(Re-)introducing Distill for R Markdown

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.rstudio.com/blog/distill

We are proud to announce that version 1.0 of the distill package is now on CRAN. While Distill has been around for awhile (and you may remember it by its original name, Radix), this latest version includes so many new features that we wanted to take a moment to re-introduce you to Distill.
If you just want to jump in and get starting using Distill, you can install the latest version from CRAN: