@thatsmycheesemonster you sur have found an old yet sensitive topi. Markdown is veing implemented but only on instances with certain code (not gargs)
@thatsmycheesemonster the only reason they're still wounds is because some devs don't like to listen to their users (garg)
Yes, implementing some measure of formatting, or even just straight up Markdown support, on Mastodon or similar would, should, and could be easy.
Convincing those who control the source to do so in a consistent and extensible manner is unlikely to happen.
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