Universal syntax for Markdown
flo.sperlich at googlemail.com
Wed Aug 10 14:56:25 EDT 2011
because of the great editor "Writer" from Information Architects I've
learned about Markdown and I love it. But it's very confusing, that
there are so many standards with different features: classical
Markdown, Markdown Extra, MultiMarkdown. I think for most users and
the spreading of Markdown it would be nice, to have only one syntax.
And this universal syntax should have the additions of MultiMarkdown:
footnotes, tables, definition lists, citation, metadata (author,
title, date), and so on... Because I think many people would like to
have these additional functions in Markdown. And who doesn't need
these additional functions, simply doesn't use them.
I think, one universal Markdown-syntax with the additional
possibilities of MultiMarkdown would be less confusing for consumers
and would help to spread Markdown in more apps and to more users.
Because it's really great!
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