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What is meta?
What is meta?
Here's how it works:
- Any Stack Exchange user can ask a question
- The community provides support, votes on ideas, and reports bugs
- Your voice helps shape the way Stack Exchange operates
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- What topics can I ask about here?
- What types of questions should I avoid asking?
- What does it mean if a question is "closed" or "on hold"?
- Why is the system asking me to wait a day or more before asking another question?
- Why are questions no longer being accepted from my account?
- Be nice.
- What kind of behavior is expected of users?
- How do I find topics I'm interested in?
- What is "meta"? How does it work?
- How do I search?
Reputation & Moderation
- Who are the site moderators, and what is their role here?
- Why is voting important?
- What is reputation? How do I earn (and lose) it?
- Why do I have a reputation change on my reputation page that says "voting corrected"?
- Why do I have a reputation change on my reputation page that says 'User was removed'?
- What does it mean when an answer is "accepted"?
- Why and how are some answers deleted?
- How do I write a good answer?
- Can I answer my own question?
- How to reference material written by others