There are a couple of great new features in store. My favorite is the new shortcuts for creating lists, headers and blockquotes.
Just start a line with a “*” character, and you’ll get a bullet list until you hit a double-return. Likewise, start a line with “1.” and you’ll get a numbered list. Just like Microsoft Word.
Begin lines with a series of hash marks, “##” to get any of the six header levels:
Will be automatically converted into the HTML code as
And a starting a line with “>” makes a blockquote:
>This is a blockquote
Will render as
This is a blockquote
I like just about anything that saves me keystrokes or mouse clicks.