PHP Markdown

Open-source PHP projects categorized as Markdown

Top 23 PHP Markdown Projects

  • Parsedown

    Better Markdown Parser in PHP

    Project mention: PHP in 2023 | | 2023-01-17
  • Grav

    Modern, Crazy Fast, Ridiculously Easy and Amazingly Powerful Flat-File CMS powered by PHP, Markdown, Twig, and Symfony

    Project mention: website with unlimited pages ?? | | 2023-05-27

    I would use a flat file cms like


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  • typecho

    A PHP Blogging Platform. Simple and Powerful.

  • Pico

    Pico is a stupidly simple, blazing fast, flat file CMS. (by picocms)

    Project mention: How to Start Your Blog in 2023 | | 2023-02-20

    I'm using

    It is PHP based, works on a cheap limited web hoster.

    The concept is: Upload a markdown file plus associated media, and it does the rest for you.

    For customisation, you can use Twig and CSS, or a predefined theme (I didn't look into these, I wanted a custom appearance).

    For feeds there are plugins, for comments I use a "mail me at [email protected]" approach.

  • CommonMark PHP

    Highly-extensible PHP Markdown parser which fully supports the CommonMark and GFM specs.

    Project mention: Working with Markdown in PHP | | 2023-01-12

    To render Markdown files, we'll use the league/commonmark package. You can read the full documentation for the package here.

  • HTML to Markdown

    Convert HTML to Markdown with PHP

    Project mention: livewire markdown editor suggestions | | 2022-06-02
  • kodbox

    kodbox is a file manager for web. It is a newly designed product based on kodexplorer. It is also a web code editor, which allows you to develop websites directly within the web browser.You can run kodbox either online or locally,on Linux, Windows or Mac based platforms

    Project mention: Recommendation for a file manager with zip support | | 2023-05-11

    I like to use this ->

  • CodiumAI

    TestGPT | Generating meaningful tests for busy devs. Get non-trivial tests (and trivial, too!) suggested right inside your IDE, so you can code smart, create more value, and stay confident when you push.

  • wordpress-to-jekyll-exporter

    One-click WordPress plugin that converts all posts, pages, taxonomies, metadata, and settings to Markdown and YAML which can be dropped into Jekyll (or Hugo or any other Markdown and YAML based site engine).

  • htmly

    Simple and fast databaseless PHP blogging platform, and Flat-File CMS

  • Couscous

    Couscous is good.

  • Flextype

    Modern Open Source Flat Files Content Management System.

    Project mention: Share your Build in Public progress, what are you working on? | | 2022-06-11

    I am building Flextype CMS - Hybrid Content Management System with the freedom of a headless CMS and with the full functionality of a traditional CMS. After almost four years of development, I'm preparing for the first 1.0.0 alpha release this summer.

  • githuber-md

    Markdown editor plugin for WordPress.

  • Typemill

    TYPEMILL is a simple and lightweight Flat-File-CMS for authors and publishers.

    Project mention: Any tool for eBook web self-publishing? | | 2023-03-08

    probably Typemill

  • laravel-markdown

    A highly configurable markdown renderer and Blade component for Laravel (by spatie)

    Project mention: Caching Laravel configs that use objects | | 2023-04-30

    Real quick: If you’re using spatie/laravel-markdown and having this issue (how I ran into this), it was partially fixed with PR#53 recently. 🎉

  • sheets

    Store & retrieve your static content in plain text files (by spatie)

    Project mention: ¿Cómo hacer un blog? | | 2022-10-14

    Since its heavily based on spatie/sheets, any use cases for that package would easily apply here.

  • PineDocs

    A fast and lightweight site for viewing files

    Project mention: PineDocs: A fast and lightweight site for viewing files | | 2022-07-19
  • gotenberg-php

    🐘 A PHP client for interacting with Gotenberg.

    Project mention: TCPDF | | 2022-09-28
  • composer-diff

    Compares composer.lock changes and generates Markdown report so you can use it in PR description.

  • nicholas

    ✨ Ultra-lightweight, no-fuss, flat-file & nearly-headless blogging system

  • dokuwiki-plugin-mdpage

    A DokuWiki Plugin for Markdown Page

  • wordpress-markdown-git

    :loop: WordPress plugin to add file content (Markdown, Jupyter notebooks) from a Git based VCS to a WordPress post; replaces

  • markdown-it-php

    php version markdown-it

  • laravel-commonmark-blog

    A simple filesystem-based, SEO-optimized blog for Laravel using CommonMark.

  • SonarLint

    Clean code begins in your IDE with SonarLint. Up your coding game and discover issues early. SonarLint is a free plugin that helps you find & fix bugs and security issues from the moment you start writing code. Install from your favorite IDE marketplace today.

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2023-05-27.

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What are some of the best open-source Markdown projects in PHP? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 Parsedown 14,391
2 Grav 13,802
3 typecho 10,050
4 Pico 3,690
5 CommonMark PHP 2,459
6 HTML to Markdown 1,579
7 kodbox 1,412
8 wordpress-to-jekyll-exporter 1,019
9 htmly 914
10 Couscous 831
11 Flextype 554
12 githuber-md 530
13 Typemill 386
14 laravel-markdown 250
15 sheets 218
16 PineDocs 125
17 gotenberg-php 111
18 composer-diff 69
19 nicholas 47
20 dokuwiki-plugin-mdpage 42
21 wordpress-markdown-git 40
22 markdown-it-php 24
23 laravel-commonmark-blog 17
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