7 votes
Accepted

My question is on-topic here, isn't it?

Yes, your question is on-topic here. You might want to look at some of the other questions tagged gmail-canned-response; other folks have asked similar questions. You might want to break your post up ...
user avatar
  • 51k
7 votes
Accepted

Why am I not given the option to answer this question?

That question was autoprotected by the system for having 3 spam/non-answer posts added to it back in 2017. The reason the answer box wasn't available was that the system requires you to have 10 ...
user avatar
  • 1,711
7 votes

Is this question really opinion based?

Yes. These questions can only be accurately answered by someone who works for the company/app. It clogs Web Apps with a bunch of unanswered questions that turn into tumbleweeds. It's not that your ...
user avatar
  • 23.9k
7 votes

False grounds for "on hold"

I put the question on hold. Please see the Help, but specifically: Don't ask about... Creating or developing a web application Your other question was marginally okay, because it was ...
user avatar
  • 1,711
7 votes
Accepted

What's wrong with this question?

You're asking for an app recommendation. Those are explicitly off-topic here. You might try Software Recommendations, but be sure to read their question guidance, as they have stringent question ...
user avatar
  • 51k
7 votes
Accepted

Why was my question about Wunderlist migrated to Super User?

I was the one that migrated the question. In retrospect, I probably should have left a comment as to why I made the decision, so for that, I apologize. You asked two sub-questions, and I will ...
user avatar
  • 1,711
6 votes
Accepted

Please Undelete my Question

Your question isn't about the web portion of Dropbox at all. It's about the file sync service. Only questions about the web interface of Dropbox are on-topic here. That Super User's community thinks ...
user avatar
  • 51k
6 votes

Was a question migrated to Web Applications by mistake?

Yes, that shouldn't have been migrated to Web Apps. I've closed it here, reopened and migrated that question to Stack Overflow. Thanks for bringing it to our notice
user avatar
  • 10.8k
6 votes
Accepted

Was a question migrated to Web Applications by mistake?

Considering that Google Calendar web UI doesn't have anything that could help, If I would like to research in order to write an anwser to that Q, I would start by looking at Google Developers, ...
user avatar
  • 41.7k
6 votes

How is this SSL question off topic?

Questions about the web interfaces to particular online tools are really only on-topic here to the extent that they are about using the web interface itself. You are asking about the reasons behind a ...
user avatar
  • 1,711
6 votes
Accepted

How/why was this question deleted?

It met the auto-delete criteria: From https://meta.stackexchange.com/a/92006/133693 Just to formally document the exact policies we have in place to remove old abandoned / dead questions, the ...
user avatar
  • 10.8k
5 votes

Old notable question closed as "Off topic" in December 2017

It should not be re-opened as nowadays it's an off-topic question, actually it already has 2 delete votes. If it receive one more, it will be deleted. IMHO the best way to proceed is to post a ...
user avatar
  • 41.7k
5 votes
Accepted

Vote to delete "What's the best invoicing webapp?"

I have come to your aid. Happy Holidays :)
user avatar
  • 1,711
5 votes

How to improve 'Online libraries or collections for (contemporary) books?'

I initially closed it under the assumption that you were looking for rankings of such sites, but really, at the question's core, you are asking for site recommendations. I adjusted the close reason ...
user avatar
  • 1,711
4 votes
Accepted

Please help reframe this question

How would you reframe that? You're essentially asking for a recommendation for an app that would allow you watch something on TV without a television. Questions asking for recommendations are ...
user avatar
  • 51k
4 votes

Migrated question from SU about Google Calendar rejection "is wrong" (IMHO of course)

The best solution is probably to delete the Super User post and repost here afresh. Getting the current question back would either require the Super User mods to reopen and then re-migrate the ...
user avatar
  • 8,819
4 votes
Accepted

How this (migrated) question is related to the site?

There are occasionally misunderstandings in terms of scope. There may have been a time in the distant past in which such questions would be on-topic here, and many people on SE still haven't caught ...
user avatar
  • 1,711
4 votes
Accepted

How should I have edited this question differently?

Your edit summary could have been a bit more detailed, but I think those two reviewers were incorrect. We often guide people how to indicate that a question isn't a duplicate to another, and part of ...
user avatar
  • 51k
4 votes

What makes a Google Sites question off-topic?

And deleted. The close reason states: "It is a question about creating/developing a web application." I suspect that the people who voted to close read the the question as less about using Google ...
user avatar
  • 51k
4 votes
Accepted

Please remove the lock on "What's the best invoicing webapp?"

I've removed the lock. With only a little over 2,500 views it's not really that historically significant. I've also removed the tag.
user avatar
  • 8,819
4 votes
Accepted

Considering "scope" for a specific example

How to download this webpage? is now closed. Bearing in mind that this was over 5 years ago now, it's safe to say that the question likely fell through the cracks or was considered to be on the ...
user avatar
  • 1,711
4 votes
Accepted

How can I edit my question that was closed as opinion based?

The question doesn't look to be a good fit for this site because it's about a specific case related to the Wikipedia's editors competency rules rather than about using Wikipedia. You might ask on Meta ...
user avatar
  • 41.7k
3 votes
Accepted

Overzealous app recommendation closing/deleting

I just edited the question to remove the emphasis on web app recommendations, then voted to undelete it.
user avatar
  • 41.7k
3 votes
Accepted

What's the point of keeping a merged question with deleted target?

It was merged into the other question which is now deleted. Have deleted the merge stub as well
user avatar
  • 10.8k
3 votes
Accepted

Is my question off-topic?

Yes, the referred question is off-topic on this site. While nowadays it's very common that popular "web applications" have a mobile app, this site's scope doesn't encompasses all the front-ends, it'...
user avatar
  • 41.7k
3 votes

34k views in less than a day? That's unprecedented

As mentioned in comment the question was seen on Reddit, Lobsters, Hacker News which I suspect is responsible for driving the traffic. We can't determine sources of traffic per question so that's ...
user avatar
  • 10.8k
3 votes
Accepted

Answers to my question

Tl;Dr the question doesn't look to be a high quality question, it doesn't look to be a good fit for this site as it's very likely that only the comments moderators might answer it. Also it looks that ...
user avatar
  • 41.7k
3 votes
Accepted

Very few views on my question?

We have a small number of questions and contributors around desmos (ref. https://webapps.stackexchange.com/tags/desmos/topusers) by the other hand the question description is very brief which might ...
user avatar
  • 41.7k
2 votes

Why questions about archive.is are offtopic, when archive.org, Gmail, YouTube, Google Search are all fine?

This site's scope doesn't encompasses all the possible discussions about web applications, it is focused on using web applications. i.e. questions about web applications policies are off-topic Are ...
user avatar
  • 41.7k
2 votes

Why Math Jax rendering on Chrome, but Firefox?

Your question should really have been asked on Maths meta as it concerns that site. While we are here to help you with questions about websites, questions about other sites on the Stack Exchange ...
user avatar
  • 8,819

Only top scored, non community-wiki answers of a minimum length are eligible