Stack Exchange Network

Stack Exchange network consists of 174 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers.

Visit Stack Exchange

Questions tagged [site-recommendation]

After looking through the site list, https://stackexchange.com/sites, don't know where to ask your question on the Stack Exchange Network? Give as much detail as possible about the question you'd like to ask, and the community will help you find the appropriate site. Please phrase your question explicitly as a site recommendation, or it might be closed as blatantly off-topic.

2
votes
1answer
46 views

Which community to ask for advice about which versioning software to use for particular project type?

I am doing a Master's thesis and trying to decide the best way to organize my MATLAB data processing files. I want to ask for advice on the best versioning system to use. What would be the ...
1
vote
1answer
49 views

Where to ask “Can I build a simple dredge using a venturi pump type apparatus?”

I am building what I hope will be a simple dredge to clean silt and leaves (12 inches of silt and leaves and water) in the bottom of an almost drained pool. I am using parts from the hardware store ...
1
vote
0answers
26 views

Where can I ask the question about HPC cluster for scientific purpose configuration and setup?

For professional server configuration, there is a community named Server Fault However, almost every posts on there are about the server on business purpose. I am wondering where can I post my ...
1
vote
0answers
37 views

Where to ask question about querying two servers/services and only consuming fastest response? [duplicate]

I have this question: In what conditions (if any) is it good practice to query two servers/services and only consume the fastest response? I've asked what is now a deleted-by-Community ...
8
votes
2answers
156 views

Is there a Stack Exchange site to ask for language identification?

I'm curious what the writing on the back of this truck says, and what language it is. Is there a proper SE site where I can post that as a question?
3
votes
0answers
38 views

Optics/lenses question: where to post?

I posted the following question in the Physics Stack Exchange and was politely told to buzz off as my question was not science, but engineering related. Unfortunately no one offered an alternative. ...
-5
votes
1answer
80 views

Is there a Stack Exchange site for product recommendations? [duplicate]

Searching for things online is pretty easy since the invention of search engines. However, there are situations, where you are searching for a product with specific details, which can be a very long ...
2
votes
1answer
71 views

Where should I ask Questions about Cybercrime and Cyberlaws

On which site of the Stack Exchange network should I ask questions about cyberlaws, cybercrimes, etc., where mostly cybersecurity experts will respond to my question?
2
votes
4answers
88 views

Is there any site about animals or nature?

Recently, I've been wanting to ask questions about termites since they've been swarming around my house. I decided to see if there was a site to ask about animals, and when there wasn't one, nature. ...
2
votes
1answer
59 views

Where to ask about programming language recommendations? [duplicate]

I'm looking to ask a question about recommendations for a language and/or framework which I can use to write a cross-platform program requiring OpenGL support. Where exactly should I ask this? I ...
3
votes
1answer
86 views

Where can I ask about networking homework/assignments?

Where can I ask about networking homework/assignments? I've been told it's off-topic in Network Engineering. I can't seem to find the appropriate place to ask this question, and similar questions did ...
0
votes
1answer
41 views

Where to ask a specific question about free-to-use software?

I have a specific question about free-to-use software. By free-to-use I don't mean Open Source necessarily, nor do I mean Free Software. What I mean is: a software that allows you to use it free of ...
1
vote
1answer
52 views

Where to ask questions related to restorations?

On which site in the Stack Exchange network should I ask my questions related to restoration of old stuff?? PS: I don’t know if this is inappropriate to ask this question here, but I thought it ...
3
votes
0answers
99 views

Where do I ask about software faults?

I currently have an issue with my Bose QC35 Bluetooth headphones. I am not sure if it’s hardware or software, but I think it’s software. I don’t think it should go on Stack Overflow as it hasn’t to ...
0
votes
1answer
39 views

Where should I ask questions about reasoning (e.g. fallacies or arguments)?

I got interested in fallacies and good reasoning in general. I started with reading discussions online and mostly tried to identify fallacies hoping it would help me to make better arguments myself by ...
-8
votes
1answer
70 views

Where to ask questions about BIOS

Where is the best place to ask about BIOS problems? Server Fault or Super User?
1
vote
1answer
60 views

Where do I ask about maths terminology?

Where is it appropriate to ask about mathematical terminology/language? (I would like to ask if a certain technical phrase is correct and/or appropriate for a maths paper).
-1
votes
1answer
80 views

Where can I discuss support for an online software product using a Super User-like site?

I've posted an unresolved question that has lots of interest and can no longer be commented on, see link. It was put on hold as too broad. Could someone explain why Super User isn't allowing this ...
-1
votes
1answer
26 views

Where to ask design rationale, architectural choices and “when should I use” type of questions about Software Engineering? [duplicate]

I have some questions about programming paradigms, design choices, and why I should want to use X when I could also do it using Y. Here are some examples: Why should I use Async instead of spawning ...
0
votes
1answer
49 views

Where to ask about implementations of WS-* standards? [duplicate]

To avoid deletion in the future, questions that might lead to opinionated answers, with multiple good solutions like: I recently started to read about SAGA pattern in the context of distributed ...
-7
votes
1answer
61 views

Is there a site for documentation recommendations? And if not, why not?

I've several times had issues where I needed a pointer to a good tutorial, or set of references for a programming language or library. This seems to fall into the cracks between Stack Overflow and ...
-1
votes
1answer
40 views

Where to discuss which (email) provider to choose?

I started a post about which mail provider to use in (the community) webapps. This was flagged off-topic because webapps does not allow questions for recommendations. They sent me over to softwarerecs ...
-4
votes
2answers
92 views

Stack Exchange site for asking questions about how to do something?

Please suggest a Stack Exchange site where I can ask questions such as: How do I install the Sublime Text editor from tar.bz2? How do I run multiple commands at once in a Linux terminal? I wish to ...
-4
votes
1answer
81 views

Site-Recommendation for “What is the longest-running endless loop?” [duplicate]

Which site does this question belong on? It is my contention that any and every endless loop is going to end rather sooner than later. Just for curiosity: "What is currently the longest-running known ...
1
vote
1answer
35 views

Where to ask about MD5 collisions that are conceptual not programmatic

I have a question that pertains specifically to whether collisions are more or less likely under one set of conditions vs another when hashing using MD5. There are a lot of MD5 tagged questions on ...
0
votes
0answers
63 views

Is there a question site about ITIL v3? [duplicate]

I am interested in and learning ITIL, which is a HUGE framework and the de facto standard for developing IT services, which you can also get certified for and has (I think) many learners out there. ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

Stack Overflow search should resemble more the question title box search [duplicate]

I had a would-be question concerning Git. After trying some search keywords, I came to nothing. So I wrote the question and, when I added the title: Git: remote project folders mapped to separate ...
0
votes
0answers
31 views

What is the Stack Exchange site for asking about finance-related terminology? [duplicate]

Where can I find a Stack Exchange network to discuss finance terminology and questions like: What is the right term for an investor loan account that is near maturity?
1
vote
0answers
27 views

Where do I ask about Entity Linking?

I had a question about Entity Linking evaluation. I tried and asked on Cross Validated and Data Science sites, but they seemed the wrong place to ask. I didn't even find enough tags and my question ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

Where should I ask about Docker/Django configuration?

I'm having issues getting my Django app to serve through my Docker container. I'm wondering if there's a specific Stack Exchange site for this type of configuration issue or if I should just post on ...
1
vote
2answers
68 views

Site for asking questions about Requestly (or in general some specific web browser tool)

Requestly is a Chrome and Firefox extension for modifying network requests with ~50K users on Chrome and ~10K on Firefox. Can some Stack Exchange site be used by Requestly users to ask their questions ...
-19
votes
1answer
122 views

Is SE inclusive of young users?

tl;dr: propositions in bold italics On the one hand, quality control is paramount for SE success, so posting guidelines need to be adhered to. New users are often unfamiliar with SE rules. This can ...
-1
votes
2answers
51 views

