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Tip of the Week: New Year, New Font? Check out the fonts available on Overleaf
By Ryan Looney

Are you looking to refresh your document design and layout using some different fonts, or wondering just which fonts are supported on Overleaf? One way to unlock many new design possibilities is to use OpenType fonts via the fontspec package—fonts galore!

Front page of fontspec font listing
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Tip of the Week: Using Overleaf teaching tools with your learning management system
By Ryan Looney

Did you know you can use the Overleaf teaching tools with your learning management system? Once you've created your teaching assignment on Overleaf, you'll be provided with a unique URL you can share with your students.

Share menu publish as assignment highlighted
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Tip of the Week: Add inline or margin comments to your PDF
By Ryan Looney

In LaTeX, you can use the % (percent sign) to comment out a line of text in your source code. If you'd like to include comments that appear in the PDF of your project, you can use the "Todo Notes" package.

Example of the Todonotes package in action
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Tip of the Week: Private Templates
By Ryan Looney

If you'd like to create a project template for your own use, without publishing it to the gallery, you can!

Showing the project options menu in Overleaf
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Tip of the Week: How to Handle Blank Pages in Templates
By Ryan Looney

If you've chosen a template from the gallery for your thesis or dissertation, you might be wondering how to get rid of all those blank pages before the front matter and before each chapter.

oneside and openany in LaTeX source code
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