Support UML diagrams in markdown with plantuml syntax

Joining the vote - this is a much needed feature.

In the meantime :

  1. I found this Chrom / Firefox extension to work really well:

    https://github.com/WillBooster/plantuml-visualizer

    - Examples of how this looks in markdown files

       https://github.com/uri-chandler/makeitpdf/blob/master/examples/internet-banking-system/Context.md

       https://github.com/uri-chandler/makeitpdf/blob/master/examples/internet-banking-system/Containers.md

       https://github.com/uri-chandler/makeitpdf/blob/master/examples/internet-banking-system/Components.md

    - More examples can be found in the project’s original GitHub repo

  1. [#shameless #plug]

     I wrote this CLI tool specifically for the purpose of adding documentation which is  close-to-code

     https://github.com/uri-chandler/makeitpdf

     - Supports nested Markdown files

     - Renders PlantUML diagrams (your own server, or the public PlantUML one)

     - Auto Table-Of-Content

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Planttext is mentioned as just an online editor for plantUML but you can export a URL for the diagram. like this:

https://planttext.com/api/plantuml/png/F8yn3i8m34LtdyBAtWim8AGY8GQcK7Ls6wj4QfCIfqFFni2Hk089QPci_v_i9tzUxvD42d6PHe1euyYeRYn20mjMgFcviEiPpvQ6G9C2e3xwW8rmWCulpb1OKRNSuQMvAYJ94thlOl0ZAltmyspTW7MI_B2kWLqohTXQCt04Gv4w4jwo0EJZM1tp9JpWtUCkWjmaeElIRnf8ERLblv2YWAtwGobqLmASs9dq-nS00F__0m00

Please add this feature :bowing_man: