Linked Questions

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Complete list of help center magic links [duplicate]

Where is the complete, canonical list of magic links to the Help Center? The list in Laura's answer here seems quite short.
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A definitive list of “Magic Link” Shortcuts for Comment markup [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Add data.SE style “magic links” to comments Where are the link shortcuts documented? I found some information about magic links in the answer to Add data.SE ...
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Short link to other sites in the network [duplicate]

How about having a short link to other sites in the StackExchange network? e.g.: [site:superuser] displays as SuperUser [site:cs] displays as CS [site:area51] displays as Area51 (a better ...
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Are there more things like [faq]? [duplicate]

When you type [faq] in a comment, it resolves into a link to the site's FAQ. I was just wondering if there are more short-style links to commonly used things. I don't remember how I found out about ...
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Formatting Sandbox

Note: Answers will occasionally be moved to the Sandbox archive when there are too many of them. When using them to report bugs, keep an eye. As per Jeff's suggestion in this comment: You can use ...
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Recent feature changes to Stack Exchange

This is an unofficial list/changelog of new features and various changes to Stack Overflow and the Stack Exchange network. It is maintained by the community, while a Stack Exchange employee changes ...
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New top bar is coming to the Stack Exchange network

Update: See: New top bar next steps and response to feedback I'm the new product manager for the DAG team. I’m excited to announce that the top bar design that has been on Stack Overflow ...
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How does accepting an answer work?

What does it mean to accept an answer? How do I accept an answer, and what are the rules? Can I accept my own self-answer? What are the reputation benefits? Which answer should I accept? Should I ...
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What sites should have hyperlinking (onebox) support in chat?

Some sites are integrated to chat . What additional sites should the chat support? One suggestion per answer.
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Repository of useful pro-forma comments

Every tag has its questions that make the same mistake(s) over and over and over again. (But some tags more than others.) That's where Benjol's pro forma comments script comes in. The only downside ...
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How do comments work?

Across the Stack Exchange network you may leave comments on a question or answer. How do comments work? Who can post comments? Who can edit comments? How can I format and link in comments? Who can ...
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/faq HUHN! What is it good for? [closed]

So JA wants to restructure the /faq page for SE sites. Because current /faqs suck. Or at least that's my assumption. I think there's another assumption we should examine... Why have a /faq page ...
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SO-specific markup - definitive resource?

Is there a definitive source of all possible markup for all the SO sites? For instance, I saw on one meta site someone putting tag links in their question, and it showed up looking like the actual ...
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Replace [faq] magiclink with [help]

With the new addition of the help center, the FAQ is now a part of the help center and the link up top has even been replaced with "help" instead of "faq". Now the [faq] magic link still reads "faq",...
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Adding magic link for Meta Stack Overflow?

In comments here on Meta SE I can use the magic link [so] to link to http://stackoverflow.com. Consequently, I would have expected the magic link [meta.so] to link to http://meta.stackoverflow.com ...

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