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Include related topic link (learn more button) instead of go get it button in the badge tooltips, if necessary

In the privilege tooltips we see learn more button and button link give us details information on related topic/rules. link & picture below In the badge tooltips we see some badge tooltips has go ...
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Curious badge display 3/5 instead of 4/5

I have asked well-received 4 questions on 4 separate days but its display 3/5 instead of 4/5 in this network. Date: Dec 16 '20 at 11:20, Dec 17 '20 at 11:42, Dec 4 '20 at 9:01, 2 days ago, Note one ...
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Users should have the “Unsung Hero” badge, but they have not

I wrote a SEDE query to find the users who should have the Unsung Hero badge, but they have not. The query simply counts the non-CW, not self-accepted, but accepted answers of the users, and compares ...
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Some network profiles show 0 badges for CS50

My account list shows that I didn't earn any badges on CS50, but that's not true. CS50 is a special site, in that it's in perpetual private beta, but not so special that the network aggregator can't ...
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Why is the awarding of Nice Answer badge much faster than Enlightened badge? [duplicate]

I have this answer I did yesterday on SO: Convert type str (with number and words) column into int pandas And I got my tenth upvote today. So I got the Nice Answer badge an hour ago: https://...
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widely applicable question badge & tab

Edit There are millions of questions on Stack Overflow. I think a widely applicable to a large audience or reproducible question should organize some way, and that why I request this feature (for ...
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Display positive question record actual number/ratio for user convenience [duplicate]

Personal Opinion Example Badge: When I click on the Electoral badge (Picture One) I can see percentage, but why not on this Curious badge (Picture Two)... generally new user are confused by seeing ...
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Millionaire badges? [duplicate]

How about a millionaire badge? I got this idea after reading another post about SO recontinuing swag, where one of the answers asked what swag, if any, users would get when they reach one million ...
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Potential problem with the “Edward” hat

So the "Edward" hat on the Winter Bash page says that we have to earn the Curious badge. However, I have already earned it on one of the sites before the Winter Bash and haven't gotten the ...
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Does this site offer bounties or badges for kindness?

Does this site offer bounties or badges for kindness? And by 'kindness' I mean a comprehensiveness of views, an inviting way of welcoming newcomers, a kind and unarrogant way of inciting the other ...
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Is there a way to “share” a link to an entire site (like we can with questions and answers)?

Sometimes I share links on Reddit to questions and answers on Chinese.SE. When sharing URLs via the "share" button, we get a link like https://chinese.stackexchange.com/q/42218/8099 wherein ...
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Some meta sites insist that I take the main sites' tours, but don't recognize that I already have [duplicate]

On three sites: User Ray Butterworth - Music Fans Meta Stack Exchange User Ray Butterworth - Operations Research Meta Stack Exchange User Ray Butterworth - Physics Meta Stack Exchange my badges ...
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No title for badge related pages in mobile version

There is no title for badge related pages in mobile version. For instance: https://meta.stackexchange.com/help/badges/7/critic Full site Mobile site I.e. html title tag is not filled for that page.
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Track badge with conditional views that require improvement

This behaviour was seen in Android 10 using both Firefox version 81.1.5 and Google Chrome version 86.0.4240.99 and in multiple communities. In one's profile, in the Activity tab, there are at least ...
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Deleted answers and Enlightened badge [duplicate]

Suppose that these events occur by this order: Someone posts a question. User A posts an answer. User B posts an answer. The answer posted by user A gets deleted. The answer posted by user B gets ...
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Allow me to choose a badge (1+?) to highlight on my usercard

Inspired by conversation on Hide new Constituent badges on the all-badges page for current election until after the election (show to the user tho) Allow me to show off a badge (including count) I am ...
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Allow me to opt-out of having my badge participation displayed anywhere

Inspired by conversation on Hide new Constituent badges on the all-badges page for current election until after the election (show to the user tho) This proposal is to allow a person to choose to have ...
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I was incorrectly awarded the Sheriff badge today on Board and Card Games

Today I got the only Sheriff badge on Board and Card Games, which is not correct because we have never had a moderator election. This happened exactly one year after I was briefly removed and then ...
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How to get the Autobiographer badge in Area 51-discussion / Area 51 meta

I signed up on Area 51 and filled out my profile there to get the Autobiographer badge, which also worked. It was only later that I came across the Area 51 Discussion Zone (Area 51-discussion) and had ...
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Review badges, we need more of them! [duplicate]

In the past a lot of people have argued to get rid of review badges all together. For example here and here. To an extent these questions are a bit old, and are based on different mechanics of the ...
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“Autobiographer” badge not being awarded when information is automatically filled in

This query: # of a specific badge, for a single user networkwide - Stack Exchange Data Explorer shows that on 5 sites (and their 5 metas) I don't have the "Autobiographer" badge, even though ...
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Write a query to get top rep. users who have silver badges, but no gold ones

I am trying to compose a query that will list all high rep users who have a silver badge, but no gold ones. I am new to the SEDE. I have gone through the tutorial and properties documentation, but I ...
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Is it designed so that same badge have different shapes? [duplicate]

I just got a new badge today on academia site, but the shape of the badge appear in different shapes when I am on different sites. If viewed from Mathematica site, it is triangular shaped however, if ...
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Badge for the first use of the “follow post” feature

We have badges awarded to those who learned and used some site features, first of all Autobiographer and Informed. Scholar, Editor, Supporter, Citizen Patrol, Critic, Custodian also look worth ...
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Inconsistent colour for badge counts between top bar and flags history

