Linked Questions

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What privilege should 30k users get?

The last time we lifted the level cap was in 2015. In 2014, we added a unilateral close-as-duplicate power for gold tag badge holders, but no new reputation level. So we've been thinking about giving ...
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Which links and sites are handled specially in chat?

There is a special linking to some sites in chat, also known as "onebox". What is the full list of supported and integrated sites? Return to FAQ index
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We're no longer starting new individual site Community Blogs - here's why

We've learned a lot by creating these per-site blogs for any site which asked for them. However, we at Stack Exchange have not been doing enough to make blogs work - neither for the contributors nor ...
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What's going to replace the moderator newsletter when Blog Overflow is shut down?

I realize I might be jumping the gun a bit in asking this question, but I'm very curious to know what Stack Exchange is going to be replacing the moderator newsletter with, given that it's hosted on ...
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Stack Exchange topic-specific blog posting [duplicate]

Does Stack Exchange support user blogs for specific topics or is this currently in development? Users with expertise in specific areas may have the desire to write a blog post teaching a particular ...
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Why do I see a Spanish featured blog post?

Why do I see a Spanish blog post in the Community Bulletin module across the Stack Exchange network? While I appreciate the multilingual approach to Stack Overflow, my Spanish is only good enough to ...
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Link to blogs outside BlogOverflow in StackExchange menu?

BlogOverflow blogs are being phased out, and some SE sites have set up blogs elsewhere or are discussing whether to do this. For example, WorldBuilding has a blog on Medium last year, and Language ...
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Not a good example: example newsletter takes over 10 seconds to load

Many sites on Stack Exchange network are showing a nice banner for newsletter in their sidebar, with a link to example newsletter, e.g. However, this results in blank dialog window that showing ...
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What does the upcoming demise of Blog Overflow mean for the Server Fault blog? [closed]

The community blogging platform Blog Overflow is going away. However, the Server Fault blog was never a community blog to begin with: it’s The Stack Exchange Sysadmin Blog. On the other hand, it does ...
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How can we improve blog promotion?

Some SE sites have SE-hosted blogs, and new posts on those blogs are automatically (via RSS) promoted on the front page like this: When Worldbuilding requested an SE blog we were advised to roll our ...
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Markdown source for old BlogOverflow posts?

On EL&U, we've started a project to migrate select posts from the deprecated blog to Q&A on Meta (or the parent site, as appropriate to the content of the particular post). To facilitate ...
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Archived Arqade Blog Overflow gets certificate error

http://blog.gaming.stackexchange.com/2012/08/identifying-games-when-you-cant-remember-the-name/ redirects to https://blog.gaming.stackexchange.com/2012/08/identifying-games-when-you-cant-remember-the-...
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Protect BlogOverflow logins with HTTPS [closed]

I've recently come to understand that StackExchange protects all main (and, by extension, meta and chat) site logins with HTTPS, even though the page itself is presented as HTTP. This supposedly ...
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URL for the SE for Android application is invalid

In the Edit Profile & Settings page, under the Applications section there is a list of authorized applications are displaying. In the list of applications, for the Stack Exchange Android app (SE ...