Linked Questions

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Question levels

When I am looking to new questions related to a given tag, it is a bit tedious to sort questions by reading all titles and have an idea if the question is for me, or if it is too easy (I don't really ...
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2answers
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Special tagging for questions from students or beginners? [duplicate]

It seems to me, there are two broad categories of questions: (1) from people who use a programming language at their work place, and (2) from people who just started to learn using it. Almost everyone ...
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1answer
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Ordering the list (of questions) with the suitable knowledge matching to the users knowledge [duplicate]

There are different users with different knowledge. Professional users don't want to answer easy questions and amateur users are not able to answer difficult questions and so on. If the questions ...
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2answers
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Rate question difficulty as in [unrated, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10] [duplicate]

Would it be possible to create some sort of question difficulty flag which would be enabled for peers with enough rep within that respective tag? The purposed of this would be to identify questions ...
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5answers
785 views

Diminishing returns / non-linear reputation from “great” answers

Over time I realized a very annoying property of the Stack Overflow reputation system: Easy answers to popular question are rewarded with a lot more reputation points than actually great answers. In ...
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2answers
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Idea: Difficulty Ratings & User Experience levels [duplicate]

First off - I just came up with this idea - It's a spitball - Feel free to contribute (good and bad thoughts). Reformed idea: Let the questioner mark their thought difficulty, and upvoting and ...
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2answers
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How can I improve my questions to regain the ability to ask questions on StackOverflow?

Background I have been banned from asking questions on StackOverflow, but do not understand why I have been receiving so many down votes. When I ask questions on StackOverflow, I strive to make them ...
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1answer
126 views

Sorting questions by difficulty [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How about a difficulty rating for questions? How about being able to sort questions by the OPs ranking? That way I could for example find easy questions to answer or difficult ...
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1answer
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Asker's level of expertise indication

I just thought, that it might be useful to have a feature so that the asker could somehow indicate his/her level of skill in the area. So that people could easier filter questions if, say, they don't ...
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2answers
127 views

Rep calculation – not an accurate reflection?

Hang around SO for a length of time and you’ll eventually notice that some quality answers receive an unusually large number of upvotes, while others receive just a few votes or no votes at all. A ...
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1answer
108 views

Newbies tag to aid new users to contrbute [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How about a difficulty rating for questions? Should we be adding tags like beginner to questions? Would it be possible to get newbie's to automaticly have the newbie's tag ...
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0answers
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Vote to Prompt Question

Background: Is it OK for Stack Overflow to treat all questions / answers equally? How about a difficulty rating for questions? Based on my daily use of Stack Overflow, the situation Lukas Eder ...
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1answer
161 views

A proposed solution to qualitative filtering

The set of problems: the culture around "homework" questions creates a negative user experience, yet people legitimately want them filtered experienced users can get bored with seeing too many simple ...
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1answer
238 views

How do I look for questions at my desired level of experience?

How do I look for questions at my desired experience or difficulty level? Approaches I'm aware of include: You could look for users who are at your desired experience level (based on their ratio of ...
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4answers
916 views

Is it OK for Stack Exchange to treat all questions / answers equally?

Now aren't these some trivial questions: Java << Operator Java if statement is skipped Forced out of memory java.. inconsistent java behavior (I also get many points from these questions...) ...

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