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Textile syntax

Textile is a markup language to format plain text, which is converted to HTML when you publish your page.

If you type this… It will appear as this…
this is *really* important this is really important
I think _Moby Dick_ is a great book I think Moby Dick is a great book
I'm away on the 23^rd^ June I'm away on the 23rd June
Water is also known as H~2~0 Water is also known as H20
I'm away on -Monday- Tuesday I'm away on Monday Tuesday
Here's my list of colours:

* Red
* Yellow
** Pale yellow
** Strong yellow
* Green

Here's my list of colours:
  • Red
  • Yellow
  • Pale yellow
  • Strong yellow
  • Green
Here's my numbered list:

# First item
# Second item
# Third item

Here's my numbered list:
  1. First item
  2. Second item
  3. Third item
|A|simple|table|
|with|rows,|columns,|
|borders|and|cells|
A simple table
with rows, columns,
borders and cells
This is the "Google":https://google.com/ home page This is the Google home page
This is the "Google (A great search engine)":https://google.com/ home page This is the Google home page
(hold the mouse over the link to see what happens)
Click here for the google home page: https://google.com/ Click here for the google home page: link

h5. Heading for my text

Text which has a heading above it to separate it from my other text.

Heading for my text

Text which has a heading above it to separate it from my other text.

On Monday, Pat wrote:-

bq. Should we meet on Tuesday or Wednesday?

and I'd suggest Wednesday.

On Monday, Pat wrote:-

Should we meet on Tuesday or Wednesday?

and I'd suggest Wednesday.

Here's an image:

!acrobat.gif!

Here's an image:

An image with alt text:

!acrobat.gif(Acrobat)!

An image with alt text:

Acrobat

An image as a link:

!acrobat.gif!:https://ibm.com/

An image as a link:

Explaining acronyms:

REM(Rapid eye movement) signifies deep sleep

Explaining acronyms

REM signifies deep sleep

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