Linked Questions

119 votes
1 answer

What can cause a question to be bumped?

What can cause a question to be "bumped" to the first page in the Active tab of a Stack Exchange site? (Changing the "Last Active" date.) Return to FAQ Index.
15 votes
1 answer

What does active mean?

In any post there are three attributes: Asked Viewed Active What is the meaning of the active in a post?
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3 votes
1 answer

Are Stack Overflow "Top Questions" always the latest questions asked?

Are Stack Overflow Top Questions always the latest questions asked? I just saw a question which was asked yesterday, but it appeared in the Top Questions. This is the question.
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1 vote
1 answer

What does the Home Screen do that the Question Screen doesn't?

I'm one of the folks that don't like the left nav bar (hanging out mostly on EESE). I tried hiding it, but notice that I constantly need to hit the "Questions" choice. If I just click on the site ...
6 votes
2 answers

Eliminate sticky tabs

I've seen issue after issue here on Meta where the behavior of the sticky tabs is unintuitive and confusing, but the one I recently solved takes the cake. Steps to reproduce: Visit the featured tab ...
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3 votes
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Should the navigation tabs be less sticky?

Each SE site has tabs as a second level of navigation, for example below the "Questions" top-level navigation there are the "newest", "featured", "frequent", "votes", "active" and "unanswered" tabs. ...