Org-mode is one of the coolest features in Emacs and this case Spacemacs. It can be used to write documentation, personal notes, and also schedule your events in an awesome agenda.
To be able to export to a Markdown from an Org file, you need to do the following:
Having the markdown layer installed will give you a better experience when editing markdown files.
You need to add the
md value into the export backends variable. The easiest way for me to do this is the following:
Inside Spacemacs type:
and then type
It will bring a customization buffer in which you can move with the arrow keys, and select the
md checkbox to enable it, and then press Enter in the
Appy and save button.
After applying and saving the new export backend, you can do a new export doing the following:
With an org file buffer open, type:
, e e
This will open the export menu, and now we will see the new markdown option available. If you want to create a markdown file from your org file, inside the previous menu type:
and this will create a new markdown file from your org file.
From now on, whenever you want to export an org file to a markdown file, you will only need to follow step 3.
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