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Can we require comments on downvotes?
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The anonymous nature of the voting process is extremely valuable and integral part of how the site works. As users, we have 30 votes a day to spend how we wish. There is no rule about what votes mean....

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Should a question be judged on its level of "expertise"?
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No. As long as it is on topic, the question should be judged on the quality of the question itself. We do want interesting, difficult, and "expert" questions, but there's plenty of room for the ...

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Question "bumping" - is it ok?
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Are there absolutely no improvements you could make to your answer, the question, or any other post? Arbitrary bumping is frowned on (and can attract downvotes). Improving posts (along with some ...

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DND4.0 - Should Links to DDI Material be Encouraged or Discouraged?
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My vote is to keep the links in the answer as a supplemental resource, as long as you include a summary or cite the relevant bits so the question/answer stands on its own for those of us without a ...

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Promoting my work on this site
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First off, make sure it's a good product. :) If it applies directly to the question, include it. If people agree with you, they'll vote it up. Add links to your stuff from your user profile page. ...

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Write an Elevator Pitch / Tagline
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Ask the Table (motto)

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Where did the Community Wiki option go?
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It's not your head. :) The Community Wiki option has been removed from general use and is now a mod-only option. If it really needs to be CW, I think the way to do it is to flag it for moderator ...

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How to contact a user?
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If you use the @-style comment replies, they'll be notified immediately if they are logged in or as soon as they next log in if they are not. See How do @replies work? over on MSO for more. Assuming ...

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Did you spot a redundant tag? Possible tag synonym? Post it here.
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battlemat <-> battlemap <-> battle-map <-> battle-mat Not sure which is best and it should probably be synonym-ized, unless I'm missing some distinction between them. Personally, I use ...

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Terminology - Does AD&D (adnd tag) specifically refer to AD&D 1st Edition?
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I can't speak for how everyone will use the term in their questions... :) But Yes, that is what the adnd is for. To quote the discussion about the d&d tags (from SevenSidedDie's answer): adnd ...

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Should Community Wikis have multiple Answer posts?
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If the list has an implicit request for quality ranking between the answers or a grading of the answers, the different items should each be their own answer and voted on separately. Such as resources ...

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What does Community Wiki (CW) mean?
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Basically, they are posts that are owned by the community with a much lower reputation threshold for editing. They are sometimes used when the poster wants others to collaborate and add to their ...

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Appropriate Place To Ask For Reviews/Criticisms on Campaign Log / GM Skills?
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My sense is no, posting an entire campaign log as a single question is outside the scope of the site because that would be a very large, complex discussion with multiple facets and interpretations. A ...

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How should I approach editing?
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You can also encourage the original poster to improve their question. A simple comment along the lines of "Hey! That's a nice question, but you've got some spelling and mistakes and people will take ...

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Proposed tag synonyms for [dnd4.0]
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I propose we change to the short form tags proposed by SevenSidedDie now, see if or how that affects traffic, and leave the "longer tag form / wiki would solve it" question open until we get a ...

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Write an Elevator Pitch / Tagline
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Sage Advice for every role-playing game. (Tagline)

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Is there a way to track progress towards the badges
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This answer is only looking at the Copy Editor / Strunk & White badges: The short answer is no, as far as I can tell after searching MSO. The medium answer is to check out these posts on meta ...

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How should we promote this site
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Use your own personal flair! (follow that link to find your own!) Mine: The simple one is at https://rpg.stackexchange.com/users/flair/ [userid] .png but check out the flair page for more options. ...

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Where is the link to get from the new chat page back to meta/parent site?
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The logo in the upper left of the All Rooms chat landing page now links back to the parent site like I expected it to.

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Improve your table-top experience! (Tagline)

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How to know what last affected my reputation?
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I do it by clicking the "envelope" and selecting the reputation tab and click on 'today'. I don't know why this is different than the reputation tab on the user id page.

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What are the meta tags?
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combat This is only about its use with dnd-4e. It is used under other systems and that may be fine, but I'm not as familiar with them. As near as I can tell, this tag means everything that happens ...

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Countdown indicator to end of beta (or count up from the start)
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Stats for the beta period can be found at the Area51 page for RPG. Area51 is the launch pad for new Stack Exchange sites.

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Does the new spoiler code work?
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Do a Ctrl-F5 for a hard refresh to get the new code into your local cache. >! although the two next to each other in your question body >! still do not get hidden while they are separated by ...

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Quests and Answers: What you're seeking is here. (tagline?)

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We accept you Quest(ion)! (tagline)

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Gain table-top XP!

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How to know what last affected my reputation?
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I also just found the reputation audit. Check out your own audit here (you must be logged in). The questions are listed by ID and you can create the URL by id number: using rpg.stackexchange.com/...

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What do you think about "A Grimoire of Magic Item Curses and Boons"?
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This is a comment I left on the original question: Would you say the question "What are properties that when added to a magic item bump its effective level up by one?" is within the scope of ...

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Domain Name Suggestions?
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TotalPartyKill.info Total-Party-Kill.com

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