Linked Questions

9
votes
2answers
208 views

Meta participation privilege should require 5 rep or… something else [duplicate]

So, you've got a new user. They ask a really poor question (P.SE 10k link) poorly written, off topic, or any other number of other things. There is no way to redeem such a question on the site, it ...
171
votes
6answers
3k views

Comprehensive question quality blocks now enabled everywhere

Questions are the lifeblood of any Stack Exchange site. But asking good questions can be difficult, and while most people start off doing it poorly, some never get better. For years now, when sites ...
2
votes
2answers
98 views

Is this the right place to ask questions about how to use Stack Exchange?

And if not, where? Specifically I want to know how to re-ask a protected question. It was not my question, and it was protected because it had received low-quality answers that had had to be deleted.
10
votes
1answer
456 views

Statistics regarding users who recently flooded MSE with blatantly off-topic debugging questions

Related: Sudden increase in off-topic posts on MSE Ways to give users some specific education about question quality and topicality Block migration if user is suspended/question-blocked at ...
4
votes
1answer
169 views
+50

Why is it (is it?) important to make it hard for banned users to check their deleted posts for 6 months (as opposed to 60 days)?

To avoid misunderstanding, I am not really opposed to making life harder for banned users in general. Here I am only trying to figure reasons of making so in one particular case and in certain ...
4
votes
1answer
70 views

Cannot post question due to low reputation

I am attempting to ask a question over in Math.stackexchange in which I need to include a rather long formula. I am using the method specified in this thread. Unfortunately due to 'low reputation' as ...
4
votes
1answer
88 views

Where can I ask a question related to a specific computer game?

I would like to ask something about a really old game. I want to know if it was continued or anything was made on the same storyline in the past years. Where could I ask this kind of question? I tried ...
6
votes
1answer
142 views

Can we revisit the reputation minimum to post on a site's Meta?

It seems like this came up in mid 2012 and again in late 2012. I think we should revisit it, though, now that things have changed. Again today, when moderating Programmers, I came across a user who ...
13
votes
1answer
92 views

What happens to new users with less than 5 rep when their questions are migrated to meta?

Yesterday on Retrocomputing a new user asked a question which I believed was off-topic on main but on-topic for Meta. I voted to migrate the question, and a few hours later it was moved by a ...
-10
votes
0answers
110 views

Power-tripping mods? [duplicate]

Read before you decide THIS question is off-topic I don't expext to get much sympathy on this one but.... I posted my question on serverfault thinking it was for networking questions. Gets put on ...
2
votes
2answers
50 views

If a new user finds an incorrectly spelled tag where do we report it? [duplicate]

As my first question on the site was when the misspelled tag was found No features are active to use meta, edit, or chat. In this case, should the tag be posted in Meta under "support" "tag" "re-tag"...