Blockquotes and the infamous <p> tags...

John Gruber gruber at
Wed Mar 10 16:13:04 EST 2004

Rob Hulson <rob at> wrote on 03/10/04 at 2:37p:

> If that's confusing, check out the quoted text in both these pages, the 
> first formatted with Markdown, and the other entered with a manual 
> <blockquote> and <br /> tags.

By the way, for what it's worth, I actually prefer the way the first
one looks. The tight box margin in the second one strikes me as a
bit cramped. :^)

John Gruber          |              Daring Fireball
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