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The problem with a lot of these social based proposals is that they tend to be heavily culture-biased

Proposal: Lovers & couples A site like Stack Overflow tends to be less opinion based because the questions are technical with real solid solutions. Sites like Parenting, or to a lesser extend ...
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Segregation based on skill?

I noticed an announcement which said We do not segregate communities based on level of skill. Although I certainly agree that a stack overflow for beginners is a bad idea, we do have MathOverflow vs. ...
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What this site isn’t about

Proposal: Protocols based binary data links Protocols that use only analogue signals both at data and physical layer (no stuff about how to communicate between an oscilloscope and a ᴄʀᴛ add on of ...
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Should Ethics be allowed?

Proposal: Veganism and Vegetarianism When I originally created the proposal I was advised to disallow ethical questions as the tend to be opinionated and subjective. However, it's inevitable that ...
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Welcome to the Anthropology.SE proposal!

Proposal: Anthropology Going through the Science sites, I realised there is no Anthropology.SE (yet!). These are some related ones, though. I think it's impossible NOT to have some overlapping, so ...
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The last 10 yards ( 10 more commitments needed )

Proposal: 3D Printing With now just 6 more commitments needed to bring this site to beta it is looking like we are going to make it; with that being said, we are going to need to start spreading the ...
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Languages to be used in Asking , Answering, and Discussing?

We should agree if we use Arabic or English or both. In old closed website, we used both of them either for asking or discussing. If someone asked in English, the answer should be in English, and the ...
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This is a new proposal for a closed one

This is a new proposal for a closed one. The first was failed cause: low commitment fulfillment very low traffic inefficient meta community Proposal: Arabic Language
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What kind of CAD software is included?

Proposal: Computer-Aided Design (CAD) Are we talking about technical CAD (solidworks, autoCAD, etc) exclusively or will this site include artistic CAD (like Maya and Blendr) too?
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how do you advertise your proposal?

Proposal: Math Review This proposal has been receiving much attention. With only 840 times of viewing, it has received 61 followers compared to my proposal which has been viewed 2731 times but only ...
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Isn't it better to close this proposal?

Proposal: Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Regarding the fact that GIS SE has changed its definition on the tour page and now it covers remote sensing and photogrametry and also there is the tag ...
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How to describe a new proposal that is likely to be successful on SE?

Area 51 is what it is, and it is not perfect, nor likely to be updated anytime soon. We have an FAQ but it does not really help to define what a viable or successful site might look like. There have ...
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Should we include Geography? Study related countries , maps, lands and culture?

I am much into Geography and always eager to learn about various maps , geographical information, Geo Politics and much more. So can we start new Geography brnach of stack exchange network? Edit ...
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Isn't biophysics on-topic at Physics Stack Exchange? Wouldn't it divide the audience?

Proposal: Biophysics So, why do we need another SE site to deal with Biophysics? What is the need to do that? Biophysics is on-topic at Physics Stack Exchange; this is the link to the tag: ...
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The description should be changed to one sentence

Proposal: Hindi Language I propose that the description be changed to succinct one sentence and remove the fluff like / and abstractions, to make it more concise and straight-forward and ta the same ...
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General Discussion About *Ask Mint*

Proposal: Ask Mint A note to the moderators: PLEASE do not mark this proposal as a duplicate of Unix & Linux! An e-mail has been sent to Linux Mint regarding this proposal. Several proposals ...
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Basic introduction & scope/areas of the site (Description)

Proposal: Agricultural Science and Agronomy Note: Text from wikipedia is quoted with some modification Basic Introduction and areas/fields with which this topic deals with. Agriculture is the ...
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Can we expand this Stack Exchange site?

Proposal: Stock Exchange Can we expand the scope of this Stack Exchange site with the following? Futures/options Commodities Bonds As these things my related to the stock SE.
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Is there a downvoting spree going on at WebsiteRecommendations?

Proposal: Website recommendations I have observed rapid downvoting going on for the questions in the WebsiteRecommendations proposal. Why the hate? Is it vandalism?
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Lots of overlap with The Great Outdoors

Proposal: The Armory Many of the topics here are already well established on the The Great Outdoors, e.g. Hunting Shooting Guns Archery I don't think all of the topics here would necessarily be ...
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Am I permitted to advertise this proposal on the chat section of other stack exchange sites that are still in the beta phase?

Proposal: Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry As you know GIS-SE and ES-SE are two sites that are very close to this proposal. A while ago when I wanted to advertise this proposal on Earth Sciences, I ...
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Should “installing” and “set-up” questions be off-topic?

Proposal: Wikis Problems encountered during installing / setting-up of Wiki softwares are already covered by Superuser.com. Should we limit the scope of this site by declaring such questions as ...
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Chrome OS (to be) duplicate of Android?

Proposal: Chrome OS In light of the recent news from Google, does it make sense to launch a new Chrome OS site? Perhaps it would make more sense to expand the scope of Android Enthusaists to accept ...
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Reviving the site on Sexuality

The site "Sexuality" have been discontinued in the beta stage. So, I feel the site is important and deserves to be revived. Proposal: Sexuality
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Amateur Rocketry, Model Rocketry, or just Rocketry?

