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  • Install and configuring Markdown
  • Learn Markdown syntax
  • Participate in forums and discussions
  • Write emails
  • Share documents
  • Create to-do lists
  • Produce presentations
  • Convert Markdown files to other formats, such as PDF
  • Use Markdown extensions

Markdown is becoming more and more popular. The simplicity of Markdown and the advantages that it has to offer has led to a tremendous rise in the number of sites and applications that use it. The conversion of simple human readable text format to HTML has never been so simple, thanks to Markdown.

Instant Markdown will walk you through the syntax of Markdown and will get you up to speed with the basics, which will allow you to write your own content in Markdown. It will then show you how to use different services to make the most of Markdown.

Apart from learning the basic syntax through practical and focused examples, you will also learn how to use Markdown to do many different things, such as participating in forums and discussions, writing emails, sharing documents, blogging, creating to-do lists, creating presentations, converting Markdown files to other formats such as PDF, or using Markdown extensions.

You will learn everything you need to know about Markdown, right from scratch to practical examples.

  • Learn something new in an Instant! A short, fast, focused guide delivering immediate results
  • Install and configure Markdown
  • Learn Markdown syntax, right from basic to complex examples
  • Full of focused examples on different services that you can use with Markdown
Page Count 40
Course Length 1 hours 12 minutes
ISBN 9781783559152
Date Of Publication 25 Aug 2013


Arturo Herrero

Arturo Herrero is a Software Engineer interested and experienced in dynamic programming languages, mainly Ruby and Groovy. These days, he mostly works on web development and loves to create elegant software that is easy to read and that provides immediate and lasting value to its users. Arturo is a frequent speaker at several software development events, such as the Agile Spain Conference, Greach, Codemotion, and local user groups. He currently lives in London, United Kingdom.