Text Editor

Content Blocks

Writing in HelpDocs WYSIWYG editor comes with a bunch of formatting options. Whether it's writing in Markdown or dropping custom HTML right into your articles, there's a bunch of things you can do to make your copy sparkle. HelpDocs Content Blocks are a great place to start adding all the pizazz that'll help you engage your visitors. ✨

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​Article Backups, Revisions and Versioning

HelpDocs is designed to be used as a team. But sometimes when you have a lot of users working on an article things can get messed up. With version control, you don't have to fret. 🙃

Updated 1 month ago by Jake Peters

​Adding Tags to Articles

You can add tags to your articles to improve search performance. Tags help us identify what an article's about and present better results to your users.

Updated 2 months ago by Jake Peters

​Understanding Article Statuses

When you create a new article in HelpDocs it'll have the Draft status. When you're ready to share it with the world you have a couple options Here's what those statuses mean.

Updated 2 months ago by Jake Peters

Text Editor Shortcuts

If you're a furious typer or just need some handy ways to get articles written quickly, you'll find a list of our shortcuts here.

Updated 1 month ago by Jarratt Isted

Adding Info, Tip and Warning Callouts

Wanna make your HelpDocs look super awesome? Try out some of our styles. 🦄✨

Updated 2 months ago by Jake Peters

Inserting Images into Ordered Lists

You can insert images between ordered lists without reseting the counter. Here's how.

Updated 2 months ago by Jarratt Isted

Switching the Editor Mode

When writing articles in HelpDocs, you can choose whether to write in What You See Is What You Get (WYSIWYG) or HTML. By default, articles will start in the WYSIWYG mode.

Updated 2 months ago by Jake Peters

Managing Clips

Ever needed to use the same text or HTML in multiple articles? We got you. Clips lets you do just that.

Updated 2 months ago by Jake Peters

Using Ordered Lists

We've always hated seeing boring ordered lists in articles. When we started building HelpDocs we wanted something a little different. Our lists are totally customized and customizable. ✨

Updated 2 months ago by Jarratt Isted

Moving an Article to a Different Category

If you've decided to move some content around you'll often want to move existing articles too. It's super easy, and just takes a few clicks.

Updated 2 months ago by Jake Peters