When text is enclosed in a pair of single or double hash symbols (
#), and no role is assigned to it, the text will be rendered as highlighted (aka marked) text for notation purposes.
Example 1. Highlighted style syntax
Mark my words, #automation is essential#.
When Example 1 is converted to HTML, it translates into the following output.
Example 2. Highlighted text HTML output
The result of Example 1 is rendered below.
Mark my words, automation is essential.