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Stand Out – Text Emphasis


Catch the eye and draw attention to your words with distinct styles. Realistic “hand-drawn” highlighter effects and other formatting methods.

You are welcome to add comments and questions into the Plugin Support page. I will be as active as possible with responses.


  • Samples of some effects in action.


  1. Upload and activate the ‘Stand Out’ plugin.
  2. You can add [standout] tags around any text. Don’t forget to close them. [/standout]
  3. Alternatively, you can use a drop down menu in the text editor to pick your effects.
  4. Your words will be emphasized in your posts.


What emphasis styles and effects are included?

We’re getting started with a hand-drawn highlighter effect and growing from there.


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Contributors & Developers

“Stand Out – Text Emphasis” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Date: April 29, 2014
  • Initial release.