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Are Stack Exchange sites web apps?

Are Stack Exchange sites web apps? And if so, is it appropriate to ask questions on this site about how to use them? Or do we make them go to the relevant meta site? If we redirect them, why don't ...
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Voting on question disabled because voting on answers?

I voted on the answer, not on the question. or does starring count as voting?
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Are questions about browsers appropriate?

Are questions about browsers, plug-ins, add-ons and features appropriate for Web Apps? For example is this question: Google Chrome Password manager something that should be asked here or at Super ...
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Why was the raster background chosen as background for Web Applications? [closed]

The current background reminds of sitting in a classroom and being punished by mathematics formulas. Why was this background chosen? Do others like it?
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Comments somehow overflow when adding a new one

This happens under Chrome 6 every time I try to add a comment on that page. If I reload the page, everything is back to normal
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Can we get a better Captcha image?

I just got my first Captcha here and it only says: Human? Which is kind of boring, any suggestions for a better one? Update:
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Should *-rec tags be added?

A convention has been established on SuperUser.com where questions that ask for software recommendations, are tagged software-rec. I'm wondering if the same convention should be used here with webapp-...
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Paid sites OK or not?

Just seeking clarification about the following: Is there a web application to check English? and https://webapps.stackexchange.com/questions/484/are-there-any-online-ocr-services/488#488 What's ...
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Why did I start with 138 rep here instead of 101?

Looking at other user's, I see that meta.webapps... rep isn't shared with webapps... since not everyone's rep is in synch. What's going on here?
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Why do the profiles say seen IN x hours?

Can you predict the future?
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Are questions about creating websites on- or off-topic?

NOTE: I ask this question to give you a solid example of the type of questions we should be talking about during this beta. Is this question on- or off-topic: Can anyone recommend a free web hosting ...
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Is the team for Web Applications the same as for Stack Overflow?

I liked the design of Web Applications too much and am just asking about the team behind this great work.
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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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Short, Opinionated Answers

Looking through some of the questions and answers already on the site there are a few questions where the answers given are simply short 1-line answers based on the answer-ers experience. This is ...
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Rendering glitch in the WebApps FAQ. [closed]

The text goes over the edge in Firefox.
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Activity bugs for “seen” and “visited” in profile [closed]

There are two bugs that I've discovered when it comes to my activity. First, my account is barely a few hours old, yet my WebApps account says "3 days, 1 consecutive": Second, and this one is even ...
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Badge total not updating

According to my recent activity and profile page (https://webapps.stackexchange.com/users/21/chrisf) I've been awarded three badges, but the total on the summary is still saying 2. In addition I've ...
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How generic is too generic?

The question for consideration: How to only send Facebook Updates to friends who play a game? When writing a seed question that has a relatively generic scope how generic should I be? For example, ...
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No rep for question upvotes?

I was just upvoted for a question on Meta, but there was no rep increase.
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Copy questions from Super User?

Can we copy closed questions from Super User, or do you just want non-duplicative stuff.
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Is this meta site going to get merged with meta.stackoverflow.com at some point?

NOTE: I'm not saying that we don't need this meta site during the beta phase - I think it will be vital. However, once the site goes public a lot of the questions that will be asked will have already ...
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What is off-topic for the Web Apps site?

I would like this post to be a compilation for the FAQ of what is off-topic for this Web Apps site. With the purpose to prevent a lot of discussion early on, about what we do or don't want to see. Off ...
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What's the difference between a website and a web app?

First order of business: this is for the FAQ. How would you define the difference between a "website" and a "web application?" What makes a site a "web app?" We're going to need a clear, concise ...

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