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Filtering “hot” questions [duplicate]

Is there a way to filter the "hot questions" displayed in the Stack Exchange menu? I have a profile on Stack Overflow and that's pretty much it. Therefore the list as it is now is pretty ...
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Is there a way to hide certain Stack Exchange sites from your feed? [duplicate]

I am just wondering if I could hide, for example, Inter-Personal Skills questions from appearing in my feed? Note on tag: I think feature-request is the closest to the right tag, because there is the ...
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I want to be able to filter the Stack Exchange front page to remove specific sites [duplicate]

The front page contains hot questions from many sites. However, some sites I am not interested in and I want to permanently blacklist them. Can this feature be added (unless it is already present, in ...
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Let me opt-out of certain sites for Hot Network Questions to avoid TV spoilers posted by inconsiderate people [duplicate]

While I was using Stack Overflow at work, someone's just spoilt the twelve-hour old Game of Thrones season finale for me with an extremely ill-advised question title over on SFF.SE. Hot Network ...
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Block networks from appearing in the 'Hot Network Questions' list [duplicate]

I see this was asked a couple of times about three years ago and at the time the feature request was apparently denied: Filtering "hot" questions Can you filter out certain SE sites from ...
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Is it possible for me to exclude certain sites from my view of Hot Network Questions? [duplicate]

There are some SE sites I am simply not at all interested in, and never will be. Is it possible for me to filter certain sites from showing up in the Hot Network Questions list, and if not, can this ...
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Should Hot Network Questions (HNQs) be customizable? [duplicate]

I apologize if this has already been suggested elsewhere; I did a cursory search that did not return any results. At the least, it looks like this suggestion does not have it's own question on Meta. ...
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Why not show (or make it optional) only hot questions in chosen communities? [duplicate]

It would be more convenient than having the costumers manually filtering them, and it's useful too. Similar question websites supports such features after all.
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Block communities from “Hot Network Questions” [duplicate]

Give the option to users to not see questions from some communities on the "Hot Network Questions" tab.
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Is there any way to exclude certain Stack Exchange sites from the hot list? [duplicate]

I would like to prevent one site in particular from showing up in my hot network question list. Is there any way to do that?
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Profiling of 'Hot network questions' [duplicate]

I understand topic of Hot Network Questions was brought up a few times, but the question remains: Will there be any possibility to somewhat profile what is shown up there? I am totally uninterested in ...
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If I get banned from a community will it stop showing up in Hot Questions? [duplicate]

If I get banned from a single community (as opposed to all of SE) will that communities hot questions stop appearing in my feed? I like Hot Questions but due to train wreck theory I've clicked into a ...
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Hide all references to Science Fiction and Games [duplicate]

On the the right hand side of stackoverflow.com I see "Hot Network Questions" column. I would like to eliminate any Science Fiction or Game related question from that column and anywhere else I might ...
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Display filters in the “Hot questions” sidebar [duplicate]

I have a hot questions filter that consist of the sites I'm interested in. It'd be cool if I didn't have to go to this page to see the filter, as most of the cool network questions I see are just ...
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How to hide questions in “Hot Network Topics” [duplicate]

Is there a way to hide questions in Hot Network Questions based on the community? I know I can do it by tag so I am hoping there is a way to do it by community such as a generic tag that represents ...
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Is it possible to filter/blacklist SE sites? [duplicate]

So many questions show up on the right side of the page (Popular Questions) i.e: So I was wondering if it is possible to filter these questions to only display the ones that I'm interested in seeing. ...
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Use a taglike system for SE-sites in the Hot Network Questions [duplicate]

I suggest it should be made possible to highlight and hide/grey-out some SE-sites in the hot network questions, just like we can do with the specific tags on SE-sites.
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2014 SO Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection [closed]

In connection with the Stack Overflow moderator elections, we will be holding a Q&A with the candidates. This will be an opportunity for members of the community to pose questions to the ...
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How to avoid “Hot Network Questions” on the sidebar

This may sound like a 'first world problem', but I am quite easily distracted by the 'Hot Network Questions' sidebar, as I find them quite amusing and some of them quite intellectual But where the ...
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Prevent specific sites from being overrepresented in the hot questions list

Some sites appear far more often in the hot questions list than other sites. I don't have any hard data on that, as that kind of data is just not publicly available, but I'm pretty sure my subjective ...
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3answers
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Don't show questions with ignored tags on Hot Network Questions

There are some types of questions I don’t want to see, and so I hide questions with certain tags. However, I've found that questions with these tags can still show up in Hot Network Questions. For ...
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Remove <religion>.SE sites from Hot Network Questions

I have deep issues with the 'Hot Network Questions' containing questions from the religion sub-sites. This is not because I dislike questions about religion, nor because I think these sites have no ...
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How do I delete “CodeGolf” from my list of questions when I go to stackexchange.com?

I've tried clicking "My Filter" and editing Code Golf out, but it still shows up. I find the questions from this particular community really bad. (think when Reddit had /r/politics and /r/atheism as ...
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Has anything been done to improve HNQ since October 2018?

Refering to this I and probably many people are not happy with the state of HNQ, and I personally wonder if, and if not, why there is nothing done about it. My personal 3 most disliked features of ...
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Customizable HNQ lists, but better

Note: Surprisingly, only 2 questions seem to mention customized HNQs: Should Hot Network Questions (HNQs) be customizable? Filter "Hot Network Questions" by excluding sites ...
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Excluding a set of sites from a filter

My problem / use case: I'd like to know when someone creates a question with the a certain tag on the StackExchange network, so that I can (1) answer the question, or, if necessary, (2) advocate that ...
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Can we have a way to limit or otherwise control with Stack Exchange sites we see on our questions page? [duplicate]

For a variety of reasons, I'd love to be able to restrict which questions I see on my Stack Exchange questions page (i.e.: https://stackexchange.com/questions). For instance, I haven't seen Avengers:...
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Accessing Topics of Interest

I became active user on Stackoverflow few months ago. Slowly i discovered in Stackexchange other interesting forums. Now I have no time to take a look at all. Is there any way to see the hot topics ...
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Confusion about hiding communities in your profile and hiding sites from HNQ

I figured it might be possible to hide unwanted SE sites from Hot Network Questions, and after a few clicks through profile/settings I thought I had found out where to do it, but it turns out I'd ...
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Sidebar movie spoilers [duplicate]

While visiting technical sites to do my job I'm also learning spoilers from movies I want to see. Can you fix this? Current one pertains to movies.stackexchange.com and Infinity War.

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