SE Recommendation for Finding S&P 500 Live Data

I am learning some analysis techniques and I use javascript and some other libraries to carry out my analysis. With regards to the analysis techniques, cross validated has been a very helpful ...
-15
votes
1answer
62 views

How to host a serious discussion on a complex economic subtopic like President Trump's trade policy [duplicate]

Paul Krugman will try to answer questions submitted to a NY times Facebook page in his opinion column. See https://business.facebook.com/nytopinion/posts/2097908026890809 . Already many subsidiary ...
1
vote
2answers
53 views

Where to post - Hardware assembly

Where can I ask Questions where I need help in assembling hardware, and recommendations for what to buy? My question is - Hi everyone, I was just wondering if it is possible to make a ...
-11
votes
1answer
74 views

Migrate to another Stack Exchange site without closing

The current process of flagging a post for migration to another Stack Exchange website is as follows: Flag It should be closed for another reason Off-topic because This question belongs on another ...
-1
votes
2answers
60 views

If my question is related to many areas, which community should I choose?

I have a question which involves many different areas. For example, it contains encryption, which should belong in Information Security, math principles, which should belong in Mathematics, and Python ...
1
vote
1answer
47 views

Are there any sites here that talk about financing?

I have a question about credit cards and credit lines, but I wasn't able to find a site devoted to such topics.
2
votes
1answer
46 views

Where can I ask a question regarding an error installing Doxygen?

I tried to install Doxygen from the binary distribution for Ubuntu Linux x86-64. It throws up an error regarding libclang.so.6. I wanted to know where exactly on SE do I ask how to fix the error in ...
-11
votes
2answers
55 views

Where can I warn users about broken backup software

I was using a commercial, pay-per-month backup solution for several years. Recently I had to restore some files. The software failed and did not restore important files, showing a cryptic error ...
2
votes
0answers
43 views

Which Stack Exchange community is related to queries based on electronic gadgets?

I have a question about my JBL Pulse 3, I wanted to know which community could help me in that. I want to know if I could connect a JBL Pulse 2 with JBL Pulse 3 using JBL connect. I obviously ...
-9
votes
1answer
68 views

Where should I ask a question about tools, services, or methods for testing which PHP code is more efficient [duplicate]

Where is the best place in the stack network to ask questions about or recommendations for 3rd party resources, tools, etc...? The question I'd like to ask is: I'm looking for a way to understand/...
-12
votes
1answer
72 views

What is the best SE site to ask a question for describing a generic api? [duplicate]

Is there a good/best SE site to ask a question about the definition a word, in this example: web-api? What I want to know is, is this a good definition of a api (as commonly used in contemporary ...
-8
votes
1answer
34 views

How should you ask a question where multiple correct answers are most likely and preferred? [duplicate]

How should you ask a question where the aim is to collate multiple peoples expertise on one subject matter rather than a pure question answer set up. For example: What ways have people modelled ...
4
votes
1answer
61 views

Hardware troubleshooting

Is there an existing Stack Exchange site where it would be appropriate to get some thoughts about trouble shooting problems with computers/computer hardware (in general terms?). Kind of a Stack ...
-13
votes
1answer
77 views

In which site asking for code is on-topic?

Is there any site on Stack exchange network that allows to ask for code (or reference to code) in a particular programming language for a given problem?
0
votes
1answer
88 views

Which Stack Exchange site is fitting to ask about joining metal sheets?

My question is about how to temporary join two thin metal sheets. Where can I ask this question?
0
votes
1answer
31 views

Where can I ask a question about estimating project costs?

I'm interested in asking this question: I have a client whom have "idea" of his project "that is in his mind". He said he is not going to share any details, knowledge, and ideas until we have a ...
4
votes
2answers
122 views

Where to ask a question about outlook.com?

Where can I ask a question about the outlook.com platform and their SPAM control system ? The issue at hand: One of our domains is constantly marked by Outlook as SPAM, while all the setup is ...
0
votes
1answer
55 views

Seeking a site about wildlife

Does a site about wildlife behavior exist? I wonder what an octopus I found in the nature historical museum shot sideways from it‘s head. It was a red string that wasn’t fluid and also sank to the ...