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Chasing one's tail about what HTML is supported

I was experimenting with the "personal statement" field of my Careers profile and found that I could seemingly get fairly fancy with embedded HTML because it displayed nicely in the preview. Upon ...
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<del> without <ins>?

Markdown accepts the <del> tag, which is very convenient if you want to remove a word, sentence, or paragraph but want to do this in a non-confusing manner. But many times you want to replace a ...
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Can we have anchors for the bullets in the [help/on-topic] list?

Currently, in EL&U's help center, the on-topic page lists a number of topics we can't address on the site: But please, don’t ask any questions about the following topics. They are out of scope ...
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Sandboxing the FAQ for Stack Exchange sites to make it international

The content was taken from the rev. 233 of FAQ for Stack Exchange sites to test an idea shared on a comment to my answer to Help develop the site and community knowledge base in your language. The ...
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Units in img width/height breaks image [duplicate]

In both the preview and rendered question, this does not work: <img src="http://i.stack.imgur.com/R7QBb.jpg" width="100px" height="100px"> ..as the image doesn't appear (cleaned up by HTML ...
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Allow floating images in Stackexchange Questions and Answers [duplicate]

The Stack Exchange engine uses Markdown for questions and answers. You are allowed to intermix some HTML tags and Markdown tags. But with these allowed tags it is not possible to float a text around a ...
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Status of recurring feature: tables [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there any markdown to create tables? There have already been a few questions which have requested this feature, so I just wanted to check on the status of them and (...
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Some locked posts show voting buttons [duplicate]

This locked question has voting buttons: However, this one does not: On questions that show them or don't, the same is true for their answers. Why is this? Shouldn't it never show them, because it'...
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The order of the attributes in the <img/> element matters when it shouldn't

Ever since the Imgur resizing stopped working, I've been struggling with changing the display size of an image embedded in an answer. I finally figured out it was because I was specifying the width or ...
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Http link in the side bar after the sites are rolled-out with https

In Ask Question, when you click inside the body section, we can see the How to Format section in the side bar. In the list of tips, the last line is: ► basic HTML also allowed There still the ...
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Do these FAQ questions need to be cleaned up?

I am referring to Can I answer my own questions, even if I knew the answer before asking? and What HTML tags are allowed on Stack Exchange sites? The first question contains some answers that repeat ...
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Can I use CSS in the “About me” section of my Stack profile?

When asking questions on any stack site, basic HTML is allowed. I understand why you can only use the basics in questions; You are asking for information, and style is not all that important. ...
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Including support for HTML tables in posts [duplicate]

Currently, SE sites have a good bit of basic HTML at the ready. We have <p>, <a>, <h1>,<h2>,<blockquote> and more. I think this was a really neat idea, and beneficial in ...
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Is support for Markdown tables on Stack Overflow planned? [duplicate]

I've found a question about tables asking if they are supported, and answers saying that it isn't, but there are suggestions about several different hacks. And even though the question is relatively ...
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HTML Tags Used in Data Explorer [duplicate]

I was doing some queries on the Data Explorer and I noticed that the post Body is stored in HTML format instead of Markdown like I expected. I'm interested in parsing this HTML (obviously not with ...

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