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Wordle-like colored letter boxes in latex

Here is a possibility using tikz with the matrix library. I defined three colors: great, good and bad, which you can adjust to your liking. The wordle is a TikZ matrix with the nodes filled with bad ...
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Wordle-like colored letter boxes in latex

Welcome to tex.stackexchange! I just finished a project using Tikz's chains library. So, like the man with a hammer that views the world as a nail, I suggest using the chains library for this: \...
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Wordle-like colored letter boxes in latex

Quite similar to the other answer, but your question reminded me of a twitt of mine: https://twitter.com/CarLaTeXSE/status/1484979275598123015 \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{xcolor} \...
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How to create such a beautiful titlepage

Some basic ideas for you: Edit: I forgot you said you wanna some orange color \documentclass{book} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{tikz} \definecolor{mycolor}{RGB}{255,148,44} \usepackage[margin=2cm]...
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Wordle-like colored letter boxes in latex

Two modes: mode = manual: the type (correct/wrong/almost/no eval/no letter) must be specified directly before the letter. mode = pre: the types must be speciefied beforehand (with key pre) and then ...
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Create title page layout

This kind of very customised title page is best done directly in tikz: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{tikz} \definecolor{topcolour}{RGB}{0,37,118} \definecolor{bottomcolour}{RGB}{92,...
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How do I get this cover page on Latex?

The vertical rules are set using \rule[<raise>]{<width>}{<height>} with a negative <raise> lowering it below the baseline. The first and third rules are 6cm tall while the ...
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\maketitle has stopped working, despite backing up data

EDIT: This has been fixed in microtype v3.0b. This is was a bug in microtype, which has also been reported here. A quick fix would be to load the package with the option nopatch=item, which will ...
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How to create such a beautiful titlepage

The left side of this page is simply \vrule \kern \vrule \kern... with suitable parameters. I show the example using OpTeX (just for completness), where all main constructions is done directly by TeX ...
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Wordle-like colored letter boxes in latex

Here's a solution inspired by @Qrrbrbirlbel's reply to my comment on his post. It defines an environment, wordle, that takes one parameter, which is the correct answer to the wordle puzzle. The ...
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I want to write the institute name in two lines. However, when I try to use "\\", the whole alignment has been changed

You can't just insert \\ inside \textit to break the lines (\textit{<stuff> \\ <more stuff>}). Use \textit{<stuff>} \\ \textit{<more stuff>} \documentclass[conference]{...
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How to Automatically Overlay a Title of a Different Color onto Itself

This will work if the two versions are the exact same size. Otherwise you would have to overlay each letter separately. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xcolor} \definecolor{aqua}{RGB}{0, 188, 188}...
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How to center text left and right on the same line?

Via Left Text\hfill Right Text. \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{ragged2e} \usepackage{mdframed} \newcommand{\createtitle}{ \begin{mdframed} [nobreak=true, % prevents page breaking ...
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Showcase of beautiful title page done in TeX

Not a really funcy one but it is nice. I used this post. Of course all the colours, the language and the font size can change. \documentclass[14pt]{extbook} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{...
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Chapter Title Does Not Align With Text Width

At \Huge size, with “Chapter 1.” at the beginning it’s quite hard for TeX to find suitable break points. I suggest to typeset the titles ragged right. Below are also two examples: the second title is ...
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Problems Encountered Trying to Vertically Stretch a Scaled Bold Smallcaps Title in a Usual Way

You did not show the usage of \vstretch that you tried and did not work, perhaps you got the nesting confused due to the unauthodox grouping used in the original, especially \begin{textbf} which would ...
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Increasing the Gap Produced by \Linebreak within a Small Caps Title

You want to act on \baselinestretch. In the first example, only letterspacing is applied just to ensure that the vertical spaces around the centered part is the same. For letterspacing it's much ...
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Package hyperref warning: Token not allowed in a PDF string (Unicode) in Title Page of Beamer

To be precise, that's not an error, it's a warning. It's actually pretty harmless in this case, and you could just ignore it. However if it bothers you for some reason, the reason you're getting it is ...
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Beamer presentation: title on subsequent slides not taken from [] but from {}

Your template uses \inserttitle in the headline. If you want it to insert the short title, you can use \insertshorttitle instead (if no short title is given, this will automatically fall back to the ...
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Chapter Title Does Not Align With Text Width

I'd be inclined to make the chapter heading ragged right rather than justified in this case since Chapter x takes up a lot of space and there isn't much space left for the rest of the heading. And ...
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Is it possible to remove the chapter title but keep it in the table of contents

Use the optional argument to \chapter. \chapter[put this in the ToC]{title text in the document} so \chapter[Methods]{}
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How do I get this cover page on Latex?

A TikZ solution: I also show the algorithm: MWE \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \setmainfont{Noto Serif} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}[remember picture,...
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Showcase of beautiful title page done in TeX

My cover book (picture and code changed for a typo - thanks CarLaTex!) : Code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[dvipsnames]{xcolor} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{ shapes.geometric } \...
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customizing chapter heading by adding box and text

Try this code. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{book} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage[french]{babel} \usepackage{xcolor} \definecolor{myblue}{RGB}{0, 82, 155} \usepackage{titlesec} \...
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What font is the one used in \documentclass{scrbook}?

It's just the default Sans Serif font, i.e., Computer Modern Sans for latex and pdflatex, and the very similar Latin Modern Sans for lualatex and xelatex. You can get this in most documents just by ...
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How to remove title from each page?

You are using the book class which means that document divisions should be specified in the order \part, \chapter, \section etc. Change your \section{Introduction} to \chapter{Introduction}
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Remove the ProjLib logo from the title page (beaulivre package)

Use \TitlePage [ color = { main = forestgreen!75!black, back = forestgreen!10!yellow!30 } ] { , title = Title , subtitle = Subtitle , author = Name , date = {\today} , ...
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Spacing after redefining maketitle

Based on OP comments, it seems that it is desired to make the vertical space conditional, only adding it if there is not additional vertical space added by another following command, for example, \...
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Creating a title page

Here is one way to do it, which is a bit the way you'd do it in TeX, i.e. without all those nice macros from Latex. Alternatives are e.g. using tables. In the beginning I define your color green. ...
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Creating a title page

I have simplified your MWE, among other things many unneeded packages for your problem. % ankaraprob.tex SE 649949 \documentclass{article} \begin{document} {\large {MIDDLE EAST TECHNICAL ...
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