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Rules about broad questions

In most SE websites (e.g : Academia, Stack Overflow...) questions considered to be too broad and questions which can accept too many valid answers are close. I was going to post a PSA on reddit ...
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Boilerplate in answers directing users to mark as accepted?

I'm not sure the network permits this, "If this answers your question, please click on the check mark to accept. Let's keep up on forum maintenance. ;-)" There are 1,500 that have this message ...
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Should questions/answers have the dates (deadlines)?

Can psets be graded a second time in edX? Is it important or relevant to state something need/want to up until the 31 Dec 2014 deadline. It seems like adding in a deadline will make the ...
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Course ending on December 31st 2018

So I logged into edx and when I was looking at the psets, and I saw an announcement that said the class ends on December 31st 2018. I was under the impression that I needed to have everything ...
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Why questions don't get answers or why people are ignored?

[EDIT: 2/5/17 For those referred here as well as everyone else! ] READ THIS FIRST!!! If you were referred to this post, please don't take it badly or the wrong way, especially if you are new to the ...
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Should we encourage question upvoting?

This is my first post to the CS50 Meta group. I don't think this is a duplicate question/comment: Would it be useful to encourage people (including moderators & alumni) to upvote good questions? ...
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Burninate numeric tags, e.g. “400”

Bare numbers are not useful tags and should be burninated: .53 0.53 400
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THINK before editing someone else's question or answer!

Are you about to edit someone else's work? Before you do, think about what you are doing!!!! I write this because of a recent rash of trivial and/or harmful edits. Edits should materially ...