Markdown for Confluence

for Confluence Cloud, Confluence Server 7.4.0 - 8.9.4, Confluence Data Center 7.4.0 - 8.9.4 and more
  • Supported

Create and render Markdown content in Confluence — pull in Markdown from external sources like Bitbucket, GitHub, and GitLab

Render Markdown content on Confluence pages

Enter Markdown directly into the Markdown macro body to show content on a Confluence page. Refine content with advanced find and replace capabilities, hard or soft line wraps, and by enabling or disabling HTML tags.

Pull in Markdown content from multiple sources

Use flexible macros to bring in Markdown content from a public URL or a URL that requires basic authentication, or a Confluence attachment on the same page, another page, or another space.

Easily configure GitLab, GitHub, and URL profiles

Admins can set up profiles to safely and easily bring in content from Bitbucket, GitHub, GitLab, or a URL.

*This product was formerly a Bob Swift app.

More details


  • Includes 3 flexible macros that render Markdown content in Confluence:
    • Markdown — Markdown entered in the macro body
    • Markdown from a URL — Markdown from a public or private URL
    • Markdown from an attachment — Markdown from a Confluence attachment
  • Admins can set up profiles so users can easily and safely bring in Markdown content from Bitbucket, GitHub, GitLab, or other URLs
  • Admins can enable or disable Javascript usage in Markdown macros
  • Modify output with advanced find and replace capabilities that support regex patterns
  • Define newline wrap and enable or disable HTML tags
  • Supports GitHub-flavored-Markdown (GFM) and PHP Markdown Extra
  • Restrict URL access to a known URL whitelist

To create and render Markdown in Jira, check out Markdown for Jira!

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Integration Details

Markdown for Confluence integrates with your Atlassian product. This remote service can:

  • Act on a user's behalf, even when the user is offline
  • Write data to the host application
  • Read data from the host application


Markdown source