A Modest Definition List Proposal

John Gruber gruber at fedora.net
Thu Feb 19 12:42:58 EST 2009

On 18 Feb 2009, at 1:44 PM, David E. Wheeler wrote:

> What I came up with is a single character change to the PHP Markdown

> Extra syntax. I just published a detailed explanation of my thoughts

> and reasoning for this on [my blog](http://justatheory.com/computers/markup/modest-markdown-proposal.html

> ).

Unlike most syntax suggestions, your suggestion to use tilde as the
marker for definitions strikes me as genuinely Markdown-ish. I'm not
sure it's any better than colon, though.


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