Markdown allows you to apply some basic formatting to your text using the following conventions. For more information see the markdown website.
You can create a header by using a # in front of the line:
# This is a large, 1st level headline ## This is a smaller 2nd level headline ### This is a 3rd level headline #### This is a 4th level headline ##### This is a 5th level headline
Use asterisks to mark italic or bold text.
*This text will be italic* **This text will be bold** *You **can** combine them*
Use asterisks in front of each line to create a list.
* Item 1 * Item 2 * Item 2a * Item 2b
Use numbers in front of each line to create an ordered list.
1. Item 1 2. Item 2 3. Item 3 * Item 3a * Item 3b
Use the following syntax to display an image:
Just paste a valid URL and it will automatically render as a link.
Or use the following syntax to create a link with a custom text: