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Request: rename site to "camera-gear.stackexchange.com"

Or we could just follow our charter and nurture such questions here.
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Where is the "2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire?"

The short answer is, "Whoops Memorial Day happened and Grace Note (amongst the rest of a lot of the company located in the US) was off on that Monday, and didn't remember until this morning." The ...
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5 votes
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"Parts of this page are insecure" warning from Firefox

Yep; I went ahead and did that. Whichever moderator sets these up should remember to add the "s" to these next time around & avoid the problem.
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Imgur image resize not always working

For sake of completeness - this is now fixed. The Stack Imgur service is no longer resizing images correctly Admin answer - https://meta.stackexchange.com/a/327075/276027
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4 votes
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answers order is not point-based?

Because you have "active" clicked instead of "votes." @mattdm's answer is the most recent (written or edited) so it will appear at the top of the page when "active" is selected. For answers to be ...
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Header background isn't tall enough to wrap the entire header

status-completed Hey, thanks for reporting. The new topbar is slightly bigger than the old one that's why header was a bit misaligned. This is now fixed in our development environment and should be up ...
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3 votes

Request: rename site to "camera-gear.stackexchange.com"

Renaming the site and creating a new site is not a viable or desirable outcome. There are two big things that can be done to fix this site instead and help it be more welcoming to non-gear questions. ...
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3 votes
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Name mixup in hall of fame/photo of the week

Oh crap. Thanks for letting me know. I got caught out again making copy/paste errors after I copied your HoF section, and mixed up which section I was pasting new data into. Sorry for the mixup. I ...
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3 votes

Name mixup on photo of the week

Crap. My sincerest apologies to both you and dmkonlinux on the mixup. Logging the Hall of Fame winners is a completely manual process, lots of copy/pasting. I was probably moving too fast, and forgot ...
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3 votes
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Review Queue (Late Answers) suddenly has 300+ old items

More Custodian, Reviewer, and Steward badges for all!
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2 votes

Why are answered questions shown in the "unanswered" group?

If the question has answers but all answers have a net score of zero (0) or below they are included in the unanswered tab. As for the guy who went to Thailand last month, his question as applied to ...
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2 votes
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Ask question/unanswered links are superimposed when logged out on the main site

Whoops. You're quite right - that shouldn't be happening. Will be fixed in the next build.
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2 votes

Photo contest sidebar still links to the old, historically locked weekly ongoing contest here on meta

Thanks for pointing that out. Ive fixed it to point to the new contest. The reason that happened is that when updating the photo of the week sidebar, the form field for Contest URL is always pre-...
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1 vote

Is this reputation calculation discrepency a bug or something else?

Certain types of flags (either user submitted or system generated) can result in temporary point reductions that can become permanent if validated. This appears to likely be what happened here.
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1 vote

How bad does it have to be before the "special deletion" clause is invoked when a user is removed?

Normally there is a time period after which things lock in as well. The problem here was that it was an extremely prolific voter on a great many sites, so the account deletion resulted in a large ...
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1 vote

Several 404s when visiting the website

Stack Exchange has an agreement with imgur.com for image hosting. The missing banner image you're seeing at the top of the page in your screenshot is the current winner of the Weekly Featured Image ...
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1 vote
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Why am I suddenly a UUID?

There was a bug all over Stack Exchange causing display names and avatars to be reset randomly. It turned out to be related to the mobile app, and was fixed back in July. Your profile here was ...
1 vote

Broken link leading to 400 error

Oops, my bad. Thanks for pointing it out. Have corrected it.
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1 vote

No margin around photo of the week in the header

Yes, it started when I posted up your image and it's continued with this one. We have some custom HTML we can plug in, but it's very sensitive to the length of the text and size of the image. I'll ...
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