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Questions tagged [feature-request]

You have an idea for a new feature, or for a change to the existing functionality.

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Photo Competition: December 2018 - Trails

We are announcing a fun activity to have a photo competition each month. There two sets of rules: Rules that are always applicable. Rules that are applicable to a particular theme of competition (...
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Having a monthly photo competition in Meta?

I just came to know about this Photo competition December 2018 on Travel.SE. I find it pretty much fun :-) I sort of informally asked if it okay to have such a thing at our meta site. But, that not ...
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Is the StackExchange HTML 5 video support enabled for The Great Outdoors?

According to a meta.stackexchange answer, YouTube/HTML-5 video embedding has been allowed for a few years now. All Stack Exchange sites that have either YouTube or SoundCloud embedding enabled now ...
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How can we best customize our “price-shopping” close reason, and clarify how to use it?

NOTE: My purpose is not to close more questions, it's to clarify how to handle the questions consistently. -------------------------------------------------------------------------- The "price-...
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Do we want a post notice for questions where people are using equipment in ways that are clearly incorrect or dangerous?

Is it possible to get a site-specific post notice (e.g., Request for a new post notice for The Workplace: "sensitive topic / be nice") that can either alert users to proper site behavior or ...
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Can we allow the embedding of videos in answers/questions?

It seems that this is allowed on a site-by-site basis on Stack Exchange. Can we have it here? Stack Exchange Meta discussion on this
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Color scheme for question page

Maybe it's just me, but I find the color scheme for the questions unintuitive. I would expect to have the lighter color for questions I have already read and the darker one for unread ones, instead ...
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Any plans or designs in the works to improve the graphics of TGO when it's out of beta?

Compared to the rest of the SE network of sites, TGO is quite bland visually. The design is spartan and plain and really just all-together not appealing. It's not ugly either, but it needs its own ...
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Overlap of questions between us and travel.stackexchange.com

I've seen quite a few questions asking for travel advise, though about trekking, it feels like these questions would be a better fit for https://travel.stackexchange.com/. Would it be a good idea to ...
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stackexchange WinterBash?

Many other stackexchange sites have singed up for the winter hat bash. It's a bit silly, but adds a degree of fun which in return may add some activity. I'm not sure if it's already too late to ...
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Are we posting the questions on Twitter?

I am not there on twitter, but when I was going through my own question that I asked about 6 hrs ago, I looked for the edits, and saw this: And then I followed the link: Are we posting our questions ...
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Topic of the Week idea for Outdoors.

I've seen the idea of the Topic of the Week on some Stack Exchange sites. I think it would be the great idea to animate this site. First it would encourage existing users to ask more questions. Second,...
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Feature-Request: Down Vote Pop Up

What about a little non-binding banner that pops up when someone down-votes saying, "Thanks for the feedback - please take a moment to explain your reasons for down-voting in the comments (optional)." ...
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Large banner to encouraging people to visit chat rooms during Beta.

I think it would be smart to encourage people to visit chat rooms during Beta. It will create think-tank environment where topics for questions could be discussed. Is something like that feasible/good ...