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Should we allow questions that can be answered on the Scratch site itself?

Proposal: Scratch Basically the title. :P
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How can we attract more attention to Veganism and Vegetarianism?

Proposal: Veganism and Vegetarianism We only need 9 more questions (Edit: 14 more questions after some childish bigot decided to go on a downvote spree) with a score of 10 or more to proceed to the ...
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How will people share scripts if it's written in Scratch?

Proposal: Scratch As we all know, Scratch is a visual, block based language. How will users share code onto the site if our markdown code operator doesn't support it?
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Subset of worldbuilding

I think this proposal is kind of a subset of worldbuilding. It is to narrow to be its own site. Proposal: Beyond Earthlings
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How does “Web Frontend Design and Technology” not overlap several sites?

Proposal: Web Frontend Design and Technology I'm curious to know what would be different about this site compared to what already exists as some of the questions are already in scope or have similar ...
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Darknet vs. I2P

Proposals: Darknet, I2P The I2P proposal, proposed two months ago and currently in commitment phase, appears like a natural subset of the Darknet posposal from one month ago which is currently in its ...
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Why doesn't some of the followers' name appear in the list of followers?

A year ago, when I started the remote sensing and photogrammetry proposal, I invited some of my classmates to follow it. Two of them were FaCh and and Bahareh Yekkekhani (I can't find her profile ...
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Is History of Things too broad?

Proposal: History of things I think this is cool, but also way, way to broad. I mean, this could cover everything from how Star Wars was made to how an ancient custom came about. Is there a way this ...
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Etiquette regarding cross-semination of proposals and S.E.s

I read a post (from 2012) recently in the Linguistics meta that "...The users that committed cannot talk about them in existing sites at the moment....". Before that, I had been going to consider a ...
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What are the rules for removal the proposal after a month of inactivity?

The Paranormal proposal reached 1 month of inactivity at a time of writing. latest activity: 1 month ago In FAQ we can read: Inactive proposals that do not receive any activity for one month ...
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Will unregistered followers of this proposal be notified if it enters the commitment phase?

Proposal: Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry I had a quick look on some of the non SE-member followers of this proposal today. And I saw that most of them are unregistered despite having 51 ...
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What does 'answered' stat in Beta of any website indicate?

What does the below stat for a beta website indicate? Accepted answers percentage? Or Percentage of questions with answers?
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When will be the end of this proposal because of 1 year being in definition phase?

Proposal: Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry As you see in this page, this proposal has been first submitted on August 21th 2015, but the last revision was done on September 9th 2015. Now my ...
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What is the scope argument for a new site?

Proposal: Bioinformatics Bluntly put: why do we need a new site? There are already Computer Science, Computational Science, Crossvalidated, Biology, and Stackoverflow. I imagine that every ...
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Are you aware of Computer Science?

Proposal: Programming resources Are you aware of Computer Science? It is hard to tell what you mean with "algorithms and techniques", but algorithms and everything around them -- short of ...
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For marketing our proposal

Proposal: Tamil Language We are very low in the number of followers and we need to market our proposal elsewhere to gain new followers. I suggest we add embend our site add in various places. I did ...
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Are all jobs that take place in rural towns on-topic?

Proposal: Farming & Rural Industries Rural Industries is vague. How can this proposal be better defined to reflect the kind of questions it wants to encourage? Are questions regarding software ...
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Holistic methods are also on-topic at Paranormal

As a side note, I'd like to notice that Homeopathic Therapy proposal is in a science category, so I'd like to inform that homeopathic therapy and holistic methods unfortunately aren't accepted by the ...
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Are questions about other CryptoNote coins on-topic?

Proposal: Monero As far as I understand it the Bitcoin stackexchange site is open to questions from all coins that are based on Bitcoin's source code. Does this proposal plan to allow questions ...
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An area for Sagemath software

You may have heard of Sage. It is a free open-source mathematics software system licensed under the GPL to create a viable free open source alternative to Magma, Maple, Mathematica and Matlab. Sage ...
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How quickly proposal can go into private beta?

Recently I've came across Monero proposal (btw. I haven't heard about it at all until now) and it's already in 19% of Commitment phase with 70 people already committed (as at time of writing) and it ...
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How do we get more comitters?

Proposal: 3D Graphics Seems to me that we need to go and do some legwork to find more people to commit to this cause. Any ideas on where to market this stuff welcome. By sharing the idea you do not ...
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Are questions about narrow AIs allowed?

