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One thing that occured to me before, but which I didn’t use yet, is using anchor tags without hrefs for javascript “links” (buttons that do stuff without going to a new page) – not because it makes any sense semantically, but because it’s a one character tag instead of a class, which easily wins over semantics for me :P

But I always thought that then the hover state would be the same for both. Now I fiddled a bit:

Yay! D’oh, too :D

Also perhaps of interest:

Eric Meyer: Who Ordered the Link States?