I'm making an app that supports editing questions. Should HTML or Markdown source be passed to the body parameter of /questions/{id}/edit?

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Markdown. While you could use HTML (just like you can in posts), each time you use HTML instead of Markdown to format a post, Evan Carroll rapes a little kitten and sticks another needle in his Jeff Atwood voodoo doll.

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    And for every <br>, ten million tiny cute little puppies DIE ARRRGGHHHHHGbhfkjhdndfuhwi9gy89fwe74r
    – Doorknob
    Feb 16, 2014 at 16:07

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