On this question, sorted by votes, the accepted answer is #3 in order of votes. It appears as number 3 in the list as well. Is this new behavior intended? Did I miss something?
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If the asker accepts their own answer, it is still shown in order by votes. From the blog announcement of this feature.
I think the top voted answer should be shown before the accepted answer. Simply because the top voted answer is community's selected answer, whereas the actual selected answer can sometimes be what only one person thinks the right answer is.
Having the top voted answer shown first would feel more community-driven, like the rest of the site.
Maybe the order should be like this :
If you accept your own answer, it is ordered any other answer - by votes. If it's the most highly voted answer, it will be first in the list.
See the StackOverflow blog post "Accept Your Own Answers":