I recently asked this question on Stack Overflow, now moved to Software Recommendations.

Where can I ask about algorithm recommendations? Because there are two algorithms for what I'm trying to do, and both have a very high error rate, at least for my case. It seems that Stack Overflow is not the right place for algorithm recommendations.

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Software Recommendations would be the best choice. Asking for an algorithm recommendation would be on-topic, as long as you do everything here when asking your question. There's an tag that would be perfect for your question.

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    Can I ask it on Programmers.se? Or CS.SE? My problem with Softrec is that it's not that active nowadays, plus many of it's visitors are not programmers, because it's for everyone. A CS studying natural language processing or any programmer, might be more able to answer it. – Lynob Jan 11 at 17:29
  • @Lynob you probably could ask on cs.se, but I would bet it would be much more well-received on SR.SE – Pikachu the Watermelon Wizard Jan 11 at 17:32
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    @Lynob asking for recommendations is off topic on Software Engineering – ChrisF Jan 11 at 17:35
  • It would also be out of scope at CS.SE; Software Recommendation SE fills the void for that purpose – Ramhound Jan 12 at 13:28

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