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Stack Exchange sites go through 3 stages: Private Beta Public Beta Graduated This site is currently in Public Beta. This means that we are getting additional support/monitoring from Stack Exchange Community Managers, (SE employees). On a beta site the Reputation Threshold for most privileges is a lot lower. As it is a young site, there just hasn't been ...


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Assuming that the formal site title "Software Recommendations" is not going to change (it may, and that's fine, but this is assuming it won't), I think we can use the following abbreviations / shorthand in chat and when referring to Software Recommendations on other sites: Abbreviation: SR (side question: are there any other SE sites with the abbreviation ...


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I like the idea of something like "Software Sherpas" or something. Definitely tho, software.stackexchange.com or recommendation.stackexchange.com is better than softwarerecs.stackexchange.com Seems like the opinion is for software.stackexchange.com


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I would love to see the sites name be software-recs. I think the enhanced readability offsets the additional character. (In fact I read the current name to be softwarecs, which it isn't...)


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This might be a bit late to the party. But having to type softwarerecs.stackexchange.com (30 characters!) everytime does feel rather taxing on the fingers. Inspired by hsm.stackexchange.com, I think it's great if there's a chance we could shorten the url to swr.stackexchange.com.


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How about SoftRex that constitutes Software and Recommendations altogether and is pretty small to fit in. Its Quite Catchy too.


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