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New profile pages are out - bugs and feedback master list

Update: Thanks for all the feedback and bug reports! I am locking this thread so people don't keep answering it when we no longer monitor it. If you see a bug or want to raise a feature request, ...
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Add a Twitter field to user profiles [duplicate]

Has anyone considered the potential of having a Twitter ID field in the profile (or fields for other similar microblogging/social networking services) so that those who want to can advertise their ...
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How is the "Next badge" determined? [duplicate]

In the tab "Activity" of my profile, there is a place for user badge settings. It is shown in the figure below: A user can choose his or her next badge choice from the new badge settings; ...
Reza_Research's user avatar
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Bad grammar here [duplicate]

The word earn used with the word edited is bad grammar. It should be "Edit first post that was inactive for 6 months".
ʇolɐǝz ǝɥʇ qoq's user avatar
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0 answers
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Can't see progress to badge [duplicate]

I wanted to find my progress to the Unsung hero badge from my profile, but it's not listed under the available badges. I ran this query to get my progress, but I'm curious why isn't it showing up ...
Filip Dupanović's user avatar
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What are the badges I can earn on each site, and what are the exact criteria for earning each badge?

Formerly List of all badges with full descriptions. What are badge name's requirements? Why didn't I get badge name (right now)? Which badges can I earn multiple times? Jump to: Question Badges ...
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32 answers
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We're working on a new stat to help convey the reach of your posts here

We've got a new statistic on the shiny new Profile Page Prototype. It's not perfect yet. And we did a pretty crap job of explaining what it's all about! Let's talk. What you do here isn't just about ...
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Profile Page Makeover, Part 3: the Prototype returns

Update We have done a bunch of work following your feedback - just look at all those status-completed tags on the different answers here! The top suggestion was to do something about the badge ...
Oded's user avatar
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The vote fraud script breaks legitimate polling questions - A serial downvoter's lament

I've downvoted several of the answers on these Meta discussions: The Workplace self-evaluation: let's get critical! The Workplace self-evaluation: let's get critical! Both questions are typical self ...
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What is the purpose of the "disciplined" badge?

I don't get the purposes of the disciplined badge. Why would someone delete a good answer where he has been awarded 3 up-votes, and why should he be marked as "disciplined" for doing so?
Stefano Borini's user avatar
69 votes
4 answers
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Should the number of helpful flags be public to anyone?

This discussion came up here, by a comment from Oded: We are discussing internally whether there is a good reason to hide this value from everyone. If not, it might do a comeback. I know it is a ...
Patrick Hofman's user avatar
37 votes
3 answers
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Is it possible to know how many competing answers I upvoted?

I am trying to achieve the Sportsmanship badge. I wonder if it's possible to know how many times I upvoted competing answers until now?
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Add a Mastodon link in addition to Twitter?

This question has been superseded by the discussion here: Is it time to reconsider Social Media links in "Share" and User Profiles, etc? Twitter isn't going anywhere any time soon, but ...
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Why doesn't Stack Exchange pass the Joel Test with flying colors?

I was randomly browsing through the job offerings page on Stack Overflow Careers and noticed THIS monstrosity: How can Stack Exchange, the company created by Joel Spolsky, not pass his own test? Is ...
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Why is there only one person working on site designs?

Directly related to Design-Independent Graduation is on for early September! So I ask Why is there only one person working on site designs? in response to We have one designer working on site ...
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