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Ε ime Vidas
Ε ime Vidas

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Could Dev.to add support for the <mark> element?

The <mark> element is useful for highlighting certain words and phrases in text, which reduces the β€œwall of text” issue. Browsers already render this element using a yellow background.

I ask Dev.to to not strip the <mark> element from the HTML output of articles. Authors can use this element in Markdown normally.

An example of how <mark> improves the readability of content:

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Peter Kim Frank

Hey @simevidas , would you mind creating a feature request in our public repo? That would be the best way to start the conversation with the core team and community. Appreciate the suggestion!

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Ε ime Vidas Author

πŸ‘ I’ve created it here: github.com/thepracticaldev/dev.to/....

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