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Tutorial section for Stack Overflow [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Moving a personal technical blog to stackoverflow / serverfault Many (most?) of the questions I've seen on Stack Overflow are specific to a narrowly-defined problem set, ...
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Answering one's own question [duplicate]

When asking a question on stackoverflow, one is suggested to answer one's own question with the following text: Answer your own question – share your knowledge, Q&A-style And yet it seems ...
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Writing documentation about a topic in Stack Overflow [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Posting and answering questions you have already found the answer to Sometimes I find I know a good method to do something (for example writing a clean and efficient ...
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Is it OK to post a question and self answer it within 1 minute? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Should I ask a question I know the answer to? Moving a personal technical blog to Stack Overflow/Server Fault Is it OK to post a question and self answer it within 1 ...
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Migrate question from chat to Stack Overflow / Programmers? [duplicate]

I recently searched for an answer to a programming question with Google. After the search did not turn up anything, I went to Stack Overflow chat and asked there, because it was more a question about ...
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Can I publish my own solutions on Stack Overflow? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Posting and answering questions you have already found the answer to Should I ask a question I know the answer to? Etiquette for answering your own question I know ...
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Idea: Curated “scraping” with attribution to increase community knowledge? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Posting and answering questions you have already found the answer to Ran into a situation today that I think might be familiar, and had a thought on how StackExchange ...
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Posting a Solution of a problem that You faced to Help Newbies [duplicate]

About an Hour ago, I faced a problem and tried different ways to solve it. At last I was going to post my Question on Stack Overflow, but the last trick which came in my mind worked, and the problem ...
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Should I create a Question (+ my own Answer) for difficult problems I have solved [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Posting and answering questions you have already found the answer to When I have struggled for a long time to solve a problem and then finally find a solution I ask my ...
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Should I post a question with the answer I already know? [duplicate]

For example, I've have just solved some problem on my own. I believe my solution might be quite useful to others (and myself in the future), like a KB article. Should I post it as question and ...
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Where do I put information if I don't have an actual question? [duplicate]

I've been working with two frameworks for asp.net the last 7 months and the information on combining the two are rather sparse (Despite their growing popularity). I realize I could write a blog post, ...
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Sharing solved problems on SO [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Moving a personal technical blog to Stack Overflow/Server Fault I don't actually have a blog, not even a tech blog. Also I get an impression that if I had one it would ...
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Should I not answer my own questions?

I asked a question recently, looking for examples of an online tool. Per the FAQ, I answered my own question with a few examples that I had already found. I did this so that these examples would be ...
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Can I answer my own questions, even if I knew the answer before asking?

I might want to answer my own question because: I arrived at a solution before there were any other correct answers or I like mine better, can I still answer my own question? I have a folder with ...
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What is this “answer your own question” jazz?

I showed up here to write a perfectly normal rant about misaligned pixels, and there's a big fat checkbox cluttering up the "Ask" page: WHAT THE EEEEK IS THIS NEW ABOMINATION?

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