Welcome to markdown-guide’s documentation!

Markdown is a lightweight markup language, originally created by John Gruber and Aaron Swartz allowing people “to write using an easy-to-read, easy-to-write plain text format, then convert it to structurally valid XHTML (or HTML).

Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Markdown

This is a syntax guide designed to provide very clear, understandable examples of Markdown usage. It borrows from several sources including:

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