Markdown language is a lightweight markup language with plain text formatting syntax designed so that it can be converted to HTML and many other formats using a tool by the same name. It is available for text formatting in the description field box.
Native Help Box
Select Formatting Help while editing an item's description.
The complete syntax for Markdown is available here.
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Create Beautiful Product Roadmap
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1.1 Create product areas and owners
Add two new lines to start a new paragraph. Add roadmap features, epics or items using the ADD menu.
**Plot All Items** on the Timeline View
Move them around using *drag and drop*
– Invite product team
– Export and print as letter
– Get buy-in on roadmap
Steps to make roadmap:
1. Add items
2. Select headers
3. Pick colors
To view the roadmap as a URL [click here](https://example.com/myroadmap)
![The perfect roadmap](https://example.com/perfectroadmap)
Published URL Demonstration
The link below is to a template roadmap which contains several examples of how a roadmap item description appears when formatted with markdown.
Example: Attaching Files
To attach a file using Roadmunk use the formatting code to create a link to an existing file.
For a file (Roadmunk's product roadmap template) located at
Use Markdown as follows:
- In the description field use square brackets around the filename text
- Add round bracket text for the file to be linked
- Click off the description text field to confirm that the formatting is correct
Above is the basic text inputted to the description field.
Above is the basic text as well as the URL link for the file
Above is the text as formatted after clicking away from the description box. The link is immediately active.