I have done a video on how I blog on my iPhone with MarkDown, using ByWord. You can see it below. I think it works great. I did the whole 2000 word long iPhone 5 review in that way.
So my question is, is there any good MarkDown editor available for Android?
It must have Markdown preview and copy HTML. And preferably support MultiMarkDown. I need my Footnotes when blogging.
Update: Draft is the best Markdown Text Editor for Android (Play Store):
Musings & Thoughts:Jo Anne Thomas
Epistle - IMO
Emacs in a local ConnectBot along with Hackers Keyboard? Nah, I guess that’s a bit too hardcore for most people…
Flick note supports MultiMarkDown.
I hope there’s an Android equivalent of Byword. That app’s great on iOS for markdown.
One with markdown preview and copy to HTML functionality. It’s good to see how the markdown code looks on a web page…and good to have a way to quickly cut-and-paste the final HTML code to a blog. Stefan’s already shown how Byword does these things on iPhone…and having tried it out today, I’m impressed…but sometimes, I only have my Android with me, so an app almost as functional for that OS would be nice.
Will give them a try at some stage. Denote and Epistle look close.
I think Flick Note looks most interesting because it supports MultiMarkDown. But not as beautiful as ByWord though
- Markdown is a lightweight markup language, originally created by John Gruber and Aaron Swartz allowing people “to write using an easy-to-read, easy-to-write plain text format, then convert it to structurally valid XHTML (or HTML)”. Search for more info. ↩
- Android is a Linux-based mobile operating system developed and distributed by Google in conjunction with the Open Handset Alliance. Search for more info. ↩
- HyperText Markup Language (HTML) is the main markup language for displaying web pages and other information that can be displayed in a web browser. Search for more info. ↩