Linked Questions

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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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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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Help cleaning up dozens of duplicate 'facebook meta image' questions [closed]

I just listened to Stack Exchange Podcast #20 where Joel and Jeff talk about the problems with duplicate questions and how Joel would prefer a single good canonical answer that duplicate questions can ...
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Is there an easy way to post nice hyperlinks to questions?

Often I want to link to an existing question on the SE network in a comment or even a question/answer. One way to do this is by using the Share button. The link will be given in the form https://...
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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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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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SE question URL to title converter stops after 10

Typically if a bare URL for a SE question is pasted into a post, it will automatically use the title of said post and hide the URL, e.g. https://meta.stackexchange.com/questions/9134/jon-skeet-facts ...
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Links to answers are not formatted to show the title automatically

When including a link to a question in a post (question or answer) by copying the Link URL at the bottom of the question, the link is automatically formatted to appear as the question title: For ...
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The new /a/ referral short links aren't included in robots.txt

Stack Exchange's robots.txt includes the existing short links URLs starting with /q/ and /u/, but hasn't been updated to include the new referral short links for answers starting with /a/.
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Question links stop getting converted to title-based links [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: SE question URL to title converter stops after 10 When asking this question I found that meta stackoverflow stops converting question links into title text link questions:
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Raw-Link titles not rendering properly in preview

When editing a question on Cryptography.SE I noticed that when using the full (adress-bar) link, the full (raw) link would also appear in the preview and when saved it would properly show the title. ...
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Resolve cross-site links to question title [duplicate]

When I post a link to another post on the same site, it resolves the link to the question title. When I post a link to Stack Overflow from Database Administrators, cross site, it doesn't. I know I ...
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Preview of automatic titles for raw links is limited to 30 URLs

While editing the long FAQ, I noticed that many automatic titles of raw links are not shown in the preview. On page load I see a single XHR that, for example, includes question id 11740. But 11740 is ...
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How to relate another question on a different site (not meta)

I have a proposal for the FAQ, section "Editing and Formatting": What is the recommended way to refer to another question? If I copy the title, no link is "automagically" created If I copy the link, ...

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