Markdown allows you to write using an easy-to-read, easy-to-write plain text format for styling all forms of writing.
Paragraphs in Markdown are simply one or more lines of consecutive text followed by one or more blank lines.
You can create a heading by adding one or more
# symbols before your heading text. The number of
# you use will determine the size of the heading.
# The largest heading ## The second largest heading ... ###### The 6th largest heading
Indicate blockquotes with a
Charles M. Schulz:>All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt.
You can make text bold or italic using asterisk
* or underscore
**bold** or *italic* __bold__ or _italic_
You can make an ordered list by preceding list items with a number, followed by period
. or close bracket
1.Item 12.Item 23.Item 31)Item 12)Item 23)Item 3
Make an unordered list by preceding list items with either dash
+ or asterisk
*, or bullet
8 on a Mac).
Lists can be turned into todo lists by appending list markers with
[ ] or
[x] (incomplete or complete, respectively). You can tap on them like a checkbox to toggle between complete and incomplete state.
- [x]List syntax is required (Either unordered or ordered list)- [x]This is a complete item- [ ]This is an incomplete item
You can create nested lists by indenting list items.
1.Item 11.A corollary to the above item.2.Yet another point to consider.2.Item 2*A corollary that does not need to be ordered.*You might want to consider making a new list.3.Item 3
You can create a link simply by using its URL.
Check this out
Proper markdown links also support. You can create an inline link by wrapping link text in brackets (
[ ] ), and then wrapping the link in parentheses (
( ) ).
An [example](http://url.com/) An [example](http://url.com/ "Title")
Use backticks (
`) to format text in a special monospace format. Everything within the backticks appear as-is, with no other special formatting. Use the same number of backtick characters to close inline-code
This is an `inline code` This is an ```inline code``` too
Make a horizontal rule using three or more dashes
- or asterisks
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