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My rep's under 300 here. Could tags be added?

I've posted How can I get Yoast SEO under Wordpress to display multilevel heirarchical breadcrumbs?, but was not allowed to create tags "breadcrumb" and "yoast-seo". Could someone with sufficient ...
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Where did my comments go?

I'm pretty sure I made two comments on this question yesterday, one of which I deleted. However, today I have no comments on the question? Just curious what happened to my comment? UPDATE 2018-05-20:...
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Main Webmasters chat room is frozen - can this be unfrozen?

I just noticed that the main Webmasters chat room is frozen (for being inactive for a period of time) - can this be unfrozen? I assume unfreezing would be preferable to creating a new Webmasters ...
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How can I procceed when a question is deleted with an invalid criteria?

Sorry for asking that but it's the first time that happens to me and I'm interested on giving the right steps following the site rules. I have asked something about how the inner working of a ...
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My question has disappeared without a trace - what happened?

On August 28, I posted a question titled A continuous website URL rechecker for Linux?: I am unable to find any trace of this question on the site, not even in my own user's activity. How is this ...
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Error message received while trying to post a question: You can only post once every 40 minutes

While posting a question, I received an error message from the system: You can only post once every 40 minutes. Here is a screenshot of my post and the error message: However, I haven't asked ...
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Are migrations done automatically?

I posted a question https://stackoverflow.com/questions/44456892/is-it-ok-to-set-a-background-image-in-the-html-element that was migrated to SO within 5 seconds of being posted. Is there are bot that ...
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Do SE sites have any control over 'community'?

I understand that 'community' is a bot https://webmasters.stackexchange.com/users/-1/community but I am curious if each SE site has some control over how it works specifically for that site.
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Are we speaking Russian now?

I realize that Russia hacked e-mail that stole the election from Hillary [humor]... that is depending upon who you listen to... but it seems that Goyllo has discovered something that should be ...
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Vote dissappeared — I know I voted on this question and answer yesterday

I typically go through the posts on the home page that were bumped by the Community user, review the question and answers, and vote on them. Yesterday after the long weekend, about half the posts on ...
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Question has not been migrated but has answer from non-user?

This recent question (asked 5 hours ago) was answered (and accepted) 2 hours ago by a user that does not appear to have an account on this site. It was also edited by the same user just 1 hour ago. ...
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Which site of stack exchange is the best place to discuss domain deals?

like: whether domain xx is good or not whether a domain is worth $1000 or not how to buy a domain from a foreign vendor
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Project Reduplication of Deduplication - ProWebmasters

Stack Exchange recently started a collaboration project with the University of Melbourne, in an attempt to improve the automatic detection of duplicate questions. More information on the project and ...
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Can I please have the bounty back?

Installing Comodo software on an Apache-based Modsecurity module No one answered in a week and most likely there won't be an answer.
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How is the help feature for writing comments implemented on this site?

Of the half dozen or so stackexchange sites I have personal experience with, this one, webmasters, is the only one I have seen where as soon as I start to write a comment, the Help cheatsheet is ...
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Why is this question still featured?

https://webmasters.stackexchange.com/?tab=featured So, I was rewarded with bounty yesterday, and this question appears on featured list. Why is that so? Is it some kind of bug or? This is the ...
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adsense question ok?

May I ask a question about adsense, specifically how could I get paid something like 10 USD for just one click today? Because normally I never get that much for a click. How much can it vary and what ...
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Can we get a wildcard asterisk for selecting multiple tags to include & ignore?

Can we get a wildcard asterisk for selecting multiple tags to include & ignore? If I want to include "search-engine" & "search-engines", can I use "search-engine*" to highlight both in the ...
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Can I reply to moderator's question edit?

I've seen that a moderator edited my question and I wanted to know if it is possible to leave a reply. I've seen I can edit the question again, but I think this could end up in the moderator editing ...
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Duplicate question from other SE sites

Are duplicate question from other SE sites allowed to be posted? I would guess that they would not be as the question should be posted in the appropriate SE site and not on multiples to gain more view/...
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sufficient points to answer questions but can't

I would like to answer this question, however it states that I will need 10 reputation to answer it as it has been protected by the Community. I currently have 101 reputation, why should I be seeing ...
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Question deleted because moderator thinks it looks like a spam and it is unacceptable

I just asked question about pricing of DMCLOUD.net a cloud host provider; and it got deleted by a moderator within a second for the reason that it is a spam and it is unnacceptable: This looks ...
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Is there any option to un-flag an answer that is flagged by me?

I have flagged an answer (PDF conversion on website using ASP.NET platform) by mistake. Is there any option to un-flag it?
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How can I appeal a deletion for “promotion”?

I posted two answers on two similar questions 1, 2. Both were deleted with the same message: Promotion of specific websites like imelda immobilien is not permitted here. – Stephen Ostermiller♦ ...
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Disappearing comments? [duplicate]

Yesterday (about 18 hours ago) I answered this question and put some comments to my own answer. Today, I have revisited it and added three comments to someone else answers. Particularly to this one (...
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Answer deleted by moderator, but would have preferred edit

I have answered a question about a CDN, and added some clues on how to go further using other existing concurrent services. As the owner of such a service, I included the link to it, among others, ...
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Old Questions popping up to the top of the page again?

