Article 10 sketchy text formatting tips for Twitter and Facebook Ever wanted to use bold or italics in a tweet? Or a strikethrough, in a Facebook update? Or to use a special character of some kind? Well here’s your chance… It’s Friday, so I thought I’d cobble together a throwaway post based around the different text styles you can use on Twitter. Click on an image to go to the appropriate text rendering tool. Apologies if this leads to a spate of nonsensical, illegible tweets. Unicode… so much to answer for. By Chris Lake April 4th 2014 12:05 Strikethrough Flip Underline Tiny text Small caps Bubble Spaced out Bold / italic Wavy Unicode character table *Warning: overuse may result in a loss of followers.