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What is Markdown and How to Use Markdown in WordPress

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Markdown is something that users may have heard from others talking about the Ghost blogging platform. Markdown is a simple markup language that converts plain text into HTML. In this video, we will show you how to use markdown in WordPress.

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Summary of this Tutorial:

Markdown is a language that converts plain text into html code.

This is great if you use a text editor to write your posts for WordPress.

This way you can add your formatting while writing and when you add it to your WordPress post the formatting is already there.

In order for the markdown to work on the WordPress site, install and activate the wp-markdown plugin.

Then go to Settings, Writing and scroll down to the markdown section.

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Mazi has nine years of web development experience with the past five years spent honing his skills with WordPress plugins and themes. He's an expert in WooCommerce and is the author of the Simple Sales Tax plugin, a popular sales tax compliance solution for WooCommerce. Brett understands the importance of excellent communication, prides himself on producing high-quality code, and is comfortable working solo or as part of a team.

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