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A quick guide to markdown as served by the Perl module App::revealup

A quick guide to markdown as served by App::revealup
David Farrell
PerlTricks.com June 2014


This is H1

This is H2

This is H3

This is H4

# This is H1
## This is H2
### This is H3
#### This is H4

  • Unordered
  • lists are
  • made with plus, minus or asterisk
+ Unordered
- lists are
* made with plus, minus or asterisk

Press ↓ for more examples


  1. Ordered
  2. lists are
  3. made with numbers and a period
1. Ordered
2. lists are
3. made with numbers and a period

  • Nest
    • with
      • whitespace
* Nesting
    * is
        * easy

Blockquotes are like email

> Blockquotes are like email

Links are easy

[Links](http://perltricks.com) are easy

Images use a similar syntax as links

alt text

Images use a similar syntax as links

![alt text](http://bit.ly/1ekw7CV)

Code can be inlined with `backticks`

```
Or put in a block
```

Code can be `inlined` with \`backticks\`

\`\`\`  
Or put in a block  
\`\`\`

You can emphasise with italics, bold or strikethrough

You can emphasise with *italics*, **bold** or ~~strikethrough~~

Wrap up

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