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MacDown vs Mou: What are the differences?

MacDown: Open source Markdown editor for OS X. MacDown is an open source Markdown editor for OS X, released under the MIT License. It is heavily influenced by Chen Luo’s Mou; Mou: The missing Markdown editor for web developers. When current available Markdown editors are almost all for general writers, Mou is different: It's for web developers. Syntax highlighting, live preview, sync scroll, fullscreen mode, auto save, powerful actions, auto pair, custom themes and CSS, HTML and PDF export, enhanced CJK support.

MacDown and Mou belong to "Markdown Editors" category of the tech stack.

Some of the features offered by MacDown are:

  • Markdown Rendering
  • Additional Rendering Tools
  • Syntax Highlighting

On the other hand, Mou provides the following key features:

  • Actions
  • Enhanced CJK Support
  • View Control

MacDown is an open source tool with 7.86K GitHub stars and 957 GitHub forks. Here's a link to MacDown's open source repository on GitHub.

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What is MacDown?

MacDown is an open source Markdown editor for OS X, released under the MIT License. It is heavily influenced by Chen Luo’s Mou.

What is Mou?

When current available Markdown editors are almost all for general writers, Mou is different: It's for web developers. Syntax highlighting, live preview, sync scroll, fullscreen mode, auto save, powerful actions, auto pair, custom themes and CSS, HTML and PDF export, enhanced CJK support.
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