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Minor edit of posts: allow typo correction for low-rep users

Related, but subtly different, proposals (they were created before the edit for the masses changes): Mark edit as "minor" to prevent bumping Could we have the ability to mark a change as minor in ...
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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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Can trivial edits not bump the question? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Could we have the ability to mark a change as minor in questions or answers? Feature request: Trivial-edit checkbox Can we add the option not to bump a message when editing? ...
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10 edits rule - not enough for own changes in own answer

When giving detailed answers like this, it is very easily possible to produce more than 10 edits. And this, without any disputes or other contradictory interaction with other users. In that particular ...
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Can we make “non-substantive” edits fall off the front page faster than new questions?

I know that requests for a "minor edit" option come up all the time and are routinely rejected, and for good reasons. (Details can be seen, among other places, at Could we have the ability to mark a ...
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2answers
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Allow new members to make trivial edit suggestions if they judge other trivial edit suggestions

If we're worried about new members making trivial edits that take up the time of more important people, why don't we let them judge them themselves? Something like you get the right to suggest 5 edits ...
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1answer
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Allow marked minor edits with no rep gain [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Could we have the ability to mark a change as minor in questions or answers? Often I've been tempted to make minor adjustments to posts, such as minor spelling or grammar ...
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2answers
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Quick answer/question editing? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a grace period for correction of edits? Oftentimes, I need to edit my question or answer because of a spelling mistake, a typo, etc. I find it handy how comments can ...
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Minor vs Major edit distinction

There are similar questions to this one, but they were made a long time ago and maybe the response will be different now. I think there could be added a tick box as there is in Wikipedia (that's a ...
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0answers
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Site view with recently active questions & answers but excluding edits!

Feature Request In the Questions view of a site, add a tab/option to view questions that are either new or have received new answers, i.e. questions that have new content beyond edits. Background ...
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Should formatting a question or answer always bump to front page?

Why does a formatting edit on an answer that has no upvotes and not an accepted answer push the question to the front page? Is it simply to provide the opportunity for others to upvote an old answer? ...
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Marking Micro edits [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Could we have the ability to mark a change as minor in questions or answers? It would be nice to have some kind of checkbox when editing, that says micro edit (no content ...
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I edit my answers a lot. How can I prevent myself from forfeiting credit due to “community wiki”?

I make a lot of edits to my posts, as I tend to answer, edit for grammar, and then refine it as I do more research. It's simply my style of learning while also answering. My posts are almost all very ...
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Unnecessarily Editing Completed Questions [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Closes / Edits Should Not Bump Questions on "Recent" List I just checked SU to see if there are any questions I can answer before retiring for the night and the ...
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1answer
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On minor sites, would it be possible to implement a 'hide from the front page' feature for edits? [duplicate]

On Travel.SE there are frequent complaints about waves of edits removing interesting new content from the 'front page', which is used by many to track the site's activity. Would it be possible to ...

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