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Ask Questions About This Proposal In Stack Exchange

Proposal: LBRY Maybe we should start asking questions about LBRY in StackExchange to help drive support. After all, this is where the people with the required rep hang out.
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Reputation decreased from +1100 to 151 without any history change [duplicate]

A few days ago ,my repu was more than 1000 but today I noticed that my repu is 151. I checked history but there was nothing in the history. How does that happen?
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Does Area 51 have quality bans?

Many people know about the question and answer bans that are active on most sites. Are there similar bans active on Area 51 or Area 51 Discussion Zone? For example is there a: Proposal Ban for ...
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What is explosive-reactive armour? [on hold]

Proposal: Weapons I was watching a documentary about armour on modern battle tanks in which the presenter mentioned that many tanks have "explosive-reactive armour", but did not explain it other than ...
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How to use Blockchain to create rewards? [closed]

Proposal: Blockchain in Education
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From the point of early definition phase, when can questions be answered?

We are in the first week of definition for the solar site. (https://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/119468/solar-energy-science-and-economy?referrer=KBKRhv89SyAy_-rWx8ONsg2) I plan to do a ...
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Two email confirmations intended, and, if so, why necessary?

Students intending to support our solar site, after browsing to the Share It link (https://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/119468/solar-energy-science-and-economy?referrer=KBKRhv89SyAy_-rWx8ONsg2) ...
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Ability to perform a few basics in definition phase blocked by bugs only on some browsers

My team has noticed a few configurations for which the site definition process was frustrated because of what appears to be browser specific bugs. By switching from one browser/computer combination ...
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Bug causes former Stack Exchange employees to show on the moderator list

Somehow every time someone who worked at Stack Exchange leaves the job there account will start to show on the list of moderators https://area51.meta.stackexchange.com/users?tab=moderators (Note: All ...
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“Formal Math” - Do you allow sites that don't follow the usual Stack Exchange protocols?

Following discussion with trusted colleagues I am thinking about setting up a site for working on formalized mathematics. To quote John Harrison: It is generally accepted that in principle it’s ...
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Practicality and usefulness of indian languages

Proposal: Indian Languages There are 22 major Indian languages and still hundreds more out there. They are all probably different from each other so maintaining relevance on the site would be very ...
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How much SE internal promotion is permitted for new SE site proposals? [duplicate]

Proposal: Solar Energy Science and Economy I'm sure there would be interest from environmental, economic, and engineering sites within SE. Upon preliminary search, there are about 2,000 questions ...
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Proposal to improve purpose of “Drone” community

Proposal: Drone I sincerely would like that this community could become a reference for not only drones builders but also for drones pilots and drone filmmakers. I would like to find infos about ...
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Questions about learning Greek

Proposal: Greek Language Are questions about studying or learning Greek allowed? Most of the questions seem to go more into details of the language than asking beginner questions.
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Does P4 community fit in other communities?

P4lang relates to many communities such as stackoverflow, Network Engineering, Computer Science, Server Fault, and Electrical Engineering. Does the community fit under any of these? Here is how P4 ...
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Will a proposal in the BETA-stage live for a long time, if it has many visitors, but not many new questions?

What are the exact requirements for BETA-stage and where can I read about it? Thank you :) I am asking, because I am preparing for entering the BETA for LBRY Protocol. Proposal: LBRY Protocol - ...
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JavaScript specific site [duplicate]

javascript is the most used tag on https://stackoverflow.com. As popular as it is, I would think it would have its own site. http://js.stackoverflow.com maybe.
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No redirection to https

I typed in http://area51.stackexchange.com and I did not get redirected to the https version. Is this intentional or a bug? The redirection works for stackoverflow and stackexchange
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Is there interest in a military SE? [duplicate]

I would like to propose a Military SE. When looking to join the military, getting information is difficult. The official websites provide you with only the bonuses, benefits, and general desirable ...
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What are the close reasons for Area 51 proposals? [duplicate]

The only reasons that I've seen a site proposal being closed for are "not a viable proposal" and "duplicate." Are there other close reasons? What are they?
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Area 51 and Discussion log-in problem

I logged into Area 51 with my email and password, but I was still logged out of Area 51 Discussions. I logged in again and again, but it always logged me in to Area 51 not Area 51 Discussions. Then I ...
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Bigger is better: from Swedish to Scandinavian Languages

Swedish language could possible have a too small audience to succeed. Do you think we should extend it to include other similar languages? Which languages should we include? Swedish, Norwegian, ...
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Mimimum number of people for a successful proposal

What is the minimum number of people that should be involved since the beginning for a proposal to be successful, that is, become a full-fledged member of StackExchange?
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Merge with Bitcoin [duplicate]

https://bitcoin.meta.stackexchange.com/questions/662/are-we-willing-to-embrace-other-cryptocurrencies Should we merge Cryptocurrencies and Bitcoin? Proposal: Cryptocurrencies
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Are etymology questions off topic for Greek Language?

