Markdown Help

Markdown is a lightweight markup language with plain text formatting syntax (more)

Emphasis

**bold**
*italics*
~~strikethrough~~

Headers

# Big header
## Medium header
### Small header
#### Tiny header

Lists

* Generic list item
* Generic list item
* Generic list item

1. Numbered list item
2. Numbered list item
3. Numbered list item

Links

[Text to display](http://www.example.com)

Quotes

> This is a quote.
> It can span multiple lines!

Images

![](http://www.example.com/image.jpg)

Tables

| Column 1 | Column 2 | Column 3 |
| -------- | -------- | -------- |
| John     | Doe      | Male     |
| Mary     | Smith    | Female   |

Or without aligning the columns...

| Column 1 | Column 2 | Column 3 |
| -------- | -------- | -------- |
| John | Doe | Male |
| Mary | Smith | Female |

Displaying code

`var example = "hello!";`

Or spanning multiple lines...

```
var example = "hello!";
alert(example);
```