Linked Questions

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Why do some links to questions expand to reveal the title, and others do not? [duplicate]

First of all apologies: Sorry for picking on this particular "badges" question, as an example, it was chosen at random. Sorry for the confused nature of this post - it is a bit difficult to ...
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Jon Skeet Facts

I'm looking for Chuck Norris Facts style answers. In case anyone is curious, this question was inspired by Jon's own comment to this question. EDIT: If you're into cryptography, you may enjoy these ...
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How is input sanitized in the SOFU World?

Is the sanitizer that keeps us safe from nefarious things like <script>alert('evil here');</script> public/available?
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Which site to ask Scrum questions?

I asked a question on stackoverflow.com which I thought was similar enough to other Agile/Scrum questions that it was OK but it was put on hold and deleted. Could someone please advise me where I ...
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Stack Exchange URL anchor text in posts are no longer being converted to link titles in post preview

I've noticed over the past week or two (or three?) that Stack Exchange URLs in posts don't have their anchor text automatically converted to the title of the linked post during the edit and preview ...
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Provide an easily discoverable way to get the full URL to an answer

Since late November 2011, clicking "link" "share" for anwers yields a short (traceable) URL in the "share a link to this answer" dialog, such as https://meta.stackexchange.com/a/75963/84237†: These ...
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Replace trilogy raw links with the current question title?

It often happens that people will refer to other questions by simply pasting the full link to this question, especially on Meta. Would it be a good idea to detect such links, and replace them ...
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Make question links display as titles on profile pages site-wide

I just had a look at my profile and noticed this: (displayed as such) - https://meta.stackexchange.com/q/166979 - https://meta.stackexchange.com/q/164929 - https://meta.stackexchange.com/q/45438/#...
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URL inside parenthesis are not automatically hyperlinked

Similar to this question. While cleaning up some URL shortened links, I noticed that links are not automatically hyperlinked when enclosed in parens. For example, (http://meta.stackoverflow.com) and ...
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Show a short link for Answers too… not just Questions

Currently, when you hover over the link link for a question you see a shortlink. For example for this question, hovering over the link for the question shows you: AJAX inconsistency in IE 8? and ...
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URLs, even when containing http://, aren't always automatically hyperlinked

When I try writing more than one URL without anything but a space between them, although they contain http://, the second one doesn't get hyperlinked. Here are a few examples: https://meta....
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Automatic SE link renaming sometimes fails [duplicate]

Sometimes automatic SE link renaming fail to work properly, e.g.: It also impacts the post itself, not just the preview: Links in the image: How can I connect my CDJ / DJM 2000 Nexus with Traktor? ...
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When I enter a SE question URL into a new question, sometimes it is replaced by the title. Sometimes not. Why is this? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What limitations does converting question links to links with titles have? Here is what I do not understand. When I first ask a question if I want to include a reference to ...
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Long list of question URLs doesn't completely convert to question titles [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What limitations does converting question links to links with titles have? I'm sure it's entirely possible I've done something wrong here, even if the error is thinking that I ...
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Formatting: How to link to an answer on stackoverflow from a question

I would like to link to an answer in my question. Is there an elegant way to do so? I'm looking for something like the tag short link (applied to answers): mamp and not something similar to this ...

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