Critic Markup Blogroll for February 27, 2015

February 27, 2015 by Gabe | [mmd] |

I use the heck out of Critic Markup, but I don't have a lot of time to make all the tools I want. Some awesome people are taking matters into their own hands.

CriticMarkup.js converts the syntax into HTML.

Critic Markup support is now available in SmartDown, the Windows Markdown editor.

Marko Editor for Mac added Critic Markup support awhile ago and it's pretty cool. (EDIT: I just noticed that Marko is no longer available for download. Bummer.)

Vim support!

A Go library for Critic Markup

A version of the Go CLI for Critic Markup

FoldingText has supported Critic Markup for ages and it looks great.

Older articles

  1. Non-Editorial Usage of Critic Markup

    August 17, 2014 by Gabe | [mmd] |

    I use the Critic Markup syntax more than most. Maybe it's because I like the idea of dogfooding things I make. Maybe it's because I made it to perfectly fit my own quirky way of thinking. Whatever it is, you can find the syntax sprinkled throughout almost everything ...

  2. A New CriticMarkup PopClip Extension [Link]

    September 10, 2013 by Gabe | [mmd] | ℳ↫

    Brett Terpstra does some more magic with PopClip and now there's a new PopClip extension for CriticMarkup. It's really nice.

  3. An Update to the CriticMarkup Highlight Syntax

    February 16, 2013 by Gabe | [mmd] |

    We are changing from this:

    {{some highlighted text}}{>>comment about the selection<<}

    To this:

    {==some highlighted text==}{>>comment about the selection<<}

    The Backstory

    We decided to make a significant change to the Highlight syntax for CriticMarkup. Due to our own ignorance, we created a conflict with HTML templating engines like ...

  4. Some Regular Expression Tools

    February 11, 2013 by Gabe | [mmd] |

    Most of the CriticMarkup processing for the CLI, Sublime Text and BBEdit modules is done with regular expression matching. I'm terrible at regex. My best friend through the whole process was Sublime Text. I could load some example text and pop open the search bar. When in regex mode ...

  5. Everyone's a Critic: The Critic Markup Language Proposal

    February 11, 2013 by Gabe | [mmd] |

    I like almost everything about working in plain text and MultiMarkdown. However, after trying to do editorial reviews in plain text, I realized there was a major problem. How do you indicate deletions, additions and comments in plain text without mangling the text or making changes laborious.

    After some failed ...

  6. Guide to Hard-Copy Editing [Link]

    January 22, 2013 by Gabe | [mmd] | ℳ↫

    Erik Hess over at TheMindfulBit sent me this great resource about copy editing markup.1 I really have an affinity for markup, especially in well developed fields. Every expert can speak in a language totally incomprehensible to an outsider. That fascinates me.

    On a related note, here's a good ...