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What constitutes 'Active' for a Question? [duplicate]

Why does some, many year old, questions with no apparent activity suddenly appear with recent activity. I've seen questions many years old that have no edits or comments of recent dates, but with '...
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What makes a question “active”? [duplicate]

What are the exact conditions of "Active" questions? I guess: OP posted a question. OP edited the question. OP commented on the question. OP added an answer. Others voted on the question. Others ...
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Questions missing in “active”

According to Grace Note♦ here, the "front page" of a site filters out some questions: The "home page" of a Stack Exchange site will filter out all questions that fall below a certain threshold. ...
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Editing a deleted answer shouldn't bump the question [duplicate]

If I edit my own deleted answer to some question, the question shouldn't be bumped on the "active" tab.
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Unexpected behavior of linked questions when sorted by recent activity [duplicate]

For any question I can view questions linked from/to it by from the url of the form: https://meta.stackexchange.com/questions/linked/id where id stands for the number of question. If some question has ...
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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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Can there be a feed (web or RSS) that ignores minor - or all - edits?

On medium sized sites, keeping track with the full site activity is nearly impossible: If you read only question posting order; you miss any new (and frequently good) answers to old questions If you ...
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Active status on comment flag [duplicate]

I flagged a comment and went to check on the status of the flag. What does active mean?
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Degrees of modification

Why is it that something as minor as retagging moves a question to the top of the active list, but something as significant as adding a 500-character comment to a question doesn't?
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Retagged questions shouldn't move to the top of the active list

My feature request: questions that have only been retagged (but not otherwise edited) should not be moved to the top of the active questions list. Retagging questions (without making any further edit)...
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What does the parenthesis and number (#) in front of the browser title mean? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: New Feature: real time updates to questions, answers, and inbox A picture says a thousand words: While I think I already know the answer to question (number of new active ...
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Non-active edit button [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Could we have the ability to mark a change as minor in questions or answers? Can trivial edits not bump the question? I see that another round of "lets tidy up" has happened,...
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Mobile questions sorted by newest bug

If you use the mobile mode, then sort questions by newest, the usernames displayed won't be the ones of the author, they will be the one who made the last activity (just like when we sort by active in ...
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Can we add 'asked', 'answered', 'edited' text to each question featured on the front page?

When I'm looking down the front page on dba.se, I often wish I could tell at a glance what happened to the question to bump it there. Sometimes it is obvious from looking at the number of answers, ...
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How do I make question active of other users? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I get attention for my old, unanswered questions? There was a question with same description asked 8 months ago. It was no longer active. There is no point in asking ...
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How many downvotes to push an active question off the “active” list?

I just noticed that the question: https://meta.stackexchange.com/questions/117107/do-you-also-have-difficulty-reaching-your-rep-quota-during-christmas doesn't appear in the "active" list. If this ...
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Search for most favourited / most replied-to questions

Why does Stackoverflow have no option to search for questions with most answers or having most favourites? This would be a nice feature as a tab, 'active' topics or similar. I am constantly on a ...
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Should all answer edits make old questions look “active”?

For instance, I have just edited my answer to this old-ish question on SF due to a formatting issue. The change I made doesn't really indicate new active interest in the question, but the current ...
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What is the difference between “hot” and “active” questions?

The two tabs have following tooltips Active : "Questions that have recent activity" Hot : Questions with recent interest and activity They seem to display different questions with some common ground....