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Distinguish Footnotes and Cross References
A footnoteis used to clarify a translation or provide alternative wording.
A cross referencetells the reader about a related passage of scripture.
What does Paratext use to identify footnotes and cross references?
- USFM tags
The most convenient way to enter a footnote is by
- typing \ using the keyboard.
- typing "add footnote".
- using the Insert Footnote feature.
After a footnote or cross reference has been added, a small, superscripted character is shown in the Bible text at the place where it was inserted. In Paratext , this special superscript character in the text is referred to as a
- reference character