Podia features a rich-text editor that allows you to format text and insert various types of content into product descriptions, community posts, and many other places.
You'll be able to modify your text, add images & files, embedded content & more!
⚠️ Note: The rich-text editor functions a bit differently for emails. To learn more about using it for emails, click here!
In this article:
How to format your text
Using the rich-text editor you're able to insert:
Bold and italic text
Files and images
Embedded content (i.e. YouTube, Soundcloud, etc) *not supported in emails*
Text formatting (bold, italics, lists, headings, and quotes) can be done with the buttons in the editor toolbar. Inserting links, files, and embedded content is described in more detail below.
How to insert & remove links
Adding a new link
Select the text you want to link
Click the link icon in the editor toolbar (or press
cmd + k)
Enter the full URL (including the
Click the "Link" button
Removing a link
Select the link text within the editor
Click the link icon in the editor toolbar
Press the "Unlink" button
How to insert images and files
Images and files can be inserted simply by dragging them into the editor directly from your computer.
Images will be displayed inline with the text, and other files will display a link to download them. To remove the file, select it and click the X button.
How to embed content
Podia allows you to embed content from many other services directly into the editor. Some examples of things you can embed:
Videos from YouTube, Vimeo, and others
Audio from Soundcloud
Presentations from Slideshare and Speakerdeck
Images from Instagram, Flickr, Imgur, etc.
To embed content, simply paste the URL of the item you want to embed into the editor (do not "link" the URL; you may need to double check that it isn't automatically hyperlinked when adding the link into the Editor):
Note that the video (or whatever you're embedding) does not appear in the editor itself. On your Storefront, the URL will be replaced with the embedded content:
If you have trouble embedding content on Podia check out our comprehensive guide on embedding content on Podia.
Note: embedded content, such as a YouTube videos, will not display within an email broadcast or email campaign.
If you have questions or need help, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or click on the icon at the bottom right to chat. 😃