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Misleading migration reason in automated text box

Whenever we migrate a question to Stack Overflow now, the justification text is misleading the person who asked the question (and probably everyone else): This question was migrated to Stack ...
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How to ask off-topic questions: just award a bounty

Just saw this question WooCommerce Tax Filter Not Fired. It is about WooCommerce, so I quickly wanted to vote-close it as off topic but got a notice: This question has an open bounty and cannot be ...
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Why the wordpress development stackexchange group continue to be so full of useless cops?

I'm here since several years now. I pointed out several times how useless is to be so restrictives about 'offtopic' plugins questions. Wordpress plugin questions are not off topic here, they really ...
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Spelling on “Help Center > Asking”

On Help Center > Asking there is: try StackOverflow ... administration - try ServerFault ... try WebApps That should be: try Stack Overflow ... administration - try Server Fault ... try Web ...
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Misplaced “Tools” link on the Review page

The "Tools" link on the "Review" page has been misplaced for some days or even weeks now. It was on the left side before and looked just like the "Review" link, and now it is on the far right side and ...
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Code blocks aren't tall enough

The CSS styling for code blocks isn't tall enough, and causes issues on single line code blocks, for example: hello hello hello hello hello hello hello hello hello hello hello hello hello hello hello ...
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Bad SSL Certificate for meta.wordpress.stackexchange.com on redirect

Visiting https://meta.wordpress.stackexchange.com redirects here, but not before Chrome gives a full page SSL invalid warning
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Certificate error on this meta

Getting certificate error for this meta in Chrome/Vivaldi: Your connection is not private Attackers might be trying to steal your information from meta.wordpress.stackexchange.com (for example,...
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error occurred submitting an edit

I keep getting this error whenever I tried to make an edit or post a question/answer: Yet, my edit goes through. I am not sure why this happens to me and what I can do to fix this. Any ...
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502 error for the community user's gravatar

On the questions page the community user has a broken image: The error message in Chrome is: https://www.gravatar.com/avatar/a007be5a61f6aa8f3e85ae2fc18dd66e?s=32&d=identicon&r=PG Failed to ...
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Low quality flag does not display on old answers

This has now happened a couple of times where the low quality flagging option is missing on old answers. You only have the options to flag the answer as spam, rude, not an answer and then the custom ...
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Newsletter design not up to date with site design [duplicate]

While our site (both meta and main) got a new design, the newsletter still says "WordPress Answers" and reflects the old design. Please update that one as well.
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Problem with badge section

I've noticed a strange behaviour with badge section at the bottom. Here's the picture of it. Some css file needs to be fixed. I've encountered this few minutes ago. It happens on Wordpress stack ...
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Old newsletter design

I just got our newsletter and discovered that it still has the old design and the even older name, besides the new name in the subject: Subject: WordPress Development Weekly Newsletter - Thursday, ...
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Not able to answer protected question despite enough reputation

Why would I not be allowed to answer? My reputation is 101. Is it because the reputation count includes 100 bonus reputation? On the privileges page, I am able to see that I have the rights to answer ...
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Flag count numbers are hard to read again

We had this problem some years ago, now it is back: the flag count in the moderator dashboard is barely readable. It is not just the contrast: the letter spacing and the pure font size are also too ...
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Typo in http://wordpress.stackexchange.com/help/privileges/chat-rooms?

there is a typo in the last line of this page i think. https://wordpress.stackexchange.com/help/privileges/chat-rooms At 100 reputation you also get access to the "Upload image" button in chat. It ...
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No “ping notices” in my inbox today!

It looks like the "user ping notices" in the comments are not showing up in my inbox today. For example is Pieter Goosen using @birgire in two comments today: here and here, but there are no notices ...
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Spoilers and code formatting not working

Please fix that as it does already work on Puzzling.SE (or show me what I am doing wrong). Thanks in advance. The following code is not hidden when using >! hidden/spoiler mark up.
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Is markdown for reference-style links not working?

I am using the syntax for reference-style links as shown here: Markdown Editing Help - WordPress Development Stack Exchange From the example: Here's a reference-style link to [Google][1]. [1]: ...
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SE network ads still use the old site name

After Site Name: The Final Chapter it would appear that that name "WordPress Answers" is dead, but it survives in the cross-site promotion ads that SE shows in the sidebar. I saw this one just now, on ...
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SSL Certificate for WPSE Meta invalid

I just realised that https://wordpress.meta.stackexchange.com/ doesn't have a proper SSL certificate set as the site kind of broke when using HTTPS Everywhere. The main site is fine, just the meta ...
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Flagging pop-up screen covered by answer text field

When I'm at work and have free time, I usually spent that time on WPSE anwering or editing or flagging a question. I'm currently using my phone to do that, which is a Blackberry 9320. I've picked up ...
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Uncapitalized automatic comment for close-as-duplicate vote

Anyone else noticed the not capitalized automatic comment when voting a question to be closed as duplicate? possible duplicate of Title of the Original Question Here. Would it be too much to ask ...
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Question overlaps sidebar on Google Chrome

The question overlaps to the sidebar as can be seen that the word 'website' overlaps the word 'ASKED', using Google Chrome Version 32.0.1700.107 on Ubuntu 12.04 EDIT My screen resolution is 1024x600
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How is the “Helpful flags” count on the Election page calculated?

I only ask because the number displayed by my nomination is different from that on my profile. Are these only recent helpful flags, or some such? Potential bug?
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Flagging modal is hidden/obstructed on mobile view

I'm experiencing a ui/ux bug when using WPSE on my phone, using the mobile view of this site. Whenever I try to flag a question, the modal ends up being hidden behind the answer textarea or answering ...
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Buggy behavior when turning ignored tag into synonym of favorited tag

I just wondered why some plugin-related questions were grayed out, while I even chose <plugins> one of my favorite tags. I then took a look at the favorite and ignored tags, and found <...
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Low Quality queue without options

Again I got a deleted post in the queue. What shall I do there? Simply hit skip? Guess that's a bug. Now I hit the review "low quality" queue again and guess what: The answer apeared again... ...
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Someone tagged me in comment, but I's not notified

I'm talking about this comment, where the MagentoBoy tagged me in his comment. But I found no Notification: In this image, the lowest notification was of 2 days ago, while the comment I'm saying ...
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Phantom flag notice in moderator tools

Ever since I earned the Rep to see the moderator tools section on the "Review" screen, I have been puzzled by what I am calling "phantom" flag notices. That is, part of the screen appears to indicate ...
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WP.SE.Com Built in Editor Bug

Today I tried a text with bold+normal face in a single word. When I separated them as bold + normal — I can write them, like: got me. But if I join them like: "gotme" and try to bold the part "...
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Wrong message for duplicates

The message for a duplicate question is wrong: This question has been asked before and already has an answer. If those answers do not fully address your question, please ask a new question. The ...
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Missing verb in off-topic reason

as it to attract should be something like: as it tends to attract
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Relative Answer and Comment Times Are Wrong

The relative comment times appear to be wrong. I answered a question two days ago as you can see in the screenshot yet the relative time still says it was answered 'yesterday'.
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Hidden on topic page

Our FAQ is gone, there is a new help page now. Somewhere, hidden between 27 other links is a link named What topics can I ask about here? No one will ever read this. We cannot edit the main help ...
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Bug in the Tag Wiki edit form

There is a minor bug in the tag wiki edit form. In FireFox on Debian, the "excerpt" box is partially covered by the right hand sidebar. It makes editing the excerpt a bit annoying as you can't see ...
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Inconsistency regarding questions

On WPSE, I noticed several times on several days some inconsistencies regarding the questions. Sometimes I don't see any question (no matter what tab I'm on). Now I discovered a somewhat more buggy ...
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How to get more than 30 badges in less than 10 minutes?

I just noticed our t31os was flooded with badges: I think he deserved these badges, but I want to understand why he got all in one rush. For example this organizer badge for an edit from 2011 comes ...
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Related Box Padding

There's broken padding/margin on the bottom of the related box, Chrome 26 on OS X Mountain Lion
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Expiration of Close Votes

As gleaned from a comment to a different meta question, I learned that close votes "expire" after a certain time period. It appears, though, that those who have voted to close a question are then ...
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Wrong link for “Why was your post deleted?”

This question (visible for mods and 10k users only) was deleted by its owner. The message under my answer looks like this: The link goes to to our FAQ. All the explanations there suggest the answerer ...
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Please stop designing SE on Mac 720 inch displays

Most of the time, when I code, I work on a non-HD, non-retina, non-glitter, non-shiny, non-Mac Laptop. And honestly, how would I read the content when there's no space left for content?
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StopPress chat not working for me

StopPress, why you no work? Been a few days.
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Improve the template for Community Ads

The current template for community ads looks like this: [![Tagline to show on mouseover][1]][2] [1]: http://image-url [2]: http://clickthrough-url This is rendered in the preview on page ...
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Error reviewing suggested edits on own post

Logged in and got a notification that there was a suggested edit on my post. Reviewed it, approved it, and then got an error: You need at least 2k reputation to review Suggested Edits. It appears ...
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Can I get notified when a Tag Edit is Rejected please?

I made some edits on the tag for e-commerce, but I wasn't made aware that it was rejected. Given that I have enough reputation to suggest / write tag wikis, I'd have expected to get a notification on ...
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Sub list items don't format properly

The sub list items just stick together too close. That looks really crappy and makes it hard to read. The purpose of a list is to make it easier to recognize. :) Example: For example: The product is ...
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New site naming policy and trademark issues for our stack

Due to name in changing policy our main site currently has simply "WordPress" as a title. This strongly clashes (in my opinion) with how WordPress foundation defines boundaries of trademark use and ...
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Better contrast for flag count

The flag counter in our moderation tools offers a generous contrast of 2% (two percent). This is almost unreadable. May I ask for a contrast of at least 10%? Update 23.03.2012 I have added the ...