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Marked.js Alternatives

Marked.js is described as 'A full-featured markdown parser and compiler, written in JavaScript. Built for speed' and is an app in the development category. There are three alternatives to Marked.js for Self-Hosted solutions and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Markdown-it, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Marked.js are Snarkdown and ShowdownJS.

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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Self-Hosted
  • GitHub

A full-featured markdown parser and compiler, written in JavaScript. Built for speed.

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    Markdown-it

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted
    • GitHub

    Markdown-it is a high-speed Markdown parser with 100% CommonMark support, extensions & syntax plugins.

    ⚫︎ Support for MarkDownMarkdown-it supports MarkDown for document formatting.
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    Snarkdown

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted

    Snarkdown is a relatively simple Markdown parser written in JavaScript that's built for speed. It's fast because it's tiny (only 1kb), and uses a single, lengthy but efficient, regular expression for a tokenizer.

    ⚫︎ Support for MarkDownSnarkdown supports MarkDown for document formatting.
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    ShowdownJS

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted

    Showdown is a JavaScript Markdown to HTML converter, based on the original works by John Gruber. Showdown can be used client side (in the browser) or server side (with NodeJs).

    ⚫︎ Support for MarkDownShowdownJS supports MarkDown for document formatting.
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