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Lightweight markup language
also called Comparison of lightweight markup languages

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  1. A lot of this was taken from http://bluebones.net/2005/02/humane-text-formats

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 17, 2009
  2. a markup language with a simple syntax, designed to be easy for a human to enter with a simple text editor, and easy to read in its raw form

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 17, 2009
  3. For instance, a person downloading a software library might prefer to read the documentation in a text editor rather than a browser

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  4. Lightweight markup languages are used in applications where people might be expected to read the document source as well as the rendered output

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  5. Another application is for entry in web-based publishing, such as weblogs and wikis, where the input interface is a simple text box

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