Proposal: Artificial Intelligence The title says it all. Are we allowing questions about AGI -- as in, attempting to replicate the intelligence of humans with computers -- or any AI, including narrow ...
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Why do the “Visit” links on a beta proposal send me to the joining page?

I was just browsing through the proposals and I wanted to check out actual Q&As on Retrocomputing, now in beta. So I clicked on the Visit the site now! link (same URL as the typical Visit! button, ...
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Indian language seems to be a much broader proposal. Support it

Proposal: Sanskrit Language Proposal: Hindi Language Proposal: Tamil Language Proposal: Indian Languages Proposal: Bengal & Bengali Language The proposal Indian languages seems much broader ...
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What about a “route my question” site?

I was wondering on this idea - perhaps this has been discussed before. It happens often to me that I have some question to ask and I think: I'd like to ask this on SE, but I don't know if there ...
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Why should we limit our proposal to learning?

Proposal: Learning Indian Languages See this question in this proposal for example: Kannada is closer to Tamil than to Telugu in language-wise, but closer to Telugu in script wise.So can anyone ...
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How about adding Calligraphy to Arts and Crafts? Its decorative handwriting or handwritten lettering which is again an art

From: How about adding Calligraphy to Arts and Crafts? Its decorative handwriting or handwritten lettering which is again an art. What does community think about this? Proposal: Arts and ...
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What About Searching and recommend/duplicate posts?

Proposal: What if(hypotheticals) Concern: Seaching for questions or questions being recommend / closed as duplicate do to seach phrase "what if" When using the SE search engine or when adding a ...
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Is “Programming Languages” a duplicate of “StackOverflow” and/or “Programmers”?

Would you agree that Programming Languages a duplicate of StackOverflow and/or Programmers?
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Should there be a conspiracy Q&A?

The link to my proposal : Conspiracy I'm proposing a Q&A community that focuses exclusively on : generally accepted historical conspiracies, like the assassination of Julius Caesar or the ...
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What would be a better title?

Proposal: Cultural Exchange This proposal was started in a discussion here, in which one or two titles appeared. Does anyone have a better title?
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How is this any different from Stack Overflow or Game Development?

Proposal: ROBLOX As far as I can tell so far, the majority of this site is dedicated to questions about programming and developing games/tools in Roblox. As of right now, programming questions are ...
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Would you be interested in “Everyday Life, Elsewhere”: Suggesting a community

EDIT: The proposal is now on line This may be a long question, but I see no way of saying this in fewer words. The community I was thinking of is one for everyday life anywhere on Earth. Someone ...
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Rename “LGBTQ SE” to “Gender SE” or “Rainbow SE”?

Proposal: LGBTQ Few years ago, the commonly used acronym was LGBT, the Q for queer is a rather recent addition. We don’t know whether there’ll be another letter become hip soon, like I for intersex ...
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What is this here all about at this stage (e.g. right now)?

Proposal: Modeling and Simulation Now the following seems like a typical question that pops up here all the time: I am interested in Modeling & Simulation and more so as this proposal seems to ...
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Are monorails on-topic here?

Proposal: Railways & Railroads Monorails are any track with a single rail. Typically this is just a concrete slab or a metal T track. They do not have to be elevated above the ground, but most ...
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Should RPG.SE's asking tip also be applied at Hypotheticals?

Proposal: What if(hypotheticals) RPG.SE deals with table top games which are centered around roleplaying. Due to that, in certain scenarios, questions that possibly overlap other stack exchanges are ...
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Why is some users unable to vote, comment or answer questions in the discussion zone

Two different users have told me that they are unable to vote, comment or answer in the discussion section. They complain that they see the discussion topic at the top of the proposal and when they ...
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Latin Crossword

Proposal: Latin Language 'The Times' (of London) has recently introduced a Latin Crossword, in which the answers are in Latin, but the clues are a mixture of Latin, references to quotations and (...
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Define Internet of Things

I feel like there is a slight mixup in some of the sample questions that Internet of Things requires internet connection. I'd like to kick off a discussion of what other people think Internet 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 | هذا مقترح جديد مكان مقترح تم إغلاقه

English / إنجليزي This is a new proposal for a closed one. The first one was failed cause: low commitment fulfillment very low traffic inefficient meta community UPDATE: those are some details ...
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Isn't it better to close this proposal?

Proposal: Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry The Chat Room Dedicated to this proposal Regarding the fact that GIS SE has changed its definition on the tour page and now it covers remote ...
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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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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 ...