How to format text with Markdown

Markdown is a lightweight and easy-to-use syntax for styling text. Markdown is supported in several places in Metatask:

  • Description for a task
  • Instructions for a process

With Markdown you can control formatting words as bold or italic, adding images, and creating lists. Mostly, Markdown is just regular text with a few non-alphabetic characters:

Markdown syntax

Text Styling

Links : [Links](URL)
Bold : **Bold**
Italicize : *Italicize*
Strike-through : ~~text~~

Paragraphs : Line space between paragraphs

  • List items : * List items

Quotes : > Quote


Headers are set using a hash before the title.

H1 : # Header 1
H2 : ## Header 2
H3 : ### Header 3
H4 : #### Header 4


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