Questions tagged [bump]

Some changes to questions, such as edits or receiving new answers, will "bump" them back onto the site's front page where the changes can be vetted by other users. **Do not use this tag to bump questions by adding it to them!**

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Ignoring retagged old questions [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: It should be possible to retag a question without bumping it to the front page. Too much retagging Retagging/Bumping Etiquette Don Stewart is currently going through a lot ...
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Bumping questions [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Purposeful Question Bumping: Abuse or feature? How to get attention for your old, unanswered questions I'm wondering whether it's possible to bump an unanswered question?
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How to deal with question bumping [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Purposeful Question Bumping: Abuse or feature? What concept is used in .net for creating mobile software? so the edit history is obviously a bunch of phony edits intended to ...
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Bump the Question Up ! [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to get attention for your old, unanswered questions Stack Overflow doesn't provide a facility to rethrow the same question. It can only be rolled back! Shouldn't there ...
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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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How can I re-activate an existing question to expand on it?

I've just come across this question on SO: Implementation of achievement systems in modern, complex games I want to expand on it with an "extra" question, and so I've added a comment. However, the ...
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Community user bumps questions from inactive users [duplicate]

Lately, this Electrical Engineering question was bumped by the Community user. The question is of December 4, but the asker didn't log in after December 9. I wonder if it's useful to bump questions ...
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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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Question shows it was bumped by a user, but no activity is seen? [closed]

This question was apparently bumped by Justin Morgan. It shows this on the front page of SO: 1min ago Justin Morgan However, looking at the question, I don't see anything Justin Morgan actually did. ...
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Add option to not-bump question when editing/answering [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Is there a way to edit a question without bumping it to the front page? Closes / Edits Should Not Bump Questions on “Recent” List Is “I’m tired of ...
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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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Does unprotecting a question bump it to the front page? [duplicate]

I did quite some research but didn't find a post or FAQ that explained that detail. I ask this because, in case it does bump it, wouldn't that make the question a target for noisy/shallow answers ...
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Who's pushing old questions to the front? [duplicate]

Consider Connect Linux to two networks simultaneously - it's from mid January, it has one answer + some comments. The last obvious action is from Jan 19. Who's pushing that question to the front page?
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Trivial edits: “the internet”

Trivial edits are superficial, especially if it consists of only capitalising a single letter. I'm talking about switching the lowercase “i” with the uppercase in the word internet. This type of edit, ...
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Unnecessarily Editing Completed Questions [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Closes / Edits Should Not Bump Questions on "Recent" List I just checked SU to see if there are any questions I can answer before retiring for the night and the ...
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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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How can I edit my question to make it “active” without taking credit from a previous editor? [duplicate]

I asked a question with bad grammar and poor quality because I have poor English skills. Another experienced user edited my question. I really appreciated his editing and am very grateful to him. ...
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The problem with automatically bumping edited posts [duplicate]

I've been reminded several times that a question on a SE site should be able to help future visitors. Indeed, it's very common for a question to be closed for being too specific. At the same time, we ...
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Unanswered question repeatedly bumped to home page, OP is dormant

As per my post on Software recommendation meta ... I am looking at this recently bumped question. It has three good answers (two of them mine :-) but the OP has not upvoted or commented any ...
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Trivial edits: “Stackoverflow” and “StackExchange”

Trivial edits are superficial, especially when it consists of adding a single space. Currently, there are 9,415 results for “Stackoverflow” written as a solid compound. Some of those results spell ...
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How to stop the Community user from dredging up old questions over and over?

So here is an example of a question that Community has reposted to the DSP SE. This question has been clearly answered, but no check mark perhaps because the OP has moved on. But the Community user ...
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How can I bump unresolved case on meta? [duplicate]

I would like to ask to allow CTRL + K in in comments. However, I found I would create duplicate How can I bump it to get it resolved/accepted/declined? Editor's Note: The procedure for getting ...
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Is there a way to filter out all “Community” bumps?

Do we really need Community pushing 3 year old posts to the top just because the OP didn't select an answer? Why do I have to go to "hot" posts to get all the recents?
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Spellling and grammmar issues are overemphasize [duplicate]

tldr; Don't bump minor edits for old posts. While we can all agree that if you notice questoin in a post, it should be corrected to question, I think we can all also agree that correction shouldn't ...
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Feature to 'POP Up' a question [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Please add a way to 'bump' questions back to the front page I used to be part of communities on Orkut, where when a question would not get enough responses, and get ...
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Please split edit queue in two

When people make small edits that don't impact content, the edit still causes the question to show on the front page. Also, if someone wants to make a change that is less than five characters, they ...
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Some reputation which yields “escalate (BUMP) the question!” [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Please add a way to 'bump' questions back to the front page. In a crowded tags listing, its a matter of minutes that your question is buried under number of comments. ...
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Let experienced users silently edit their posts [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a way to edit a question without bumping it to the front page? How feasible and desirable would it be to allow users with some minimal rep—say, 2K? 5K?—to edit their ...
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Don't let late answers bump an _answered_ question until approval

I don't know what percentage of late answers are actually worth bumping an old but answered question at all, but I'm pretty sure if said late answer is, then the bumping could at least wait until the ...
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Is the community bot ruining the community by bumping old posts?

I have been an active member of UX Stack Exchange for a little over 2 years and in that time, I have noticed the Community bot push years old posts to the top of the questions homepage. Now, I ...
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Bumped to homepage for abandoned questions?

I've noticed that some of the questions bumped to homepage are entirely abandoned, no activity in years. Some of them are even changed due to software updates (in software development communities). ...
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Editing old questions should bump them?

Look at this: A fellow decided to "curate" some old questions and now the feed is completely polluted with old questions that prob don't make anymore sense, since most of them are about a buggy patch ...
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Why are old (and abandoned) questions getting bumped to home page?

I'm a big fan of WordPress, - and want to help the community by answering questions on the dedicated Stack Exchange. However, - I can see that 'Community' has started to bump old questions to the ...
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Wouln't it be cool if you could bump just once? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Please add a way to 'bump' questions back to the front page I know how much of i nightmare it would be if you where able to bump up a question... But i often find ...

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