Using PIP

Django MarkdownX may be installed directly using Python Package Index (PyPi):

python3 -m pip install django-markdownx

From the source

Should you wish to download and install it using the source code, you can do as follows:


Make sure you have activated your virtual environment if you’re using one.

We start off by downloading the source code from GitHub and navigate to the downloaded directory:

git clone
cd django-markdownx/

Install the package.

python3 install


You can replace python3 with python or any of if you have multiple versions installed on your machine: