A New Markdown Parser for PHP

The Markdown parser for PHP5.4, it is fully extensible.
Ciconia is the collection of extension, so you can replace, add or remove each parsing mechanism.

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You can install Ciconia via Composer

$ vi composer.json
  "require": {
$ curl -s | php
$ php composer.phar install

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Create an issue on github if you found a bug.

Quick Start

As a library


require __DIR__ . '/vendor/autoload.php';

$ciconia = new \Ciconia\Ciconia();
$ciconia->render('Markdown is **awesome**');
<p>Markdown is <strong>awesome</strong></p>

As a command-line tool

bin/ciconia /path/to/ > output.html
php ciconia.phar /path/to/ > output.html

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