I noticed, that this has already been asked:

Add pointer to softwarerecs.stackexchange.com in our Help's 'on-topic' section?

And the accepted answer says: Yes we should add a link to https://softwarerecs.stackexchange.com/ on https://webapps.stackexchange.com/help/on-topic.

However, that link still does't exist. Is there a reason against it?

(As that question was answered with 'it should be changed' but it still isn't changed, I've tagged this question as [bug])

In the

Please note that the following subjects are considered off-topic here:

section, I'd recommend to replace the line

  • Web application recommendation requests

with a line like

  • Web application recommendation requests, ask here instead and use the web-apps-tag

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Help center has now been updated with a pointer

  • Thanks! Maybe also mention the web-apps-tag? Also, should I delete this question, now, that the problem is solved and this question does no longer serve a purpose?
    – T S
    Aug 9, 2020 at 10:29
  • @TS no need to delete, let this be around for reference Aug 11, 2020 at 9:48

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