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CYLOR Disclaimer

The previous incarnation of this site had the following disclaimer at the top, in red: Like Wikipedia, mi.yodeya makes no guarantee of validity, and does not offer professional (particularly ...
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integrated hebrew virtual keyboard

Would it be possible to add a Hebrew virtual keyboard to the edit and comment boxes so that we can type in hebrew, should the need arise? Right now I'm either cutting and pasting, or just ...
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Design Ideas for 404, Captcha, and Error pages

As you all know, StackExchange's resident designer, Jin, has informed us that our site is due for graduation soon. Jin has been really awesome about getting input and ideas from the community about ...
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Mi Yodeya Launch Party!

Welcome to the Mi Yodeya Launch Party! If you're not familiar with Mi Yodeya - Stack Exchange yet, go check out our aweseome Jewish Q&A community at mi.yodeya.com. When If you're looking for ...
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Refresh of the Purim Torah Policy

We've done four Purim seasons under the existing Purim Torah Policy, so we have a decent amount of experience to draw on in determining if it needs any changes. This meta-question last season garnered ...
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Ingathering contest! Promote your favorite question and win our prize [closed]

This contest is now closed to new contestants. Hatzlacha rabba to all five contestants, and thanks very much for your participation! There is an ongoing score chart here. Have you ever seen one of ...
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Design for Mi Yodeya

Shalom! I'm Jin, I work on the designs for the Stack Exchange sites as they graduate from the beta phase. Each site will have its own unique theme that will reflect its topic and culture. However, all ...
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Professional advice disclaimer (post-launch re-request)

Follow-up to CYLOR Disclaimer Now that Mi Yodeya has launched, I'd like to renew the request for a more-pervasive placement of our "professional advice" disclaimer. Currently, the following ...
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Best answer contest: Second quarter of 5779

Have you seen (or written) a recent answer on Mi Yodeya that you thought was really great? Let's have a contest to help you tell everyone about it! This contest has two phases: Nomination and Voting. ...
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Name of judaism.stackexchange.com

I think most of us would agree that "mi.yodeya" was a snappy and memorable name. Is there any way to incorporate that into the site's present identity? WADR, directing your neighbor or co-worker to "...
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Best answer contest: Third quarter of 5778

Have you seen (or written) a recent answer on Mi Yodeya that you thought was really great? Let's have a contest to help you tell everyone about it! This contest had two phases: Nomination and Voting. ...
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Best answer contest: Fourth quarter of 5779

Have you seen (or written) a recent answer on Mi Yodeya that you thought was really great? Let's have a contest to help you tell everyone about it! This contest has two phases: Nomination and Voting. ...
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mi.yodeya.com path-URLs strip the path on redirecting

http://mi.yodeya.com/[anything] now redirects straight to http://judaism.stackexchange.com rather than to http://judaism.stackexchange.com/[anything] as it used to. This seems like a bug; if it is (...
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Site self-evaluation - how are you doing? [closed]

Here at Stack Exchange we are all about making the Internet better by giving great answers to awesome questions. We periodically check in on individual sites to see how they stack up against the rest ...
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July 2012 Moderator Election - Town Hall Chat Digest

The following is a "digest" version of the July 2012 Moderator Election Town Hall Chat. The format, as described on Meta Stack Overflow, is one answer to this question for every question asked in the ...
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Moderator Pro Tem Announcement

Throughout the beta, we need members from the site whose focus is to engage the community, both in community-building issues and site management. That's why we select a few members from each community ...
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Score chart and final results for the Ingathering Contest

Final results: October 3, 2011 15:30 pm Monica Cellio / Still be slaves - 295 (WINNER) Ariel K / E-reader erasure - 191 Ezi / Credit card tzedaka - 91 Tal Fishman / Market fairness - 56 Alex / ...
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Weekly topic challenge 5772-03 (week of Lech-l'cha 5772): aliya laaretz

This week's topic challenge is aliya laaretz, moving to the land of Israel to live there. You're encouraged to think of and post good questions on this topic. It is relevant to the weekly Torah ...
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Best answer contest: First quarter of 5779

Have you seen (or written) a recent answer on Mi Yodeya that you thought was really great? Let's have a contest to help you tell everyone about it! This contest has two phases: Nomination and Voting. ...
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Best answer contest: First quarter of 5777

The contest is over. Winners are announced here. This post is locked to freeze the voting. Did you see an answer on Mi Yodeya in the past few months that you thought was really great? Let's have a ...
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Should we add "PTIJ:" in the title of all Purim Torah questions?

Should there be a rule to have to add "PTIJ:" before the title on all Purim Torah questions? This way it seems that people won't click on a question without overlooking the fact it's a Purim Torah.
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A way to bring attention to timely questions?

Inspired by this question: Idea: Weekly topic challenges Judaism is full of occasions that happen on a regular cycle. For example, Jewish holidays happen every year, and we read the same Parsha every ...
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Best answer contest: First quarter of 5780

Have you seen (or written) a recent answer on Mi Yodeya that you thought was really great? Let's have a contest to help you tell everyone about it! This contest has two phases: Nomination and Voting. ...
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Maximum limits on PTIJ questions per user

In another post, suggestions for improving the quality of PTIJ material were discussed. In the highest voted answer there, one suggestion was to impose a limit of how many PTIJ questions each user ...
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Best answer contest: Second quarter of 5778

Have you seen (or written) a recent answer on Mi Yodeya that you thought was really great? Let's have a contest to help you tell everyone about it! This contest has two phases: Nomination and Voting. ...
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Best answer contest: Third quarter of 5777

