MarkText: A Simple and elegant markdown editor (Free software)

MarkText is an MIT licensed open source project, and the latest version will always be downloadable for free from the GitHub release page.


  • Realtime preview (WYSIWYG) and a clean and simple interface to get a distraction-free writing experience.

  • Support CommonMark Spec, GitHub Flavored Markdown Spec and selective support Pandoc markdown.

  • Markdown extensions such as math expressions (KaTeX), front matter and emojis.

  • Support paragraphs and inline style shortcuts to improve your writing efficiency.

  • Output HTML and PDF files.

  • Various themes: Cadmium Light, Material Dark etc.

  • Various editing modes: Source Code mode, Typewriter mode, Focus mode.

  • Paste images directly from clipboard.

Install for macOS (Homebrew)

brew install --cask mark-text


macOS Windows and Linux


MIT license


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