How to use a specific typeface for body text but a different one for headlines?

Joplin 2.8.8 (prod, darwin)
macOS 11.6.7

My apologies if this question has been asked previously; I've searched first to see if this was already answered but didn't find any results that match (most likely due to using the wrong keywords).

I would like to know please if it's possible in Layout Editor to have a sans-serif font headline above a body text written in serif font? For example: Trade Gothic (Title) paired with Sabon (Body). Is it possible to use two or more for subheadings, like this? Three font combo

I'd really appreciate any tips, ideas, or suggestions (assuming if this is even doable). Thanks!

If you know a little CSS, the entirity of Joplin is customisable! There's a few good posts about it (try searching for CSS in these forums) or starting here is also a good shout

Thanks, Mr Squid :wink: Apologies for this late reply, I've been sidetracked with a few things and only got to correspond now.

I am actually thinking of switching to another note-taking app, as wonderful and enjoyable my general experience was with Joplin, especially with the web clipper. Sadly, I feel I'm not really cut out for Markdown and I envy you folks who really dig this excellent format. It's just not a good fit for me at the moment.

That said, thanks again for your reply and a hearty cheers to you! :facepunch:

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Thanks for your very kind reply :smiling_face_with_three_hearts:

While I will agree that markdown has a bit of a learning curve to it and it's definitely aimed at people on the technical end of things, I'd definitely suggest you stick with it for a while...

There's not really any other system out there that let's you have full control over how you customise your notes!

Also remember that you don't have to instantly be an expert in a thing to use it, just using # for headings and - for lists will cover the vast majority of your note taking needs!

Ultimately it's entirely up to you but, speaking from a biased perspective, there's a lot to love about markdown!

Also don't forget that Joplin has another editor mode where you see everything like the rendered version but it's all markdown in the background, could be a good transition method if you're coming from a non markdown world?

Again, entirely up to you either way and I wish you the best if you head off for greener pastures, but I do hope you stick around :blush:

Hello, Mr. Squid, good day!

Since our last conversation, I've tried out other recommendations that I've managed to find across the internet and finally found one that I think will work for me. I really wanted to make Joplin the numero uno solution to my needs but after taking a (much needed) break and honest assessment, I have to admit I am what you say I am :smile:

Joplin is indeed a powerful and magnificent app, but I finally realize it's not a good fit for a dinosaur like me. I'm a Ctrl+B, Ctrl+U, Tabs to Indent kind of guy who prefers WYSIWYG when taking notes, and maybe I'm just too set in my ways to make that transition you mentioned to hashtags and markdown+plain text editor combos.

All in all, I really love Joplin and will not uninstall the app; it's the best when it comes to browser integration and web clipping and really my choice for markdown work (if you're curious, the other ones I've test driven for a while were: SimpleNote, Standard Notes, iA Writer, Typora, Byword and a few others I can't recall at the moment :wink: An app that almost stole my heart from Joplin was Obsidian, whose linking notes and zettelkasten-friendly feature was a winner in my book.

But enough of that! lol I'm writing to you mainly to give heartfelt thanks for helping me out with your replies. I sincerely appreciate it and wish you the best in all your future endeavors. Cheers!

Warmest regards,

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