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Frequent question sort excludes the default personalized links?

In What makes a question appear under 'frequent'? I describe in more detail what the "frequent question sort order" is all about (in comparison to What's the 'Frequent' sort ...
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What's the 'Frequent' sort function?

What is the function of the 'Frequent' sorting option on the Questions tab?
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Tweak the Frequent tab's tooltip

Currently the FAQ Frequent tab's tooltip reads "questions with the most links". More accurate would be "questions linked to the most" (or "linked to most often"); "questions with the most links" ...
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What does 'questions with most links' mean?

On Stack Overflow, 'FAQ' questions are "questions with most links". What does 'links' mean here? Does it mean the questions contain a lot of URL links or the question has a lot of comments, answers ...
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Why do not constructive questions appear on the FAQ tab?

Why do some questions which have been closed as not constructive appear on the FAQ tab? For example, when I choose the android tag and then choose the 'FAQ' tab, I see this closed question appear ...
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How exactly are “FAQ” questions chosen?

According to the tooltip and to How are the FAQ questions chosen?, FAQ questions are "questions with the most links". But what is the exact formula that lets a question qualify as "FAQ"? Background: ...
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Change the name of the `faq` tab to something more of what it means [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Faq question tab is incorrectly named When I click on Questions (or just do a search) there is a faq tab: When you hover over the tab it says: questions with the most ...
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Make “faq” show the most duplicated questions

The FAQ tab on tags is somewhat misleading in that it actually shows the questions that are most linked to, not the ones that are most frequently asked. We can identify the true "most frequently ...
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Do tag FAQs work as designed?

According to the tooltip, "questions with the most links" are put into a tag's FAQ. The comments in this answer seem to confirm that. However, that does not at all seem like what I see when I look for ...
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Faq question tab is incorrectly named

The FAQ tab is incorrectly labeled. It should be called "Views" as it is not a list of "frequently asked questions" but is, in fact, a list of questions sorted by number of views sorted by link ...
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Frequently re-asked questions

When I select a tag to search by, there is a FAQ tab that appears to be specific to that tag. How is the ordering of these questions determined? It doesn't appear to be by votes or views, so I'm ...