Linked Questions

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Different 'About me' for different communities [duplicate]

I have accounts in different communities in StackExchange. Is it possible to have different 'about me' for different communities? Thank you.
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Recent feature changes to Stack Exchange

This is an unofficial list/changelog of new features and various changes to Stack Overflow and the Stack Exchange network. It is maintained by the community, while a Stack Exchange employee changes ...
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“Autobiographer” Badge now only requires sharing what YOU want with the community

As of today, "Autobiographer" will be awarded to anyone fills out the free-form "About Me" field on their profile. We will be awarding it retroactively, so you don't need to do anything if you ...
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Suggest userXYZ that they should choose a “real” name?

There are, on SO, more and more users with names such as user220755, user281482, user198729, ... This is better than the "unknown (google)" kind of stuff we had before, but it's becoming quite ...
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Why do you need to know who I know on Google?

I just created a SE account using my Google account. It said that it needs to "Know who you are on Google" (I guess my connections). As far as I know, SE is not a social network. I can't even follow ...
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Shouldn't an Area 51 account that reaches 200 rep offer an association bonus? [duplicate]

Perhaps this amount should instead be 250 (because the email confirmation gives 50 rep). I ran into a user who has >2k rep on A51 and he didn't give the association bonus to his other two accounts (...
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Should moderator diamonds be inside or outside the highlight box?

In comments, moderators have their diamonds in the OP rectangle: And in the review (suggested edits), mods have their diamonds outside the blue OP background highlight rectangle: Of course, ...
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Ability to “lock” your profile on a site

Currently, when editing my profile, I have two options: Save it for just the current site, or Save it for all sites. However, this doesn't really fit my use case: I like to keep the same profile on ...
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Post score in the Top Network Posts borked somewhere

Noticed in Jeff Atwood's profile: Actual score is 320, shown 322. Also locked in 2013. And then my profile: First has a score of 179, shown 180. Second has a score of 123, shown 122. ...
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How can I undo copying a profile to all SE accounts?

I like having different profiles on different sites. On some, I have quite a long bit of text. Just now, I accidentally hit the "Save Profile and Copy to all Accounts" button. How can I reverse that ...
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Change the profile picture for all sites without syncing the whole profile

I'm looking for a functionality to upload a new profile picture and use it on all SE sites but keep individual information in each profile instead of syncing the whole profile to all sites.
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Are 95-year-olds not allowed to use SE? [duplicate]

I tried setting my birthday to an old age to see if it would work, but I was stopped by a message that said "Birthday must be after 1920/01/01". According to this article, 1.9 million people in the U....
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Main SE profile does not get updated automatically when profile information is updated on another SE site

I recently discovered that if I go to, say, my Ask Ubuntu profile and I change the text for the about section for instance it will tell me that it has saved it across all SE sites, however even though ...
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Make my stackexchange.com “about me” the default for all my Stack Exchange sites

Ilmari Karonen suggested: In fact, let me go a little bit further. What I'd really want to have is a place (say, my network profile on stackexchange.com) where I can set up a default profile that ...