The markdown format is a special form of the text type but instead of rendering unformatted text, it parses it as Markdown and converts it into HTML.

Normally accessing the Markdown field just returns the rendered HTML but there are some special attributes on it to access more information:

Attribute Explanation
html the rendered Markdown as HTML string
source the unprocessed Markdown source

Additional attributes can become available through the use of plugins.

Field Usage

label = Body
type = markdown

Template Usage

<div class="body">
  {{ this.body }}