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Basics of Markdown

Template for Event Description

Template for Registration Confirmation Details

Template for Shift Private Detail

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Basics of Markdown

Markdown is formatting shorthand, it's basically a superpower you have when you encounter textboxes that can translate a # symbol into a formatted title. You may find 3 types of these textboxes when creating an event on Mobilize!

Here's a brief visual guide:

Check out Markdown Cheatsheet for an extensive list of your new superpowers! You can also play along at Markdown Live Preview.

Keep reading for examples of how you can harness this power directly on Mobilize, and make the information you're trying to share eye-catching and easy to read.

Template for Event Description

## 2 Hours Long -- Limited Space! 

### Mobilize Support will be hosting a workshop on all things event-related, so come join us!

### Event Flow:
- Introductions & Expectations
- Use Cases
- Markdown Type-Along
- Best Settings Walkthrough
- Event Showcase & Troubleshooting
- Q&A

What this would look like live:

Template for Registration Confirmation Details

### Hi there! Thanks for signing up for 'Event Creation Workshop'. We look forward to creating some events with you on July 8th at 2pm CDT!

### This event is virtual and will be hosted on Zoom. We've included a pre-event action item below.

- Register for a [free Zoom account](https://zoom.us/freesignup/), and [download the client](https://zoom.us/download) on the device you want to use for the meeting.

Optional Addition if your event only has one shift:

- Save this link for the scheduled Zoom meeting: [Scheduled Zoom Meeting Link](https://zoom.us/j/92342984140?pwd=R1A1cktIQ1JLZ08rSDgrS1VqYlI1UT09) - you can save this link by Right-clicking on the blue text and selecting **Copy Link Address**. Paste it somewhere safe, like your favorite Notes app!

- On July 8th at 2pm CDT, join by pasting the above link into a browser OR pasting meeting ID: **923 4298 4140** into your Zoom client!

What this looks like live:

With optional addition for one shift:

Template for Shift Private Detail

## Hey thanks for signing up for 'Event Creation Workshop series'!

## The following information is for the workshop that takes place on November 4th at 2pm.

### This event is virtual and will be hosted on Zoom. We've listed some pre-event action items below.

- Register for a [free Zoom account](https://zoom.us/freesignup/), and [download the client](https://zoom.us/download) on the device you want to use for the meeting.

- Save this link for the scheduled Zoom meeting: [Scheduled Zoom Meeting Link](https://zoom.us/j/92342984140?pwd=R1A1cktIQ1JLZ08rSDgrS1VqYlI1UT09) - you can save this link by Right-clicking on the blue text and selecting **Copy Link Address**. Paste it somewhere safe, like your favorite Notes app!

- On July 8th at 2pm CDT, join by pasting the above link into a browser OR pasting meeting ID: **923 4298 4140** into your Zoom client!

What this looks like live:

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