Inline Markdown elements
Sometimes we like to begin a new line without starting a whole new text block. To place such a hard line break gets complicated, when hard line wraps limit the line length inside our Markdown files.
We have two types of emphasis to accentuate segments of our content: Light emphasis or strong emphasis. And we can nest both types.
To quote someone means to recognize her or his thoughts as part of our own. We may agree or disagree, but we should refer to them correctly.
The main text column offers space for 80 characters of code in one line. When we need 120 to fit in one line, we can choose to additionally use the marginal column.
Internet references or short “links” are the binding fabric of the web. Markdown encourages their use by providing a bunch of simple markup options.
All available characters are valid Markdown. The following sections are about the special ones we can’t use directly.
Correction marks highlight changes while working on a draft. Lately, strike-through has also become a hip visual style.
Simple ASCII punctuation characters are substituted with the typographic correct ones.
The main text column offers space for 80 characters of code in one line. When we need 120 to fit in, we can expand code boxes into the marginal column(s).