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It seems logical that editing the title of a question (or the tags, by adding one) might push the question back on top of the stack, whereas editing the body of a question would not. Is that the expected behaviour? I do not see this documented.

Are there special events that moderators see that other users to do not see, like "recently edited" questions?

I am trying to avoid inadvertently creating more noise by being nitpicky about my question's title or body. Particularly if I want to update it later, silently, just for community value.

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Yup, it will put it to the top of 'active' questions. Kinda' like a bump, and just like a bump, kinda frowned upon if used like a bump. – jjnguy Feb 9 '09 at 17:30

Editing a question (title or body) pushes it up to the top of the Active stack. It won't go to the top of the Newest stack. See the different tabs at the top of the main page to see what I mean.

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does the same apply for comments to the question itself or ANY other activity on the question? – EnocNRoll Feb 9 '09 at 17:42
New answers put it back on the active stack. Comments do not. I don't know about editing answers. – Bill the Lizard Feb 9 '09 at 17:43
Editing an answer will bump the question. – Joel Coehoorn Feb 9 '09 at 17:45
For example, every so often I find something good to add to the accepted answer for this question: I've noticed that when I do that it gets bumped and gets a few new votes, to the point where it's up to 125. – Joel Coehoorn Feb 9 '09 at 17:48
Ok, great, that's exactly what I wanted to know. – EnocNRoll Feb 9 '09 at 17:51
@Joel: Thanks, that's good to know. – Bill the Lizard Feb 9 '09 at 18:13

Editing a question pushes it up to the top of the active section.

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Can you provide any more insight? – Scottie T Feb 9 '09 at 17:30

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