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Using “Raspberry Pi” in titles (and questions)

While it is not as much of a concern in the questions itself, it seems like it may be important to avoid putting "Raspberry Pi" in the title of questions due to repetition and congestion. How can ...
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To sudo or not to sudo

How do we want to represent commands that require sudo or root privileges. For example: sudo ntpd -qg or by use of the "#" to represent a root prompt see this question for an example: While ...
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Enable syntax highlighting for code [duplicate]

It would be nice to have syntax highlightin in the same way that StackOverflow does. As far as I could see, right now we do not have support for highlighting.
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More elegant way to integrate code snippets into blockquotes?

I like to quote instructions and comments from other sites in my answers. A lot of the time, these quotes will have code snippets in them. Right now the integration for them doesn't look right to ...
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Back ticks not showing up?

The back-tick "result-of-quote" character ` used in *nix scripts doesn't appear to render properly in posts. a=` cat file.txt` Mmh it is working here but it definitely not working on the following ...