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When's the election coming?
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Your election will be starting on Monday, November 30th. When we first made the announcement, the plan was to run down the remaining runs of elections for the remaining sites (Japanese, Music, and ...

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Are video game related questions on topic?
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Most of this answer is inline with my thoughts on the subject. Ruling something like "being related to video games" as off-topic on a large scale seems to be looking in the wrong direction. Games are ...

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Can you explain me the REAL difference between asking for the best softwares, some good softwares or some softwares?
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The problem with "Best" and "Good" is that they're worthless. But that they're worthless isn't necessarily an issue. It is, without a doubt, that anyone seeking software is going to want the best ...

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How to deal with similar but not duplicate questions
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The core of what defines things as duplicates is that they are, at heart, the same problem. Things having the same solution is often a warning sign that they may be duplicates, but it's not always the ...

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Can I answer with website/webapp?
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7 votes

I think the most important aspect of any solution is how well it gets the job done according to the specifications that the asker has. If the person requires that this be something they can download ...

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What if a software recommendation exists but for a different platform?
6 votes

To go at this the way we're currently structured, it would require that we do support these copy questions as separate questions. There's no way to "filter" answers other than by votes and such - we ...

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Can we have a migrate to meta.SE off-topic close reason
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When the site enters public beta and gets its own moderators, they will have the ability to migrate posts over to Meta Stack Overflow. In the long run, though, the need for migrating to Meta Stack ...

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Add descriptions of mentioned software
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I think that if we're going to go through the effort of making our answers as detailed as possible, then askers should respect it in turn with similar efforts in specifying what they need. What ...

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2015 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection
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Here is a set of general questions, gathered as very common questions asked every election. As mentioned in the instructions, the first two questions are guaranteed to show up in the Q&A, while ...

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How to become an expert
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The way this kind of mechanism, the entire concept of recommendations, is largely by volume, which is what lends itself to the network's capabilities. As opposed to asking an individual, who has a low ...

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2018 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection
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Here is a set of general questions, gathered as very common questions asked every election. As mentioned in the instructions, the first two questions are guaranteed to show up in the Q&A, while ...

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Community Promotion Ads - 2017
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Community Promotion Ads - 2016
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Community Promotion Ads - 2015
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Community Promotion Ads - 2018
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