Using a site variable link as link in markdown editor

I use some social media URLs such as LinkedIn and Twitter account as site variables (type: and I would like to know if it’s possible to use them in the markdown editor of a page?

Or is there a better way to do this?

    label: LinkedIn Account
    type: url

And in my text editor:

Here is my **(link: _____ text: LinkedIn)** account.

I don’t think you can use the information from the site variables in markdown, however, there is a twitter kirbytag that you could use for twitter and you could build similar custom kirbytags for your other social media links

The site variables are intended for use in your templates.

You could make use of a filter as described here.

I created a small and very basic plugin on github.

A shortcode could be used to generate the links you need (e.g.: :linkedin: and your replacement).

Thanks guys, both of you.
I missed that part in the documentation.
Very useful. That’s exactly what I was looking for.

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