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Does our site need active editors?

Part of what will make our site grow is having good, clean, professional looking content, the kind of content that a project management professional expects to see in his or her daily work. Our site's ...
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Undo turning an answer community wiki?

I just accidentally checked the 'community wiki' box when posting an answer, while I tried to copy it for a google search about what that even meant. Is there a way to undo that?
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Let's get critical: Sep 2013 Site Self-Evaluation

We all love Project Management Stack Exchange, but there is a whole world of people out there who need answers to their questions and don't even know that this site exists. When they arrive from ...
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What can we do to improve the question about software metrics?

There's a question on the main page, What are the metrics for software documentation?, that is extremely vague, unclear, and overly broad. As it stands currently, I believe it should most likely be ...
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What is an acceptable answer on PMSE?

I answered a question and my answer was (pick one) deleted converted to a comment added to my question as an edit Why was this? Why was my answer not acceptable? What is the definition of an ...
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Migrate to Workplace?

What do you think of migrating this question to Workplace SE: https://pm.stackexchange.com/questions/6639/best-way-to-track-employee-skills Sounds like the OP is looking for a list of HR tracking ...
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Should there be a tag for “school / study / university” projects?

I was thinking last night about another tag we could add to the pm site for better categorization of "school", "study", or "university" projects and was unable to find something along those lines. ...
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Can the Administrators of This Site Award one of the Following Domain Names to the Site?

Some of us have discussed domain names for this site. David Hedlund proposed the domain name projectoverdue.com to match the same noun-adjective pattern used for serverfault.com and stackoverflow....
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Is “How technical should a Project Manager be?” a polling question?

The Problem I stumbled across the question today when in the review queue, and had some ambivalence about its current suitability. While the question as a whole seems site-relevant, it has the ...
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What is the appropriate Title for this Question?

There has been a lot of discussion around this question as well as continuing discovery on the specifics of the situation. I've tried to capture the essence of the underlying question in a new title ...
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WIP tag change and synonyms

We current have only one WIP-related tag: wip-limits. Personally, I'd prefer to see this changed to work-in-progress for clarity. I'd also like to see some synonyms for work-in-progress like: wip wip-...
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Agile related question to our personal life

I wanted to ask few questions related to applying agile, scrum and kanban in specific in our personal and family life. Here is what I have in mind: After taking course about agile and scrum ...
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Why can't we offer a bounty of less than 100 rep on PMSE?

On Stack Overflow, a bounty can be offered for as little as 50 reputation points. As a relatively low-rep user, I'm not all that excited about offering 100+ bounties on other questions as a means of ...
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Sharing Questions With Your Followers

We've recently noticed that on June 13th, Stack Exchange removed the share buttons from the left side of questions on the network. The developers do not plan to add them back. We believe that sharing ...
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I thought this was a good question: Certifications required to become a PM

I know it polls and there are no unequovical, definitive answers; however, it seems to me that there would be value to hear the opinions of various practitioners: pros, cons, what we do know about ...
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Are Business Analyst Questions On Topic Moving Forward?

Should patches which cause regression issues be accepted? The above question has one off-topic close vote on it from a community user. It's asked from the perspective of a business analyst. Should ...
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Silver Badge “Beta” Eligibility

I have seen that the silver badge "Beta" is awarded based on the following criterion: Actively participated in the private beta. This does not clarify much and checking on the users that been ...
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Removed question - what are the rules

Today one of my questions (Project Management and sales activities) was removed. I'm wondering why ? What are the rules related to remove questions, because I think that i'm not fully understand it.
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Should I have migrated this question from Programmers SE?

How can I ensure our project gets developed successfully, without having any project management experience? A mod on Programmers SE asked me if this question was on-topic on PMSE. After reading it, I ...
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Are mods capable of moving comments across posts?

Apologies if this question has been already answered somewhere beyond my knowledge, but I've seen some newbie PMSE users commenting on the wrong topic because they still don't have enough reputation. ...
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Way to “de-prioritize” down voted posts to improve first experience

I'm not in anyway an expert on how StackExchange technology works, so forgive me. What I do know is that first impressions count for a lot and sometimes our entire first "page" of newest questions are ...
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Let's get critical: Jun 2013 Site Self-Evaluation

We all love Project Management Stack Exchange, but there is a whole world of people out there who need answers to their questions and don't even know that this site exists. When they arrive from ...
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Area 51 Stats for 2012

Here are the stats for Area 51 for December 2012... These were pulled from the web archive December 2012: May 2012: January 2012 (a year ago): Source: Jan 2012 Area 51 Web Archive May 2012 Area ...
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How to prevent spam answers on questions that ask about products but are borderline recommendation questions?

How should the community handle this question, and those like it, in order to avoid spam or one-liner answers: How do I select project management software for our current workflow? My Thought ...
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Are you Following the Official Project Management StackExchange Twitter Account?

If you're a Twitter fan and spend time retweeting questions, you may want to consider following @StackProjects. https://twitter.com/#!/search/realtime/StackProjects StackProjects is the official ...
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Is the editing tools / kitchen sink missing?

