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In order to follow proposals

Proposal: Peace be upon youStackOverflow (In Arabic)There is no explanation how to vote
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What questions should I upvote?

Proposal: HackOverflow Looking through this proposal, the top 5 questions in my opinion already have over 11 votes. Should I upvote these questions anyway, or should I use my upvotes on the other ...
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When this site is going to start?

Proposal: HackOverflow When this site is going to start? I am interested to learn something from the very basic about hacking. Is it related to Linux or ant other open source environment ?
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ماهو الافضل بين ادوات اضهار الخرائط [on hold]

Proposal: StackOverflow (In Arabic) ايها افضل - google map api V3 - open layer - leaflet ماهي السلبيات و الايجابيات
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Is it possible to integrate a keyboard for sites of Languages with non Latin script?

For sites like Russia SE, Arabic SE etc, is it possible to integrate a respective keyboard to the sites?
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Why does BASIC need a devoted site?

Proposal: BASIC programming. BASIC is on topic on StackOverflow, with almost 300 questions. Why does it need its own site?
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Broaden the topic to Game Design?

I consider "gamification" to be the application of game design in contexts that aren't inherently games. However, those same tactics that are effective when "gamifying" a product or community are ...
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Is Ask Hackers a better name for this site?

HackOverflow is very good name, similar to MathOverflow and StackOverflow. But since this site is a proposed Q&A site for beginners who want to learn pure hacking, Ask Hackers is better suited as ...
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Don't forget to verify your email if your new to the area51 and link to your other network accounts

Proposal: Qlikview Don't forget to verify your email if your new to the area51 and link to your other network accounts or your follow wont count :)
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Feel free to add some example questions :)

Proposal: Qlikview Feel free to add some example questions to help this site grow.
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How can I automate the CiviCRM upgrade process? [closed]

Are there any examples of scripts that automate the CiviCRM upgrade process, or "one-click" updgades? Proposal: CiviCRM
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I'm moving Civicrm from drupal to wordpress. What's the best way to export/import contacts, activities, contributions, and memberships? [closed]

Proposal: CiviCRM The whole import process seems complicated. What's the best way to move data from one civicrm install to a fresh install?
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What about a site for Maple

There is a site for Mathematica which seems very active. Maple does have Mapleprimes.com which is a whole mix of stuff and not so active. I'd think that both systems get wide use. I have my own ...
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Be patient ! This is a long journey

Proposal: OpenCart In case some of us are new here, I'd just like to reinforce that it's normal to take many months or even years for a new SE site to start. Do always come back every now and then ...
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Site Suggestion: Software Usage - The 'why' I proposed

Proposal: Software Usage Don't think this has been suggested before but: There should be a StackExchange site dedicated to the help of usage of software. Of course, there would be questions that ...
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Closing the Vi/Vim Proposal

Proposal: Vi/Vim We recently launched an Emacs site, and the Vi/Vim community quickly followed to have a site of their own. The show of support here was nothing short of amazing. It weighed heavily ...
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It is also OT at ServerFault

Proposal: Chef http://serverfault.com/questions/tagged/chef - has a wiki entry and everything
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Duplicate of Programmers

Proposal: Software Engineering This is pretty much what Programmers is. Check out the list of things that are on-topic. However, like all Stack Exchange sites, we only take questions that are ...
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Chef is already OT at the DevOps proposal

Proposal: Chef is already covered under the DevOps proposal: it'd be great to drive that proposal further ahead instead of splitting into a splintered group of communities, no?
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This site is a subset of Computer Science

Proposal: Programming Language Theory While I'm impressed with the enthusiasm here, we already have a site that effectively covers these topics: http://cs.stackexchange.com I strongly believe that ...
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Should we try to draw members of other engineering forum already, and how?

Proposal: Engineering There's a few other online communities for engineers about. I'm wondering if we should start to advertise the (upcoming) engineering SE. Pros: shorter time till completed ...
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We already have forum.opencart.com, what's the point of OpenCart SE? How does it benefit me?

Proposal: OpenCart Questions regarding OpenCart can already be asked on forum.opencart.com's Support section. Isn't OpenCart SE's proposal "re-inventing the wheel"? What's the purpose of this site? ...
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Does OpenCart SE overlap with Stackoverflow?

Proposal: OpenCart On Stackoverflow, we can see many questions related to OpenCart. There is even a tag for OpenCart. Aren't OpenCart questions also programming questions which are within the scope ...
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How can we properly promote OpenCart StackExchange?

Proposal: OpenCart There are many people using/developing OpenCart, as can be seen from Google Trends, half a million posts on OpenCart forums, and over 10 thousand 3rd party extensions. However, ...
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Can we sharpen the definition of “Hacking”

Proposal: HackOverflow Who should this board be catering too? Which questions are we trying to attract, and could too broad or narrow of a question base be harmful?
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Proposal: Bitcoin CrowdFunding

Proposal: Bitcoin CrowdFunding Bitcoin is the perfect technology for CrowdFunding. It does not only eliminate intermediate financial institutes, but allows also completely new ways to organize ...
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SDN: Code, Hacks, Deployment

Do we need a community for SDN users? Not just "yeah", but "Hell yeah!" Help create a discussion zone interface to support a new online community where SDN will be the focus. Links to the best SDN ...
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international features that will never be complated

Proposal: Stack Overflow (in Turkish) The last time I have come and check the status of this proposal was 2013-01-03. Since than I have never heard anything about this international features to be ...
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Is 10 days in beta sufficient time to evaluate a new SE site?

