When linking to backtick formatted text like so:


It's very hard to tell it's a link. I think that links inside the resulting backtick stylings should be made a brighter blue to make this apparent. The usage case for this is escaping a function and linking to the documentation on it.

Edit: Example in Chrome on Mac OSX:

Example showing the hard to detect formatting

This occurs for me on meta and StackOverflow.

  • 2
    I'd say this is site specific styling...
    – cregox
    May 13, 2011 at 15:07
  • @Cawas It looks like this on Meta and StackOverflow. Not sure if there's a standard way to handle this, but at the very least it would be nice to see it on these two.
    – onteria_
    May 13, 2011 at 15:09
  • And I agree, just mentioning I think not every SEN site is like this. At very least for sure they don't need to be.
    – cregox
    May 13, 2011 at 15:11

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