A minimal Markdown editor

Key Features

📔 LivePreview

Make changes, See changes. Instantly see what your Markdown documents look like in HTML as you create them.

📜 Sync Scrolling

While you type, LivePreview will automatically scroll to the current location you're editing.


The good old GitHub Flavored-style Markdown. So, you don't feel out of the place.

🌈 Syntax highlighting

Syntax highlighting in fenced code blocks with language identifiers and Markup languages

☯ Dark/Light mode

Change the color scheme of the editor based on your preferences.

❤️ Emoji support

Supports emojis in the preview mode for when you need to express yourself via one

Other features including...

  • Toolbar for basic Markdown formatting
  • Save the Markdown preview as PDF
  • App will keep alive in tray for quick usage
  • Full screen mode
  • Supports multiple cursors
  • Save the Markdown preview as PDF
  • KaTeX Support
    • Write distraction free.
  • Cross platform
    • Windows, Mac and Linux ready.


To clone and run Markdownify locally, you'll need Git and Node.js (which comes with npm) installed on your computer. From your command line:

# Clone this repository
$ git clone

# Go into the repository
$ cd electron-markdownify

# Install dependencies
$ npm install

# Run the app
$ npm start


Markdowinfy is built using Electron, Node.js and some more awesome software packages.