I have saw and just answered a question that is a year old now by mistake. For some reason, even by looking at comments, answers, and edits, there is no reason why it should pop up at the top of the ...
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How do you report Bugs

I've encounted a bug on the Stack exchange sites, how do i report it or more so who do i report it too? If this is the wrong place to ask please can you link me to the right place to ask the question.
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Migrating an off topic question doesn't have all other stack exchange sites [duplicate]

When I tried to flag an off topic question which belongs to http://webapps.stackexchange.com I didn't find that site in Flagging > Closing > Off-Topic > Migration and I found only 4 sites ...
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Can't unvote accidental election vote?

Due to an occasional goofy issue in how my browser loads some pages, I accidentally cast a vote in moderator election. Is there a way to undo it? I can't find one.
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Difference between this meta site and the main site

What is the difference between webmasters.stackexchange.com and meta.webmasters.stackexchange.com? My reputation count is same in both accounts but other details are different. In webmasters....
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Can I open a question about Social Media?

Just wondering: Can I open a question about Social Media Management and Strategy? If answer is no, then, is there other StackExchange site for this?
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Re-open queue has really old posts appearing now

I'm seeing items in the re-open queue that haven't been touch for a year or more. For example one I'm looking at was asked Jul 23 2012 at 15:40, then closed four minutes later. The community user ...
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Where is it mentioned that tool recommendation questions are off-topic?

My question was put on hold with this reason: "Questions asking us to recommend a tool, library or favorite off-site resource are off-topic for Pro Webmasters as they tend to attract opinionated ...
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Who has downvoted my questions?

On Pro Webmasters, a number of my open questions and answers have been suspiciously downvoted (unfairly, in my opinion), whilst the answers by others to my own questions (to those same questions which ...
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I didn't think this question wasn't constructive, why am I listed as voting that way?

I voted to close this question as "too localized". As far as I am concerned, it is a valid, constructive question. It has a right answer (and I was even able to find it). Nobody else is going ...
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why was this question closed? (chinese video host)

I made a question asking for recommendations for a chinese video hosting service: https://webmasters.stackexchange.com/questions/45266/i-need-a-chinese-video-service-with-player-api it was closed as ...
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Whats the drill on Beta Stacks?

I've just noticed that Magento stack is in Beta, whats the policy regarding new topics made on webmasters during beta phases of stacks? Do we flag them as off-topic and recommend they go to Magento ...
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Moving questions TO webmasters [closed]

My primary interest is search engine optimization. As such, Pro Webmasters is the stack site at which I can be most helpful. However, I follow the SEO tag on StackOverflow as well. Just that tag ...
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Pro Webmasters AKA the Dumping Ground - Flagging old Questions good or not?

I'm going though all unanswered questions and it just seems a hell lot of these questions are not even webmasters and in fact not suitable for any Stack Exchange Site. It would seem that people are ...
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Options when a question is closed as “exact duplicate” (btw: it is not)

While questions with similar titles seems to be asked a lot on Pro Webmasters meta (yes, I've searched), they seem to survive because they are not about the same question. So I'll take my chances. ...
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How do I migrate a question here to StackOverflow?

I recently asked a question here, but in retrospect I'd rather have asked it at StackOverflow. Should I just ask the same question there, or request in my question to have a mod migrate it, or is ...
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Is this an appropriate forum for web design implementation and troubleshooting questions?

I often have to troubleshoot cross-browser and cross-platform CSS and HTML issues; I've asked some questions of this type on StackOveflow, but some of the questions I've asked there bore no fruit, ...
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Why was this question closed for being too localized?

In the link below I'm asking a question about language based subfolders and their affect on language in Google search results. My question can be applied to all sites adding translations to their ...
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Why was my figcaption question migrated?

I had a question here on Webmasters about tables, figures, and figcaptions. Today it was migrated to StackOverflow (https://stackoverflow.com/questions/12783679/a-table-in-a-figure-use-caption-or-...
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Why is this off-topic/where should I ask?

I don't know for certain why this was closed as off-topic. I hate asking these types of questions, but having read the FAQ, I felt webmasters was the place to ask. Why do differant domains have ...
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Reputation stopped growing at 1451. Why?

My reputation stopped changing on June 28th https://webmasters.stackexchange.com/users/6355/osvaldo?tab=reputation&sort=time&StartDate=2012-08-12%2016:27:35Z But I've made a reply and had 3 ...
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duplicate question

My question, mediawiki-hosting, was closed as a duplicate, but the supposedly duplicate question does not answer my question: My question is about wiki-as-a-service, the linked question is about ...
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When will we have elections? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: 2012 Community Moderator Election I just looked at https://webmasters.stackexchange.com/election, and it looks like the last time that we had elections was over a year ago. I'...
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Is Black Hat SEO On topic

I'm wondering if this site has any specific policy regarding black hat seo questions. This question could pop up in the future, and I figured that it might be a good idea to have it writen down. Also, ...