FAQ

Using Markdown on WordPress.com

Markdown can be enabled for posts and pages in your dashboard, under SettingsWriting, and for comments, under SettingsDiscussion. Once enabled, it will be available to all users on your blog.

To enable Markdown for posts and pages, go to SettingsWriting in your dashboard, and check the box labeled Your posts will be run through the Markdown text processor. Click on Save Changes at the bottom of the page to apply. You will now be able compose posts and pages using Markdown.

Enabling Markdown for posts and pages

Enabling Markdown for posts and pages

To enable Markdown for comments, go to SettingsDiscussion in your dashboard, and check the box labeled Comments will be run through the Markdown text processor. Click on Save Changes at the bottom of the page to apply. Visitors to your blog will now be able to compose comments using Markdown.

Enabling Markdown for comments

Enabling Markdown for comments

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