Try Markdown

A non-comprehensive selection of Markdown constructs, hardwrapped to 40 to make that obvious, such as bald to see how they render with the current _config.yml.

Switch on all the options to see what happens

Code blocks

simpe pre-format
text block
with no language
use strict;
use warnings;
sub main {
  print "Hello world\n";
  return 0;

exit main();

Once upon a time, in a little window on an LCD screen lived some code. Well it wasn’t really living there, it doesn’t get to live until it burrows down to the CPU to stretch its legs1 and travel on the bus.

def tidle_fenced_post
  1. One
  2. Two
  3. Three
  4. (One)
what the thing is
what the thing isn’t
Head Foot
Nose Toes
Tooth Nail

To boldly split infinitives and strikethrough other text.

but it can also get longer when the compression comes unravelled.

Are “quotes” normal? Hope so. Can we underline words without _underlining_private_variables ? Should be OK when _they_are_code like this. Superscripts are 2^(nd) nature, he contrived. Highlights are ==new== to me. By the way, no newlines in this paragraph but just here
it does contain a <br> tag.

fn indented() {
  # don't need these
  # with fenced code blocks
  1. usually code gets longer by growing in the editor window,