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Color vs Colour (and other words with similar multiple spellings)

How should the US vs UK color (mis)spelling be handled? I've already seen both several times, and I can foresee this being a big issue with doubled tags. I for one vote for sticking to color instead ...
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Questions that are already answered by other online resources

What I like about stack overflow was that it was a great resource to go to when you cannot find the answer to your question by spending some time searching the web. I think that having questions on ...
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“Photographic Editing” in the site name

When digital age people talk about "photographic editing" then they usually mean manipulating the image in Photoshop or similar software, while the older generation perceives this as choosing photos/...
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lens vs. lenses

We currently have lens and lenses tags. "Lens" seems to be more used, and yesterday I've tried moving ~5 questions from "lenses" to "lens", but "lenses" tags shows up again, and I guess it makes more ...
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The “fun” tag and off-topic early questions

the inevitable Joke and Quote questions are already up... how will they be dealt with? Some have already pointed out that they are off-topic according to the FAQ... but similar questions helped to ...
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Can I ask Videography related questions?

Can I ask videography related questions on Photography Stack Exchange?
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When is Off-Topic relevant enough to be acceptable?

A thread was started earlier today, titled "What is your favorite photography joke?" There was some discussion going on in the comments of this question about whether the question was off-topic, and ...
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Should we tag by model number?

This link, amongst others, discuss the merits of particular pieces of equipment. My inclination is to tag all of these with the hardware listed in the question, but I wanted to make sure that was ...
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How local is too local?

I suspected this issue might come up when I posted a question that involved US copyright law as it relates to photographers (Fair Use): I see there was a vote to close the question as being too ...
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How should the inevitable Canon vs Nikon (or Nikon vs Canon if you prefer) war be handled?

As this is a group of photographers, there will almost certainly be the occasional conflict between Canon and Nikon users... How will these conflicts be handled?
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Choosing a CAPTCHA Page Image

We need to choose a CAPTCHA image. To clarify, what we're looking for is an amusing picture to go on the CAPTCHA page...along with the CAPTCHA. The image will just be for added comedic effect; it won'...
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Amusing 404 Page Not Found Image?

I don't know if you've noticed, but each SO "Trilogy" site's 404 (Page Not Found Error) has its own on-topic amusing image. This site currently has the boring "PAGE NOT FOUND :(" that every beta SE ...
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Site Attribute Questions (Top 7)

OK, so as the beta testers we're supposed to work on key aspects of the site's attributes. Taking a cue from other betas, I've made this list so we can easily find them all. I've made this a CW so ...
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What should the domain name be? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Write an Elevator Pitch / Tagline Note: We are closing this domain naming thread. It is asking the entirely wrong question. See this blog post for details: Domain Names: ...