and Italic Text
Both bold (bold) and italic (italic) text are used to show emphasis. Happily, they're two of the easiest tags to master.
To create bold text, just sandwich the word(s) you want to appear in bold with the tags <b> and </b>.
For example, you might want to say something like:
Which would look like this:
To create italics, just use the italic tags <i> (the word) </i>.
For example, you could say:
Which will look like:
You can also use alternate tags - including <strong> and <em> - used to emphasize text; however, both of these tags may be displayed as either bold or italic, depending on the browser.
To maintain precise control over the appearance of your text, opt for the <b> or <i> tags.
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