Sharad Raj

Full Stack Developer
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Markdown



Markdown is a markup language usually used in documentation, which lets you easily turn plain text into styled text by adding formatting. You can also use it for web development and get rid of typing HTML :warning: Only for limited use :smile:

Lets have a look at markup for Markdown.


Heading 1

Markup :  # Heading 1 #

-OR-

Markup :  ============= (below H1 text)

Heading 2

Markup :  ## Heading 2 ##

-OR-

Markup: --------------- (below H2 text)

Heading 3

Markup :  ### Heading 3 ###

Heading 4

Markup :  #### Heading 4 ####

Common text

Markup :  Common text

Emphasized text

Markup :  _Emphasized text_ or *Emphasized text*

Strikethrough text

Markup :  ~~Strikethrough text~~

Strong text

Markup :  __Strong text__ or **Strong text**

Strong emphasized text

Markup :  ___Strong emphasized text___ or ***Strong emphasized text***

Named Link and http://www.google.fr/ or http://example.com/

Markup :  [Named Link](http://www.google.fr/ "Named link title") and http://www.google.fr/ or <http://example.com/>

heading-1
Markup: heading-1

Table, like this one :

First Header Second Header
Content Cell Content Cell
Content Cell Content Cell
First Header  | Second Header
------------- | -------------
Content Cell  | Content Cell
Content Cell  | Content Cell

code()

Markup :  `code()`
    var specificLanguage_code = 
    {
        "data": {
            "lookedUpPlatform": 1,
            "query": "Kasabian+Test+Transmission",
            "lookedUpItem": {
                "name": "Test Transmission",
                "artist": "Kasabian",
                "album": "Kasabian",
                "picture": null,
                "link": "http://open.spotify.com/track/5jhJur5n4fasblLSCOcrTp"
            }
        }
    }
        Markup : ```javascript
                 ```
 Markup : * Bullet list
              * Nested bullet
                  * Sub-nested bullet etc
          * Bullet list item 2
  1. A numbered list

    1. A nested numbered list
    2. Which is numbered
  2. Which is numbered

 Markup : 1. A numbered list
              1. A nested numbered list
              2. Which is numbered
          2. Which is numbered
 Markup : - [ ] An uncompleted task
          - [x] A completed task

Blockquote

Nested blockquote

Markup :  > Blockquote
          >> Nested Blockquote

Horizontal line :


Markup :  - - - -

Image with alt :

picture alt

Markup : ![picture alt](http://www.brightlightpictures.com/assets/images/portfolio/thethaw_header.jpg "Title is optional")

Foldable text:

Title 1

Content 1 Content 1 Content 1 Content 1 Content 1

Title 2

Content 2 Content 2 Content 2 Content 2 Content 2

Markup : <details>
           <summary>Title 1</summary>
           <p>Content 1 Content 1 Content 1 Content 1 Content 1</p>
         </details>
<h3>HTML</h3>
<p> Some HTML code here </p>

Hotkey:

⌘F

⇧⌘F

Markup : <kbd>⌘F</kbd>

Hotkey list:

Key Symbol
Option
Control
Command
Shift
Caps Lock
Tab
Esc
Power
Return
Delete
Up
Down
Left
Right

Emoji:

:exclamation: Use emoji icons to enhance text. :+1: Look up emoji codes at emoji-cheat-sheet.com

Markup : Code appears between colons :EMOJICODE: