Linked Questions

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How to refer to your blog when answering? [duplicate]

I know that putting a link to your blog in a signature is frowned upon and rightly so. Is it okay to link to your blog in an answer if that blog post answers the question? Are there other situations ...
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11answers
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How do I mention my own products in answers? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I link to an external resource in a community-friendly way? Twice now I've seen questions on Stack Overflow where one of my company's products might provide an ...
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3answers
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How can I promote a self-written tool on StackOverflow? [duplicate]

Over the last months, I was working on several API backends and I couldn't find a simple tool to quickly create API requests and view the results. (Other than writing blocks of javascript or long curl ...
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3answers
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What are the guidelines for sharing blog posts and when it becomes self promotion? [duplicate]

I'm thinking about posting some pieces of code and small tutos on a blog. I'm currently writing these for myself and thought it could be nice to share it with the community. Then it got me thinking: ...
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3answers
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Answers with just a link to own blog [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I link to an external resource in a community-friendly way? I have the following situation and ask the community to help me. Recently, I faced with a problem and ...
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1answer
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how to avoid banning for posting a link [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Are answers that just contain links elsewhere really “good answers”? How can I link to an external resource in a community-friendly way? I just a posted an ...
6
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1answer
95 views

What do I do when I have a good, off site resource which answers somebody’s question? [duplicate]

What's the protocol for the situation where somebody asks a good, valid, on-topic question, and I have a (non-StackExchange) link which answers their question perfectly? Comments are for requesting ...
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1answer
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How to respond to potential conflicts of interest in answers [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I mention my own products in answers? Limits for self-promotion in answers How can I link to an external resource in a community-friendly way? I've come ...
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13answers
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When is it appropriate to link to your own paywalled website from your answers? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Limits for self-promotion in answers I've encountered this answer on SO. At the end of the answer the user has placed a link to his article on a 3rd party site that ...
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7answers
2k views

What are the guidelines for reviewing?

About reviewing The review queues contain posts that possibly need further action from the community, like improvement, closure or deletion. By presenting those posts for peer-review, the system aims ...
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2answers
4k views

What is an acceptable answer?

I answered a question and my answer was (pick one) deleted converted to a comment added to my question as an edit Why was this? Why was my answer not acceptable? What is the definition of an ...
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8answers
772 views

How should helpful answers that are just links be handled? [duplicate]

There has been a "movement" of sorts on Stack Overflow. Users are flagging questions that are just a link or little more than a link, like: http://stackoverflow.com/a/4737028/396458 ...
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8answers
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What signifies “Good” self promotion? (or: Self Promotion Part Infinity)

We've been through the self-promotion discussion before, many, many, many times. We've even produced a proposed FAQ entry for it. However, with all these examples of what not to do, it's still hard ...

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