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markdown-it-fontawesome

markdown-it-fontawesome

Markdown-it plugin that adds Font Awesome icons support.

Turn this:

Hello World! :fa-flag:

Into this:

<p>Hello World! <i class="fa fa-flag"></i></p>

Install

$ npm install markdown-it-fontawesome --save

Usage

Enable plugin

var md = require('markdown-it');
var fa = require('markdown-it-fontawesome');
 
md().use(fa);

Example

Hello World! :fa-flag:
 
- [:fa-google: Google](https://www.google.com/)
- [:fa-github: GitHub](https://github.com/)

Gets converted to:

<p>Hello World! <i class="fa fa-flag"></i></p>
<ul>
<li><a href="https://www.google.com/"><i class="fa fa-google"></i> Google</a></li>
<li><a href="https://github.com/"><i class="fa fa-github"></i> GitHub</a></li>
</ul>