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Where should a question about LaTeX usage go?

My first instinct is Superusers, but on the other hand, you could say that writing stuff in LaTeX is programming in a DSL. But then you have questions about typography, styles, and you have questions ...
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Can SO questions on TeX be migrated to TeX.SX?

This "question" concerns the relationship between SO and TeX.SE, in particular what the existence of the latter means for questions about TeX on SO. First, my assumptions (yes, I'm a mathematician ......
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LaTeX on Stack Overflow for dummies

I know that some of you have to feel like Phil Connors in Groundhog Day because it is asked so often, but I really don't get it: Why isn't there a common way of using LaTeX in Stack Overflow? First ...
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What site should host questions about Emacs keybinding?

Currently on Stack Overflow there is a question about Carbon Emacs keybindings. It has received a (very reasonable in my estimation) vote to move to Super User, but there are already several similar ...
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Emacs questions: Super User or Stack Overflow?

Answers to questions about Emacs regularly involve Lisp code, and Emacs is often used to write programming languages. That said, Emacs is an editor, and it seems questions about it belong on Super ...
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Latex Support Like Math Overflow [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Adding support for math notation Well, I realize this has probably been asked a googol times but I'm going to ask anyways, because the squeaky wheel gets the grease. Can we ...
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Lyx is not Latex

I agree with the general principle that writing a latex document is writing in a markup language that often insists on receiving the respect due to a programming language. I'm less happy to see the ...
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Share reputation between SO sites (esp tex.se.com and so) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why not merge reputation across SO, SF, and SU? Edit-2: If you want, I am fine narrowing my topic to tex.stackexchange,com and SO. TeX is a programming language, ...
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Are questions appropriate for specific SE sites off-topic in SO?

In this question on LaTeX on SO, dmckee edited his answer to suggest the Stack Exchange site for answering questions on TeX and LaTeX. Now, LaTeX has always been a slightly uncomfortable fit on SO, ...
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The tag [statistics] leads to many off-topic questions [closed]

I'm following the tag [statistics], and consider the programming of statistical procedures to be a valid topic to ask about on this site. Yet, I couldn't help but notice that many of the [statistics]-...
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Migration of WordPress questions [duplicate]

Before wordpress.stackexchange.com/ was created, a lot of WordPress questions were asked on SO. Are these going to be migrated, or are they going to stay in SO? A good example is this question: ...
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How to get new (not algorithm/macro specific) TeX/LaTeX questions to tex.SE rather than SO? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: This question may belong to <Another site>, consider migrating - feature request The Tex.SE site has been up for a while, and I agree that it's not wise to move tons of ...