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Create tag for telegram-messenger

I asked a question about telegram-messenger Telegram Messenger on a google voice number There is no tag for it, Would it be possible to create a new tag for it?
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Do we want an Uber tag?

Going through the reviews, I found http://webapps.stackexchange.com/review/suggested-edits/57706, a tag wiki for a new tag, uber. Do we want this tag? Granted, http://www.uber.com is a web app, but ...
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Tooltip flows under header

The tooltip for the impact widget on the profile page flows under the header. (I have checked only on Ask Different and it behaves correctly there.)
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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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The Web Application Nursery

So, The Web Application Graveyard is a little depressing. All those good apps that are no longer around. Worse, all that helpful content here that no longer has any use and is cluttering up the place. ...
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Troubleshooting guidance

There are some questions about issues that, rather than a deterministic answer, could require an heuristic approach (try & error, troubleshooting, etc.). Sometimes this could be because the user ...
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The Web Application Graveyard

We've all been there. A beloved or essential application shuts down. Maybe they ran out of money. Maybe they merged with another company. Maybe they just got bored. In any event, the app is no longer ...
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How does the community here define a partial answer?

I request the community to let me know: How does it define a partial answer? What should be the minimum information a partial answer should include? In what circumstances a partial answer should be ...
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How to deal with rejected migrations?

As of now, the site has over 100 rejected migrations: questions that were migrated here and then closed. They are locked, so can be neither deleted nor answered, nor improved. This is particularly ...
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Problematic “tags” and “tagging” tags

I draw your attention to tags and tagging. Not only is one simply the verb form of applying the other (and should thus be a synonym) they certainly seem to be meta tags; neither could be the only tag ...
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Request: Make “tag:gmail-chat” synonymous of “tag:google-talk”

Google Chat used to be able to be used within Gmail, Orkut and iGoogle, but the last two services were shutted down, so, at this time, Google Chat could be used only within Gmail. It's worth to say ...
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How to search for closed/deleted questions on Stack Exchange network

A while ago, I asked a question on Super User related to spoofing Caller IDs. The question was down voted and closed. It may be deleted (I don't know because I can't find it). I need to reference the ...
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Create a question-and-answer tag

It'd be useful to create a "question-and-answer" tag to manage questions related to the format of information retrieval and knowledge management. It'd be useful e.g. for Is there a Q&A ...
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How do I activate a StackExchange login (user+pass, i.e. not openid)?

I searched in the preferences but found nothing, so how do I create a user+password on stackexchange, on an account which I've been using with openid only?
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google-sheets needs to be a synonym

If you got the reputation, please go to http://webapps.stackexchange.com/tags/google-spreadsheets/synonyms and vote up the synonym for 'google-sheets'.
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Someone's answer was the solution to a problem, too bad I can't tell the community and expand on it

I just signed up, using my Google account, and I can't vote up OR even comment on this site, because my reputation is too low. Amidst a dozen responses to someone's problem, another poster posted ...
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Site design update

As you can see, Web Applications community site got a slight design update today. I have moved site's CSS to a newly refactor LESS system, so it's easier for us to fix SE network CSS bugs globally ...
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Merge “Blogger” with “Blogspot”

blogger and blogspot are about the same service. Please make them synonymous.
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Disappearing questions

Over the last few months I have noticed that the counter of the number of questions I asked went from 125 to 122. Any idea why? Are questions being purged?
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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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Is this an appropriate place for me to ask how to download all files from a category or article on a Wikimedia project?

I'd like to ask how to download all the files from a single category or article on a Wikimedia project, more specifically Wikimedia Commons in an automated manner (i.e., I just want to run a single ...
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Google Spreadsheet Questions Grayed out

Why is this question grayed out? I de-selected the follow star in the tag pop-up: only to realize that the tag was removed from my favorite list: So I re-selected the tag again. What did I do?
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Comment from user with reputation of 1

Just curious how someone who seems to be a new user with reputation of 1 and not the OP has managed to post a Comment. Privileges shows 50 comment everywhere Leave comments on other people's ...
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Is question on how to use a website's in a specific function opinion-based?

The question Is Reddit a good place to ask questions? I asked has been put on hold as primarily opinion-based. So I come to the What topics can I ask about here? and I see that my question is on the ...
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Only featured questions being shown

Why are only featured questions being shown at this URL? http://webapps.stackexchange.com/questions/tagged/facebook Before, this URL would show all questions tagged with 'facebook'.
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Question asked but answer no longer valid [duplicate]

What do you do if the answer to a question you have asked is no longer valid due to changes made by the website? For example this one about YouTube.
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Are questions about Duolingo on topic?

