{titles} is about typesetting document titles, usually with the help of \maketitle or the titlepage environment. A popular package is {titling}.

learn more… | top users | synonyms (2)

3
votes
1answer
100 views

How do I create a header with a half-page background (like the Twitter bootstrap Carousel theme)?

I'd like to create a LaTeX document with a half-page background, such as that in Twitter/Bootstrap's Carousel theme. The background doesn't necessarily need a gradient like in the example (although ...
0
votes
1answer
38 views

How to force \author and logo on title page into a flexible position in memoir?

I fixed a previous problem, by creating a tabular, but unfortunately it doesn't work with my current problem. This is what my current setup produces: And this is what I was aiming for: As you ...
2
votes
1answer
29 views

How to create a “Published” and a “Submitted” date in memoir?

I have tried my way through the memoir manual and various searches on the internet, but without luck, which is why I'm posting this question here, where some of you, who are really sharp at LaTeX and ...
0
votes
1answer
30 views

How to edit behaviour of frame titles during frame break in beamer?

When the allowframebreaks option is used, the frame title is automatically numbered in roman numerals. \begin{frame}[allowframebreaks=0.8]{Frame Title} . . \end{frame} Here is what I get for the ...
1
vote
1answer
97 views

How to wrap the title in an a0poster with a page width color box?

Current Preamble I want to wrap the top part of my document with a colored banner, spanning the entire page width and to the very top of the document. Here is my preamble and title section: ...
0
votes
1answer
88 views

tikzposter / authblk - how to change index font size of the affiliations [duplicate]

I used tikzposter to create a poster and authblk to do my affiliations. My problem is that the first index of the affiliations ( index 1, at Dept. of Alpha Research in the MWE) is a lot larger than ...
1
vote
1answer
42 views

Adding a quotation at the beginning of a book

I am using the book document format in my Latex book. I am writing a scientific book. I have a cover page (the one with \maketitle) and the Table of Contents page(s). Right after the cover page, I ...
11
votes
5answers
932 views

Left and right aligned on same line

I am currently busy typesetting my thesis in LaTeX, but I am stuck on something with my cover/title page. At the bottom of the page, I need to type my name and my supervisor's name. This is a rough ...
2
votes
1answer
64 views

Where are Title, Author and Date?

I've the following Example Code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[german]{babel} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
1
vote
0answers
36 views

Get author's name using initials instead of full first name in author block

I am using authblk to create an author block. However, I would like to use the authors' name in more than one location: In the authors block, show full first names and last name using \maketitle In ...
1
vote
1answer
49 views

Not all code is shown in the pdf

So I found an example online of how to create a certain figure (tikzpicture). Now I have created the figure in latex, but somehow my Title and section text will not show. I guess this is because I ...
0
votes
0answers
114 views

How do I create a template for thesis title page? [duplicate]

My university wants my thesis title page to be formatted in a certain way (see left image below) and I was able to do it in LaTeX (see right image below): I used the following LaTeX code to do the ...
6
votes
2answers
49 views

Question on formatting author

\documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{indentfirst} \usepackage{algorithm} \usepackage{algpseudocode} \usepackage{graphicx} \graphicspath{ {Desktop/} } ...
1
vote
1answer
33 views

What are major and sub headings?

What does a subheading mean in latex and what is a major heading? Say your latex file has Chapter 1 called CHEMICAL TOOLS and in that chapter you have three titles (xxx, yyy, zzz): Chapter 1 ...
2
votes
1answer
69 views

Vertically Center title page : Article

How can I vertically center the text on a title page ? My MWE : \documentclass[]{article} \title{Project Title} \date{2016-31-01} \author{Author Name} \begin{document} \pagenumbering{gobble} ...
2
votes
1answer
85 views

Underscore in emails

I am writing a paper and trying to write my email address, which contains underscore. My question is how to write underscore in email addresses? My MWE: \documentclass{aip-cp} \begin{document} ...
0
votes
0answers
43 views

how to write a paper with many authors?

