Textile is described as 'lightweight markup language originally developed by Dean Allen and billed as a "humane web text generator"' and is an website in the Development category. There are eight alternatives to Textile, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Mac, Windows and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is Markdown, which is both free and Open Source. Other great sites and apps similar to Textile are GitHub Flavored Markdown (Free, Open Source), Text::Amuse (Free, Open Source), MarkMyWords (Free, Open Source) and PHP Markdown (Free, Open Source).
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- GitHub uses "GitHub Flavored Markdown," or GFM, across the site--in issues, comments, and pull requests. It differs from standard Markdown (SM) in a few significant ways, and adds some additional functionality. View 7 alternatives to GitHub Flavored MarkdownNo screenshots yet
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