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The Markdown preview for Prose.io doesn't render footnotes, even though they're supported by Github's Jekyll installation.
(Markdown supports footnotes using this syntax: [^1], similar to a hyperlink.)
@tjohns I know this is a little late but .. do you have an example repo I could look at where you are seeing un-rendered footnotes?
Just tested and footnote formatted links are working for me. Might of been a stale lib? Feel free to open this back up if you can re-produce.