No matter what you write for the web, you need a quick and easy way to format it. Why learn HTML or use cumbersome editors when you can use Markdown? With Markdown, you use keyboard symbols to format your content - you can write rich content faster and with simple tools. What’s Markdown? It’s a lightweight language that uses keyboard symbols to add formatting to web pages and documents. Learning Markdown teaches you how to quickly format content for the web. You’ll learn what I believe is the most efficient way to use Markdown. And unlike the various cheatsheets available online, this book explains the how and the why of using Markdown. Learning Markdown takes you from the beginning - how to set up a page, how to format text, work with images and links and lists, and more. Each chapter ends with an exercise that gets you to use and build on what you’ve learned.