The power of the beamer class for LaTeX has been combined with the a0poster class to produce a method for more easily creating posters.
The tikz drawing system can be used to draw basic solid black lines and simple shapes which can reasonably easily be adjusted to allow alternative patterns and decorations. Read the rest of this entry »
The default paper sizes in LaTeX documents tend to be A4 or letter paper. If we want to use other page and paper sizes the geometry package is a handy way to make these changes. Read the rest of this entry »
When working with a tikz drawing within LaTeX document we might want to locate an object using an absolute position on the page rather than leaving LaTeX to make the decision for us. Read the rest of this entry »
Nodes are used in tikz to place content in a picture as part of a LaTeX document. Read the rest of this entry »
The pgf drawing package for LaTeX provides facilities for drawing simple of complicated pictures within a LaTeX document. There are many options available within the package and in this post we consider some of the basics to get up and running. Read the rest of this entry »
LaTeX is very strong for typesetting mathematical equations. Read the rest of this entry »
One area of LaTeX that is not always straightforward is producing tabular material. In this post we will look at some of the basics of creating tables in a LaTeX document. Read the rest of this entry »