add some wysiwyg to the markdown editor inside of gitlab
For helping developers make the decision to use gitlab, sometimes their bosses needs some conviction. in our case they do not like the fact, that they have no bold, italics, etc. when filing issues or creating userstories. - of course there are those buttons in the editor, but they do not do anything visually and for non code people, it looks like they just insert some characters they don't want.
especially it is really hard to get the checklists right
 is  this [ ] correct? * [x] ah!
some live rendering and visual guidance of the markdown would help. one example I found here: