There are two different styles of link - inline:


and citation:


  [1]:  http://example.com

Is there any preference for one over the other? Which do you think is best and why?

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    Seeing as how StackExchange by default uses the 'citation' style, I'd say that is the preferred one. – Gabriel Jul 12 '15 at 0:56
  • I personally think citation style is bad style and goes against the idea of MarkDown (being also readable in markup form). – quassy Jul 18 '15 at 22:21

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