I have the following piece of text which I want to output literally:
<<"Welcome">>. However it's converted to those funky quotations. I've been trying all sorts of things with
\ mostly but to no avail.
\verb=!<<"Welcome">>! kind of works, or gets the job done, but then it loses all other formatting (font face, size, etc.) as well.
A quick solution would be to use inline math mode:
edit: if you want to preserve formatting, have you considered