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Markdown Tutorial

Curious about Markdown? Wondering what its uses are? How vast and difficult it might be to learn it? Worry not, for the Captain of the Internets is here to guide you through the sea of Markdown toughness. Everyone aboard the Markdown tutorial ship! Markdown is a simplified text formatting language. It is like HTML, you use combination of weird characters to format text - only much simpler, and more friendly to humans. Markdown is frequently used fo ...

.md file – What the heck is it? Should I be scared etc?

Did you download something and find a suspicious looking .md file among the contents? Unless you are into finance, it is a markdown file. A markdown file is just a text file (yes you can open it in any text editor) which has been formatted using the formatting language. Markdown, like HTML, is a markup language, only it is simpler and easier on the human eyes. If you open a .md file in a regular text editor, you are likely t ...