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Clean up the [use] tag? [closed]

The use tag is hopelessly general and has no wiki entry. Some usages: The <use> element in SVG Some SQL use syntax javascript e.g. use strict pretty much anything that "uses" anything else, ...
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Should we prevent some close votes without further explanation?

I see very often poorly written questions being closed put in hold without the minimum attempt by the voters to improve them. For instance the OP has not included enough details, the question gets ...
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Is it ok to have a personal chat with someone on SO?

Is it ok to have a personal chat with someone on SO? Let me elaborate. If you're helping someone with their computer problems, or otherwise having a highly positive online interaction, is there ...
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Suggestion a way to buy reputation [duplicate]

I suggest a way to buy reputation on SO. And yes I have seen the following link which is irrelavent: Is there a way to buy SO reputation? But my purpose is completely different from the above. My ...
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1answer
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Remove meta.SE reputation changes from voting to allow everyone to participate like normal meta sites [duplicate]

Many people have come to Meta to vote and comment on the proposed changes to the license. However most people coming from other sites don't have enough reputation to down vote answers. This completely ...
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1answer
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Why doesn't tool tip reflect what people say?

I have seen various times on meta that up vote on meta means you agree and down vote on meta means you dis agree. But the tooltip for up vote says This question shows research effort; it is useful ...
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1answer
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What does the up arrow in the “top posts” section of the user profile mean?

When I'm looking some user profiles via ios-app, I noticed that most of the time all visible user's "top posts" are marked with an up arrow sign. But sometimes, I see posts without this sign. Here ...
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Can we disable the new Stack Exchange look? [duplicate]

The new top bar for Stack Exchange sites is unappealing to me. Is there a way to restore the old look?
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0answers
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Provide link to meta for new users

Can we give an easier path for new users to find meta? I feel like it is a little obscured. Visiting as a new user I happened to go to stackoverflow on a computer which did not automatically log me ...
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Separate vote in favour and against a feature request [duplicate]

tl;dr I propose a system of voting for or against feature requests separate from traditional up/down voting in order to avoid alienating people with well thought out yet unpopular suggestions The ...
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Should undeleting an answer leave its age for sorting purposes unaffected?

I recently answered a question on SO that was a couple of hours old and had no answer. I later came back and found a second answer sorted before mine based on age. After investigating, I saw that the ...

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