Using markdown to write papers is an insanely great experience, because it is a concise yet powerful markup language, that pandoc can export to almost anything you like (and Word). Some journals, though, require that you upload a document with all changes highlighted in addition to the revised manuscript. As a reviewer, I find this helpful, but as an author, I’m always trying to find a way not to do it because it is not really straightforward.
Well, as it turns out, this is not true. I