I always thought the markdown
> was a shortcut for HTML’s
<blockquote>. However, there appears to be differences. Compare this …
> This is `monospace` markdown
With this …
<blockquote>This is `monospace` markdown</blockquote>
This is `monospace` markdown
I would think this would be the same and I find this confusing, especially for new users who aren’t used to Markdown yet.
Is this difference intentionally?
Oh, and this isn't a solution...
<blockquote>This is <pre>monospace</pre> markdown</blockquote>