PlantUML and Markdown Integration

PlantUML is a really awesome way to create diagrams by writing code instead of drawing and dragging visual elements. Markdown is a really nice documentation tool.

Here’s how I combine the two, to create docs with embedded diagrams.

Step 0: Setup

Get the command-line PlantUML from the download page or your relevant package manager.

Step 1: Create a Markdown file

Use your favorite markdown or text editor. Most (if not all)...

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