Random notes on keeping control over Facebook.

Line breaks

By default, Facebook assumes all lines not bounded by blank lines are to be part of the same paragraph. To break a line without kicking an extra line feed, press Shift Enter in place of simply Enter.

Font faces: italics and bold

You can get italics or bold-faced text by going to this URL: http://eder.us/unicode.php and following these steps:

  1. Erase what's in the box.
  2. Paste what you want into the box.
  3. Choose bold, italic or both.
  4. Click Submit.
  5. Copy response and paste into Facebook post.