Sixcycle uses markdown to provide basic control over formatting Posts and Replies. Read on for a description of what's possible.
To make text italic, surround it with single asterisks, like this:
That is *amazing.*
To make text bold, surround it with double asterisks, like this:
You did **great!**
Pasting a URL into your message will automatically render it as a clickable link when the message is posted. If you'd like to create a hyperlink on a word or phrase, simply surround that text with brackets, then follow that with the URL in parenthesis, like this:
This [link](http://sixcycle.com) is great.
You can create bulleted or numbered lists. Unordered lists use asterisks, pluses, and hyphens — interchangably — as list markers:
Ordered lists use numbers followed by periods:
Two-tiered lists can (only) be created with numbers, using roman numerals for the sub-list:
You can include playable videos in your messages from either YouTube or Vimeo. Simply psate the URLs to the video into your post with empty lines before and after.