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Feature Request: Add on perks apart from badges?

Should there be more attractive perks apart from badges? Awarding something like "Cups" for the best answer of the week or month.
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Arrow is too low

There used to be an arrow showing what section you are in. The earliest design post) shows it pretty clearly in this image under "Questions": Another more recent example of the correct behavior can ...
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Community Promotion Ads - 2018 [duplicate]

It's almost February in 2018, which isn't supposed to be the proper time to cycle these, but for this year it'll be once again, so we'll be refreshing the Community Promotion Ads for this year now! ...
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Create tag [synonym-request] for UX Meta

It's common on meta SE sites to have a tag named synonym-request. For an example, see Meta StackExchange. A request to add one tag as the synonym of another tag. Please be specific about which tag ...
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Add tag [macos], change [mac-os-x] to be its synonym

mac-os-x should be renamed to macos. The brand Mac OS X was changed to macOS alongside the announcement and release of macOS Sierra in 2016. To reflect this, we should change the tag to macos, but ...
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logging out of UX.stackexchange

I can't see a 'logout' button anywhere in the ux.stackexchange.com page. Advice was 'click on the 'StackExchange' logo (top left) to get the dropdown, but at present this just gets you a small screen ...
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Bottom-aligned header contents are bugging me

The new updates are probably still rolling out for the SE sites but I noticed this issue only on UX StackExchange. The second header has the logo and the navigation items aligned to the bottom which ...
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Any policy on “beating a dead horse”?

Today, I saw the resurfacing of an almost two-year old question. This question had already received 20 answers when the OP offered a +100 bounty, stating the following reason: This question has not ...
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When to close as “Primarily opinion based” in lieu of an answer?

I recently came across a question in the review queue that had attracted a couple close votes as "primarily opinion based" (What is the best practice for aligning table content for text/number mix). ...
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Visualization Plug-ins

As far an UI and UX are concerned, most posts in ux.stackexchange will require users to draw an image or diagram to support their answer. I do not know how practical this suggestion will be, also I ...
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z-index issue in activity page

In the Activity Page, the z-index of the Next Privilege tracker seems to have an issue as it is getting displayed on top of the Recent Achievements dropdown. This is a very recent issue. I am not ...
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StackExchange Log Out - Is the placement right?

How many of you had difficulties in finding out the logout button on stackexchange? Is the placement and the weightage given to it correct? Do stackexchange wants it's users not to logout? ;)
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How to remove the hold on a question which has been flagged as too broad?

What kind of qualitative and quantitative analysis are done during user research of the empathize phase of design thinking? I have edited the question to make it much more specific, but I am not sure ...
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Dear moderators, how shall I reword my question so it is not opinion-based anymore

I have never used meta, so I hope I am doing this right ... My problem lies with this question: Prototyping tool that allows independent scrolling of items It has been put on hold for being "opinion ...
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Is Stack Exchange a good model for UX

As UX is primarily opinion based, are people asking questions fighting a losing battle given the remit of SE as a primarily Q&A site? Oftentimes, especially with UX, people want opinions and give ...
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There are two tags for accessibility

I have found two tags for accessibility. The normal one, accessibility and one with wrong spelling: accesibility. Can someone delete the last one or merge them?
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Resizing attached images [duplicate]

I can understand the trouble with this as SE refers to images as external links and shows a preview here. But how about having some standard sizes (S,M,L) especially for portrait mode screenshots? ...
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Placement of the “Post your answer” field

I know the immediate answer to this question would be, "... because the user should go through the posted answers to see if anything new needs to be added" But, here's my point. UX (and most computer ...
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What is the benefit of the 2 day bounty delay?

I've quite often started a question that I find very important, to where I'm sure I'd like to reward a bounty on it. I would also like users to know that I value the question highly and that I will ...
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Is it ethical to offer design help for pro bono projects

Ok, guys here apparently have not much experience in UX design: Exhibition Audio Guide Tour: Text should be present or not At the same time, it seems to be a non-profit project. Should it be so, is ...
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Selecting another site for off-topic questions - a bug?

If a question belongs to another site, and I am voting to close it, how can I choose the right one? When selecting "This question belongs on another site in the Stack Exchange network" I can only see ...
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Anyone else is having this issue here in the web? (really annoying)

This had happened to me several times and I can't figure out why. When I hit de "post your question" button the red error cta appears no matter what I do and with no other explanation but "error ...
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Confusing position for the buttons

Is it a reason to have the same style for the buttons on a page? Also, it is the best position of the buttons in the section where you can add comments and answers? Maybe is just me, but I always ...
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Should we delete the [UX Designer] tag?

I was about to weed through ux-designer and noticed there are more instances I'd need to remove than to leave (and it's not very common anyway). This is one that pops up once in a while as a "can't ...
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Community Promotion Ads - 2017

It is a bit late into this new year, being that we're already in the second month, but we are now cycling the Community Promotion Ads for 2017! What are Community Promotion Ads? Community Promotion ...
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Dealing with questions from deleted users with no selected answer

This question was just bumped to the front page by 'Community': "Alternative for the escape key [numpad]?" I assume this is some sort of automated process that brings up questions that have no ...
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Would asking on how to utilize a UX feature be on-topic?