As the title says really. Today I have found out that SE had a webdesign.se Too late to do anything positive as it is now closed. How does SE advertise a new site? Surely all related SE site ...
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Are you sure you want to ask BlueAcorn questions in public?

Proposal: BlueAcorn I'm asking this question as someone who was involved in setting up a company-specific Q&A site. It's not intended to imply that the site shouldn't be a proposal - I'm fine if ...
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Material from “thinkful” is on-topic at WebMasters and/or Stack Overflow

Proposal: Thinkful Coursework is already well-covered on Stack Overflow &/or Web Masters. How would devoting a site to merely content from thinkful help anyone?
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Permalinks to existing example questions seem broken

Some permalinks to existings example questions on several proposals exhibit a weird behavior: when clicked, those links lead to the top of the main proposal page, instead of scrolling down to the ...
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Are questions that have answers in the Matlab documentation within the scope of this proposal?

Proposal: MATLAB Are questions that have answers in the Matlab documentation within the scope of this proposal? This question is a result of the discussion in the comments of an example question, ...
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FireChat shows why P2P networks are not obsolete and can mean freedom

Proposal: P2P Networking When I started the P2P thread people said: Peer to peer? Jesus... did you get that from the hot tub time machine? But the recent events in Hong Kong and the organizing value ...
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How would the questions asked on Engineering differ from that of Physics?

Proposal: Engineering As most engineering concepts are related to physics (Thermodynamics/Fluid dynamics/Heat transfer/Statics/Dynamics etc), how would this site differentiate itself from the Physics ...
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Should plugins for other software that provide a vi-like experience be on-topic?

Proposal: Vi/Vim Many of these just provide basic hjkl navigation and / to search, but some (for example Vimperator for Firefox) are quite a lot more extensive. Even just due to the name ...
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Don't existing tags in CSTheory satisfy the needs of Programming Language Theory?

This is the proposal I'm referring to: Programming Language Theory Programming language theory is part of theoretical computer science. To me, it seems the Theoretical Computer Science Stack Exchange ...
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What will happen after the saturation?

Proposal: Vi/Vim Vi(m) is a powerful tool. But within a year or two this site will become somewhat saturated since the command set is limited. Still a few new questions will be asked but the rate ...
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Unity3D on topic on StackOverflow

Proposal: Unity3D StackOverflow has more than 6K questions about Unity3D, with more than half of them answered. What would be the merit of a separate site?
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Are “Recommendations” a good topic for a StackExchange site?

I've seen quite some propositions with the word "recommendation" included in the name, and I can only think of one of the closure reasons at StackOverflow: Questions asking us to recommend or find ...
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Is there room in the IF StackExchange treehouse for Twine?

Proposal: Interactive fiction It seems to me that Twine users desperately need a StackExchange, and it would be a very good thing if we Twiners could join this one. 1) It would help unite users of ...
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Stackoverflow in persian

As an stackoverflow user who are not native in english I see lots of questions in stackoverflow from new users that they cant say what they really want because of their poor english, and as a persian ...
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Already covered on the StackExchange network?

Proposal: BlackBerry 10 It looks like the scope of this proposal is already covered by other sites such as SuperUser (BlackBerry 10 hardware / software questions) and StackOverflow (BlackBerry 10 ...
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Typography is on topic at Graphic Design

Proposal: Web Typography We don't have a tag explicitly for web-typography, but we have regular typography and web-fonts. Come check us out!
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Strange scale of this proposal

Proposal: Adobe I find the scale of this proposal really strange. Adobe Systems is a large company which creates lots and lots of different software products which don't have much to do with each ...
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Wouldn't this be a duplicate of Stackoverflow?

Proposal: .NET Programming Every single question that could be on topic here would be on topic on stackoverflow, they even have a tag for it. This does not warrant a separate website.
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Can we talk about brand here?

Proposal: Hardware Recommendations Since we are talking about hardware recommendation, it's okay talk about brand here? For example : You must buy -brand- X since it's more -XYZ- and have some ...
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Isn't this on-topic on Unix & Linux or SuperUser?

Proposal: Vi/Vim Although I like the idea, isn't this on-topic on Unix & Linux or SuperUser? It launch just another site for something that could be discussed on Unix & Linux or SuperUser. I ...
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Would this be a copy of Zero Security forums?

Proposal: HackOverflow Just a thought...
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Is it a programming topic? Stack Overflow covers it already

Proposal: Symfony has >23k questions tagged on SO. The stated policy of the Stack Exchange network is to not fragment flagship sites - so how does attempting to split-away Symfony from SO help?