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Make viewing deleted posts and vote counts more widely available on Meta SE

We have lowered the rep threshold from 1,000 to 100 on MSE for viewing the vote distribution. We agree that it makes sense that users on MSE can see the vote counts without having to set up user ...
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Should I answer questions tagged [status-completed] that are unanswered?

No, this is pointless unless your answer adds value by elaborating on how the issue at hand is resolved. Adding value can be in the form of adding screenshots, an explanation on any new behaviour, etc....
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This tag is hurting my [workflow]

I went through and removed the workflow tag from the remaining three questions that had it. Hopefully, this tag will no longer hurt your workflow! During the course of burnination, the community ...
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Should I answer questions tagged [status-completed] that are unanswered?

I think it's a good idea to post such answers, but only in specific, limited cases. One case where I've done so is with a request that was tagged as status-completed but had a negative score and no ...
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Should I answer questions tagged [status-completed] that are unanswered?

If a question has been marked status-completed but has never been answered then yes, you can answer it in order to give the question some closure and removed it from the unanswered questions listing. ...
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The [featured-tab] tag should be renamed now that the "Featured" tab is now "Bountied"

This has been completed; the featured-tab tag has been synonymized to bountied-tag. As currently shown in the tag synonyms page:
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Is it valid to ask if or when a request tagged as under review or planned a long time ago will be implemented, or for its current progress?

as it gives off a "we'll get to it when we get to it" aura. But that's exactly what it is: they will actually get to it when they will get to it. Stack Exchange has internal list of all the ...
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3 votes

Could we go to the meta sites more quickly?

While this is still being reviewed, I'd like to post two methods that actually require only one click or no clicks at all. On every Stack Exchange site (except Stack Overflow), if you scroll down to ...
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2 votes

Can Meta change its accepted answer styling to UX?

This has been changed somewhere in 2017 or 2018: compare this Wayback Machine snapshot from November 2017 with this one from November 2018. Of course, everything looks different now with the new ...
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Make [meta-stack-exchange] a synonym of [meta]

This has been completed; the meta-stack-exchange tag is now a synonym of meta. As seen on the tag synonyms page:
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