Linked Questions

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Would it be helpful to be able to link to specific answers? [duplicate]

I saw a really hilarious (and correct) answer to a question and wanted to link directly to it because of the way answers "float" up and down based on votes. And for me to find the URL I had to go to ...
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2answers
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How to link to a particular answer? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I link to a specific answer? A couple of times would have wanted to link to a particular answer, but it seems answers can't be pointed directly using links.
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How do I link to an Answer, rather than the Question? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I link to a specific answer? I was trying to include in one of my responses a link to a prior SO answer to give the right credit. However I couldn't find any ...
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How can I get a link for a specific answer on Stack Overflow? [duplicate]

How can I get a link for a specific answer on Stack Overflow? Like the url of the answer. Is there a place to do that or a specific way? And if you think there's a share button, I don't see one ...
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1answer
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Can answers have a “copy link” button/link? [duplicate]

Sometimes I don't want to refer to another question but to an answer on which I am building my solution upon. However, I am missing a "copy link" option where a link to the answer is copied to the ...
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1answer
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Visual clues to copy link to specific answer i.e. include anchor in link [duplicate]

currently it seems like if you want to create a link to a specific answer you have to look in to the source to get the name of the anchor for that answer
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1answer
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Anchor links for sharing specific answers [duplicate]

I want to be able to share answers using anchor links, such that when the link is visited, the page scrolls to the particular answer instead of showing the top of the page. A good example is seen ...
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1answer
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Add an easy way to copy deeplink to answers [duplicate]

Consider the situation where I want to link directly to a specific answer. There is no easy way to do so, unless we qualify manual URL manipulation as 'easy'. Take this question for example. I'm ...
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1answer
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Use hyperlink in comment? [duplicate]

Is it possible to make an hyperlink like this on a comment?
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1answer
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Link to a question, answer or comment

In writing a question, answer or comment, how can I include a clickable link to cross-reference another question, answer or comment?
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1answer
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Documentation for Stack Exchange engine URLs?

I have found mentions of various Stack Exchange engine URLs (/question/NNNN, /question/NNNN/question-title-spelled-out, /answer/NNNN, /user/NNNN, /q/NNNN, /a/NNNN, /u/NNNN, etc.) scattered around in ...
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Separate “share” from “direct link”

Background Often I wish to quote other answers in my own answers or comments, at that time I need a direct link to the answer. That is of course what the share button is for. Crazy work arounds ...
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How to get an longer link to answers? [duplicate]

While it's possible to get links to questions and comments that include the title of the question in the link, I haven't seen a way to do this for answers. Question link: https://meta.stackexchange....
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Is there some succinct markup to link to a post?

I love the Beta site I participate in and I'm often the first one who invites the new users by commenting their posts, especially if their posts are somehow bad (e.g., q/no own research, q/too broad, ...