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I could really use MathJax for a series of qestions - how to build support for it?

In accordance with iKlsR's comment, here is a list of posts which would benefit from MathJaX. Anyone and everyone is encouraged to add to it as you like. Update: Now that MathJax is turned on, ...
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What case should letters inside <kbd> tags be?

I capitalize the one letter keys, and F1 through F12. I specify the NumPad as such: Press NumPad 1 to switch to front view. The modifiers, I capitalize just the first letter such as Tab Ctrl Alt ...
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Overuse of code snippet formatting

For values i think its reasonable, eg: set the volume to 0.25, blender's default texture path is //textures but it shouldn't ...
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Overuse of code snippet formatting

ideasman42's answer is spot on. I use the backtick formatting for any input value, short text or numeric, and short code snippets. Example: "type 180/pi in to the ...
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Can we rethink requesting MathJaX?

I'll answer your bullet points in order. Does anyone else think being able to natively typeset mathematical expressions would be valuable to Blender.SE? Yes I asked for it originally, and still ...
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What case should letters inside <kbd> tags be?

I vote for ⎈ CtrlR. This is the way it appears on the keyboard (at least on my keyboard), and as the formatting seems to be designed to represent a physical key, it might as well have the same case as ...
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I could really use MathJax for a series of qestions - how to build support for it?

Thanks for your patience. Yes, we will enable MathJax on Blender.SE! The one real catch is that enabling MathJax will break the formatting on a few posts. I looked into the situation (query here), ...
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What case should letters inside <kbd> tags be?

To create an appearance of consistency, someone could add a little css rule for <kbd>. ...
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How to add the boxes around the keyboard buttons?

Those are simply kbd tags, defined in the html spec, and styled as such on SE. Here is an example usage: When you really messed up, press AA then DeleteEnter. This is how the sage advice looks ...
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How do we enhance the SE spell check dictionary?

As gandalf3 said in the comments, the site has no control over the spell checking, that is handled completely by the browsers. However you can add the trouble words to your own browser's dictionary. ...
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Overuse of code snippet formatting

I think this can definitively be over used, but, sometimes, there's no better way; How would you describe a onscreen button or list choice - you could use ...
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