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Option to migrate to Super User?

Prompted by this question Are we going to have an option on the close menu to migrate questions to Super User (if appropriate)? Now that a better "off topic" migration dialog has been implemented - ...
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2012 Community Moderator Election

The 2012 Community Moderator Election is now underway! Community moderator elections have three phases: Nomination phase Primary phase Election phase Most elections take between two and three weeks,...
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Can we black list [web-application]?

web-application has quite a number of questions tagged to it, but considering the name of this site seems to be rather redundant. I mean, technically, every question on here should have that tag. ...
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Questions shouldn't have two tags that are identical

This question has three tags, two of which are formula. This doesn't look right. Shouldn't the site either forbid such things or prompt for them to be corrected?
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CSS bleed-thru on tags

I'm seeing an issue with CSS on Firefox (22, Windows) where the little triangles in the new tag icons are bleeding through popups. Here's a screenie: I have not checked it in other browsers.
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Re-phrase “web development” close reason

The current custom close reason for application development question reads: Questions about web application development are off-topic here, but can be asked on Stack Overflow. We're doing our ...
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LMGTFY.com ban?

Let Me Google That For You and Let Me Bing That For You are both banned on Stack Overflow. I thought they were banned network-wide, but I just edited a link out of an answer here on Web Apps. For ...
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FAQ refers to Stack Apps

In the reputation section of the FAQ there are three references to Stack Apps. This is also true of the meta FAQ.
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Why can't I see the diffs & sources of revisions on this question?

Offical Twitter iPhone App & Bit.Ly Pro Going by the revisions on this post, there have been 3 edits with changes to tags. However, expanding the revisions shows no change. Another weird ...
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Change of Background Color Tag Badge

A few days ago I earned my first bronze tag badge on the google-spreadsheets tag: I had to give almost 100 answers to gain the corresponding up-votes. On the chat I was telling that you can earn ...
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Please make [google-inbox] a synonym of [inbox-by-gmail]

The official name of the product is Inbox by Gmail, but it is often called "Google Inbox". (The URL of inbox.google.com exacerbates this a bit.) Please make google-inbox a synonym of inbox-by-gmail ...
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Synonym requests

These tags seem close enough to me to be merged: google-account & google-accounts, and user-accounts, and account. My apologies if this isn't the right course of action, but I can't do anything ...
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Can we kill (and possibly blacklist) [php]

PHP is a scripting language for building dynamic web sites and web apps. This site is not about building web apps. I've been looking through php and any question that's not already closed should be ...
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Can we add [problem] to the tag blacklist?

Earlier today we had a number of questions tagged problem I cleaned them all up, but can we add it to the tag blacklist to avoid it's return?
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Users listed on Badge slightly misaligned

On the gmail badge page, this is seen, Rebecca is lower than Al and Senseful. .mod-flair span seems to be pushing Rebecca down. Seen in the following browsers Google Chrome Mac 12.0.742.91 Safari ...
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Suggestion Popup Window Isn't Draggable

The popup window in the suggestion review queue isn't draggable unlike the flag popup window for example: Update 27/07/2013, Low Quality Posts: I would like it to be draggable. Perhaps along the ...
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Break synonym between [account-management] and [account-recovery]

Currently, account-recovery is a synonym of account-management. While I agree that they're related, and sometimes closely so, I suggest that they're sufficiently different that they should not be ...
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Please update the “recommendation” custom off-topic reason to include guidance to Software Recs

Among our current custom off-topic Close reasons is one for questions asking for recommendations. It currently reads: Application/website recommendations are off-topic and out of scope. It is ...
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Merge [blogger] with [blogspot]

blogger and blogspot are about the same service. Please make them synonymous.
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Let's expand the “dead app” close reason

One of the custom off-topic close reasons here is Questions on applications that no longer exist are off-topic for Web Applications as no one will ever be able to make use of the answers again. ...
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Rename request: [google-drawing] to [google-drawings]

Google calls its web-based diagramming software Google Drawings (see) and we are in favour of consistency. Please rename google-drawing > google-drawings. There are at present about 23 Qs with the ...
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Nobody's [defaults] but mine

I draw your attention to the defaults tag. This looks to be the very definition of a meta-tag. Every app will set these up differently, and whether or not they're changeable is up to each app. No one ...
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Chat button in the question

Chat in Web Applications is not very popular so far. Most users do not know about the chat option. I think it is better to include the "Chat" button on the question itself to make people aware of it. ...
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Percent-encoding of asterisks (*) in links

In this answer I linked a URL that contains a * character: http://wayback.archive.org/web/*/http://www.alexa.com/topsites The * char seems to be converted to %2a. When I click this link, I get the ...
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Typo in the FAQ

From the FAQ: Shouldn't that be application?
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Please merge [google-plus-hangouts] and [google-hangout]

They really are the same thing and have a comparable number of questions each. google-plus-hangouts google-hangout
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SkyDrive is now OneDrive

OneDrive for Everything in Your Life Today we are pleased to announce that SkyDrive will soon become OneDrive. We have more than a handful of questions about skydrive. Please re-tag them as ...
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Duplicate user created?

