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Markdown: Text-to-HTML conversion tool/syntax for web writers, by John Gruber. Markdown is two things: (1) a plain text formatting syntax; and (2) a software tool, written in Perl, that converts the plain text formatting to HTML; Oh My ZSH: A framework for managing your Zsh configuration. A delightful, open source, community-driven framework for managing your Zsh configuration. It comes bundled with thousands of helpful functions, helpers, plugins, themes.

Markdown can be classified as a tool in the "Languages" category, while Oh My ZSH is grouped under "Shell Utilities".

Oh My ZSH is an open source tool with 91.5K GitHub stars and 17K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Oh My ZSH's open source repository on GitHub.

According to the StackShare community, Markdown has a broader approval, being mentioned in 756 company stacks & 718 developers stacks; compared to Oh My ZSH, which is listed in 11 company stacks and 18 developer stacks.

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What is Markdown?

Markdown is two things: (1) a plain text formatting syntax; and (2) a software tool, written in Perl, that converts the plain text formatting to HTML.

What is Oh My ZSH?

A delightful, open source, community-driven framework for managing your Zsh configuration. It comes bundled with thousands of helpful functions, helpers, plugins, themes.
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      StackShare uses MarkdownMarkdown

      We’re using Markdown parsers for Reviews, Blog Posts, and Stack Description (the text you’re reading right now). We’re using Bootstrap Markdown for content input (except for reviews) and RedCarpet for rendering in certain places.

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      Wing Tang Wong uses MarkdownMarkdown

      Markdown represents a highly portable and lightweight text formatting. I had converted all of my Wordpress posts to Markdown prior to migrating over to Jekyll and eventually to Hugo. The fact that many generators support Markdown means that my content remains portable regardless of the platform/engine I use.

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      Volkan Özçelik uses MarkdownMarkdown

      What you see is not what you get, never it is.

      Documentation is better in Markdown format. You don’t need anything special to read it.

      It is compact, portable, comparable.

      Markdown is my text file format of choice.

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      Jeff Flynn uses MarkdownMarkdown

      Because it is almost an effortless markup language without ever having to write an HTML tag. Of course, you'll want to use it in environments that make it look pretty (GitHub, etc.)

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      Roger Salomonsson uses MarkdownMarkdown

      Using StackEdit to edit markdown files for blog roll and about sections. MD files are stored in Google Drive and pushed to GH pages through StackEdit.

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