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 PITCHME.md markdown snippet:

---?color=#e49436

# OK


Results in the rendering of the following slide:

Learn By Example - Color Gradients

This PITCHME.md 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 .