Two of the attribution requirements in the data dumps are:

2. Hyperlink directly to the original question on the source site (e.g., http://stackoverflow.com/questions/12345)
4. Hyperlink each author name directly back to their user profile page on the source site (e.g., http://stackoverflow.com/users/12345/username)

This is impossible (without violating the spirit of the requirements) for failed sites like Gadgets, as there's nowhere to link.

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It's probably fine in this case to link back to the proposal:



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