I'm sorry if this has an obvious answer, but I haven't been able to find it.

How do I link in a comment? I know that if I paste the URL, it will automatically become a link. But I've seen several people link text. What's the code for this?

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It's the same as in an answer:

[Stack Exchange](http://stackexchange.com/) 

...becomes this:

Stack Exchange

It's just not as obvious since there's no toolbar. There's more about how markdown works on our editing help page.


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