Nocturnal is a photo storytelling platform using Markdown as formatting syntax. Display wide images, photo galleries, embed Twitter tweets, YouTube and Vimeo videos, Instagram posts, and more just by editing text.
If you never tried Markdown before, now is a good time. Go ahead and edit texts in left pane.
Markdown is a text-to-HTML conversion tool for web writers. Markdown allows you to write using an easy-to-read, easy-to-write plain text format, then convert it to valid HTML.
By using Markdown, we allow content to be composed and published by any other platform that supports it. Your formatted content is not locked into any single platform.
Here’s how you bold a text, italicizes it, or link it. Below is how you insert images.
There’s more formatting that you can use to enhance your story presentation. This is just a few sample of what you can do.
10 Things you need to know to get started
See instantly how your post looks like in side-by-side pane.
Search for Unsplash, Pexels or upload your own photos into the gallery.
Your journal is adapted into any screen size by default.
See how many visitors engage your journal. Discover which are the most read posts.
Display your photos in wide, full-width or in photo gallery. Add contextual photo aligned to left or right of paragraph.
Change post layout to match your topic in one-click. Choose between photo, text, or map header. Switch font combinations.
Portable writing syntax that let you write from any editor, and export to other format. See all these supported apps:
Bear (macOS, iOS)
Write (macOS, iOS)
Caret (macOS, Windows, Linux)
Inkdrop (iOS, Android)