Originally Posted by bogs
can you really do it purpose? i mean to show it on your result snippet?? or it still depends on the link popularity of the page?
All I did was provide named anchors as a convenience/usability features for my readers initially and they just happened to show up on some page results. Try and remember to do it when applicable now.
An example of where usability and SEO compliment each other.
It has to do with the user's search whether they show up or not.
Jump to the information you want right from the search snippets
- Official Google Blog
Using named anchors to identify sections on your pages
- Google Webmaster Central Blog
I actually did it before all this came about on different sites.