Linked Questions

11
votes
2answers
163 views

Help develop the site and community knowledge base in your language

I think everyone agrees that it is great to have a lot of technology Q&A. In this way, anyone can quickly understand how to use a technology. The Stack Exchange engine is a quite complicated tool ...
0
votes
2answers
380 views

How can I determine if a question is valid and good?

How can I determine if the question I'm about to ask is a good and valid one? Are there guidelines I need to follow or a checklist I can go through? Also what's the best way to make sure that I'm not ...
7
votes
1answer
178 views

Arduino programming questions OK on Stack Overflow?

I just had two Arduino questions migrated from SO to Electronics. It surprised me, as these are both pretty pure software questions related to using the Arduino library, meeting at least 3 of the 4 ...
0
votes
1answer
108 views

Can we do something about people adding C# in their titles? [duplicate]

Commonly, you see questions that state the problem (in very bad, lowercase Engrish) followed (or proceeded) by (lowercase) "c#". Can we do something about this? Maybe ban C# from titles? c# is ...
1
vote
2answers
103 views

Should I use suggested edits to add tags, or is that too minor a change? [duplicate]

I recently suggested an edit to a question that did nothing but add a single highly relevant tag: It scraped through with 3 accepts and 2 rejects. Two reviewers voted to reject on the basis that: ...
8
votes
2answers
92 views

Is it just me, or is the “subjective” warning a bit over-active?

Lately, I seem to be running into the subjective warning a lot: The question you're asking appears subjective and is likely to be closed. I'm not saying this to complain. I'm just curious if it's ...
7
votes
2answers
118 views

I disagree with an edit rollback, what do I do next?

Today I edited this question to be more compact and actually state the problem, in order to use it as a reference question for any time a user posts an "I get a 500 Internal server error!" question. ...
2
votes
2answers
179 views

Please allow “you” in question titles

Including the word "you" in the title of a question triggers an angry red-boxed warning saying: "The question you're asking appears subjective and is likely to be closed." The highly ...
13
votes
0answers
264 views

An exclamation point is not a word!

I was just editing an old question whose title ended with an exclamation point. I left the punctuation; I thought it was appropriate, since the question describes a surprising and counterintuitive ...
-22
votes
1answer
115 views

Disappointed with Stack overflow-specially the working [closed]

Recently I asked a question on Stack overflow which is this: JSP with HTML As soon as I could post it, I was rewarded with -4(-2) votes.As a beginner in my Technology, it should be OK to ask a ...
2
votes
2answers
144 views

Encourage users to use question Title as a Title/Topic rather than an abbreviated question

I just answered this question: Should title of question be a question? A few days back I discovered this HOWTO: HOWTO: Writing Good Titles This article discourages the use of "How do I...?" ...
5
votes
2answers
55 views

Handling tag information repeated in question titles

There are a number of questions where this particular user includes what should rightfully be a tag in the title: Generate a list of strings with a sliding window using itertools, yield, and iter() ...
5
votes
2answers
86 views

Could the “Tags” textbox be above the “Body” text area?

It is actively discouraged to put "keywords" in the title of a question, especially since Stack Exchange starting put the most popular tag in front of the title (which is done for SEO). In other ...
0
votes
1answer
132 views

What if I can't answer?

Recently, I was banned for asking new questions on Stack Overflow. I can understand that my questions were probably wrong and I would have been search Google before I ask (even though I did it all the ...
16
votes
0answers
178 views

Show the title character limit when writing a title

I just ran into this while writing this question. [I originally wrote: you need a minimum of X reputation to comment on questions that are not your own, and on answers that are not to your own ...

15 30 50 per page