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Are questions about a band's CDs allowed?

Proposal: Music Fans I have read that the band Swedish House Mafia had 2 different CD releases of their Until Now album - a regular version with 10 tracks and a deluxe version with 22 tracks. A few ...
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Are requests for identification on topic? If so, which ones?

Proposal: Body Modification Some stacks allow identification requests, some don't. Should this stack allow them? Also, I can imagine different kinds of identification requests. Questions like "what ...
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Are web comics on-topic?

Proposal: Comic Books and Graphic Novels Are comics which are published electronically on the web considered on-topic for this proposal or do they need to exist in printed form?
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Would it be possible to create a language to describe worlds in?

I am heavily influenced by the Myst-Series with this thought. There, the D'Ni found a way to use write symbols into special books, which then would open a portal to the described world. Of course ...
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why call this Books and not Fiction?

The description seems to suggest that (a) it is only about fiction, not all books and (b) it is not necessarily about physical books at all. Fiction usually means a literary work, but perhaps some ...
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Should painting and drawing be added to the proposal description?

Proposal: Crafts We already have several painting-related questions that are highly voted, suggesting that the community considers them on topic. How long does acrylic paint take to dry when left ...
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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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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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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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Welcome to the Homeschooling proposal!

Proposal: Homeschooling Hello and welcome, Homeschoolers and homeschooler want-to-be's. This is is site to dicuss curricula, ask questions relating to homeschooling, and ask questions about laws ...
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What does the “Jazz” tag on Music.SE not cover that warrants a “Jazz” site all of its own?

Proposal: Jazz is already on-topic at Music.SE. How does this proposal vary from that?
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What are some different ways to share this website?

Proposal: Homeschooling In order to gain more followers, we will need to share this site with people. What are some great ways to do that?
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Can we broaden the scope to have enough users for 'Arts and crafts'?

Proposal: Crafts Proposal: Painting and drawing Proposal: Calligraphy, Penmanship and Beautiful Writing Proposal: Stained Glass Proposal: Origami Proposal: Woodworking I have see the above sites ...
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The song meaning will also be a part of Music Fans

Proposal: Song Meanings The meaning of songs will also be explained on the Music Fans Proposal. We had an example question: What is [obscure reference] in [song] by [artist] about?
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Welcome to the site!

Proposal: Stained Glass Welcome to the Stained Glass proposal site! if you have any questions, please ask. If you follow, don't forget to vote!
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Photoshop is the most popular tag at Graphic Design

Proposal: Photoshoppers Come join us, these questions already make up a sizable portion of our site
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Duplicate of Video Production SE

Proposal: Cinematography I think this site would be a duplicate of the Video Production SE. Every possible question that I can think of could be answered on the other site.
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Vote on questions with less than 10 votes

Proposal: Painting and drawing Fellow followers of Da vinci and picasso, please cast your votes on questions having less than 10 votes. Need 25 more questions having 10 votes to move on.
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Can we talk about music circuits building and design?

Proposal: Musical Instrument Design and Construction Sometimes referred to as CMOS or MOSFIT, I have interest in this musical pursuit because, given you have the electronics background (see Tom ...
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Is this for modern & popular music only?

Proposal: Music Fans The upvoted sample questions here (so far) are all about current or recent music/bands, mostly of the sort you'd hear on the radio (though there are niche genres/artists ...
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Easier the context to define world laws and elements

With my little experience reading lore forums, questions and debates always find it hard to the element of discussion in context. I see questions/answers in [Worldbuilding] will require references to ...
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Are questions about vocaloid allowed

Proposal: Music Fans I know this question has been asked before, but on a different proposal.Vocaloid is technically music, but it is also some sort of manga or anime. So would questions about this ...
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Would questions about how to use your constructed world be on topic?

Proposal: Worldbuilding Say I've recently finished my worldbuilding for Codename: Foobar. Would the following types of questions be considered on topic? I would not consider them so but nobody else ...
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Am I allowed to ask music genre artist recommendations?

Proposal: Music Fans Just as the title says above, am I allowed to ask for recommendations on artists similar to an artist I may like. E.g. Snoop Dog or is this crossing the line into opinionated/too ...
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We need more diversity, talk to your colleagues!! (About perceived duplicates and unsuccessful proposals)

First of all I'll say I love love love StackExchange. And I think it'd be awesome if communities from more fields of knowledge would spill their expertise to the CC internet. TL;DR We should be ...
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New Title to specify the content

Proposal: Audio I would say "Audio Engineering" would be a far better title, because it includes all technical sites of audio, from gaget-usage over characteristic settings to selfbuild equipment. ...
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Duplicate of Musical Practice & Performance?

Proposal: Songwriting Wouldn't this draw users away from the site specified all question here would be on Topic at that site
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Only for researchers?

Proposal: Literature and Literary Theory Is this site really only for researchers, or for 'simple' readers too? For example, SciFi fans have the site to ask about the interpretation of various ...
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How is this different from Musical Practice & Performance?

Proposal: Musical Instrument Design and Construction How does this proposal differ from Musical Practice & Performance? A meta post on the latter site notes the close relationship between the ...
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Would questions about existing world building tools or software be on topic here?

Proposal: Worldbuilding Correct me if I am wrong, by skimming trough the discussion I did not see this topic brought up. I am concerned about this as I am a user of a few tools that came up with ...
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The title is maybe too comprehensive

Proposal: Audio I think the title "Audio" is maybe too wideranged for this topic. What do you think?
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Reach completion for a research question

Proposal: Worldbuilding In the case of research questions, it seems to me that often, you'd need the opinion of experts in many areas. For example I saw floating out there a question about a flat ...
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How do we prevent overlap?

Proposal: Worldbuilding How is it possible to prevent overlap with other SE sites? For instance, a lot of questions will be mostly history questions. There are many examples of this in the example ...
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Would support questions be on topic?

Proposal: Worldbuilding One question I thought of posting was what techniques can I use to stay sane whilst building my world? But then I started thinking, is this about world building? Would ...
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Time to recruit new followers who will vote on on questions for Painting and Drawing

If you want this proposal to move forward then you need to recruit your artist friends to follow and to vote on proposed questions. Just saying. Proposal: **Painting and drawing **
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Is character development and story/plot development allowed here?

Proposal: Worldbuilding In light of the discussion happening over here, I want to get this particular part of the discussion going. This proposal is actually incredibly broad. Most of the time, I ...
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How do we define what is too broad a question for this site?

Proposal: Worldbuilding Certain questions are on the list of example questions that are quite broad and open to a lot of differing answers that all could be considered correct. A good example of this ...
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This proposal really needs to be properly defined

Proposal: Worldbuilding World-Building is a massive topic, covering many different areas. While I agree we shouldn't just go asking a scientist what would happen if happened, I also think that ...
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Are you all going to take Printer Issues? Cause I'd love to give 'em to you

See: http://graphicdesign.stackexchange.com/questions/30257/graphic-containing-vector-and-image-content-prints-out-of-alignment Proposal: Printing
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Content Protection

Proposal: Worldbuilding A question occurred to me, we will be working with people's original creative works, what can we do to ensure that content is protected? I am not familiar with the rules on ...
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What is meant by miniatures?

Proposal: Crafts Are miniature gardens classified and miniatures?
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In which category should this proposal be?

Proposal: Magic I created this proposal in the "Arts" category, because magic is considered an art form by some magicians and I thought the other categories were an even worse fit. (Recreation being ...
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Please spend your votes!

Proposal: Worldbuilding Earlier, we had asked early followers to add new example questions, and you guys came through big. We currently have 49, though there's still plenty of room for more. ...
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Are fabric and glass painting questions on topic?

Proposal: *Painting and drawing * Or is it only about pencil and paper?
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Will questions pertaining to Manga drawing be on topic?

Proposal: *Painting and drawing * Will Painting and drawing allow for discussion of the manga style and techniques? for example questions about blending and cross hatching? edit: by crosshatching I ...
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Should research questions be allowed?

Proposal: Worldbuilding neilfein's answer to another question here got me thinking. He brought up several points about what he has called "Research Questions". (Neil, correct me if I'm wrong or ...
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How to let people know that voting on questions is necessary to get this proposal move on?

Proposal: *Painting and drawing * Please read this before VOTING on questions This proposal has now got 50 followers and 38 example questions. This proposal now needs 34 questions with a minimum ...
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Events to support a lively community?

Proposal: Worldbuilding In the Event this site makes it to beta and 'production' what sort of events could we host to make it a more lively community?
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Is there such a thing as an expert in song meanings?

Who will answer these questions? That's the question I ask myself about this proposal. It's neat idea, but judging by the content on the non-SE site already named SongMeanings, I think the reality ...