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Would Garden Wildlife be synonymous with my idea to expand Birds to include backyard animals?

Proposal: Garden Wildlife Would this be synonymous with my idea expressed here? Can we expand either the proposed Birds or Bird Watching sites to include all backyard animals? If so, I definitely ...
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Promote the Cars proposal

Proposal: Cars I'm addressing my fellow proposal members and anyone reading this post. Please share this proposal in the chat rooms you are active in to promote the cars proposal. Also make sure to ...
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Chocolate already on-topic at Cooking.SE?

I think Chocolate is already on-topic at Seasoned Advice.
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Speedcubing is already on-topic at Puzzling.SE

Proposal: Speedcubing This is already on-topic at Puzzling.SE, see Speedcubing on topic here?
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Where does this proposal differ?

What differentiates this proposal from existing sites and proposals? Proposal: Garden Wildlife
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How is Global Logistics going to meet enviromental concerns? Is a new paradigm necessary? [on hold]

Logistics, as we know it today and as practised by the global leaders FEDEX, DHL and Keuhne and Nagel is relatively new and has based its business models on non-renewable energy sources. Is it time ...
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Why asset protection is off-topic?

Proposal: HackOverflow From what I can see in the proposed scope, asset protection is very important to hackers who will use the site and can guarantee excellent questions and discussions. So why ...
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Try to change Profile Picture, got redirected to Gravatar.com ?

When I try to Edit, and change the picture of my profile. I get redirected to gravatar.com ! I think there is a problem with AREA51 website.
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Wikis are on topic on the Community Building Stack Exchange

Proposal: Wikis I'm a bit confused: I don't understand why a wikipedia stack exchange is needed, when Community Building already exists. Not only are all the example questions for the Wikis proposal ...
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Why Identity 2 isn't easily decoupled from Account Controller [on hold]

Proposal: Ask Microsoft For all the advances in making Identity 2 extensible, the Repo is difficult to decouple from the account controller. Get off your butts ;)
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Maya proposal : MANIFESTO for newcomers

Proposal: Maya If you are bored of searching answers to your questions for minutes, finding wrong answers, searching through long threads of hundreds of messages... Even finding out there was no ...
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Replace links to example questions with their titles in posts

I think it would be useful if, when links to example questions appear in posts, they were replaced with the text of the example question, similar to the way links to discussion questions are replaced ...
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Will off-site resource requests be on topic here?

Proposal: Computer-Aided Design (CAD) On most of the SE sites, off-site resource request questions are generally off topic for various reasons. I've noticed a number of such questions in the example ...
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How do we quantify whether or not to promote this site from beta to production?

Proposal: Sandbox The problem as I see this, is that if this were to make Beta, some of the benchmarks to push from beta to production are user traffic and visits. This could go fairly ballistic as ...
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Are we going to require Polish characters in questions?

Proposal: Stack Overflow (in Polish) In the exemplary questions there are some which have no Polish characters (eg. roznica instead of różnica), while some use these signs. I think it should be ...
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Why do we need another site for shell?

Proposal: Scripting/Puzzles/Games/Algorithms in Shell It seems as though any question asked on this site could easily be asked on StackOverflow, SuperUser or CodeGolf, depending on the exact nature ...
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Announcement change suggestion

http://meta.stackoverflow.com/questions/271998/fluent-in-spanish-were-hiring-a-community-manager-for-a-spanish-stack-overflow According to the link above, SO in Turkish is not launching anytime soon. ...
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Should “Digital forensics” be on the scope of this page?

Questions about Digital forensics could be about recovery of data, logs etc. on different devices, systems and file systems. Analysis about recovered or damaged data and logs. Should this topic be on ...
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Already covered on Money SE

Proposal: Indian Accounting Rules/Laws This proposal is a duplicate of Personal Finance & Money, which also happens to have an [india] tag for such question.
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Gamification in Game Mechanics?

Proposal: Game mechanics I've noticed in the sites description that the scope should include gamification? Having highly participated in the recently failed private beta Gamification (which closed a ...
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We'd love a French Stack Overflow - but it's a long way out

Proposal: Programmation (Stack Overflow in French) The main deciding factor going into what we localize is how many developers that speak a given language can't, for whatever reason, use our English ...
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Would it benefit both sites to just merge this with Health?

Proposal: Sexuality The example questions I see here, as well as the general description of the site, show a strong preference to sexual health, which is a good and important topic. Wouldn't it be a ...
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Are there enough experts to sustain the site?

Proposal: Life Extension Anybody know any life extension experts? I sure don't. There aren't very many on Earth that specialize in that, so are there enough to sustain an SE site?
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Fishing at The Great Outdoors

Proposal: Fishing Fishing is on topic at The Great Outdoors, with 112 questions asked and answered. Feel free to take your fishing questions there.
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How are you collecting signatures on service agreements? [closed]

I've used a few different products including Adobe's EchoSign and the built in ones of new CRM's I am evaluating (includes 17hats and Tave). I am just curious if there is a great system out there ...
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Merging Feminism and Gender Equality with LGBT rights to create an Equality proposal site?

