Why Simple Edit

No more pain with markdown syntax

Existing markup editor is not as user-friendly as it could be. It does not give you any hint about how the content will look like, unless you click "Preview" button.

That's where Simple Edit comes in handy. 

Let's have a look how different formatting can be achieved with and without this Add-On:

Native JIRA editor

Simple Edit

Basic markup



Custom snippets for repetitive comments or descriptions

Quote often JIRA users have to insert the same content all over and over again.

For example - a QA status comment, which usually contains a table with environments, browser versions, status of testing etc.

With Simple Edit it is possible to create predefined text snippets and insert them either in description or in comments: