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How to move up/*bump* questions on Stack Overflow [duplicate]

At times questions are asked without any proper responses that are useful to the person who posts questions, even though there might be few upvoted answers. These generally get pushed back quickly ...
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Why answered questions are reactivated? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What can cause my question to be bumped? I found this and this question on the questions page. At first I was shocked to see that these questions showed "2 mins ago" with 6K ...
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Thread Activity [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What can cause my question to be bumped? When a post has new comments or voting is it moved to the top of the active questions list?
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What are the criteria for Community to bump a question? [duplicate]

One of the tasks of the mysterious Community user is to Randomly poke old unanswered questions every hour so they get some attention We know the following: The Community user will bump non-...
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1answer
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What events result in 'bumping' of a question? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What can cause my question to be bumped? The obvious are edits and new answers, however sometimes I notice something else is triggering the bumping. I suspect casting a (not ...
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2answers
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How does Stack Overflow work for posts? [duplicate]

When I post something, it moves down the pages fast. Does it jump back to the top on an edit, comment or answer?
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1answer
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new java question not showing up in newest questions, but in homepage [duplicate]

I notice that this question is showing up on the homepage, but not on the newest java questions. Can someone fix this soon? This question is in fact a recurrence of my other question with the same ...
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2answers
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Which actions bumps up old question to the first pages? [duplicate]

I meant following pages when I say "first pages" All questions - https://stackoverflow.com/questions Top questions - https://stackoverflow.com/
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1answer
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Does editing a question move it to the front page? [duplicate]

Say, I ask a question. I add details a few days later. Will my question remain in the bottom pile of the feed or be brought to the top of the search list? Do people use this as a method to bump their ...
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Will undeleting my question cause it to appear in “newest questions”? [duplicate]

I posted a question on Super User a few days back on a weekend and it has received no responses/views. Can I delete that question and undelete it again to make it appear in the "Newest Questions" ...
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1answer
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Is it possible to bump a question? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What can cause my question to be bumped? If I asked a question and there were very few views after couple days and no answers, is it possible to bump it instead of duplicating ...
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When multiple edits are coalesced, does that mean only one bump? [duplicate]

If I write an answer, then edit it 4 minutes later, it doesn't show up as edited. Does it still bump the question? Similarly, if I edit my answer, and then re-edit it again 4 minutes later, it only ...
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1answer
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After my question is downvoted and edited will it still reach users? [duplicate]

Say that I have asked a question on MSE and then it is downvoted, after I edit it to form a better question will my question move up the queue of questions so that people can read it again and upvote ...
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1answer
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Community user - poke old unanswered questions? [duplicate]

I am curious to know if the Community user really pokes unanswered questions. Community User profile says: Randomly poke old unanswered questions every hour so they get some attention In my ...
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1answer
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When a tag is added to an old question, the question is updated? [duplicate]

I want to add new tags to some old questions. Will the question will show up in Top Questions active as it has an updated answer?

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