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Johann Dowa

Library That Turns An NSString With Markdown Tags Into An NSAttributedString W/Core Text Formatting

I’ve mentioned a number of resources for creating rich text views, most recently the excellent SETextView.

Here’s an open source library from Jeff Verkoeyen called NSAttributedMarkdownParser that allows you to turn an NSString containing markdown tags into an NSAttributedString.

The library supports bold, italics, strikethrough,  header and url formatting.

Here are a few images from the included catalog example project showing the markdown text rendered as Core Text:


You can find NSAttributedStringMardownParser on Github here.

A nice easy way to format your strings.

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