I am writing a paper with a total of 16 authors. I do not think I can use the classical \author command as it would require too much space for all this authors. Is there a common way to do in these ...
8
votes
1answer
133 views

How does \thanks work in LaTeX article class?

I am trying to figure out how it happens that \thanks in the standard LaTeX article class (with no options specified) is typeset with an asterisk for the footnote mark. I got lost trying to trace ...
1
vote
1answer
59 views

Include a cover page then title page in book class

I am attempting to place a cover on a document that I am typesetting. I have a coverpage as a png file and wanted to place that as a full page first, then have the second page with the other ...
4
votes
2answers
104 views

Omit the date in \maketitle *without blanking the date*

So, this is building on Omitting the date when using \maketitle; but I'd still like to include the date in the page footer. This means \date{} isn't an option. (Of course, I'd like to get rid of the ...
1
vote
1answer
80 views

LaTex : Is comma acceptable before And , When there are multple authors on titlepage of Book? [closed]

I used {authblk} package to write author and their affliations. In my case, there are 3 authors with common affiliation. But it shows output like this : firstauthor, secondauthor, and thirdauthor. By ...
1
vote
1answer
43 views

In memoir class how do I force the abstract on the title page and be of type chapter?

For my thesis proposal I'd like to use memoir document class. I'd like to have the abstract on the title page and set to: \abstractnum % Format heading as chapter \abstractintoc % Include ...
1
vote
1answer
87 views

Problem with title page

I have the following title page: \documentclass[a4paper,twoside,12pt,chapterprefix=false]{scrbook} \begin{document} \begin{titlepage} \thispagestyle{empty} \fancypagestyle{empty}{ ...
1
vote
1answer
28 views

Incompatibility between sigplanconf's \thanks and cleveref

There seem to be an incompatibility between cleveref and the \thanks command of the sigplanconf class (see here for more info). Here's a MWE showing the issue (using the latest sigplanconf v3.2): ...
2
votes
1answer
48 views

How to put an image on maketitle page below the author's name

latex newb here. I used a solution proposed here Image within \maketitle - not separate page which recommended using the titling package but was only able to fiddle enough to get the image on the top ...
1
vote
2answers
51 views

switch the positions of date and author

\documentclass[letterpaper,11pt]{article} \usepackage{titling} \usepackage[margin=4cm]{geometry} \newcommand{\subtitle}[1]{% \posttitle{% \par\end{center} ...
2
votes
1answer
117 views

Create a titlepage: package .sty

I would like to create a package (.sty) for a titlepage. I followed this guide https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/LaTeX/Title_Creation from which I took the following two codes: the first code is the ...
3
votes
1answer
224 views

Subtitle, abstract and multiple authors using Titling package

Following the excellent advice in this thread, I learned how to get a subtitle below the main title, using the titling package. Unfortunately, the trick runs into an error when you try including an ...
5
votes
2answers
234 views

Turn off superscript when all authors have same affiliation (elsarticle)

I'm using the elsarticle class, which adds superscripts to link the author to their affiliation. However, all of the authors for my paper have the same affiliation, so it looks a little weird for them ...
5
votes
1answer
87 views

center the word as in the title

I want to move the word up after \huge as in the title in the screenshot below. I am trying to use the stuff in the title argument since I do not want to add a name or date and \maketitle generate a ...
2
votes
1answer
34 views

Is it possible to remove the date from this template?