Doulingo.com is a free language-learning app used by millions of people, but it has no tag here yet. So I wonder if questions about using Duolingo are OK here? Also, what would be the best place for ...
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Is there a way to bookmark questions on Stack Exchange?

There must be a way to 'follow' a question or even a user through SE (i.e., it's easy to do it with browser bookmarks).
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Community Promotion Ads - 2015

The dawn of a new year, 2015, now approaches, or has already approached, either way it means that it is now time to reset our Community Promotion Ads! What are Community Promotion Ads? Community ...
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What does the “worksheet-function” tag mean? :

What does the worksheet-function tag mean? : This tag is for spreadsheet questions where the question or answers involve an in-the-cell worksheet function, as opposed to some form of code.
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What is the right place to ask questions about web development? [duplicate]

Can I ask question related to HTML, JavaScript, CSS, etc., here? If not what is right community of Stack Exchange to ask? Stack Overflow? And if I have question about WordPress, would be I post ...
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Old answer (nov 2010) shown as new

An answer from late 2010 has just became available in the review section as a new user’s answer to an old question.
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Deleting your old bugs and migrating new ones

If you haven't noticed, a chunk of bugs have been migrated to meta.stackexchange.com and older bugs that couldn't be migrated (due to restrictions in SE system) were deleted. There has always been a ...
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“Title” label isn't aligned with the rest of Meta's ask question page [closed]

I noticed that on Web Apps meta, the "Title" label isn't aligned correctly on the ask question page. Compare the meta page: To the page on the main site:
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Why in the world do we have [stack-exchange]?

Apparently, we have a stack-exchange tag, with a long wiki description describing the network of sites. Why? Well, now we've got a baker's dozen questions that are either: a support question that ...
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Why don't the toolbar images from Stack Exchange sites load?

I face the following strange issue: when using any of the Stack Exchange sites the toolbar icons do not show up: When I inspect the DOM i see the sprites have not been loaded sucessfully: If I ...
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New Badge for consideration

The Fanatic (gold) badge is awarded for "Visited the site each day for 100 consecutive days". I believe Web Apps has at least one user who has passed the two year mark and wonder whether additional ...
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Are there any websites/stack forums that talk about the internet?

I would like to know if there is a website where I can go to ask questions about the internet. Questions like: How can I delete my posts on a forum? OR: How can I change my IP address? What are some ...
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How to save a draft of a question?

I had to ask a couple of different questions. Upon the second question, it blocked me because the site disallowed me from posting questions within 60 minutes. Is there a way to store multiple drafts ...
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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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Please synonymize and merge [rss-reader] and [feed-reader]

rss-reader and feed-reader cover the same territory. (There are questions about Feedly in both, for instance.) The former has more questions than the latter. However, by its name "rss-reader" would ...
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Revisiting the decision on Google Analytics

Way back in the early days of the site there was a discussion about whether questions about Google Analytics were on- or off-topic. Are questions about Google Analytics on- or off- topic? The ...
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Let's vote! A project to bring some recognition to neglected content

There are currently 15,396 questions on Web Applications that are not closed or deleted. Of those, 2,545 have no answers at all. Worse, I think, is that there are 1,458 questions with answers, none ...
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Question with bounty ends in a draw

For this question I added a bounty to draw some attention: What is the best way to merge friend lists on Facebook? In its current state, the outcome is undecided. What will happen with the bounty ...
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How do I ask a question that may require recommending a web app?

I have a problem that I need to solve, and it may require the recommendation of a web app or service. How do I ask this type of question so that it isn't closed? (Inspired by this question at ...
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Why aren't people voting? How can we get people to get more engaged?

I've been noticing a trend here where it seems that people just aren't voting. It's the 11th of October, and a grand total of three people have managed to vote more than 10 times during that span. ...
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Please pluralize [keyboard-shortcut]

The tag keyboard-shortcut would be better as keyboard-shortcuts because, well, an app seldom has a single keyboard shortcut. It would also better match other tags.
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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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Let's clean up some meta tags

First, let's look at the advice from What are tags, and how should I use them? Avoid meta-tags Do not use meta-tags in questions. Here are some tips to help you determine whether a tag is a ...
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How do I get a 50 reputation?

I want to post comments and questions on this site, but I do not have a 50 reputation. How can get a 50 reputation so that I can actually use this site?

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