Color Backgrounds

Basic slide delimiter syntax allows markdown content to be split into a series of slides. Special color delimiter syntax allows overriding the basic delimiter semantics in order to activate a custom background color for specific slides.

A well chosen background color can dramatically enhance the visual appearance and effectiveness of any slide within a presentation:


The color delimiter can take any value that is valid on the background-color css property.

Learn By Example

This markdown snippet:


# OK

Results in the rendering of the following slide:


Click on the above image to view this slide within a live GitPitch presentation.

Learn By Example - Color Gradients

This markdown snippet:

---?color=linear-gradient(to left, #56ccf2, #2f80ed)

## Your Slide Content Goes Here

Results in the rendering of the following slide:


For some stunning background color gradient examples and inspirations check out UI Gradients.