Proposal: Amateur Rocketry Is this proposal about amateur rocketry, which might (at least in theory) include amateurs building full-scale rockets, or is it about model rocketry, which could include ...
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I have created a chat room for this proposal?

Proposal: Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry I think it's better to create a chat room for the proposal. There we can discuss different issues like promoting the proposal in other stack exchange ...
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Around 1000 of my Area51 reputation suddenly disappeared, what happened? [duplicate]

Btw, it is not really a traumatic experience to me, because I would like more to have more professional accounts in my firsts. I've even planned to ask the SE to separate my area51 and MSE accounts to ...
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How to handle opinion based questions?

Even though I'd like to see the Secular Life proposal to succeed. I think many questions could end up being opinion based or start some discussions. As far as I know this isn't encouraged on any SE ...
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To those new to StackExchange: explore the net!

Proposal: Ethereum There are several criteria for the site to go beta. A lot of people from outside the StackExchange community came to support this project, so what's dragging this site's percentage ...
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Intent Establishment (Establishing Our Intent)

Proposal: CodeBreakers/CodeHackers/HackOverflow So.. What exactly is our intent? The proposal reads: "..for pure open-source code hackers interested in manipulating existing code ...
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How do we handle voting in the discussion area?

I recently joined the Autism page and I noticed that the voting for its discussions appear to be polls. I'm new to Area 51 and was wondering if we vote on discussions to show agreement with a ...
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Language Communities and Translation Communities

I was unsure if I should ask this here or on meta, but here seems to fit better. I've been in some of the Stack Exchange's Language Communities, and saw that many questions are being asked in English ...
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Have created advertisements on Reddit and Quora. Need your votes now!

Proposal: Arts and Crafts Probably you can upvote these so that the many people see it. Crafts reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/crafts/comments/3hjtz6/arts_and_crafts_qa_website_on_stackoverflows/ ...
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Please vote for the example questions!

Proposal: 3D Graphics, Modeling & Animation Please vote for the proposal or this will die. If it dies theres nothing on Stack Exchange that can take up the slack.
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Would questions about exams on topic?

Proposal: Language Learning Some examples: Do I need a TOEFL to study in Canada? TOEFL vs IELTS? Why doesn't GRE Physics have on my country?
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Relaunches following failed attempts

As per the discussion of closings during private beta at Private betas, launches, relaunches, rules for promotion, and community partnerships, I'd like to request the feature that committers from ...
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Are questions about software support on-topic?

Proposal: Language Learning For example, this question: Can I convert my CSV file into an Anki deck? I can't find any options in the program. And its answer: The desktop Anki version will ...
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Can discussion “questions” be used to promote a site proposal or announce updates?

I've seen discussion "questions" such as this one which don't appear to have any purpose besides promoting the proposal and announcing things for a site. I'm referring mainly to posts that are ...
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Are art-related identification questions on topic?

Proposal: Arts and Crafts Would questions asking to identify an artist by a given work be considered on-topic? A follow-up question would be: Are questions asking to identify a type of material or ...
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Should food decoration be on topic here?

Proposal: Arts and Crafts Should questions regarding cake or any food decoration be on topic on this site? What does the community think?
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Have created advertisements of Arts and Crafts on other sites. Need your votes now!

Proposal: Arts and Crafts Following advertisements need 6 votes each to be displayed on the corresponding main sites. I have done my bit. Can you help by voting now? On Graphics site: ...
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Comic Books and Graphic Novel recommendations are welcome?

Proposal: Book Recommendations Can we recommend and look for recommendations of comic books and graphic novels? I believe that is on-topic, but it seems to me a good point to discuss.
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How will “opinion based” posts apply to this site?

Proposal: Humor Humor can vary based on the person. Some may find something more humorous whilst others might find it not as humorous... That considered, to some degree, wouldn't a large quantity ...
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How can we attract more people who will follow and vote?

Proposal: FIRST Robotics Since the user spikes where I posted about this proposal on Reddit(r/frc) and Chief Delphi, we have received few new followers to the proposal. Where else can we gain ...
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What is the difference between proof reading and critique?

Proposal: Writing Critiques Can you give an example of what is allowed and what's not w.r.t critique? Can I simply say: This is what I have written about topic X. Please write a critique on it?
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How to advertise Arts and Crafts site?

Proposal: Arts and Crafts I can see advertisements of other sites on the sites I frequent. How can we create such an advertisement for our site? In which sites are we permitted to advertise? ...
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RC or Scale Modeling?

Proposal: RC & Scale Modeling Hi, When I see this proposal I get a bit confused. RC and Scale Modeling. Why are those two put together? What I want this proposal to be is RC. Why? That's what ...
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Should we have a migration site?

Is it possible that we have a migration website, where users could post questions irrespective of the topic of their questions, and the community would migrate them to the suitable stack exchange ...
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Please find more off-topic content on Graphics design which would be suitable here in order to make this site unique

Proposal: http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/88060 Currently, the main target of this proposal are specific questions which are considered hard to answer for non-printing professionals.