Markdown-like UML Scripting with VSCode within Markdown document

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Documenting API flow is best when coupled with UML. There exists more than a dozen tools, special IDE, web apps: turn your UML script into beautiful visual presentation.

Most of the time you will end with the classic scenario:

  • Write UML script
  • Save
  • Export as png, or PDF

With VScode Mermaid Preview it’s never been easier writing your UML script embedded within your Markdown document. It’s built on top of Mermaid.js