# Is it good practice to highlight proper nouns in code tags? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate:
Is there a functional purpose to putting things in code text here?

SteveC is editing a lot of other users' questions and answers to put the names of books, place names and races in backticks, which highlights them like this.

Is this a good idea? Should we ask him to stop?

• Check out my question, linked above. May 24 '12 at 20:54
• Thanks. I've answered there and voted to close my question as a duplicate. May 24 '12 at 21:25

Coming here without any foreknowledge of the site's style, seeing lots and lots of highlight text in one paragraph was really jarring and didn't really make the text easier to read.