Layout Markdown Add Layout Information for your Presentation

When you write the Markdown-formatted text content that will become your presentation, marmota.app will automatically create slides for you. And most of the time, they will look fine.

But what if you want to fine-tune the design of a slide?

Screenshot of marmota.app rendering bar chart with size option (width) set

We added an options syntax that allows you to fine-tune your presentation: You can select different slide masters for your slide, configure the size of presentation elements, and more.

Also, we added options to render tables as charts (and not as an ordinary table) - You can see how that looks like in the screen shot above.

Or do you want to render maths formulas? No problem, you can use latex:

Screenshot of marmota.app rendering LaTeX code as a math formula

Want to try marmota.app and quickly create great presentations using Markdown? Get it here:

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Other Reasons to use marmota.app

Content First

Focus on writing the content of your presentation as a single, mostly-text document. Most slides will look OK already, and you can fine-tune later.

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Layout Markdown

Want to fine-tune your presentation? Layout images, slide backgrounds, change colors, etc... by adding marmota.app "options" to your markdown document.

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Animate Markdown

marmota.app options can be used for more than just layout: Animate bullet-points and other parts of the presentation to reveal them while you are talking.

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Collaborate

Since presentations are text files, you can use your favourite collaboration tools like `git`, `mercurial`, github, gitlab, ... to share presentations and to work together.

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Presenter-Friendly

marmota.app has a fully-featured presenter screen including a preview of the current and next slide, your speaker notes, a presentation timer and more...

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Switch Designs

marmota.app aims to render presentations so that designs are interchangable: Change the design of your presentation and it will still work—and often still look good.

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