Proposal: Greek Language Both Etymology of Ἀσκληπιός (Asclepius) Different theories for the etymology of Asclepius exist, please help me understand these three theories: and What is the etymology of ...
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I decide to abandon this proposal since I don't have a community backing me up

OK, I misunderstood how Area51 works, one must have a community first. I am voting for closing the proposal and abandoning the project. Update: since I got some positive feedback, I'll stick around ...
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Can we have a custom close reason: “This question is a proposal for a proposal”

I've seen many questions asked in the Area 51 Discussion Zone which are essentially proposing the idea of starting a site. It would make sense to me to have a custom close reason for such questions, ...
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Don't we need the seperate community for Ionic? [duplicate]

Don't we need the separate community for Ionic? Ionic is the biggest Hybrid app development framework. It should have its separate community to discuss the problems in the app development in Ionic ...
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Is there any interest in an “Acting” site?

This may be a rhetorical question, since I've found no evidence of any such discussion so far, but I'm going to ask it anyway. This comes from a question that was asked at https://english....
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What's the point of down-voting example questions?

I'm not sure I understand why questions should be able to be down-voted. Isn't lack of up-voting sufficient? For a proposal in definition, it just seems perverse. A down-vote merely delays ...
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Can the Area 51 entry for the renamed beta site “Writing” have its name changed to match?

This is a question with two parts: a support request and a feature request. The beta site "Writing" recently had its name changed from "Writers." However, Area 51 still lists it under the original ...
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Why are some frameworks marked as duplicates while others are allowed to be thier own site?

Yesterday, I tried to create the "Laravel" site and it got flagged as a duplicate. But yet there are other frameworks such as "Wordpress" & "Drupal" who got their own SE site. So what is the ...
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What type of things should you put in the “Publicizing Proposal” section?

I want to propose a new community, but one of the required blanks is " Please describe or link to the community where you will be publicizing this proposal:". I do not know what to put in there. Could ...
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Editorial line for a new Q&A site

I am considering using a SE site as an alternative to a scientific journal publication for short results, since it has the advantage of allowing an active feedback from the community. However, I ...
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Can we edit the description and replace 'Special-needs' with something else?

I was sharing this post with my Facebook friends and groups, and they said that this was a good idea, but many members he disability community despise the phrase 'special needs', as it has some ...
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Is this about current, ancient or learning languages – or all of that?

Proposal: Indian Languages Is this proposal about current languages, ancient languages, learning current or ancient languages or all of that together?
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Can we also have a site devoted to Sign Language?

I think this would be very helpful to the deaf community, as well as people who are blind, or deaf-blind. Proposal: Accessibility
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Be sure to sign up and add/upvote questions

A reminder: This is a proposal right now. It's not a live forum yet. in order for this proposal to move forward, we need (as of 6/6 at 12:22EDT) 28 more example questions to be upvoted 10 or more ...
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Does this mainframe proposal cover architectural decisions and administration?

Proposal: Mainframes Mainframes do not exist "alone" (as opposed to desktop systems, embedded solutions and other all-in-one boxes), but rely on a solid infrastructure available on-site, such as ...
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Will this proposal take Archaeology questions, and if yes, to what extent?

Proposal: Sociology and Anthropology Prompted by this example question and the comments there, I'm wondering whether this proposal/stack will take archaeology questions or not. Wikipedia explains ...
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Does this mainframe proposal cover both Z hardware and software or just software?

Proposal: Mainframes If the proposal includes hardware, does it include emulators (e.g. zPDT, Hercules), or is it restricted to 'real' hardware?
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Scope of mainframes proposal?

Proposal: Mainframes Is this proposal specific to the mainframes descended from the IBM System/360, or does it also include architectures from other vendors or no longer in use? I favor the proposal ...
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Should the description of the LBRY protocol proposal be changed?

Proposal: LBRY Protocol The description in the LBRY protocol proposal sounds a bit like the site is directed towards new users, and the list of people this would be relevant for looks a bit like a ...
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Do you have any tips on how we can improve the questions for the LBRY Protocol?

Proposal: LBRY Protocol Do you have any tips on how we can improve the questions for the LBRY Protocol? I know we should be objective and specific, but are there some methods which will really draw ...
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What is a private beta?

When I see an proposal saying "private beta" but I can go into it, what is a "private beta"? I think it is just saying the owner can visit, but I can visit the site.
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Area51 claims sites have zero or near-zero visits [duplicate]

Area51 is claiming beta sites have 0 visits/day. For example, iota: For the most heavily visited beta site, islam, it claims 2 visits/day (35k/day according to the sites list): Something is wrong!
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Don't delete questions about deleted proposals when they reference other (not deleted) proposals

There were two questions related to the Semitic Languages proposal which were also linked to the old proposal on that topic. Now that the old proposal has been removed, those questions have been ...
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Monero, Litecoin, other cryptocurrencies… Should be merged with Bitcoin SE

There are many proposals for cryptocurrencies, such as Monero. The point is, theres already a Bitcoin SE. Shouldn’t the other cryptocurrencies be combined? By the way, there are hundreds and hundreds ...
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Gujarati Language

Gujarati is widely known language is in India, as of now many people want to learn gujarati language so this site would be useful to those who want to learn gujarati
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Should Stock Exchange offer specific investment advice?

Proposal: Stock Exchange Would this site accommodate questions like "I have $[amount] to invest, what stocks should I buy?" or "I own [stock], should I hold or sell it?"

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