You can clone with
HTTPS or Subversion.
I think the idea is that you could edit with Markdown, Textile, or some other markup language. Maybe even HTML?
I'm not sure if I'll implement this in the default Web UI.
friendica has a view where you can edit in html mode the message (besides the normal wysiwyg view)
I think this is a great idea. Are we set for markup languages? Markdown and Textile practically won, ne? I am making my way through the issues, so not sure what pump.io has in the way of plugins, but if we were to just include a base collection that is configurable, here are some projects that use node.js:
I would love to be able to post HTML, too.