Simon Willison: TILs on markdown

markdown Useful Markdown extensions in Python - 2021-04-03

I wanted to render some markdown in Python but with the following extra features: …

markdown Rendering Markdown with the GitHub Markdown API - 2020-08-22

I wanted to convert the Markdown used in my TILs to HTML, using the exact same configuration as GitHub does. GitHub has a whole load of custom extensions for things like tables and syntax highlighting (see issue 17). …

markdown Converting HTML and rich-text to Markdown - 2020-05-09

If you copy and paste from a web page - including a full table - into a GitHub issue comment GitHub converts it to the corresponding Markdown for you. Really quick way to construct Markdown tables. …