Include <iostream>?

When I want to make a programing post, There is always this problem. When I type this : include it doesn’t show the iostream part, unless I put a couple spaces behind it like this:


Why is this? I type iostream inbetween these <>, but it dosn’t show the iostream part or the <>s. Help @CodecademyModerators!

Read How do I format code in my posts?

OK, that ansered my Q about how to fix it, but why does it even happen in the first place?

You can read about that by clicking on the Markdown link in the previously linked topic. By including the backticks before and after your code, you’re telling Markdown to leave your code alone, and not reformat it.