Hi I am new here. I am currently applying to a class for learning computer code. I literally know nothing about code but halfway through the application this is the message that I got
Explain a complex topic from your area of expertise in 500 words or fewer. This writing should be original to this application. Citations are welcome, but not necessary.
Post the text as a private gist on http://gist.github.com with the language set to Markdown. Make sure the extension of the file is set to .md
Please ensure the document contains no formatting other than Markdown. Take care when copy/pasting from other text editors.
Insert the link to your document in the text field above.
and now I am here trying to figure out how to fulfill the request. I have tried reading how to and watching tutorial videos but I am still puzzled can someone help me please?