Questions tagged [cross-posting]

Cross Posting refers to posting the same question over multiple Stack Exchange sites.

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Asking the same question on MSE and MO

Under what circumstances is it acceptable to post the same question on Math Stack Exchange and on Math Overflow? More specifically, I want to know if it is acceptable to duplicate the question if I ...
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Moderator Supported (Official) Guidelines for “Legitimate” CrossPosting?

I recently posted a question in stats/cv that could just as easily be posted here. As a matter of fact, it feels like it should be in both places! I've searched meta and have seen some related ...
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Is cross-posted forbidden/discouraged on Stack Exchange sites? If so, why?

Math people: I have never posted a question to Mathematics meta before and I hope this is the right thing to do. Yesterday I posted a question to Math Stack Exchange (is there a name for this ...
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Cross posting, or flag for migration?

Now that MathOverflow is within a flag for moderator away, comes the question. Suppose that you post a question on MSE, and it's a good question and you get some positive feedback. However nothing ...
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I found MO has been included in SE network today

Is it okay to cross post questions on MO and MSE anymore? How about ask a question on MSE after posting on MO but not getting answers, or vice versa?
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Is cross-posting the same question to multiple sites not allowed when it is on-topic everywhere?

I recently asked this question Why Newton wanted lines to be generated by continued motion of points rather than by apposition of parts? in MSE. I did get response on the day of my submission of ...
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Can questions be “shared” within sites?

Most questions on Math.SE clearly belong on this site, while others are perhaps better answered elsewhere. But there are questions that, it seems to me, really fit well in more than one site. An ...
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Questions posted on Math.SE and other SE sites

How should questions that are posted (by the same asker) on Math.SE and another Stack Exchange site be handled? The general Stack Exchange policy is that multi-posting is strongly discouraged. On ...
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questions asked simultaneously on other SE sites

I noticed today that a used had asked the same question both on math.SE and on cs.SE (see https://math.stackexchange.com/questions/181291/which-languages-are-decidable#comment417845_181291 and https://...
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What to do with my cross-posted question that got answered elsewhere?

On MSE I recently asked a question which remained unanswered for a couple of weeks, at which point I cross-posted it on MO where it was answered. What should be done now with the unanswered question ...
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Drawing attention to a question in another StackExchange site

I asked a question in CrossValidated Stack Exchange site because it deals with probability distributions. But it is a theoretical question (although I think it does not involve high-level maths). I am ...
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Didn't get an answer, should I cross post to cross validated

I asked a question yesterday about having an example about maximum a posteriori estimation on math stack exchange but haven't got an answer yet. Since the subject is about Bayesian statistics, should ...
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How do I move a post to another forum, like CV/stats?

So yesterday I asked this question here, but I think that is might get more attention over at Stats/CV. How do I move it, or ask someone to move it? I ask because I was tempted to delete it ...