Meta Stack Exchange is where users like you discuss bugs, features, and support issues that affect the software powering all 158 Stack Exchange communities.

What is meta?
Here's how it works:
  1. Any Stack Exchange user can ask a question
  2. The community provides support, votes on ideas, and reports bugs
  3. Your voice helps shape the way Stack Exchange operates

When can we expect to see a page or pages containing some of the most popular questions on Stack Overflow?

share|improve this question

closed as off-topic by James, gnat, tchrist, Infinite Recursion, Martijn Pieters Mar 28 '15 at 9:04

This question appears to be off-topic. The users who voted to close gave this specific reason:

  • "This question pertains only to a specific site in the Stack Exchange Network. Questions on Meta Stack Exchange should pertain to our network or software that drives it as a whole, within the guidelines defined in the help center. You should ask this question on the meta site where your concern originated." – James, gnat, tchrist, Infinite Recursion, Martijn Pieters
If this question can be reworded to fit the rules in the help center, please edit the question.

up vote 16 down vote accepted

Already exists.

Popularity by votes:

Popularity by views (here 250 views as minimum):

share|improve this answer
Any reason for the number being 250? – David Starkey Aug 23 '13 at 20:11
@DavidStarkey: 42 is already occupied. – Ladybug Killer Aug 26 '13 at 10:01
Note: This doesn't sort them by views... – hayd Sep 25 '13 at 2:16
I would like to be able to access a list of all my own questions across the entire SE network where I can sort my views/popularity if this exists... – zigojacko Jun 25 '15 at 7:32

The Stack Exchange Data Explorer can be used to find the most viewed questions using this data query.

If you wish you can make a fork of the query to customise the results displayed to include more or less details regarding each question. (e.g. Comments, Answers, Favourites, Votes)

Change the last line:




to sort by answers, or

ORDER BY FavoriteCount DESC

to sort by favorites, or


to sort by votes/score.

share|improve this answer
I found this simple one… – Aquarius Power Nov 22 '15 at 1:59

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged .