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Markdown Writer by Wang Zhuochun (

Install with:
    apm install markdown-writer

Markdown-Writer for Atom

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Adds tons of features to make Atom an even better Markdown/AsciiDoc editor!

Works great with static blogging as well. Try it with Jekyll, Octopress, Hexo or any of your favorite static blog engines.

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From version 1.5.0, default keymaps that come with this package are removed (except enter/tab).

Please execute command Markdown Writer: Create Default keymaps to append the original list of keymaps to your keymap config file, then modify them based on your needs. Refer to wiki.




You can find and trigger all features in:


If you saw errors after this plugin updated, please try restart Atom to allow it reloads the updated code.


Go to Settings (cmd-,) -> Packages -> Markdown-Writer -> Settings.

If you do not see any settings (due to a Atom’s bug), please activate Markdown-Writer using command (e.g. Open Cheat Sheet). Close and reopen the Settings page.

To manage tags/categories in front matter, please follow this setup.

To manage all configurations (e.g. project specific settings, change italic text styles), refer to this wiki document.


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