Hiding parts of github markdown without javascript

Roel M. Hogervorst

2019/02/09

This is something I have to search for a lot:

How to hide parts of a github readme

I use github exensively and even push analyses to github, so if you have a cool readme.Rmd and knit that to readme.md you sometimes end up with huuuuuge codeparts that are not relevant for everybode, this code snippet in pure html hides a part of your page.— title: Hiding parts of github markdown without javascript author: Roel M. Hogervorst date: ‘2019-02-09’ slug: code-folding-github-markdown categories: - github tags: - codefold - hacks - snippet

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This is something I have to search for a lot:

How to hide parts of a github readme

I use github exensively and even push analyses to github, so if you have a cool readme.Rmd and knit that to readme.md you sometimes end up with huuuuuge codeparts that are not relevant for everybode, this code snippet in pure html hides a part of your page.

Just add some html to a page.

<details> <summary> HERE TEXT SUCH AS CLICK ME </summary>

LOTS OF TEXT, OR CODE , SOMETHING ONLY USEFUL FOR INTERESTED PARTIES

</details>

Voila