Tim Ikels - Creator, Publisher, Marketer

Markdown vs. HTML: Which is right for you?

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HTML is the backbone of the web, but it can be a pain to write.

Markdown is a simpler alternative that’s perfect for most writing tasks.

Markdown: The easy way

HTML: When you need full control

Most writers should start with Markdown.

It’s faster, easier, and lets you focus on your words and ideas.

Ready to try Markdown?

  1. Find a Markdown editor: StackEdit is a great choice.
  2. Start writing! Use this cheat sheet if you need reminders: Markdown cheat sheet
  3. Convert your work to HTML when you’re ready to publish on the web. (via Netlify for example)

Simplify your writing life. Markdown makes it easy.

Stay awesome,

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