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30 November 2005 @ 01:05 am
I need help. There will be fic if you provide!  
So - does any body out there know how to do footnotes within an LJ entry? Particularly the nifty ones that take you from the thing you're footnoting, to the footnote, and then back? With the little links and suchwhat? And would you maybe want to tell me how to do it? Pleeeease? *bats eyes*
sageness on November 30th, 2005 06:29 am (UTC)
ok, here's your footnote number:

< a href="#footnote" >< sup > 1 < /sup >< /a >

Take out all those spaces.

THEN, down below:

< font size="-1" >< a name="footnote" >< /a > 1.

Again, kill the spaces.
sageness on November 30th, 2005 06:31 am (UTC)
Right, so top part goes in the text where you want your footnotes. I used "1" but you can use astrisks or whatever.

If you want to have multiple footnotes, then where it says "#footnote" make it say "#footnote_the_first" or something, and just make sure you match it with the same label down below.

Yay fic!

Hope this helps!!! *hugs*
Beanbarely_bean on December 1st, 2005 01:17 am (UTC)
i will totally code the whole thing for you if you need help. *wants you to post this*

*also feeling strangely guilty about leaving actually at 6 so this is kinda like I'm working*

*is a weirdo*