When you are ready to compile your document, click one of the options at the top.
Image: Renders as a PNG image. Suitable for short equations. Hint: Use Ctrl-Enter to recompile an image after making changes.
bbCode: Render with bbCode. This is similar to writing posts in the AoPS community or on your AoPS blog. You can use this to test your message before posting to the forum or your blog. bbCode rendering auto-updates if you stop typing for a short period of time.
MathJax: Render the document with MathJax, a client side LaTeX compiler. MathJax rendering auto-updates if you stop typing for a short period of time. MathJax does not support Asymptote.
PDF: Render document as a PDF file. You must have a PDF viewer to view the compiled document.