does fireball markdown support anchor links?

David Chambers dc at
Wed Jul 8 23:38:45 EDT 2015

GitHub's solution isn't ideal, as automatically generated fragment
identifiers are rather ugly in some cases. Compare the manually specified

to the auto-generated

for example.

On 8 July 2015 at 19:42, Alan Hogan <contact at> wrote:

> One final thought on the topic:
> If I were to pick a preferred format for auto-generated IDs, it would
> have to be hyphens. Separating words is desirable as it is more
> readable. And underscores, though not a terrible option, can be obscured
> by underlines when the entire URL is presented to a user.
> #section-name-like-this-preferred
> Of course, I've been on this list too long to expect implementations to
> actually converge on much of anything.
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