Would it be viable to merge this page with LGBT+, in order to create an equality page: http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/72607/lgbt Thus reducing the chances that either proposal site gets ...
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A moderator deleted one of my discussion questions; how should I look for “why”?

It was more like a dissertation on why I think a proposal should get more attention, after it has been re-launched, asking for more discussion and comments with the rest of the community, than a real ...
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Is participation in Area 51 low, or is this a bad idea?

I thought this crowd would be the perfect demographic for a decent HTPC forum. I've never found a really good one, and certainly not in Stack Exchange format. I'd really like to understand because I ...
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Move our efforts to the “MARKETING” proposal?

Proposal: Gamification In lieu of our own site devoted to gamification, should we bring our efforts to this site: Marketing
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Is a Unity3d stackexchange necessary considering that there is answers.unity3d.com?

Proposal: Unity3D Unity Technologies themselves host an own question on answer site on answers.unity3d.com which has a very active community. It is based on the AnswerHub software - a clone of ...
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Overlap with video production

Proposal: 3D Graphics, Modeling & Animation I can definitely see an overlap here as 3D motion graphics are obviously a huge part of video production nowadays.
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How do you plan to define which jokes are allowed or not?

While you write in the title that you do not want to allow vulgar jokes, you also should consider what jokes are appropriate for any other reasons. There is a fine line about what is funny or vulgar ...
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Tk toolkit not appropriate as it overlaps on other sites?

Proposal: Tk toolkit Would the content to be introduced within this proposal already be more appropriate for sites such as Code Understanding, and Stack Overflow. Example questions such as "How can I ...
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Wouldn't Health SE suffice?

Proposal: Meniere's Disease This may already be on-topic on Health SE. Regardless, this proposal seems way too narrow to function like a proper SE site.
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Duplicate of Graphic Design.Stackexchange

Proposal: Adobe Photoshop This propsal appears to be a duplicate of Graphic Design.Stackexchange.com. Photoshop questions are already on topic there.
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How long does a beta need to be healthy before it can be graduated?

When a beta site doesn't generate a lot of daily questions, and gets stuck in beta for a long time because of it, if it were to suddenly to start generating more questions, how long would it have to ...
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Can questions about programming details be asked?

Proposal: Computer Vision Should the questions regarding implementation in a specific library (eg OpenCV) be allowed? (or should they referred to other existing programming sites)
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Allow questions to be asked in the language in which legal text are written when it is localised to a particular country

Proposal: Law Recently I had many questions to mind which would require a large part of the question consist of citing part of legal texts. It means most of the question will not be written in ...
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Would etiquette be a better name?

Proposal: Social Conventions Etiquette sounds like a better name for this kind of proposal and more likely to attract experts. There was an etiquette proposal before, but it grew too slowly and hence ...
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What's the difference between Conspiracy Theories and Skeptics?

Proposal: Conspiracy Theories Most of the the current example questions on this proposal seem to be on-topic on Skeptics. Why is this proposal different, and why do we need it?
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Possible duplicate of Cognitive Science

Proposal: Psychoanalysis Isn't this a duplicate of the Cognitive Sciences site? They have a psychoanalysis tag.
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Should fewer Arts areas be added to this proposal?

Proposal: Arts and Crafts I'm somewhat new, so apologies if there is something obvious I'm missing, or a stunning reason for this seeming consensus, but... I'm not sure if this proposal should cover ...
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Let's play the guessing game

Proposal: Song Identification and Interpretation This proposal for a website about identifying songs is essentially what Stackexchange co-founder Jeff Atwood found to be a bad fit for the ...
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Could this overlap with the Open Source Proposal?

Proposal: Software Licenses Many software licences are open sourced, so could this overlap with Open Source?
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Instead of creating many language specific sites, shouldn't we expand the multilingual features of the original one?

I'm not sure if this belongs here or into the mother meta as a feature request, if the latter is the case, please migrate. There are a few proposed sites that are StackOverflow in a language other ...
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Should questions and/or answers be translated to English?

Proposal: Stack Overflow (in German) Sollten Fragen (und/oder Antworten) sowohl in Deutsch als auch in Englisch geschrieben werden bzw. ein solches Vorgehen empfohlen werden? Ich sehe das oft bei ...
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What would it take for a 'conspiracy theory' site to succeed?

Proposal: Conspiracy Theories The purpose of this post is to provide an easy place to discuss the possibilities and technicalities of this proposal. I'd like for this to be a place where people who ...
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But… software architects are NOT programmers

Proposal: Software Architecture Thanks anyway, we will do this somewhere else...
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Why it shouldn't have been closed

Proposal: Minecraft The proposal was closed because "It would take away users of arqade". That was, in a way, the point. If a game is large enough to encompass 10% of a site, perhaps it needs its own ...
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Highly related to Embedded systems proposal

Proposal: Internet of Things There is an existing proposal for an Embedded Systems site that is already in the commitment phase right now. And if you look at the top questions on that proposal, the ...

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