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How/why was this question deleted?

http://webapps.stackexchange.com/questions/61330/does-searching-a-keyword-on-google-make-the-crawlers-look-harder-in-the-future (only available to Moderators and 10k+ users) It was migrated here from ...
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Review pages question title line height

On the review page(s), the line-height of the question’s title is smaller and some letters (e.g.: p, g) get cut.
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1answer
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Cognito Forms says the entire Web Apps user base is actually part of Cognito's community

Cognito Forms, with the wording on their Support page, have new users to Web Apps thinking that it's actually all part of Cognito. Have a question about Cognito Forms? Participate in questions ...
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1answer
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Google-Fu chat room frozen

This is the first time I've seen the Google-Fu chat room frozen: Can't we keep the Google-Fu chat room permanently active? If not, I want it to be. I'm in this chat room, if you want to chat: ...
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0answers
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Spacing when the bounty banner is present

When the bounty banner is present, the “add comment” half-overlaps the banner (see image below). Also, after the bonus points badge there is an extra space present.
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1answer
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Why did I get a “You're about to be question banned” warning?

To my knowledge I have no negatively voted questions, I just received two badges for popular questions, I try to be as specific and helpful to future users as possible, I do my best to avoid asking ...
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1answer
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Question DriveApp (Google Apps Script) off-topic

I've flagged this question as off-topic a while ago, only to realize that it is still active. Tried to find the question in the close review history, without success, to see who has done what (and ...
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2answers
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Using Web Applications as a product support forum

I'm looking into using webapps.stackexchange.com as a support forum for our product Orangedox for Dropbox. Since I'm a big fan of Stack Overflow I would rather use a product like this, where anyone ...
3
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1answer
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Should off topic specifically include multiple questions in a single post?

I would expect this to have been mentioned already but I have not seen where. This question seems to be in many parts and, though there is a theme to these for the OP, the topics seem reasonably ...
2
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1answer
27 views

I'm puzzled by a specific link

user2987538 has asked a question on Web Apps and the profile shows membership of Database Administrators, where user has asked two questions, one of which: when clicked goes to ...
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1answer
54 views

Why am I in danger of being blocked?

Wait! Some of your past questions have not been well-received, and you're in danger of being blocked from asking any more. For help formulating a clear, useful question, see: How do I ask a ...
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0answers
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We need a canonical “how do I add/modifyremove tags in my Tumblr theme” question

It seems to me that an awfully large percentage of questions about Tumblr are people trying to customize how or if tags appear in their posts. To wit: How to show tags on a theme on tumblr? How to ...
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1answer
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I wonder if you could please reopen “How can I find a cuddle friend online?”

Earlier this year, ChrisF voted to close "How can I find a cuddle friend online?", claiming that I haven't specified what I've tried already. But, in fact, I indeed specified what I've tried already — ...
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1answer
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My question is about Google Tag Manager, but there's not 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 ...
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1answer
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Deploy customized Stack Overflow app in local

Is there a way that I can get a version of the Stack Overflow application to deploy it at our organization and use it? (an official localized Stack Overflow application)
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1answer
64 views

Why would this question on Google App Engines be off topic?

Question: monetizing a google app engine product. ChrisF told me that this question would not have been on topic, had it been asked on WebApps.SE. While I believe I understand the points made on Are ...
1
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1answer
53 views

Using Stack Exchange account instead of OpenID

I have signed up in Stack Exchange using an OpenID provider. Now, I want to log in my account using Stack Exchange account. But in the "my logins" page there is no link for this.
0
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1answer
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Wording of a Modified Post

A couple of days (maybe weeks) ago the wording of an edited post was changed from edited to the screenshot below (modified):. Why not change that into: modified by Jacob Jan Tuinstra 7m ago 6728? ...
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1answer
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Why was question about web page usage migrated to SO?

Just curious as to why the following question has just been migrated to Stack Overflow: Tabbing through a textarea that captures tab It doesn't appear to be programming related and is asking about ...
3
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0answers
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New custom close reason here on meta

I've proposed the following new custom close reason for here on Meta.Webapps: The problem described here can no longer be reproduced. Changes to the system or to the circumstances affecting the ...
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0answers
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webapps.stackexchange unavailable through OpenDNS [closed]

I am writing this from my phone because I can't access this site with my desktop computer. Whenever I try to reach this website with my desktop PC, I get a “page unavailable” message next to the ...
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1answer
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Add pointer to softwarerecs.stackexchange.com the help's on-topic section?

Could we add a link to: http://softwarerecs.stackexchange.com/ in http://webapps.stackexchange.com/help/on-topic regarding recommendations?
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Can we put the kibosh on “Is X Service down” questions?

Exhibit A: Is Youtube analytics down? On the face of it, it seems on-topic because it is about a web application and, further, would seem to have a definitive yes or no answer. However, at best this ...
0
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1answer
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Year Notation Missing

I just got awarded the copy editors badge and I noticed that Al's date notation is missing a year entry (similar to the rest): Apparently around april 2013, dates start appear: Is it a fiscal ...
3
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0answers
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Rename google-plus-circle

Please rename google-plus-circle to google-plus-circles. This will match other similar tags (e.g., google-plus-pages).
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2answers
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How do we migrate questions to webapps.se?