Not sure if that's happening only to me, but I've tried in two different browsers and no editing tool (aka kitchen sink) is appearing. Is SO pranking just me? Apologies if kitchen sink is not the ...
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When Should a Question be Closed? [Part 1]?

To help us identify questions that should be closed, I thought it would be a good idea to highlight the questions that should definitely not be closed. To help eliminate confusion on what should be ...
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Can somebody merge my 3 accounts : Simon Boulanger; sorry not having register earlier [closed]

I think there is no other Simon Boulanger in our community. I tried to find out how to do it, but did not. So if someone at the technical department would help, I would appreciate. I am registered to ...
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Are moderators able to move comment threads to chat?

Moving Multiple Threads to Site Chat Room Our own help center says: Comments are not recommended for...[s]econdary discussion or debating a controversial point; please use chat instead[.] This ...
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Draft of a new policy for our site

I would suggest a new simple policy for the site, related to answers. Every answer should: Refer to some officially recognized body of knowledge (PMBOK, Agile Manifesto, PRINCE2, RUP, MSF, Scrum, ...
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Do we want this question about how to handle an unsatisfied project manager?

There's a question on the Workplace SE that I was thinking about having moved to Project Management SE. It seems like it would be more on topic here in it's current form, assuming we can address ...
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Is my question suitable on project management or some other forum?

It's been asked before about the importance of knowing mathematics for programmers and I wonder if you think that mathematics will be more or less important for software development in the future. ...
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Do we need to include “General Reference” in the FAQ?

From Shog9's post on If you can Google it - don't ask it here: If followed strictly, such a policy would effectively kill the site: anything you can't google won't be found by folks who could ...
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Would a question about resources for learning CRM platforms be considered on topic here?

I asked on Superuser this question and was promptly closed. Would this question be better off here - I know Deltek Vision is mostly for AEC and it seems most PM on here is related to software. But I ...
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Is the question we fixed on topic or off topic? What are the boundaries of PMSE?

Mark Phillips dusted off his editing gloves and attacked the question referenced here in this meta discussion and made great progress on the constructiveness issue. We also reopened the question. ...
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Can we make this question fit our site with edits?

A Stack Exchange CHAOS team member referred a user to us with a question that really pushes the boundaries of what we define as constructive. The question was also flagged, which prompted me to take ...
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Why is it not possible to change display name

Sorry if this question is misplaced, but I could not find the bug reporting functionality. I'm trying to change my display name, but I'm getting this error: Oops! There was a problem updating your ...
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Introducing the New “Review” Page

I'd like to officially introduce the new Review page! If you've clicked on the review link recently, located in the header to the right of your username and list of badges, you may have noticed some ...
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Is it somehow possible to mark that an answer really worked for the OP?

I'm wondering if it is somehow possible to mark those answers which really worked for the OP? PMSE is a bit different than SO, because on SO you can easily check out the answer, and when it works, one ...
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Suggest “PM.StackExchange” when certain tags have been selected on StackOverflow

First of all I find PM.SE interesting and I would like to see more people on here. I have briefly looked at project management related questions for the past month on StackOverflow. The "project ...
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Why Can't I Edit Tag Wikis on Meta PMSE?

I am reporting this as a possible bug. I find that when I click Create Tag Wiki to create an entry for a tag on PMSE Meta, the page reloads back to the same page: https://pm.meta.stackexchange.com/...
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2020: a year in moderation

As we say goodbye to the old year and welcome the new one, we have a tradition of sharing moderation stats for the past 12 months. As most of you here are aware, sites on the Stack Exchange network ...
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Can I ask for a critique of an aspect of our development process?

For example, would it be considered off-topic if: I posted some project requirements along with corresponding User Stories I created and asked for a critique of my stories? I'm pretty sure I already ...
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Let's get critical: Mar 2015 Site Self-Evaluation

We all love Project Management Stack Exchange, but there is a whole world of people out there who need answers to their questions and don't even know that this site exists. When they arrive from ...
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Should this question about where to get KPI's be reopened?

This question, https://pm.stackexchange.com/questions/6681/where-to-get-benchmark-data-for-key-performance-indicators-in-payroll-management, was closed as NARQ for lack of detail. We left some helpful ...
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Edited Question “Books and information regarding CAPM” into Shape!

I just found this post Books and information regarding CAPM [Original Revision], which at first glance didn't seem very constructive: What are the best books or study material for the CAPM ...
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Did the edits to this question improve it enough to make it a good, on-topic question?

I edited a recently-posted question: What are the metrics that can be analysed or derived from a Gantt Chart? I didn't think it needed to be closed because, as a developer/PM, I could relate to the ...
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Announcement: StackExchange Review Scheduled To Happen In Next Month

A member of the StackExchange Community Team mentioned to me that our site is schedule for a public review, most likely in the next month. The good news is that our stats overall are looking good. ...
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merge unregistered account with this one

I have an account that I sued to post my first question. I did it partly because I just wanted to quickly answer a question and partly because I wanted to be anonymous. Well, I don't care about being ...
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If you can Google it - don't ask it here

What do you think of taking this approach so that we can get more of a subject matter specific focus?

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