Reading through this page, and one of the articles prev/next links weren't linking. Went to fix it, but finally decided it was correct (or at least consistent with other working posts), so I assume it is a bug in the markdown.

Part 3's prev and next links do work (for reference).

Part 4's prev and next links do not work.

Also note that the (presumably) JS preview for Part 3 shows it not working, but when generated, it does work.


It's not wrong, we just stopped supporting anchor-only forms of URLs, e.g.

[example link](#anchortext)

Urls need to be in the form of




  • Any idea why half of my http://tinyurl.com/so-hints tinyurl.com/so-hints in comments don't hyperlink automatically? – sarnold Jun 15 '11 at 7:27
  • @sarn what? it looks correct to me – Jeff Atwood Jun 15 '11 at 7:32
  • Yeah, worked here, but I had to manually hyperlink it on my first comment here. – sarnold Jun 15 '11 at 7:36
  • @sarnold I see that is triggering the "can't mix 2 different kinds of links in a comment" behavior. I'll ask Ben about that. – Jeff Atwood Jun 15 '11 at 7:44
  • @Jeff, just knowing that will save me from a handful of silly edits. Thanks! :) – sarnold Jun 15 '11 at 7:46
  • @sarnold: It's going to work again after the next build. – balpha Jun 15 '11 at 17:32

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