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Announcing our contest results!

I had a lot of fun participating in this contest. It was the catalyst I needed to become a more active member of this community. As I've known I was a writer since I was very young, I'm glad to ...
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Announcing our contest results!

Monica Cellio♦ Thank You for running the contest. Thank You, everyone, who answered my questions. There was a lot of valuable information there. I was least expecting the prize, as I'm new to ...
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Announcing our contest results!

Well, I joined for the fun, Writing's wellbeing and the collective effort for exiting beta. Truth to be told I didn't expect to win something (even if I enjoyed the thrill of competition). Thank you ...
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Contest creating questions that are just 2 tags strung together?

If a question is too broad or unclear or has some other problem, please vote to close and, if possible, help the author improve the question so it can be reopened. Edit if you can, comment if you ...
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Tags of the Week Promo—Stage 1—COMPLETE!

We should wait a week then continue In my belief the retagging efforts have been a net-positive for the site. We are much closer to generalist and I would like to see us get there. I did post a ...
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Announcing our contest results!

There are two big reasons to increase the number of questions on tags. Hitting the milestone of the Generalist badge is definitely one of them. We need 40 tags with 200+ questions each. Even if ...
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Announcing our contest results!

Wow -- thank you! A lot of this was luck -- I just joined SE the week before the contest started, looking for help with some Word Template questions. Hot Network Qs brought me here, and since ...
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Announcing our contest results!

Thanks to everyone who participated and thanks to you, Monica, for organising this contest. I just came back from some time away from the site when the contest was running. I didn't ask any additional ...
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Announcing our contest results!

Woohoo Congratulations to all actors involved in this contest - (from the contest organizer, reviewers to winners) Congratulations to the community for increasing QPD rates. Thanks a lot for the ...
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Contest creating questions that are just 2 tags strung together?

I've VTCed several of those questions - I agree they are too broad and of poor quality. (I do like the puzzle one, though.) We appear to have had a growth burst that is beyond what we can currently ...
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Contest: ask questions, earn badges, win prizes!

Entries Add entries to this list in the following format: Username, tag, link to question Or, when you have more than one entry (which I hope lots of people will), use sub-lists (follow Cyn's lead)....
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How to enroll in contest?

Start here: Contest: ask questions, earn badges, win prizes! (final week) The contest rules are in the form of a question on Meta. The submissions are in the form of an answer. Go to the bottom ...
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Tags of the week! April 29-May 5, 2019: Research & Book — RESULTS

Entries Add entries to this list in the following format: Username, tag, link to question One entry per question, not one entry per tag. Linksassin: research How can I effectively research for a ...
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Tags of the week! May 6-May 12, 2019: Science Fiction & Resources — RESULTS

Entries Add entries to this list in the following format: Username, tag, link to question One entry per question, not one entry per tag. Liquid: science-fiction The unknown and unexplained in ...
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Tags of the week! April 1-7, 2019: Poetry & Non-Fiction — RESULTS

Entries Add entries to this list in the following format: Username, tag, link to question One entry per question, not one entry per tag. Linksassin (1) poetry How can I incorporate poetry ...
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Tags of the week! April 22-28, 2019: Essay & Marketing — RESULTS

Entries Add entries to this list in the following format: Username, tag, link to question One entry per question, not one entry per tag. April marketing - How to "market" my podcast? Cyn ...
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Contest creating questions that are just 2 tags strung together?

I think it is worth noting that while these are not the best quality questions, none of them are bad. I even found a little bit of value in them, although some of them need work before they can be ...
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Tags of the week! April 15-21, 2019: Planning & Translation — RESULTS

Entries Add entries to this list in the following format: Username, tag, link to question One entry per question, not one entry per tag. Linksassin (1) planning How do I record information when ...
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Tags of the week! May 13-May 19, 2019: Tools & Language — RESULTS

Entries Add entries to this list in the following format: Username, tag, link to question One entry per question, not one entry per tag. Liquid, language How can you make up a convincing dialect?
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Tag Challenge! June 24 to July 7: Self-Publishing, Planning, Constructed-Language - RESULTS

Entries Add entries to this list in the following format: Username, tag, link to question One entry per question, not one entry per tag. celtschk, constructed-language, Does it make sense to (...
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Tag Challenge! June 10 to June 23: Formatting, Poetry, Ending - RESULTS

Entries Add entries to this list in the following format: Username, tag, link to question One entry per question, not one entry per tag. NofP, poetry, Revision secrets for keeping the meter and ...
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Tag Challenge! May 27 to June 9: Character Development, Narrative, Mythology - RESULTS

Entries Add entries to this list in the following format: Username, tag, link to question One entry per question, not one entry per tag. Liquid, mythology, Avoiding cliches when writing gods ...
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Tags of the Week Promo—Stage 1—COMPLETE!

Group questions? Maybe the next step is to have group input on question creation (like Wordlbuilding has) so we can groupmind more advanced questions…? (Apology if this exists, I never see it ...
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Tags of the week! April 8-14, 2019: Punctuation & Naming — RESULTS

Entries Add entries to this list in the following format: Username, tag, link to question One entry per question, not one entry per tag. Linksassin (2) naming How to create a consistent feel for ...
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Tags of the week! April 29-May 5, 2019: Research & Book — RESULTS

I think just a general "thank you" to those who post Qs on those tags, even if they don't post here, might be good -- it is boosting the question count, which is good, as you said. Some might not ...
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Add a writing competition to our tag challenges?

Who would assess them? It's another layer of work. Also, I feel like the SE network incentivizes us to have more questions (both daily and per tag), but excess answers are unnecessary. So while "...
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