One of my questions got migrated here from SuperUser (which, by the way, I think was a mistake because I was asking about accesses to my Gmail account through IMAP, not about web applications). It ...
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Synonyms for Google Drive apps

Can we get some synonyms created? Google can't seem to make up their minds on what things should be called. google-slides should be a synonym for google-presentations Google Drive was originally ...
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“Forgot password” and “forgot username” are separate issues - question erroneously marked as duplicate

The question How can I recover my Gmail account when I remember the password, not the username? is really about an odd case where a user remembers his password, but not his username. I have suggested ...
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Can we get rid of the [issue-tracking] tag?

There are 12 questions tagged issue-tracking. Most of them are also tagged with something else, usually the actual issue tracking system they are asking about. Those tagged with only issue-tracking ...
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Render Error on Main Site

I noticed this (Chrome 26, Windows 7) on the main site of Web Applications: As seen above the info image is too close to the unanswered image on the sprite rev 2013.4.8.61 Firefox 19.0.2 - Windows ...
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Synonym request [hangout] -> [google-plus-hangouts]

Please make hangout a synonym of google-plus-hangouts.
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2011 Community Moderator Election

The 2011 Community Moderator Election is now underway! Community moderator elections have three phases: Nomination phase Primary phase Election phase Most elections take between two and three weeks,...
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Show only Web Application Chat rooms in the sidebar

I think it is better to show only Chat Rooms related to Web Application to the Web Application Chat Widget. Now it is showing all Chatrooms from http://chat.stackexchange.com/. Visitors may confused ...
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Phantom triangles on downvote warning

There are phantom triangles on top of the warning bubble when low-rep users downvote a post: I'm running Chrome 40.0.2214.115 m on Windows 7 x64.
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Layout bug in User Profile page

There is a small layout bug in the User Profile page for the reputation and responses tab. The graph link for the reputation section and the all link on the responses section is cut off. Reputation ...
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Make [gmail-chat] synonymous of [google-talk]

Google Chat used to be usable within Gmail, Orkut and iGoogle but the last two services were shut down, so presently Google Chat can be used only within Gmail. At this time there are two alternatives ...
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If profile data is from the “main” site, indicate that on the user page

Was reading this question about changing your OpenID for meta and it stated that the profile is through the "main" site (webapps.stackexhange.com) and not meta. This is great, but after viewing my ...
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Why do the profiles say seen IN x hours?

Can you predict the future?
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Merge [passwords] and [password] tags

The password and passwords tags should be merged, as they refer to the same thing.
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Rename [deviant-art] to [deviantart]

The tag for deviant-art should be renamed to deviantart to reflect the site's official name. It's a tiny tag with just a single question, but I can't think of any reason not to use the site's proper ...
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Create tag for the new Inbox by Gmail

Would it be possible to create a new tag for Inbox by Gmail (http://inbox.google.com)? google-inbox? Google is sending out invitations to more and more users, so it probably going to be useful in ...
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Should this site include a “This is Spam” or “Mark as Spam” button?

I think spammers can easily take advantage of this site because of the lack of "mark as spam" feature.
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Please rename [commons] to [wikimedia-commons]

There's only 12 questions, and I'm tempted to retag them manually, but... commons is too generic, and doesn't have meaning without the existence of other tags. Since all of the questions with that ...
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My question is about Google Tag Manager, but there's no tag for it yet

I asked this question a while back: Google Tag Manager no longer in preview mode for any version. At first it was tagged with [google], but that tag was removed later by someone else. There's no tag ...
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Please make [office-web-apps] a synonym of [office-online]

(This is related to: Clean up project: Office 365) Office Web Apps is an old name for what has now become Office Online. Please make office-web-apps a synonym of office-online and merge.
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Merge “spam” tags

Questions tagged spam are pretty much, by definition, about how to prevent spam. (I can't think of any questions that we would want here that wouldn't be.) I suggest, then, that the following tags be ...
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GAS [google-apps-script] tag

The Google Apps Script Developer Relations team chose SO as their Q&A platform. In doing so, they use the following tag: google-apps-script Web Applications, however uses this tag: google-apps-...
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Merge [timeline] and [facebook-timeline]

Today I was asking a Facebook related question and I realized that there are two tags about Facebook's timeline: facebook-timeline and timeline. These tags have 8 and 17 posts, respectively. Since ...