I'd like to get org-mode to recognize hyperlinks written in Markdown syntax, that is, links in this format:
[markdown link syntax](https://daringfireball.net/projects/markdown/syntax)
How do I add the markdown hyperlink type to org-mode?
Related but different: How to implement Markdown style link IDs in org-mode?
Probably helpful: http://orgmode.org/manual/Adding-hyperlink-types.html