October 25, 2012

If you use Markdown, please read this

“I don’t want to extend Markdown by adding tons of crazy new functionality, or radically change the way it currently works, or anything like that. I’d be opposed to such changes. I just want to solidify and standardize the simple, useful version of Markdown that is working so well for everyone right now. I want there to be an unambiguous, basic standard that everyone using Markdown can expect to work when they begin typing.”

Jeff Atwood via Coding Horror

Read the full text here: http://www.codinghorror.com/blog/2012/10/the-future-of-markdown.html.