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Often, when I cite the How to Ask or How to Answer pages, I'm mostly pointing out one particular paragraph (usually “Provide context for links”). So I'd like to write [please summarize the contents of your link](http://SITE/how-to-answer#link).

Please add anchors to the “How to Ask” and “How to Answer” pages.

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May be the page need some more spaces on lower part to get anchors correctly work when someone clicked through those? – YOU May 1 '11 at 11:05
Or is there a better, more specific page in the FAQ somewhere to link to? – Blowski May 1 '11 at 17:24
Related:… – Shog9 Mar 6 '14 at 0:06

It's been a little over 4 years since the accepted answer to the post that @Shog9 linked-to was last-edited. I don't know if adding functionality to the Markdown parser to transform text to anchor names/ids is what's holding the implementation of this up, but if it is, even just hard-coding in anchor names/ids for the sub-sections of just the How to Ask and How to Answer help pages would be really, well, helpful ;)

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