peterh
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Should old questions be retitled?
10 votes

Yes, there is no such thing as "obsolete question" on the SE. If you can improve a post, question or answer, then improve. It doesn't matter, how old it is. If you edit a question title, or make any ...

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Will deleting my own downvoted question negatively affect those who responded?
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7 votes

You can't delete even your own question if it has at least an answer with an upvote (it doesn't matter if it has downvotes) it has multiple answers Such questions can be deleted only by mods, or by ...

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Mathematics StackExchange vs Mathoverflow
5 votes

About the background: MathOverflow is being done by a non-profit organization which pays for the SE for their site. MathSE is an SE site about mathematics, started by the community with the ordinary ...

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Sum of reputation on created on M.SE
5 votes

Actually, all of such data is available on the http://data.stackexchange.com . It requires a little bit of ms-sql skills to query it. Generally non-available data (for example, the voter accounts) ...

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Have there been no moderator elections since December 2014?
4 votes

I think the reason is in this query. It is the site activity history (number of open, closed, deleted questions per month). So, new election will happen, if One of the mods commits some unforgivable ...

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How to produce a list of my own deleted answers?
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3 votes

Recently this feature was added to the SE. You can get a list of your own deleted posts by clicking here. You can do it only if you have at least 10000 reputation. Extension, 2021: now everybody can ...

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What should be the role of *Welcome to MSE*?
0 votes

I would suggest to tolerate the lack of MathJax from newbies. Typically, I do it so that I fix only a part of his/her post, and advice him to follow in a comment. So he/she can see, that it is ...

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What mechanisms are there to stop people from simply creating a new account if they've been question banned?
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The question escalates to the point, what can the SE do with wrongdoings by the same person, from continuously re-created (and banned) accounts. The answer is, that doing this "correctly", the SE has ...

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2018 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection
-4 votes

Where do you want to move the site? You want more content, friendlier atmosphere, lesser mean quality? Or, you want lesser content, many closed - deleted posts, but higher mean quality?

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Requests for Reopen & Undeletion Votes (volume 07/2018 - 12/2020)
-5 votes

Undeleted,reopened Is the sum of singular and nonsingular matrix always a nonsingular matrix? archive.org backup +6 question with thousands of views and with two, +18 answers. Created in 2016, ...

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Requests for Reopen & Undeletion Votes (volume 07/2018 - 12/2020)
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Undeleted, deleted, undeleted, reopened Minimize a+b+c+d given LCM(a,b,c,d)=1000 [closed]

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Requests for Reopen & Undeletion Votes (volume 07/2018 - 12/2020)
-8 votes

Ratio problem for aptitude exam in India [closed] None of the questions was eligible for a deletion, and also their closure reason is highly problematic.

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