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Instant Markdown by Arturo Herrero

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Top 8 features you'll want to know about

As you start to use Markdown, you will realize that there is a wide variety of things that you can do with it. This section will teach you all about the most commonly performed tasks and most commonly used features in Markdown.

There are many services that use Markdown. In general, these services are websites that exploit the full potential of Markdown to do a particular task. Here we will explore some of them.

1 – Forum and discussion

Markdown has become very popular, thanks to the different websites and forums that facilitate discussions among users. Users write Markdown inside web forms; the website does the Markdown conversion on the server and then displays the text in HTML.

Sites such as GitHub, BitBucket, ...

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