I sometimes/often see questions on Stack Overflow that definitely would be a good fit for webapps.se, like this one: Google Spreadsheet Conditional Formatting Based on another Cell Value How are ...
2
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1answer
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“Don't ask about” on Web Apps Tour

From The Tour, specifically the "Don't ask about" section Weren't the "Creating or developing a web application" and "Web browsers, including features and browser extensions/add-ons" items moved to ...
5
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1answer
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Offer Bounty on Question

I've seen a nicely styled first question (Google Spreadsheet tag: Google Sheets: "Split" delimited string, preserving blank entries) and I would like to award a bounty. Not to receive ...
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2answers
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Assuming bad intentions

I have posted a question asking to classify (give a name) for the Youtube banning policy. The moderators have claimed that I have a purpose different from my question and closed the question. So, it ...
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2answers
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Review “Ghost” Questions With Answers

Would it be good to have a review queue, that reviews answers given, for questions that are inactive for lets say 6 months or longer? Activity would be referenced to the "last seen" date and answers ...
4
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1answer
51 views

How to log in to my Google-Signin'd Stack Exchange without Google signin?

I created a Stack Overflow account with Google Signin. Sometimes I'm on another computer where I don't want to sign in to Google, but I do want to log in to my SO account. Is there any way to do that? ...
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1answer
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Flag disputed and I don’t understand why

I flagged this answer as a comment to a previous answer (this one, but it was disputed and I don’t understand why. I do believe that it’s a comment to the respective answer and I do believe that it ...
2
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1answer
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How did my question become extremely popular within a few minutes?

I asked a question about something on Facebook which at first had very little views/activity. I got an answer, it solved my problem, and I accepted it. 3 hours later, I come back and there's now ...
3
votes
1answer
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Got two reputation points, twice, for accepting an answer

I accepted an answer for my question on Web Application Stack Exchange and if I am not wrong you get two reputation points for doing that. But I got it twice. Once yesterday and once today. Why was ...
2
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1answer
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Why do we have “hosting”?

Why do we have the tag hosting? The excerpt reads: A service that runs Internet servers, allowing organizations and individuals to serve content to the Internet. A good portion of the questions ...
3
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0answers
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Please merge and synonymize “forums” and “forum”

Both forums and forum exist, have questions, and have a tag wiki. The former has more questions than the latter. Can they be merged and synonymized, please?
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1answer
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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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3answers
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Make all recommendation questions out of scope and off topic, regardless of research

Maybe it's time to be final and state that any and all recommendation questions are just off topic and out of scope with the site. The current close reason listed reads: Questions seeking ...
5
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1answer
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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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1answer
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Number of Featured Questions Not Corresponding

I just answered one of the featured (bounty) questions. Checking the other questions, made me realize that only 4 questions were shown: After clicking the complete list link, it showed me this ...
3
votes
1answer
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Merge “Domains” and “Domain” tags

The majority of questions are tagged domain and only a few this year have been tagged with domains, but the latter does not have a wiki excerpt. Can we merge the two into domain?
5
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1answer
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Integrate `new-twitter` into `twitter`

For new-twitter we have 2 (two) questions (all asked back in 2010), 1 (one) follower to it and... we have "new" Twitter working like a charm for past three years. Shouldn't we integrate these two ...
0
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1answer
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Reputation updated globally, but not for comments?

Friend, new to SE, contributing to WebApps just sent me a screenshot, that shows, that reputation updates are reflected on general counter (user bar at top) but not in comments mechanism: Is this a ...
5
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3answers
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Are “app vs. app” questions on topic?

I'm seeing a trend of questions that are asking for a comparison of features between two web apps. Recent samples: StudyBlue vs Anki Google Cloud projects vs. App Engine apps Are these questions ...
2
votes
1answer
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“You don't have the permission to use this type of flag”

In the Flagged Posts queue, I choose the "it has invalid flags" option. I receive this message: I most certainly should have this permission. Certainly I have before now. The flagging dialog also ...
5
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1answer
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Please emphasize that web browser questions are off-topic

There seems to be an increase in questions about web browsers and extensions/add-ons. Can we get some tweaks to the custom off-topic area in the Help Center? To wit, on the What topics can I ask ...
2
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1answer
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Flagged a question for migration but it got declined. Should it be deleted as off-topic instead?

I flagged the question How do I remove tags from my Tumblr theme?. Since this is a coding problem I recommended migrating it to Stack Overflow. However the flag got declined. I can only guess this is ...
6
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1answer
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When someone comments on the original question and you do some trouble shooting, where should the results go?

If you make a question and someone asks you to try something, after you do it where should you put the results? For example you could always edit your original question to put the info there or if the ...
6
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0answers
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Tags element overlaps notification

When the votes limit notification overlaps the tags of the question, the image in the tag’s style remains visible.
6
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1answer
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Tags on the Users page get truncated when they are too long

When the tags are too long, they overflow and the result is as in the image below.

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