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Questions tagged [niche-area]

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Does Stack Exchange generally “not split off subjects simply to give them their own space”?

On my Area 51 proposal for an anti-natalism site (unilaterally closed and now deleted, as I recorded here, Robert Cartaino commented: This subject is already well-covered by a live Stack Exchange ...
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Low visibility tags are too hard to moderate

I am the fourth place in votes in the Corona tag on Stack Overflow, yet my total score there is 32. The top score is 69. Yet the tag is fairly active, mostly because Stack Overflow is better to ...
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Branded StackOverflow Sites [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Introduce sub-communities (or “Portals”) to prevent fragmentation Is the Stack Exchange engine available? I've been through all the FAQs and whatnot, and can't seem to ...
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Introduce sub-communities (or “Portals”) to prevent fragmentation

There often are complaints from smaller and niche areas in the field of programming that their needs aren't met on SO. The most frequent complaints include: Users from niche tags can be brilliant, ...
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Should All Agile-related Area51 Proposals be folded into a more general “Agile” site? [closed]

Note for down-voters :D: This is a very case specific question, more like Jeff's proposal for merging Developer Testing & programmers. Though I'm totally against it. Also, this should not be ...
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Points system favours helping beginners [duplicate]

I'm not really sure if there is a solution to this but it strikes me that 90% of the time you are going to get most of your points by answering questions from beginners. These tend to get mass ...