Muwu User Guide


Before You Begin



  • Ruby version 2.5 or greater
  • a command line interface
  • a text editor of your choice

Learn Markdown

Muwu reads Markdown syntax. Markdown is easy to learn, however, a full discussion is beyond the scope of this guide.

For more information, see the following sources:

Haml Option

Muwu can also read Haml files. Learning Haml is not necessary.

Information is available at


Installing Muwu

To download the Muwu gem, type the following at the command line:

gem install muwu

The following gems will also be downloaded if they are not yet in the local environment:

  • Commonmarker
  • Haml
  • Motion-Markdown-It
  • Motion-Markdown-It-Plugins
  • SassC

Muwu also uses the following standard Ruby libraries:

  • CGI
  • FileUtils
  • logger
  • YAML