Is it possible to remove the date from this template? text code: \documentclass[paper=a4, fontsize=11pt]{scrartcl} % \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{fourier} \usepackage[ngerman, ...
3
votes
0answers
83 views

Set a different layout for a single page in Memoir

I am setting a layout with facing pages and large outer margins, in order to accomodate a lot of margin notes. When it comes to the title page, I need to make a new layout in order to be able to ...
4
votes
2answers
188 views

elsarticle: Changing symbol used in \tnoteref

In the elsarticle class, when you use the command \tnoteref, a star is placed at the end of the title and used as the symbol for the footnote, see the example below. I would like to change that to ...
3
votes
1answer
105 views

Designing a Beamer class with given Corporate Design

There are several questions involved: How do I create the title page? At the moment, I am stuck with the folloing: % Title page \defbeamertemplate*{title page}{myClass} { ...
3
votes
1answer
75 views

How to put a footnote in the title in LyX

I would like an unmarked footnote in my title. When I enter the footnote in the title, it does not appear in my PDF. How can I insert an unmarked footnote in the title which appears on the bottom of ...
5
votes
1answer
333 views

Title, author and email flush-left alignment

I need to edit a document (not written by me, so I'd like to keep tinkering to a minimum), and want to left-align the title, and both authors and their details. It currently appears centred. I've ...
0
votes
2answers
101 views

onecolumn titlepage, twocolumn rest of document

I recently switched from using multicols to twocolumn in the documentclass since multicols tends to mess with my graphics. However, this also means that my title page is now also two colums, which I'd ...
5
votes
1answer
197 views

How can I title a box?

I was trying to a title inserted on the lines of a box. I don't know if LaTeX has a command or a package for doing this, but it's something similar to the image below. Any suggestions?
0
votes
0answers
37 views

Headings bunched together with \textsc [duplicate]

I recently downloaded the Title page with logo LaTeX template. When I build the PDF the below \textsc headers appear bunched up. Is there a line spacing parameter I could pass as an argument to ...
2
votes
1answer
64 views

Reordering KOMA-Script title (not titlepage) in custom class

I'm trying to define custom styles for the KOMA-Script title which is later inserted using the \maketitle command currently using a mix of the KOMA-Script \setkomafont command and the \patchcmd ...
3
votes
1answer
85 views

Changing spacing for \thanks generates empty line

In a double-spaced article, I'm trying to keep the \thanks note single-spaced. I use this topic to change the spacing of \thanks back to single-spacing. This works, but it also generates an empty line ...
1
vote
0answers
35 views

Front page problems

I have made a front page that I thought was a A3 page (so i could put in the rest of the document of A4 pages) and make something like a book (hope that I am understood). When I tried to print the ...
2
votes
1answer
100 views

Show the \subtitle if not empty

How do I show the subtitle if it's defined? When have a subtitle the code is like this: \begin{center} \MakeTextUppercase{\textbf{\thetitle:}}\\ \MakeTextUppercase{\thesubtitle} \{center} And ...
1
vote
1answer
67 views

How to have a logo and institute at the same line?

I would like to have the logo to the left and the institute to the right at the same line. And so, I have tried unsuccessfully the code below: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Copenhagen} ...
1
vote
1answer
88 views

How can I add these information at the titlepage?

How can I add the name of university and the name of supervisor at the title page of my thesis? Do I have to add a command before or after \maketitle? \begin{document} \title{ Blabla } ...
0
votes
1answer
21 views

Placing the abstract on titlepage in custom class

Imagine I want to include my abstract to my titlepage. I would do something like this: \documentclass[10pt,english,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \title{My ...
4
votes
1answer
166 views

Macros for redefining \maketitle

I have a document with multiple \maketitle tags. I would like macros that will allow me to redefine the title with a single command. While the code below produces the output I want, ...
1
vote
2answers
105 views

Title and Author not displaying in PDF viewer (Texmaker)

I'm trying to make the title and author name come on top of of the document. However, after previewing the PDF, only the main body of the document is shown, without the title and author name appearing ...
2
votes
2answers
105 views

Page Header in LaTeX

The document class I am using is: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt,openany,leqno,footinclude=true]{memoir} I want to get the header of a page in LaTeX just like the one I found here: Here apparently ...
6
votes
1answer
668 views

How to create a book title like this?

This is Roger Penrose' book The Road to Reality's title Currently my document begins like this, \documentclass{report} \usepackage{bm} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{varwidth} ...