I am using (not designing) a program that have a specific UX feature. I want to ask how to utilize this feature. Would it be on-topic here? I have a number of practices to use it, and am looking for ...
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Why is this recent highly upvoted icon suggestion question not closed?

I was flabbergasted to see this question: I'm designing a no-data USB cable : How should the end be marked? not only in the "Hot Network Questions" sidebar, but receiving many upvotes, and not ...
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Why did this question receive so many down-votes?

I'm new to this site, so I'm not familiar with the community's standards for what makes a question good or bad. Why did the question "Putting the title bar at the bottom of the dialog?" receive so ...
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Received hat for posting on the 30th…on the 29th

Oops, I accidentally posted tomorrow. Even by stackoverflow's UTC timezone standards it is still the 29th. Am I missing something?
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Can I ask a question with my answers to select best one

I've gathered two or more answers to my own question that I haven't asked here in this community. My question is, can I ask my questions with the answers below it to find the best one after votes or ...
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How could I have made my deleted question about testers' income better?

[Question: could a moderator fish out the original question, if it would help, and add it to the end of this post for clarity. I asked a question on ux.stackexchange.com that I believe was deleted; ...
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How can I read a comment on a deleted post?

Someone directed a comment on a post at me and then the post was deleted. Now I have a tantalising two-line snippet of the comment but, when I click to read the whole comment, it just takes me to a "...
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What's the process for closing a bad-faith question?

I've started to think that a certain question might not have been asked in good faith. How would I raise that flag so that it gets reviewed?
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Why was the post about CLI vs GUI locked instead of protected?

The question Why are terminal consoles still used? was locked (...) due to the high amount of off-topic comments generated. I can imagine why: it's on the HNQ-list. But having it locked means ...
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Cannot delete my own comment to a locked post

Let me start by stating that I participate a little bit in this site, in the form of upvoting questions and answers and, as of today, flagging comments. Earlier today I came across 3 comments from ...
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I can't tell the difference between the clicked and unclicked link colours in “hot questions”

These colours for clicked and unclicked links are rather similar-looking shades of blue, on the main UX stackexchange page at least. I have to look very carefully to tell the difference. This is not ...
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The accept answer & favourite button are bugging my user experience

Edit: Bump As you may be able to see in the above image the accept answer button is too far to the right, the active accept answer button (the green one) is perfectly fine. The reason for this is ...
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Where and how to post UX review requests

I'd like to get feedback on the UX of various products ("how would you improve this site's UX?"). Are such open-ended questions anathema in this community? What sites do we refer users to who post ...
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Reputation boosting [duplicate]

Can we stop up-voting questions about google's UX, like "why Google has a button" or "why Google has no button.."? Nobody knows why until Google tells it publicly, and when Google does, it's ...
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Are questions about the 'Internet of Things' (IoT) on topic?

The ongoing Internet of Things (IoT) Area51 proposal reminded me of this site again. The tour of this site states: UX Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for User Experience Designers, ...
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Should I flag multiple posts from a spammer?

I've had a couple of experiences lately where I've noticed users posting (presumably) their own website/project links as answers on multiple questions. Here's an example: https://ux.stackexchange.com/...
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Should the datetimepicker tag be renamed?

The datetimepicker tag has two problems in my opinion. Firstly, the name of the tag is incorrect because datetimepicker is not a word. However, I can understand why this name was introduced, since ...
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Why are questions with answers showing up in the Unanswered Questions tab?

This is my first post to meta, so perhaps there's a really simple answer for this... but when I go to the Unanswered Questions tab, I see mostly questions that have answers provided. Does Unanswered ...
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Expiring bounties assigned automatically - what now?

I've recently put a bounty on someone else's question, and unfortunately I was away during the period of time I was given to allocate the bounty. I had an answer in mind, I just failed to "do it" ...
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What's the story behind the star theme?

I find the site's theme to be pleasing to the eye. However, just out of curiosity, what's up with the star theme? Where did that come from? There's a star embedded in the "UX" logo, and the badges ...
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What is not allowed

One of the questions (not mine) asked on the main site got a comment from a moderating stating: "Asking a question about the affordance of a flat button is fine. Asking for feedback on your design or ...
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Should questions about the user experience of the site itself be on meta or the main site?

Should questions about the user experience of the UX Stack Exchange site itself be on meta or the main site? Questions about the site itself should be on meta Questions about user experience are on-...
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Questions on trading card layouts

I'm in the process of designing the cards for a card game I've made. Are questions related to this on topic Here?
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Mod edited my comment and made it ruder

This happened years ago now, and perhaps it's a stupidly petty thing to care about, but I came across the comment again recently while Googling myself and was once again a little upset about it. This ...

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