesome contributors.

If you’d like to create a post from scratch, all you need to know is a few snippets of code to make it show up correctly on Facebook Instant Articles and on MFDT. There are buttons for most of these within the editor.

INSERT IMAGE: Use the following code to insert an image into your post.

<figure>
IMAGE
</figure>

Replace “IMAGE” with your image (click on “Add Media” and insert it as a large size image, or full size if it is smaller than large.

INSERT IMAGE WITH HEADER TITLE: Use the following code to insert an image with a header title above it into your post.

<h1>TITLE</h2>
<figure>
IMAGE
</figure>

INSERT IMAGE WITH CAPTION: Insert the desired image text from above as usual, but add a caption on the image upload screen.

INSERT IMAGE WITH HEADER ABOVE AND PARAGRAPH BELOW:

<h1>TITLE</h2>
<figure>
IMAGE
</figure>
<p>YOUR TEXT</p>

INSERT A YOUTUBE VIDEO:

<figure class=”op-interactive”>
<!– YOUTUBE IFRAME EMBED CODE HERE –>
</figure>

INSERT A PULLQUOTE:

<aside>
QUOTE TEXT
</aside>

INSERT A PULLQUOTE WITH ATTRIBUTION (to share quotes):

<aside>
QUOTE TEXT
<cite>AUTHOR NAME</cite>
</aside>

INSERT A BLOCKQUOTE (bigger, emphasized text):

<blockquote>
QUOTE TEXT
</blockquote>

INSERT A LINK (Replace # with your link)

<a href=”#”>TEXT</a>

INSERT A VIDEO HOSTED ON MFDT (Permission Needed):
Note: you’ll need to replace the video dimensions with yours:

<figure>
<video width=”468″ height=”300″ controls>
<source src=”YOURVIDEO.mp4″ type=”video/mp4″>
</video>
</figure>