Linked Questions

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Why are FAQ posts community wiki?

I've recently started up a community FAQ over at Code Golf, basically copy/pasting the SO one. It contained this excerpt: Flag for a moderator to mark community wiki. Any FAQ post not yet ...
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Other's edits shouldn't be shown if the questioner over-edits them within the grace period [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Suggestion: block edits by others in the 5 minute window after creating a post or doing an edit Please close this question - i found a superior one on the metanet. Question ...
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Do we need a Sub-Answers feature?

In my experience as a user of stack exchange sites, I have seen that some users who try to answer question want to complete an existing answer to a question or they want to share their own experience ...
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Should jokes posted as answers be flagged?

I flagged this answer as not an answer, but my flag was recently declined with this reason: declined - flags should not be used to indicate technical inaccuracies, or an altogether wrong answer ...
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1answer
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What happens to questions after Triage? [closed]

When a question is in the Triage review queue, what action will be taken if the Triage result is Should Be Improved or the result is Unsalvageable?
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4answers
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When a user's account is suspended, why are not all their accounts suspended?

When a user is banned from meta or SO, why are they not banned across all Stack Exchange sites? I've seen a recently banned user contributing on Area 51. (Is Area 51 the only exception?) I appreciate ...
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2answers
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Tag description/list for “special” tags used on Meta

Meta is home to some wild tag classes, namely that of the required or moderator only breeds. These convey a special meaning and run with the winds of each question posted, heralding at quick glance ...
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How to see Answer Accepted percentage?

How can a user see Accepted Answers percentage By Accepted answers percentage I do not refer to the percentage of answers to his/her questions the user accepted but I refer to the precentage of the ...
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1answer
680 views

What is the difference between meta sites and main sites?

I have just installed the Stack Exchange Android app, and have been creating accounts on different sites on Stack Exchange. I noticed that from the main sites, I can reach a "meta site". What is this ...
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How to get answers for sure

I just want to know how I can make sure that my question will get answered. Sometimes, my questions remain unanswered. Is this because noone knows the answer, or — more likely — because ...
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2answers
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Would this two-account situation be appropriate? [closed]

Disclaimer: I know self-answers are encouraged. Take extra/illicit/morally reprehensible/dishonest rep gain out of the equation. This discussion will inform my actions on a similar online community. ...
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2answers
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Rate questions' difficulty by votes, and distribute rep based on that

It would be nice to have a feature like the community suggesting the difficulty of a question, and based on that the rep awarded to the answer would be added by a plus X based on difficulty. That ...
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1answer
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How can I alleviate downvotes on a closed, but answered question? [duplicate]

OK, so let me explain this question with an example. I ask a really stupid question that's either duplicate or too broad or something else. Someone answers my question, and the first line of the ...
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2answers
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Why Meta Stack Overflow? When did it start?

I get the appeal of having something talk about itself. I also get the appeal of recursion, how powerful it is in code and with great power comes great responsibility; hense the name Stack Overflow. ...
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1answer
129 views

Personal Reputation League on Stack Overflow?

I don't know if this has been asked, but I can seem to find it. I was wondering if you could on Stack Overflow setup a personal (i.e. non-public) reputation league, that works on an invitation based ...

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