Skip to main content
54 votes

Recent influx of new users with female "glamour" pics for profile

Please only vote on this post if you agree (in which case, upvote). If you disagree, upvote the other answer. Only vote once, please! Math Stack Exchange should leave users with "glamour" or "...
Chris's user avatar
  • 4,875
44 votes
Accepted

Recent influx of new users with female "glamour" pics for profile

(Originally suggested by AmWhy) Please only vote on this post if you agree (in which case, upvote). If you disagree, upvote the other answer. Only vote once, please! Math Stack Exchange should ...
Chris's user avatar
  • 4,875
34 votes

About putting a -passed away- notice on some user’s profiles, but having prior approval from the close relatives

In the interest of transparency, the moderation team has discussed this issue in the past. For example, in February, it was brought to our attention that Christian Blatter passed on 31 May 2021. ...
Xander Henderson's user avatar
11 votes
Accepted

Why don't my gold badges show up in my profile?

You can't track the Famous Question badge; basically, you cannot track badges which pertain to a single post. Some others might be too expensive (in terms of system performance) to track. See this ...
Glorfindel's user avatar
  • 3,965
10 votes

Recent influx of new users with female "glamour" pics for profile

First of all, Chris, your answer asks another question, that's not what you asked in your question. Certainly there's been some discussion, because your question was tagged "discussion." Although ...
amWhy's user avatar
  • 210k
7 votes
Accepted

View sign-in history

A brief answer is that you should go to your profile and click on the number of consecutive days. (Remember that you'll find this in the profile tab, not in the activity tab.) You can find more ...
Martin Sleziak's user avatar
6 votes

How do I edit my bio?

Go to your profile page on the main site (not on meta or it won't work), then click on Edit Profile & Settings in the navbar.
Najib Idrissi's user avatar
6 votes

Trouble displaying profile pictures

I get that too. Started noticing it a few months ago. The few I investigated seemed to be hosted "off-site", like the URLs for the <img> tag was on ...
JonathanZ's user avatar
  • 11k
5 votes
Accepted

List of earned bounties shows the state of question, not the answer.

Thank you for reporting this issue. A fix was deployed! Now the Earned Bounty list shows answer information instead of question information.
Shiyao Li's user avatar
  • 101
4 votes

What to do about inappropriate language in user profiles?

I think there needs to be guidance that's not buried in the comments. Flag one of the user's posts, even if the post itself is not offensive like the user's profile bio. From the options that come ...
4 votes
Accepted

Which is my identicon?

This will be fixed in the next builds. You were experiencing a bug that affects Gravatar/Identicon users who have capital letters in their email address. Because we request icons of various sizes, ...
Brian Nickel's user avatar
4 votes

View sign-in history

When you click your own profile, the default tab is the activity tab. You should go to the "Profile" tab, where you can see the "visited $x$ days, $y$ consecutive" text. Click this text to show the ...
Asaf Karagila's user avatar
  • 396k
3 votes

Reputation numbers and the meaning of some items in my control panel.

The number in the top bar is the total of your reputation points on the site (these are 437 at the moment). Having many points gives you additional options on the site; for example once on has 50 ...
quid's user avatar
  • 42.3k
1 vote

Recent influx of new users with female "glamour" pics for profile

I think addressing the issue of "false profile pictures" can be informed by: Understanding what profile pictures are intended to accomplish What profile pictures accomplish that are against the ...
Χpẘ's user avatar
  • 1,140

Only top scored, non community-wiki answers of a minimum length are eligible