Zettelmarkup: Summary of Formatting Characters

The following table gives an overview about the use of all characters that begin a markup element.

"Verse blockTypographic quotation mark
#Ordered listTag
%Comment blockComment
'(free)Monospace text
*Unordered liststrongly emphasized / bold text
+(free)Keyboard input
,(free)Subscripted text
-Horizonal ruleen-dash
.(free)Horizontal ellipsis
/(free)Emphasized / italics text
:Region block / description textInline region
;Description termSmall text
<Quotation blockShort inline quote
=HeadingsComputer output
>Quotation lists(blocked: to remove anyambiguity with quotation lists)
[(reserved)Linked material, citation key, footnote, mark
\(blocked by inline meaning)Escape character
](reserved)End of link, citation key, footnote, mark
^(free)Superscripted text
_(free)Underlined text
`Verbatim blockLiteral text
{(reserved)Embedded material, Attribute
|Table row / table cellSeparator within link and embed formatting
}(reserved)End of embedded material, End of Attribute
~(free)Strike-through text