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What will/should the new Hebrew proposal do to avoid the fate of the previous one?

Proposal: Hebrew Language The previous proposal for a Hebrew site made it through Definition and then got 62% of the support it needed for Commitment, but stalled there and was closed. What will the ...
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Duplicat of sports

Proposal: Tennis Wouldn't this be covered in sports?
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Could we require people to make an example question in order to make a proposal?

Quite often when I'm scrolling through the proposed sites, I'll see proposals that don't have any example questions listed. I'll sometimes try to throw in an example question of my own to try and help ...
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Programming is covered by Stack Overflow

Proposal: Esoteric and Archaeic Programming is already covered in Stack Overflow. Splitting this out is not going to help anyone, is it?
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Can we make “what-if” questions locally on-topic on their respective sites?

Proposal: Scientific Imagination The above proposal is inspired by and meant for the "What-If" category of questions. These questions, no doubt, can create some amount of discussion and arguments, ...
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How can we find and attract permaculturists, and those interested in this side of agriculture?

Proposal: Permaculture This is a great new proposal, and has a very good potential, but there's a problem: Most permaculturists have never heard of stack exchange, and most of the ones that have, ...
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Are my closed questions counted in the 5 questions per proposal limit?

It is important to post bad questions to a proposal as well as good questions, so we can get an idea about what should not be accepted. However, there is the limit of 5 questions per person per ...
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Programming is already amply covered on Stack Overflow

Proposal: OSXCode is already amply on-topic at Stack Overflow. Splitting it away will only serve to splinter the community. Tens of thousands of questions on SO:
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Duplicate of meditation?

Proposal: Thinking From the description it sounds like it's about meditation. Which there is already a proposal for. What's different about this proposal, and how will the questions not be on-topic ...
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Increase the distance between Share and Unfollow buttons

I accidentally clicked the Unfollow button when I was trying to get the Share link. Here is how Share and Follow/Unfollow buttons are positioned in Area 51 proposals: While I quickly corrected my ...
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It already exists

Proposal: Programming It already exists. A few years ago you couldn't search for information on any computing topic without having the first two pages of results filled up with results offering ...
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How questions about an already created world should reference such world?

I am wondering how we could ease the attachment of documentation/references of an already existing world. Let's take as an example this question : Where should I put roads in this country to make it ...
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Halfway there! Go team!

Proposal: Economics Good work, committment phase for this proposal is growing steadily. Just wondering, how are people learning about this proposal?
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“Philosophy of science” is on-topic at Philosophy.SE

Proposal: Philosophy of science A Stack Exchange site, Philosophy Stack Exchange, already exists which covers your proposal. What is the rationale behind giving "Philosophy of science" its own ...
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How is this not covered by Stack Overflow?

Proposal: Frameworks - all programming topics which can already be asked and answered on Stack Overflow. How would this site help?
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How can I make an announcement to followers of a proposal?

I created Scientific Imagination yesterday, for the people who are interested in questions involving imaginary scenarios and scientific, educational, and fun answers for those questions. Now I would ...
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“Football Manager” is covered on Arqade

Proposal: Football Manager is already covered by Gaming.SE. Why does it warrant its own site?
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I don't think this is the site you're looking for

Proposal: Programming So the goal is to have a site that's exactly like Stack Overflow, but for companies, and people would have to pay money to ask questions. Why would people want to pay money to ...
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How to bypass the dubious nature of this topic?

Proposal: HackOverflow How is HackOverflow supposed to overcome the inherent dubious nature of its topic? It seems that the Information Security page would cover some of this topic and also render ...
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Site description change to “Site for beginners who want to learn testing, attacking & defending system security”

As the title says, I propose to change the description to: "Site for beginners who want to learn testing, attacking & defending system security", because it sounds more serious and will invite ...
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What kind of content does Scientific Imagination expect?

Proposal: Scientific Imagination What kind of purpose does this proposal serve? What type of content is accepted in Scientific Imagination?
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When can I use a cool name for a site proposal?

I just created the proposal Scientific Imagination, and I have used it as a temporary title. I am hoping to change the title to a clever one, if the proposal gets off. So, at which phase am I able to ...
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How to make my Sony Remote control my receiver volume? [on hold]

I recently bought a new Sony Blu-Ray player (Model BDPS3200), and it's working great. Out of the box it (mostly) works with my Sony TV as well. Everything except for the volume buttons that is! I ...
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What would “nanotechnology” offer over Physics.SE's [nanoscience] tag?

Proposal: nanotechnology Physics Stack Exchange has a nanoscience tag. Please explain the rationale behind proposing nanotechnology as its own site.
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What would the “Living in France” proposal offer over Expatriates.SE?

Proposal: Living in France This is covered by the [french] tag on Expatriates Stack Exchange. What would be the rationale behind giving France its own site?
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How to get people to visit newly created Area51 proposal?

I have an idea for a new proposal, and I think it's quite cool (don't we all?). But I am worried that I would not be able to attract traffic to the proposal. Having a cool proposal is one thing. But ...
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What does this proposal cover that Gardening/Landscaping doesn't?

Proposal: Permaculture I understand that permaculture and gardening are two different things, but what in this proposal couldn't be covered by adding a permaculture tag to the existing beta?
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Yazidis in America? [on hold]

Proposal: Christian Missions Several internet sources say there are Yazidis in Lincoln, Nebraska. Does anyone know for sure if this is true?
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Bad grammar in description doesn't bode well

Proposal: Culture, Traditions and Customs I read the description. There is a fragment: "of a people". It is clearly a bad sign for developement of the community.
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How can a Q&A forum be used to guide the design process?

Proposal: Open Source Ecology There are several ways in which people seek understanding in a domain. StackExchange is good at question and answer. Can a Q&A forum be made to work for product ...
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How to get a decent MRI [on hold]

Proposal: Medical What different types of MRI technologies or generations of equipment are out there? Which ones are good? Which ones should you avoid because they are old or outdated? What questions ...
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Do we really need another Linux site?

Proposal: Boss Linux Admittedly, I didn't find a Boss tag on SuperUser, but wouldn't the logical place to start be creating it? If it picks up phenomenally, then there's a reason to discuss opening a ...
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Should we name this Visual and Performing arts?

Proposal: Visual Arts I made this proposal so that all other visual arts threads get merged into one, seeing that they did not acquire enough popularity on their own, however I can see that the ...
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How is released SE site connected with a URL?

I think about creating a Stack Exchange site. My friend owns a domain with appropriate name. Is it possible to assign a released site (when out of beta) to a subdomain? If yes, how can the owner of ...
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Mercury in Jupiter's house and Jupiter in Mercury's house [on hold]

Mercury in Jupiter's house and Jupiter in Mercury's house, who of them needs more enforce by gemstone and mantra?
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What would be the scope of Retrocomputing?

Proposal: Retrocomputing Is this to include help on vintage games, for example "How do I get past SuperBadGuy on level 5 of FantasticGame". Would it be more limited to repair, maintain and modifying? ...
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Change the title of the “Wicca” proposal

Proposal: Wicca The description states that other forms of neo-paganism such as e.g. Druidism are welcome. My experience is that many of the non-Wiccan neopagans want to be very clear that they are ...
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Possibly on-topic at History.SE or Philosophy.SE

Proposal: History of Emotions I'm still not sure what this is exactly about, even after reading the linked Wikipedia page, but it seems like it might be on topic at either History Stack Exchange or ...
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Possible Overlap with Life Hacks

I love the idea of a MacGyvering site. However, I think this site would have a lot of overlap with Life Hacks. Proposal: MacGyvering
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What is a good open source 3D printer to build for cheap? [closed]

Proposal: Open Source Ecology
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Is this possible?

I have proposed a proposal but not going to disclose before asking this question. Maybe you will check from profile. Every country has different rules and regulations, there living style is different ...
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Generalize the site

Proposal: History of Science and Mathematics Can we just go ahead and make this site a site for the history of academics, it is much more general and would attract more people to this site.
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2answers
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Can subjective song meanings be accepted answers?

Proposal: Music Fans As a follow up to The meaning of songs will also be explained on the Music Fans Proposal: Will only meanings that have been discussed or confirmed by the artist be valid? What ...
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Would we support expanding existing (fictional) worlds?

Proposal: Worldbuilding For instance, the Commonwealth Saga has a lot of details about the worlds in it, especially in the two novels set earlier in the timeline. Would questions relating to how ...
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How to encourage more questions and upvotes for Law?

Proposal: Law How can this instructive, superlative proposal be advertised and publicised more? Personally, I'm surprised that such an universal, pervasive subject still does not have its own SE.
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“Solution Architecture” is both overly broad, and too subjective

Proposal: Solution Architecture has some initial issues. First, it is overly broad - I, for example, am a solution architect in cloud and data center management and automation. That does not qualify ...
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A name change could avoid confusions

Proposal: Wearables A alternate name such as wearable devices could avoid the confusion with clothes.
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This is a subset of an existing site

Proposal: Volkswagen This appears to be a very small, and fully contained subset of Motor Vehicles Stack Exchange. I can't imagine any questions that fit the Stack Exchange guidelines that would be ...
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How to attract poeple for this proposal

Proposal: Pakistan What are the methods to attract people to this proposal.
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2answers
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How Should the Site Deal With Arguments?

Proposal: Atheism The homepage for the Atheism proposal says the site is for "both 'believers' and atheists." If we decide that the site should indeed follow this path, then there is a potential for ...

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