Converting HTML and rich-text to Markdown

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.

GitHub converting to Markdown is an open source JavaScript library by Dom Christie that can convert HTML strings into Markdown strings. Code: - it used to be called to-markdown. is a tool which lets you paste in rich-text and uses turndown to convert it for you directly in your browser.

2md, explained is another tool that does this, written in TypeScript. It's accompanied by a detailed essay explaining exactly how it works.

Created 2020-05-09T11:19:27-07:00, updated 2020-09-01T16:54:03-07:00 · History · Edit