### Blog

##### Tip of the Week: Add a Template to the Gallery

Did you know you can create your own LaTeX template in Overleaf?

##### TeX Tables: How TeX Calculates Spanned Column Widths

Producing tables in TeX or LaTeX can be quite time-consuming, especially for tables that contain entries which span multiple columns—these can often produce quite unexpected results. Using an extensive collection of annotated TeX tables (in SVG format) we explain the calculations that TeX uses to define the width of columns containing spanned entries (e.g., for table headings). By exploring (and explaining) a few key concepts we hope this article helps to make typesetting TeX tables just a little less frustrating and mysterious.

##### ShareLaTeX and Overleaf Integration Update

Following our exciting announcement in the second half of July, we wanted to give everyone a quick update on where things stand with Overleaf’s integration with ShareLaTeX.

##### Spanish-Language LaTeX Course Available

An introductory LaTeX course in Spanish is now available!