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Please give us the ability to sort “featured” tab by bounty amount

The "featured" tab currently lists questions with open bounties, sorted by the time left until the bounty expires. Could we also add the ability to sort by largest bounty? Sometimes I'm looking for ...
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Advanced search criteria for bounty questions?

All active questions with awarded bounty can be seen in the Featured tab. However, there seems to be way to make searches to the contents of any particular question tab. I realize that this is pretty ...
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Questions with ended bounties are not being removed from the “featured” tab

According to How does the bounty system work?, questions with bounties are removed from the "featured" tab once the bounty ends: Questions with an active bounty appear with a special icon in all ...
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Too many featured questions?

When the bounty system was created it seemed reasonable to set the minimum bounty at 50 reputation. However there are now hundreds of questions under the featured tab. It seems the featured tab has ...
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Add blue highlighted number to Featured tab on Questions page

On the Homepage view, the Featured tab shows a number in blue (on SO) of the number of featured questions. Please add this icon to the Featured tab on the Questions page also. alt text http://img407....
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Featured tab color changed

I just noticed change in color of number in bounty tab in SO. Its not like that I'm big fan of specific color or so, but why mess the consistency.. OR OKKK JUST ADD MORE COLORS strategy.. Below in ...
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Heisenbug alert: Featured tab is sometimes borked

I just noticed this on the mSO featured page: The page which the tab links to, however, shows that there's a good dozen or so bountied questions. This seems to only happen on the featured tab itself. ...
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Does the Team actually pay special attention to Featured questions on Meta? [duplicate]

With the new ability to set bounties on any question, it's great on Stack Overflow for getting attention to everyone on someone else's question that interests you. Sometimes it doesn't yield results, ...
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Bounties - no longer as useful on Stack Overflow

Stack Overflow now has 8 pages of bounty questions. And as an earlier question indicates bounty questions receive very little attention till they are on the front featured page. Jeff's answer to the ...
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Hovering over featured moves the questions down a bit

When I hover over featured tab, both on the front page and in questions, the questions move down by one pixel. Here's a small screen capture demonstrating the issue: I see it in Chrome 34 and ...
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Don't put reward-existing-answer bounties on the Featured page

I just went over to the Featured tab and clicked a question I thought I could answer, to see this: One or more of the answers is exemplary and worthy of an additional bounty. Guess I'm not going ...
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Eeeek! Blue featured counter missing on sites' main page

Observe. When you visit a site's questions page (ex. www.stackoverflow.com/questions) the blue counter on the "featured" tab appears as it should: But when you visit a site's main page, not the /...
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Why are [featured] questions not on the featured questions tab?

I think the title says it all. Why are featured questions not on the featured questions page? Ps. I know they are two seperate things but it makes for very poor UX to use the same term for two ...
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Why are there two featured lists?

There are two featured lists with the same URL, but different results: Go to http://meta.stackoverflow.com Click on "Questions" Click on "featured" You'll see one list with the URL https://meta....
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Inconsistent title bar reference to “featured questions”

In this screenshot, when clicking on the "Featured" tab, in the window tab, it says "Bounty Questions": Can we change that from "Bounty Questions" to "Featured Questions"? Just like when you click on ...
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Remove Featured tab hover un-required link reference

The feature tab in main page on mouse hover shows as below. <a href="?tab=featured" title="Looking for more featured questions? Browse the &lt;a href=&amp;quot;/questions?sort=featured&...
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Show popular feature requests in tab even if they are status-declined

Feature requests seem to get removed from the Meta Feature requests tab if they are status-declined even if their vote count would make them eligible to be shown. For example, that leads to my recent ...
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When viewing bounties, non-bounty questions should not appear via the '1 new question' link

As you can see in the above image, after clicking 1 new question, the Long comments can break layout question appeared - this should not happen preferably. Please could either: the new question web ...
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Community sidebar isn't updating featured list

About 19 hours ago, I edited the featured tag out of a question and into another. About 7 hours ago, I made a few other small changes. The sidebar still hasn't updated to list the new questions. I'd ...
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Why does the Workplace's featured question tab show a question without a bounty? [duplicate]

The Workplace featured question tab is currently displaying this question, which doesn't actually have a bounty. It does have an awarded bounty but I can see no other reason behind it suddenly ...
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Allow Shorter Duration Bounties

I don't personally have an immediate need for this, but it seems like there must be those for whom it could be a life saver. Allow bounties to be placed with shorter duration. Since the Featured page ...
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Not all bountied questions appear in “Bounties” list

I'm not actually sure if this is related to New-Nav or not but I was just looking for this bountied question: And thought... OK, I'll go over to the "bounties" tab... But it isn't there. Irony? ...
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Why isn't my question getting more views?

I asked a question on Stack Overflow a few days ago. I'm now offering a bounty of 300 points, so I would expect at least some interest, but I get almost no visits. Also, I don't see my question in the ...
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Changing the way bounties are ordered

I opened a bounty on stackoverflow hoping that my question would get more visibility, but sadly I noticed that it only got three views since I started the bounty yesterday. Eventually, in 7 days, it ...
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Active bounty count display issue in bountied tab

Regarding the active bounty count in the Bountied tab, in the Home page it is displaying as "N Bountied", and in the Questions page it is displaying as "Bountied N". Is there any reason, why the ...
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Should the Featured tab entries be reordered?

