The Markdown Guide

By Matt Cone

Learn Markdown in 60 pages. The Markdown Guide book includes everything you need to get started and master Markdown syntax.

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Take your Markdown skills to the next level.

Master the power of Markdown and take full control of the syntax.


Learn how Markdown works and dive in using an online editor.


Practice using basic and extended Markdown syntax elements.


Start using Markdown everywhere
for all of your writing.

What's inside.

Detailed descriptions. Clear and concise examples. Beautifully formatted pages.

What readers are saying.

The Markdown Guide is hands-down the best Markdown reference.

The Markdown Guide is awesome. I keep it open in a browser tab for reference while working on my guides.

Well done! This is an incredibly valuable and well-done resource. It does a great job of educating without becoming too overwhelming or too narrowly focused on one application of Markdown.

This book provides the right amount of information to learn Markdown and I highly recommend it!

If you’re working with Markdown, then do yourself a favour and check out The Markdown Guide... It’s excellent.

I've found this very simple guide to Markdown syntax very useful in a pinch.

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About the Author

Matt Cone is a technical writer at Fastly. He has experience creating documentation for organizations like Linode and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Matt's first book, Master Your Mac, was published by No Starch Press. To get in touch with Matt, visit

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