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When I posted one question to the webapp-meta site, I did not see the responses for a long time, as there is nothing on the webapp site to say I have a response on the meta site.

This needs to be sorted out, otherwise the Meta sites will be a lot less effective.

Please note I think a “smaller” solution is needed than: "Alerts about activity on associated accounts"

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I quite agree with that. If the Meta and "parent sites" are closely linked, especially with reputation, it would be nice if getting a notification about activity on Meta.

It doesn't have to be a complete notification with details, just a "there are notifications pending on Meta", inviting to switch to it.

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Just putting envelope (with meta has notifications/answers) next to the link to the related Meta site may be all that is needed. – Ian Ringrose Jul 27 '10 at 9:45
@Ian - hmm, good idea. – Gnoupi Jul 27 '10 at 9:47

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