Markdown is an easy to use way of writing formatted text on the web, without the need for complicated editing tools.
Markdown in 2 Minutes
The following is a quick overview of the elements of Markdown you're most likely to use:
This is a paragraph of text.
Here is a list of bullets:
- Here is the first bullet. This one has italic text.
- Here is the second bullet. This one has bold text.
The following is a quote:
> This guy said this thing, and it was interesting, so I'm
> sharing it here.
Markdown in Detail
A detailed view of markup is beyond the scope of this page, so please take a look at the syntax guide