Robert Cartaino
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Site Not On Track to Survive Public Beta
14 votes

There's nothing wrong with reminding everyone to use this site in their everyday work. But simply saying "ask more questions" is not really a maintainable way to grow this site. The only way to ...

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Will it offend anyone if I start seeding this site with textbook questions?
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13 votes

You really don't want to start seeding the site with "textbook" questions in the earliest days of the beta. That will set a very bad tone for the professional nature of this site. Please ...

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Is this site about Objective questions or Subjective questions? Can the site survive accepting both?
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7 votes

Stack Exchange has long since made allowances for topics of a more subjective nature. It is no longer about objective vs. subjective; rather, asking great questions well suited for this type of Q&...

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Where is the Boundary for Defining What is Too Localized?
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5 votes

Too Localized is not about areas of land. Too localized is about such extraordinarily narrow situations, that no one on the site could reasonably be expected to answer the question in a way that would ...

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Do we need to include "General Reference" in the FAQ?
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4 votes

Holy bad advice, Batman. What prompted any of that to be included as the opening introduction to your site? … field of project management. Be respectful of the community and the time and dedication ...

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Current traffic stats
4 votes

We generally don't provide specific, per-site traffic statistics. The last update was only two weeks ago and this site is generally doing what is typically expected of a new site — It's ...

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How do we handle questions with multiple valid answers?
3 votes

These types of questions are generally discouraged. You'll hear them called "List of [X] questions" or "Getting to know you (GTKY) questions" or simply "polls." They can be interesting and they can ...

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Should Questions Regarding Program Management be Included in the List of On-Topic or Off-Topic Questions?
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3 votes

What reasons should program management questions be excluded? It's odd that the program managers have not surfaced in these forums. I have not seen a call for this subject either implicitly or ...

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What do you think of the new FAQ?
2 votes

Excellent. Big thumbs up from me! I see from the FAQ edit history that you've put a lot of time into helping define and grow this site. Thank you for that! I hope you find the concise format more ...

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Can the Administrators of This Site Award one of the Following Domain Names to the Site?
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1 votes

All the up-and-coming Stack Exchange sites will be sticking with their topic.stackexchange.com. Some of the older sites have legacy names but whenever possible, we are sticking with the Stack Exchange ...

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