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I asked a question on SU a week or so ago, but seems somehow the question was off topic.

I researched services that could fit the requirements:

  1. Web based
  2. Access pages via either HTTP or HTTPS
  3. Will allow the query to be bookmarked (i.e., Link to repeat query in a GET request)
  4. Follows redirects

and couldn't find any.

Thought I asked an objective question, but it seems not.

Problem is, I can seemingly now no longer post due to my 2(!) downvotes on this sub-site, and cannot for the life of me think of any other action apart from deleting the question I still have not had answered.

Thoughts?

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closed as off topic by ben is uǝq backwards, hims056, Diago, Yannis, Manishearth Feb 14 '13 at 9:49

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If this is about your SU account, their Meta might be a better place. –  Bart Feb 14 '13 at 7:06
    
@Bart - Good point!, though I had the impression that this meta was supposed to be for cross-subsite relevant questions). Before I delete this (or it gets closed, ironically for the same reason as my SU question ;) ), while I have searched, cannot confirm whether there is a way of "self-migrating" questions between sub-sites, or not. Can you advise? –  user66001 Feb 14 '13 at 9:15
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I don't think there is such a way to self-migrate, no. And your question is not necessarily off-topic here, but given that you're looking for advice to specific questions on a specific site, the site's Meta might be a slightly better venue. –  Bart Feb 14 '13 at 9:22
    
@user66001 I'm not active on SU, but typically questions that has for library/tool/book recommendations are off-topic on most Stack Exchange sites, so that explains why it was closed as off-topic. But is also means that migrating the question is out of the question since there is no site where this is on-topic –  psubsee2003 Feb 14 '13 at 9:27
    
@psubsee2003 - This maybe the confusion (unless I am reading your comment wrong). I was not asking for recommendations, just one tool that did the job. I see other questions along a similar vein (First being a bad example, but it did stay open for quite a while before being closed as off-topic) superuser.com/questions/148188/… / superuser.com/questions/457763/… / superuser.com/questions/7808/appfresh-like-software-for-windows –  user66001 Feb 14 '13 at 10:54
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