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1007 votes
24 answers
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Show all of my question/answers to me even if they are deleted

I would really like to see all of my questions and answers on the profile page, even if some of them were deleted, and I don't have enough rep to see them on the site. (Note that some questions are ...
vava's user avatar
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149 votes
13 answers
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Adding Favorites to the Stack Exchange global inbox

We're considering adding favorite notifications to the global inbox, and are looking for feedback on the idea (as we're not completely sold on it). But first, some history. Favorites are kind of ...
Kevin Montrose's user avatar
270 votes
1 answer
45k views

How do question bookmarks work?

What does bookmarking a question mean? How do you bookmark a question? Do users get updates on their bookmarked questions? Are my bookmarks publicly visible? How do you see your own bookmarks? How do ...
61 votes
11 answers
2k views

Question deletions are getting out of hand

Update: Delete votes are now limited, see Should delete votes be limited like close votes?. Should this question have been deleted? Why do people think functional programming will catch on? (now ...
Greg Hewgill's user avatar
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71 votes
8 answers
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Create a tag homepage/FAQ

Create or allow for a community-wiki editable home page per tag. One where we could place essentially the tag-specific FAQ and other tag-specific links. Imported from uservoice
42 votes
4 answers
8k views

What makes Stack Exchange different from Quora? [closed]

What makes Stack Exchange different and unique from other Q&A sites? Why would someone use Stack Exchange over say Quora?
asifahnik's user avatar
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31 votes
7 answers
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Four-year old question with 48 upvotes and 81 stars just got deleted [closed]

I had often referred to this question (for <10k) and last time I checked, it had 48 votes upvotes, 81 stars and 11 answers, with a total of over 100 upvotes. Today, after the question was live for ...
Dan Dascalescu's user avatar
38 votes
5 answers
554 views

Mark tag as "interesting" or "ignored" from that tag's page

Right now, if I want to add a tag to my list of "interesting" or "ignored" tags, I have to go to the home page, type in the tag name, and click Add. I think this would work better if, while I was on ...
43 votes
2 answers
5k views

What are the main competitor sites to Stack Overflow?

What are the main competitor sites to Stack Overflow? I'm aware of Experts-Exchange and several forum sites that I use for C#, however this question is more about sites that cater for all programming ...
Anonymous Type's user avatar
4 votes
6 answers
367 views

Ad infinitum scrolling for questions, like Google Reader

When I read a subscription on Google Reader, Google just-in-time loads more entries as I reach the bottom of the page. It would be nice to have the SO sites do this too instead of having a pager on ...
jasonh's user avatar
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23 votes
3 answers
604 views

Suggest "Questions you may have an answer to"

Based on user's previous answer history and, especially, reputation gains assotiated with each tag, provide an automatic selection of recently asked questions which "you may have an answer for". Of ...
Daniel Daranas's user avatar
10 votes
5 answers
1k views

Large blank gap between question list and pager

Description In the "Question" and "Unanswered" pages, there's a large gap between the list of questions and the pager when the page is displayed in Webkit-based browsers (Google ...
Seh Hui Leong's user avatar
10 votes
5 answers
652 views

Subscribe to user's activity [duplicate]

I would like to "follow" one specific Stack Overflow user. By following I mean I'd like to find the "follow the question" + "follow the user" features Quora has. For example: follow this user's ...
politicus's user avatar
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12 votes
6 answers
219 views

Do you find new tag info annoying?

Though I think that it's useful to provide information on what the tag is about, always displaying it on top of the page is really annoying. Can you move it to a side space? For me, having tag info ...
Alexander Pogrebnyak's user avatar
12 votes
3 answers
429 views

Is there a way to search for posts linked to other posts?

Is there a way to search for posts that have links to other posts? Say I have this post link text. and I want to find all posts that have that linked in. Is there a way to do this? If I just put ...
Mark Schultheiss's user avatar

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