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How do I link to a meta tag in the main site?

So, as you know, if you write a tag, like so: minecraft [tag:minecraft] SE automatically converts that into the relevant site's tag link and formats it nicely like the ones at the bottom of the ...
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<kbd> elements are not hidden in a spoilers block

Recently noticed the following: Is it intentional to have <kbd> text visible inside spoilers markdown? Image for future reference:
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Which is better? Using code or a quote?

I do not mean this as a recommendation or anything, I just wanted to know whether it is preferred by the site to write certain pieces as code or quote. In my questions I generally use quote. However I ...
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Guidelines for screenshots in posts

I've noticed that a lot of screenshots in both questions and answers either contain more info than needed for the question or answer (potentially account compromising information in some cases), or ...
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What is the description for in image markdown?

The code for creating an image in markdown is [![enter image description here][-]][-] What is the description used for? Is it displayed when the image cannot be, or for something else?
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Prevent Markdown from turning links into other links

This happened recently, and tripped up the mod who reviewed the flags. Can Markdown be prevented from linkifying text which is itself a complete, and different url? I mean, it's just amending a regex, ...
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How do i use formatting to make pretty key combinations? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Images for controller buttons and keyboard keys At one time, I saw someone reply to a question about key combinations with an answer that used markdown to actually show the ...