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Should editing / adding tags bump the question to the front page? [duplicate]

I edited an older question and then people complained about bumping such an old question to the front page for a minor edit. If such an edit is not worth bumping the question, I think this should not ...
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1answer
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Resolving the dissonance on edits and bumps

Should we make "trivial" edits to posts? And what counts as a "trivial" edit? And when should edits or retags "bump" a post to the front page? This long-running debate could use some resolution, or ...
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Why do question/answer edits bump a question? [duplicate]

I was scrolling through the main page and noticed a post with significantly more views than all the others around it (this was the question: "What causes jitter?" from October '12). It took me a ...
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Help us identify micro-privileges for top users

Are you familiar with tapas? These are little appetizers invented in Spain that people enjoy while talking and drinking in the cool of the evening. What makes them so great is that you get a ...
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0answers
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Best way to mass-apply a new tag to old questions

I am now in the following situation for the third time: I have detected a need for a new tag and I am sure about this (e.g., as I have successfully proposed this on the respective site meta) and ...
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1answer
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Should questions with accepted answers be bumped when edited?

Just as the title states, do you think it is really necessary to bump questions that already have accepted answers — do you think it's worth shuffling the other questions on top down? As food ...
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0answers
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Idea for external site: Customised Review Queues for your (shared) pet peeve

Here is an idea for an advanced feature. While it could be implemented by StackExchange Inc, I suspect it is a feature that is too advanced/specific to be considered. I have thought about implementing ...
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1answer
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Please split edit queue in two

When people make small edits that don't impact content, the edit still causes the question to show on the front page. Also, if someone wants to make a change that is less than five characters, they ...
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1answer
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Detagging 'featured' should not bump

When the featured tag is removed from a question, the question is bumped, as with any other edit. I propose that, when that is the only change to a question, it not be bumped: the point of detagging ...
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The problem with automatically bumping edited posts [duplicate]

I've been reminded several times that a question on a SE site should be able to help future visitors. Indeed, it's very common for a question to be closed for being too specific. At the same time, we ...
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CHAOS-like option for moderators to edit without bumping

CHAOS members have (had?) the ability to edit posts without bumping: Because they are doing so many edits at once, CHAOS operates in a special mode where editing a title does not bump it to the ...
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5answers
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Moderators should be able to remove / burninate a tag themselves

We're doing some spring cleaning on Super User, which involves disambiguating tags, merging them, creating synonyms etc. However, one of the most troublesome things is removing a tag. Often, it's ...
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2answers
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Allow non-bumping minor edits, but review them on /review

Every edit, no matter how minor, bumps a question to the frontpage of an SE site. This behaviour is important to allow the community to review edits, but it also creates significant problems when a ...
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1answer
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Let experienced users silently edit their posts [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a way to edit a question without bumping it to the front page? How feasible and desirable would it be to allow users with some minimal rep—say, 2K? 5K?—to edit their ...
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Add tag needed [opendatabase] [closed]

For all these questions: https://stackoverflow.com/search?q=opendatabase+%5Bjavascript%5D I think we need to add the opendatabase tag (and/or html5) This will make it easier for people to find ...

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