1

If I want to give a title to a paragraph I can just use \paragraph{Respective Title} *Text*

However, I cannot put a line break between the title and the text, since it would give a compilation error.

I'm looking for something like what can be see on this Wikipedia page.

2
  • Would something \subsubsection*{Respective Title} work? The * prevents it from being numbered. – AJF Aug 26 '19 at 8:59
  • Please mention the class name (i.e., \documentclass{book}) what you used? – MadyYuvi Aug 26 '19 at 10:19
2

titlesec package can do:

\documentclass{article}

\usepackage{titlesec}

\titleformat{\paragraph}{\normalfont\normalsize\bfseries}{\theparagraph}{1em}{}
\titlespacing*{\paragraph}{0pt}{3.25ex plus 1ex minus .2ex}{1.5ex plus .2ex}

\begin{document}


\paragraph{title}

text

\end{document}

enter image description here

8
  • It seems the O.P. doesn't want paragraphs to be numbered… – Bernard Aug 26 '19 at 9:54
  • @Bernard The paragraph is not numbered. See image, no number – wang ki wun Aug 26 '19 at 9:57
  • And no message from the use of \theparagraph? – Bernard Aug 26 '19 at 9:58
  • @Bernard What messege? – wang ki wun Aug 26 '19 at 9:59
  • 1
    There is a number, but you need \setcounter{secnumdepth}{4} to see it. – John Kormylo Aug 26 '19 at 12:40

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.