Currently, my biggest problem with bounties is that most of the time you have to wait for the bounty to nearly expire before anyone pays any attention to it. On a question I had a bounty on recently, ...
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“Perhaps you'd like to select a different tab?”

The question Why did clicking on a tag take me to a nonexistent tab? reported this behavior as a bug; a moderator suggested posting it as a feature request, but the questioner never did that. I'm ...
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Show when the bounty is ending in the Featured list

When we go to a page like https://stackoverflow.com/questions/tagged/python?sort=featured we see the active Bounties on a certain tag (in this case, Python). When we put the cursor on the blue bounty ...
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.bounty-indicator-tab line-height off by a pixel

I know, I know, this is a really minor issue, but there's a slight discrepancy between the bounty-indicator-tab line-height (14px) and the #tabs a font-size (13px). This causes (at least in Chrome 34)...
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Visual bug on “featured” tabs mouse-over

When I mouse-over the featured tabs on both Stack Overflow main and here on Meta, the height of the box around the number seems to change. It shrinks from both the bottom and the top, and annoyingly "...
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How to list all featured questions with favourite tags?

I'd like to view all bounty questions tagged with my favorite tags. How can I do that?
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Featured Questions count after filtering by tag in SO is not right

After filtering by [pdf] in SO I got a featured questions count of 2, however only one question is actually shown. I saw this other question in meta.so but I am not sure if it also applies for this ...
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Could featured question list contain all items when less than 5-8?

Note: This is a low priority feature-request, but I've made it, hoping it will require only a one line change in the server engine and would slightly improve the user experience. When navigating from ...
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Are bounties' place in the Featured tab going to become irrelevant?

I may be wrong about this, but with the new bounty system I can see a lot more bounties coming along - as a result, the Featured tab will become large and varied just like the list of regular ...
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Display user who started a bounty on question in featured tab

The "featured" question tab shows a list of the questions with bounties with the user who originally asked the question, and the date it was originally asked. I am generally much more interested in ...
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There are no questions with an active bounty at the moment. :What to do? [duplicate]

Edited. That a strange behaviour: Near this: There are no questions with an active bounty at the moment but in first page. The red indicator stand there is 3 active bounties but the pages response ...
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Is there any way to sort bounty questions?

How to sort recent bounty questions in Stack Exchange sites? I can't see a way to sort questions in the featured-tab. Am I missing something? Any option to sort bounty questions in ascending and ...
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Is it recommended staying signed in at Stack Exchange sites from a security perspective?

Is it recommended staying signed in at Stack Exchange sites from a security perspective? Is there any guide on this or is it recommended to be logged in always on Stack Exchange sites? I often use it ...
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How do I get my question featured on Stack Overflow?

What are the questions in the 'featured' tab on the Stack Overflow Questions page? How does a question become 'featured'? Is it just a list of questions with active bounties?
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List previously featured questions [duplicate]

Questions which currently have bounties are visible on /questions?sort=featured, but there's no hasbounty:1 or featured:1 search keyword on the search page to find questions which have previously been ...
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Why do half-bounties not get promoted to full bounties?

If I give an answer to a question with a bounty too close to the end of the deadline, there's a good chance that the person offering the bounty won't have a chance to award it to me before the bounty ...
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It would look better with a bit more space above icon on tabs

If you hover over the featured tab at the top of the main listing, the icon touches the top of the tab.
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Always show all tabs

When you're on the featured tab and click on a tag so that you navigate to the tagged questions view and there are no related questions with active bounties, you'll end up on a page with this message: ...
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What's the parenthesized number next to “featured” in the mobile version of a tag's page? [duplicate]

Question: What does that number in the screenshot mean? To see this, Go to the Featured tab of any tag's page on Stack Overflow (such as branch-prediction, google-glass, or php), If you're on the ...
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Improve site appearance/behavior when selecting a tag with no active bounties

The "You are on the Featured tab" is especially confusing to new users because the decision to purposely hide the Featured tab when there are 0 bounties on the selected Tag visually conflicts with ...
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Why is the question with the newest bounty, with score < -100, not in the featured tab?

I know Don't close questions where the user has requested that it not be closed has A LOT of downvotes, but it is a bountied question and it deserves its time in the limelight (aka the featured ...
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There are no questions with an active bounty at the moment

I stumbled upon some odd behavior that looks like an intermittent bug to me. On two separate occasions (only a few minutes apart, but it was working fine in the meantime), once on page 15 and once on ...
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Should we have the Community User bump Featured Questions to attract more views? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Bounty questions should get bumped periodically. This is a screenshot from the Stack Overflow "Featured" Tab, highlighting the view count of bounty questions ending tomorrow: ...
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Show “featured” tab even when there are no questions with bounties

Currently, if there are no questions with active bounty on a site, the site's homepage and question lists do not have the "featured" tab at all: However, navigating directly to the URL of the ...
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Why is my question with bounty not in the featured tab?

I have put a bounty on one of my questions, however I don't see it appear in the Featured tab (also not when I'm not logged in). Why is this. Aren't all bounty questions supposed to be visible there?