Markdown vs. Perl

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Markdown

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Description

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 Perl?

Perl is a general-purpose programming language originally developed for text manipulation and now used for a wide range of tasks including system administration, web development, network programming, GUI development, and more.

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Companies

574 Companies Using Markdown
129 Companies Using Perl

Integrations

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Latest News

Introducing jsxtreme-markdown
How to Automatically Convert Markdown to HTML
Write Faster: Your Manual to Markdown, the Web's Sim...
Upgrading Perl to a Modern Version: the ActiveState ...
Perl: Language, Community, and the Future


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