How to use markdown to format posts

Hi - My first attempt to post on Sitepoint - and it’s proving a bit of a trial.

Currently my attempts at posting code are nonsensical!
Can’t figure out how the whole markdown thing works
Can anyone please point me to an explanation of how to use this…

First off, the best resource is

However, more to the question, you simply put them inside three backticks.

your code here

Thanks cpradio - that helped a lot and at least enabled me to get my question posted.
I’ll check out the link you supplied and learn more about it

Many thanks

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There are a couple of “help” topics you might find useful, @LazyCarrot.

Discourse Cheat Sheet

Forum Posting Basics


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