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Is it possible to start a bounty sooner than the minimum?

I have seen 0 activity in my question and I think I could benefit from a bounty

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marked as duplicate by Bart, kiamlaluno, Wesley Murch, Andrew Barber, Mat Mar 7 '13 at 18:05

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Are you referring to the question you asked a mere 2 hours ago? Patience young grasshopper. –  Bart Mar 7 '13 at 17:49
    
well as it's quite an obvious question with popular tags I was expecting some more feedback but it seems its more complicated than that.. .if you have any tips on improving it, they are very welcome! –  George Katsanos Mar 7 '13 at 17:50
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If so, wouldn't the time before the "minimum" be the actual "minimum"? –  Wooble Mar 7 '13 at 17:53
    
@Wooble Oh stop it with all your logic and reason. When has that ever done anyone any good? ;) –  Bart Mar 7 '13 at 17:55
    
wise-asses! :P by asking "if its possible" I'm implying "reduce the minimum" ! :D it's called being subtle :-) –  George Katsanos Mar 7 '13 at 17:57
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Then make something called a feature request. –  Bart Mar 7 '13 at 18:07

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No, that is not possible. But you can do something else:

Edit your question. By doing so, It will be pushed in the active questions queue. When editing your question keep in mind:

  • Make your question title interesting but informative
  • Post with the proper tags. If appropriate with high viewed tags*
  • Put effort in your question, give details and avoid chatting. Too long questions scare off

* Many users watch their favorite tags

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No, you must wait the minimum 2 days before setting a bounty.

There is a 2 day minimum on starting a bounty as when a question is new, it already shows up decently high in the tag page and on the new questions list.

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