Questions tagged [anchor]

For questions about the (possible) use of anchors (hyperlinks to a certain position on a webpage) on Stack Exchange.

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Add anchors to privilege pages

Now and then I want to support a Meta answer with a link to information about a certain privilege from the Help Center. However, some detail pages are actually about a group of related privileges and ...
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Link from beta sites to Stack Exchange stats is broken [duplicate]

On every running beta site, the right sidebar contains statistics and links to even more statistics. One link leads to the Area 51 dashboard, the other on used to lead to the list of all existing ...
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Inserting anchor tag into StackOverflow [duplicate]

How do we insert anchor-tags, or any other non-runnable HTML into a Stack-Overflow answer?
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A link to each answer at the top - Feature Request

I would like to propose putting link pointers to each answer at the start of the answers section. This would be in the style of a contents page. By looking at the link description, one can directly ...
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Please use anchors on the SE blog

On a number of occasions now I've found myself referring to blog posts containing site policy or usage guidelines, and wanting to refer to specific sections in them (e.g. point 2 in these editing ...
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Internal links in posts [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Support anchor names in posts Following up on this answer, suggesting long answers to summarize their contents, I find it would be useful to be able to link to internal ...
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Make a link to another answer in the same question without reloading [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Please make links to other answers in the same question link to the anchor instead of the full URL Proposed Solution Same idea from the duplicate, but less words and a ...
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Add discoverable anchor links to the FAQ

I wanted to post a comment with a link to a particular piece in the FAQ and it seems there is no way to link to say "What is reputation?" or "How do I ask questions here?" parts of the FAQ. I think ...
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Add anchors to the how-to-ask and how-to-answer pages

Often, when I cite the How to Ask or How to Answer pages, I'm mostly pointing out one particular paragraph (usually “Provide context for links”). So I'd like to write [please summarize the contents of ...
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Problem posting links [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Links to URLs containing parentheses Please improve the auto-linking to allow square and round brackets I tried posting the following link in a post on Stack Overflow. http:...
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Support anchor names in posts

I admit this feature request is probably somewhat limited in useful scope, but I'm throwing it out there anyway. Inspired by this answer, and because I want to use it on this one, I'm requesting that ...
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Add anchors to the user pages

Would be nice in many cases to link directly to every section in a user page one wants to point out. For instance, in discussions on upvote/downvote ratios, users that are outliers are sometimes ...