Cai
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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire
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CAI FOR MAYOR!! One of the most delicate situations is flags and issues with long time members. Some more than others feel a sense of entitlement which they have valid reasons for. At the same time, ...

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Community Promotion Ads - 2018
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Community Promotion Ads - 2016
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Community Promotion Ads - 2017
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Chat room for spam coordination
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From recent chat I think the main concern was that posts being flagged and destroyed via Smoke Detector (which never happens without some human interaction btw; I believe there's only ever a max of 3 ...

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Community Promotion Ads - 2017
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What are the requirements for style identification questions?
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In order to promote high-quality style-identification questions, we ask that you follow a specific format. If your question has been placed on hold, please edit it to meet the following criteria: ✔ ...

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Why is this question about Paper Selections 'too broad'?
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I think it's an interesting question, and potentially a great question. This is honestly the kind of question we need more of (...I really love paper). I can certainly see how it could be seen as both ...

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Community Promotion Ads - 2016
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Revisiting closure, part 3.2: Drawing the line for code
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Suggestion: Disregard the fact that a question uses code when deciding if it is on- or off-topic. HTML & CSS are tools, just like Illustrator or Photoshop or a pencil and paper. On a basic level, ...

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Can we set some guidelines for "Style Identification" questions?
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In order to promote high quality style identification questions, we ask that you follow a specific format. If your question has been placed on hold, please edit it to meet the following criteria: ✔ ...

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Community Promotion Ads - 2018
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"What software was used for this"-questions and how to deal with them
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I completely agree. Your first point; the fact that it's mostly impossible to find out what software was actually used means that the OP is asking the wrong question. What they most likely want to ...

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Is it possible to have favorite tags trump ignored tags?
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It's worth noting that both favorite and ignored styles are applied, so you get the background color from the favorite and the lowered opacity from the ignored tag. You can override the style with a ...

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Should the opinion-based close reason's description be adjusted for Graphic Design?
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I don't see a problem with the wording at all. It doesn't say "All opinions are off-topic". It even begins with "Many good questions generate some degree of opinion based on expert experience"... ...

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Can I ask for information graphics review and suggestions?
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General idea gathering/brainstorming questions are likely to get closed as either opinion based or too broad, but it isn't clear cut—there certainly are some idea gathering questions that go down ok. ...

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What would be an appropriate use of HTML or CSS tag
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If you look at the highest voted CSS questions, the top 6 have little or no code at all. The HTML tag is similar. So there is obviously scope for non-implementation questions. But that isn't to say ...

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Synonimize [freelance] and [freelancing]
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Done. All questions have been retagged and freelancing is now a synonym of freelance.

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Merge [presentation] with [presentation-design]
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There is a difference. One is about designing presentations; the other about presenting designs... There is certainly overlap but it is an important distinction. It is, e.g., the difference between ...

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Updating the "How To Ask"
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I've reworded Ryan's points a bit. I've left out the extra header, AFAIK the "How To Ask" can't be changed and having two headers feels a bit redundant to me. I've left out the last point. I ...

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Should we adopt <kbd> borders for images that blend into the post?
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I havn't read through all of the related discussions you posted and it's not completely clear from your question, but this isn't something we would permanently want. This annoys me sometimes, but ...

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How was an answer posted AFTER a question was put on hold as a duplicate?
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There is actually a grace period of about 4 hours after a question is closed where answers will still be accepted (I'm not sure if the 4 hours is still accurate, but the grace period certainly still ...

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Question Naming Issues
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I generally very much agree with you... That title was pretty atrocious (I've edited it now). The question was tweeted with that title too: ...which, well, doesn't look to great. The HNQ font-...

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Should I answer this question about recreating this logo?
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The design in question is the result of a tutorial... permission to replicate what is created in a tutorial is kinda implied by it being a tutorial. Add to that that the asker is attempting to create ...

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I'm struggling to figure out why people vote the way they do regarding Opinion / Too Broad
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The way StackExchange works is designed not to encourage overly subjective or broad questions. We have default close reasons to close them, which implies they are off-topic. Obviously that isn’t ...

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Should I edit a post when it’s poorly typographically styled and formatted?
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I almost rejected your suggested edit on this answer. Your summary said: corrected typography: em-dash, apostrophe and ellipses You actually changed the hyphens for spaced en-dashes, not em-...

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Merge suggestion: [layout] and [page-layout]
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Ok, so after some more thought I've slightly changed my mind on how I think we should handle this. My suggestion... We should have two separate tags: page-layout This would then be used, much as it ...

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CV review badge description incorrect
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I agree it can be taken as you say and it could be consfusing, but... You're reading them as a cumulative sequence. As in "review one, then review another 250, then review another 1000". But they're ...

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Is there a risk that we do not have enough community moderation with this election
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It's a valid concern and you're right, moderators shouldn't have to hammer things closed and the community should be able to close and edit and do most "moderating" type stuff on their own... but we ...

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Topic Challenge #2 – Font Design
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Results Questions posted: Is there a general rule regarding font spacing? How to create a true type font (.ttf) font from CAD-designed letters? Why is Bounce (and Tumble) rarely done these days? Why ...

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