Markdown in a nutshell

markdown markup

Markdown is a plain text lightweight markup language. It was designed to be easily converted to HTML.

title

# a title

basic styling

**bold** *italics* ~~strikethrough~~

bold
italics
strikethrough

lists

Unordered lists can be started using the toolbar or by typing *, -, or +. Ordered lists can be started by typing 1..

**Unordered** * awesome * perfect

Unordered

  • awesome
  • perfect
**Ordered** 1. Numbered lists... 2. ...work too!

Ordered

  1. Numbered lists...
  2. ...work too!

code

`var example = "hello!";` Or spanning multiple lines... ```js var example = "hello!"; alert(example); ```

You can either note the language at the top (prefered) or it will be guessed

[Text to display](http://code.wiki)

Text to display

What about images?

![code.wiki](https://code.wiki/images/favicon.png)

code.wiki

quotes

> This is a quote. > It can span multiple lines!

This is a quote.
It can span multiple lines!

tables

| Column 1 | Column 2 | Column 3 | | -------- | -------- | -------- | | John | Doe | Male | | Mary | Smith | Female |
Column 1 Column 2 Column 3
John Doe Male
Mary Smith Female

Reference

No known

History Nov 22, 2017