Have you seen (or written) a recent answer on Mi Yodeya that you thought was really great? Let's have a contest to help you tell everyone about it! This contest has two phases: Nomination and Voting. ...
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Weekly topic challenge 5772-08 (week of Vayishlach 5772): Asked by children

This week's theme challenge is asked by children. You're encouraged to think of and post good questions on this theme. Could whoever proposed this theme elaborate a bit? He did! Children frequently ...
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Best answer contest: Fourth quarter of 5778

Have you seen (or written) a recent answer on Mi Yodeya that you thought was really great? Let's have a contest to help you tell everyone about it! This contest has two phases: Nomination and Voting. ...
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Allow editing of site-specific tag wikis in meta

As discussed here, it would be quite useful for us to create a meaningful tag wiki for weekly-topic-challenge, but unfortunately, it seems that we actually can't edit tag wikis here on Meta; tag wikis ...
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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

In connection with the moderator elections, we are holding a Q&A thread for the candidates. Questions collected from an earlier thread have been compiled into this one, which shall now serve as ...
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Best answer contest: First quarter of 5778

Have you seen (or written) a recent answer on Mi Yodeya that you thought was really great? Let's have a contest to help you tell everyone about it! This contest has two phases: Nomination and Voting. ...
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Hebrew in comments and sidebars is too small to read

The current font used on site (Georgia) renders Hebrew letters smaller than their English counterparts. In posts, this causes no problems, as 15px is plenty large enough to read clearly. However in ...
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Design bug in badge page

The date and post title overlap on the tumbleweed badge page, as well as other post-related badge pages. As Monica noted in the comments, there also seems to be a vertical offset between the two.
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Shall we have a launch party?

To promote our impending launch, I think it would be cool to have a launch party. Some elements that it could include: Live text chat Live audio A call-in show format, using BlogTalkRadio. People ...
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Final Vote to name Mi Yodeya's chat room [closed]

We've had a number of good suggestions for our chat room's name, and the upvotes and downvotes on each showed that there are five favorites (answers with net vote count greater than one standard ...
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Best answer contest: Third quarter of 5779

Have you seen (or written) a recent answer on Mi Yodeya that you thought was really great? Let's have a contest to help you tell everyone about it! This contest has two phases: Nomination and Voting. ...
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Weekly topic challenge 5772-22-23 (week of Vayakhel-P'kude 5772): Pets

This week's topic challenge is Pets. You're encouraged to think of and post good questions on this topic. Topic Proposal I propose pets as a weekly topic challenge. Pets present a number of halacha-...
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Could we increase contrast for links on meta?

Some recent style updates changed the link color on meta: Did you spot both visited links there? I had trouble doing so. Even the two unvisited ones are a little hard for me to see. (I grant that ...
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Weekly topic challenge 5772-12 (week of Vaychi 5772): Ikkarei Emunah: Fundamentals of Belief

This week's topic challenge is Ikkarei Emunah: Fundamentals of Belief. You're encouraged to think of and post good questions on this topic. What is it? There's a single topic that people think about ...
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What happens to a flag when the community deletes the post before it's actioned?

I flagged this answer as offensive, and then voted to delete it. Then, before the flag was acted on by a mod, other members of the community voted to delete the post, and it was deleted. Looking at ...
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Best answer contest: Fourth quarter of 5777

Have you seen (or written) a recent answer on Mi Yodeya that you thought was really great? Let's have a contest to help you tell everyone about it! This contest has two phases: Nomination and Voting. ...
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Weekly topic challenge 5772-09 (week of Vayeshev 5772): Chanukah

This week's topic challenge is Chanukah. You're encouraged to think of and post good questions on this topic. What is it? There's a single topic that people think about during the week and come up ...
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Weekly topic challenge 5772-07 (week of Vayetze 5772): Shidduchim: finding a spouse

This week's topic challenge is shidduchim: finding a spouse. You're encouraged to think of and post good questions on this topic. What is it? There's a single topic that people think about during the ...
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Weekly topic challenge 5772-04 (week of Vayera 5772): Shabbat songs

This week's topic challenge is Shabas (sabbath) songs. You're encouraged to think of and post good questions on this topic. What is it? There's a single topic that people think about during the week ...
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Weekly topic challenge 5772-13 (week of Sh'mos 5772): Korbanot

This week's topic challenge is Korbanot. You're encouraged to think of and post good questions on this topic. What is it? There's a single topic that people think about during the week and come up ...
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Are flags supposed to be automatically marked "helpful" when the community closes/deletes the flagged post?

I recently asked a question on what happens to a flag when the post it refers to is deleted by the community. It appears that the flag is deleted from the queue and ignored (as far as flag weight ...
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Weekly topic challenge 5772-14 (week of Vaera 5772): Midrashim and Aggadot

This week's topic challenge is midrashim and aggadot. You're encouraged to think of and post good questions on this topic. What is it? There's a single topic that people think about during the week ...
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Weekly topic challenge 5772-16 (week of B'shalach 5772): Light

This week's topic challenge is light. You're encouraged to think of and post good questions on this topic. What is it? There's a single topic that people think about during the week and come up with ...
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Are we going to get hats?

Winter Bash 2014 is coming up! Should Mi Yodeya have hats? The mods didn't seem to pick up on the trend, so i'm posting it for them. From the MSO post: Here's the rundown: Hats are ...
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Weekly topic challenge 5772-10 (week of Miketz 5772): Commentaries

This week's topic challenge is Commentaries. You're encouraged to think of and post good questions on this topic. What is it? There's a single topic that people think about during the week and come ...