8 votes

How can we better reach experts?

One thing I've noticed is that many questions that should be asked on Software Recommendations SE are instead asked on the Superuser SE. For many of these questions, no one flags them to indicate ...
7 votes

How can we better reach experts?

IMHO this has two reasons: software developers (Stack Overflow) and system administrators (SuperUser) might have very special needs - and the required program simply does not exist there is no ...
7 votes

How can we better reach experts?

I think it lies (partially) in the low votes / work ratio. (Please note that I don't have direct data for that, just my personal observation) So, I see part of the problem not in getting people here, ...
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6 votes

Some quality questions not getting views/upvotes/answers

1. This question requires deep professional knowledge. Even though the questions has low views, many people might have read the extract on the front page, and decided that the question was not their ...
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5 votes

How do we promote our site?

Here's my $.02 as a new user: don't scare away other new users with your overly aggressive "janitor" tactics. I'm relatively new to Stack Exchange and I'm already getting frustrated with my questions ...
4 votes

Some quality questions not getting views/upvotes/answers

As a new user to Stack Exchange, I find that the site is not geared towards helping people find answers, or solving problems at all, rather the inverse. It's more like a tease whereby certain people ...
4 votes

How do we promote our site?

SO has a perfect channel for making SR visible. Sheesh, SR was started because SO didn't want these questions, and SO still gets them. SO insists on closing these questions. I'll agree that they way ...
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3 votes

What are we calling this place?

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 ...
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1 vote

What are we calling this place?

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

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