I'm very happy to announce that version
4.3 will contain a major update for editing Markdown in Piranha. We will now bundle and use the Markdown editor SimpleMDE for all MarkdownFields.
The SimpleMDE editor has the following features enabled in the Piranha manager:
- Full-screen editing
Besides the built in features Piranha will add the following:
- Image integration with the media library
- Link integration with internal pages & posts.
Here are some screenshots of the new editor in the manager.
The editor with side-by-side preview in standard desktop mode.
Selecting an image from the media library.
Side-by-side editing in full-screen mode.
The new markdown editor will be available in the first
alpha release for
4.3. For those who can't wait you can try it out by getting the source code from