On the Community User's page, it says that one of it's tasks is to

Randomly poke old unanswered questions every hour so they get some attention

But some of the questions I have seen have answers on them. I think that in this case, it means that if there are answers, then they have no upvotes, but I think this needs to be better clarified.

The wording could read as such

Randomly poke old questions with no upvoted answers every hour so they get some attention

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    I agree with you in-principle; but... "Unanswered questions" has a different meaning in Stack Exchange Network. The Unanswered Tab describes them as questions with no upvoted answers. – Aditya Jun 16 '13 at 16:07
  • "I think that in this case, it means that if there are answers, then they have no upvotes" – Cody Guldner Jun 16 '13 at 16:09
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    @CodyGuldner That clarification is not needed because "unanswered questions" means exactly that. – Bart Jun 16 '13 at 16:10
  • But for users that don't know what that means, it can be quite confusing. Because there is also a tab on SO that actually gives questions with no answers – Cody Guldner Jun 16 '13 at 16:11
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    No, that tab doesn't. It's just the first ones that have no answers at all. On latter pages within that tab, the questions do have answers. – Bart Jun 16 '13 at 16:12
  • This tab gives unanswered questions. – Cody Guldner Jun 16 '13 at 16:14
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    @CodyGuldner Go to the last page: stackoverflow.com/questions/tagged/… – Bart Jun 16 '13 at 16:16
  • The point is that it can be quite confusing – Cody Guldner Jun 16 '13 at 16:17
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    @CodyGuldner See the tooltip – Antony Jun 16 '13 at 16:17
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    @CodyGuldner If that is really your problem, then your request should be to change or clarify the definition of "unanswered question". Just changing it for the Community user would be somewhat pointless. – Bart Jun 16 '13 at 16:18
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    @Bart We actually have two definitions of "unanswered". On the top-level Unanswered tab (that leads to stackoverflow.com/unanswered) it means "no answers at all". On the questions list sorted by unanswered, it means "no upvoted answers". Introducing some consistency of definition here couldn't hurt. That said, I don't think the Community user's profile is a source of mass confusion and the Cody's proposed wording is more verbose for little benefit. – Adam Lear Jun 16 '13 at 16:42
  • @AnnaLear The questions visible at stackoverflow.com/unanswered seem to disagree with your first point? – Bart Jun 16 '13 at 16:47
  • @Bart Foiled by second-level tabs. Good lord, our UI for this is terrible. Try stackoverflow.com/unanswered?tab=noanswers. – Adam Lear Jun 16 '13 at 16:48
  • @AnnaLear Yep, that does it. :) – Bart Jun 16 '13 at 16:48
  • @AnnaLear Yeah we kinda need to fix the definition of unanswered. Should I post a new question for that? – Cody Guldner Jun 16 '13 at 17:34

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