The top part of the image are the badge counts as displayed in the top bar. The bottom part are the badge counts as shown when looking at your flags history. https://meta.stackexchange.com/users/flag-...
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Long usernames skew “Others with this badge” list item alignment [duplicate]

On the "Others with this badge" page (this one is a good example), if one of the users who gained the related badge has a rather long username, their profile's alignment will be pushed over ...
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Is it possible for a user to have many badges, lots of voted questions and answer and have reputation 1? [duplicate]

User jww has plenty of badges on Stack Overflow (57 gold, 298 silver & 650 bronze). He has 740 questions and 1.752 answers, some having lots of votes and reputation 1. I can see he has: 47 Offered ...
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Yearling badge awarded multiple times within a year [duplicate]

Is this a bug? [Yearling] Awarded 9 mins ago Awarded May 31 at 19:33 Awarded May 31 at 10:55 Awarded May 6 at 19:40
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Improve alignment of “Learn more” button in “Newest badge” popup

The popup when you click on your newest badge in your user profile has a "Learn more" button, but its alignment is suboptimal; it's too close to the top of its container: It looks better ...
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Why can't we have tag scores unified?

Recently I had scored 1 point (1 upvote, 10 reputation points) for my answer in the [digital-logic] tag on Stack Overflow, but I was dismayed to find out that this score was not reflected in the [...
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Understanding Inquisitive Silver badge [duplicate]

The Inquisitive silver badge description reads: Ask a well-received question on 30 separate days, and maintain a positive question record. Please correct me if I am wrong, I interpret the latter ...
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“You always meet twice”-like badge? [duplicate]

I was wondering if stackoverflow had a badge when the following interactions happen between two users: user A answered a question from user B, user B answered a question from user A. And if such a ...
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Pluralization bug in the network profile

This image says it all: As you can see, I'm viewing someone's network profile and it says "1 questions". The same problem goes with the answers, but you don't see that in the image because the user ...
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Why am I not receiving the “explainer” badge? [duplicate]

I recently edited this question on MA stack exchange, and within 10 minutes posted an answer. My answer received 2 votes. When I look at my badges, the "explainer" badge has not yet been conquered. ...
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“Go get it” button on editing badges has been removed on all other sites; should it be removed on this site too?

On Meta Stack Exchange, when tracking any of the editing badges (Editor, Strunk & White, or Copy Editor), opening the progress dialog shows a button to "Go get it". Upon clicking, you're ...
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Can a Stack Overflow admin grant badges to users?

I am aware it is possible for administrators to delete badges if needed. Is the reverse possible - can an admin grant badges if needed? A situation where this could be relevant is that a badge was ...
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Explainer badge - the 12 hours should be based on when the edit was made, not approved? [duplicate]

I've been finding that even when I edit a question, and then immediately write an answer, the time for edits to be approved can often exceed 12 hours. I'm thinking that's why these often don't count ...
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Badge tracker not showing the next badge

Usually when I go to a users' profile and look at the activity tab, I can see there a badge tracker which shows the newest badge and next badge - with a progress towards that badge. Today I have ...
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Earning badge by filling about ABOUT ME [duplicate]

I tried many times to earn the badge you get by completing the About Me section in my profile. Well, I have done so but still have not earned the badge. Can you please let me know what I am missing? ...
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Do I benefit from Stack Exchange badges/scores? [closed]

https://stackoverflow.com/review says there are no review queues available to you because one of my reviews wasn't helpful...Come back on Sep 3 at 6:41 to continue reviewing. OK. So the question ...
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Badge For Highest Badges Earned In a Day

Why isin't there a badge for highest number of badges earned in a day? Example: You earn a badge 'A' for earning 5 badges in the same day. Is it because people may try to use unfair methods to ...
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System.Threading.Tasks.Task`1[System.String] in the badge list page

In the badges page (in every SE site), under Tag badges there's some code: System.Threading.Tasks.Task`1[System.String]: Credit goes to rtx13 and mightyteja (edited out because it was off-topic) ...
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Are users reluctant to upvote posts with score 9? [closed]

The "nice question" and "nice answer" badges are awarded when questions and answers reach a score of 10 or more. I am relatively new to the stackexchange world and I noticed a strange behavior: some ...
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Don't award popular question badge for bad questions

I had a bad (downvoted) question; now I got a Popular Question badge for it, which is kinda funny. Please consider not awarding a Popular Question badge for bad questions.
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Not quite awarded badge glitch?

Glitch with a recently 'earned' badge. Upon finally casting my 600th qualifying vote on Code Golf for the electorate-badge, the display did this.: 24 of 25? So then I took a peak at the 'Select your ...
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Is Socratic badge broken?

I had 87/100 progress on Socratic badge several days ago. After that I had at least 3 days with new question with positive score. But the progress is still 87/100. Is it broken? UPD: on the "...
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Why was the Tumbleweed badge retired? [duplicate]

Just out of curiosity, why was this cheeky badge retired? Was it because it was self-deprecating? Did it encourage no-answer questions?
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Is there any policy reason why language sites have badges named in English?

I notice that the language sites which I have looked at all seem to have their tags translated into the relevant language but the badge names are not. However the international Stack Overflow sites ...
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Profile of users without QAs and with at least one rarest badge

I've noticed a bug using Google Chrome on an Android 7.0. The normal user profile Rarest badge section should look like this When going to the profile of a new user that has no QAs and at least one ...
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congratulations for wrong badge [duplicate]

I got a notification “You’ve earned the "modular-arithmetic" tag badge”. However, when I clicked on it, I got congratulations for the last tag (card-games), for which I’d ...

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