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How can we promote Islam.SE

This may sound like duplicate but please read. I wanted to ask a question the other day about Mehr. I wanted a more authentic view so I searched online and went to some of the top sites in the search ...
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At what point will Islam.se grow out of the beta stage?

Reading other discussion on area51 and other sites meta(https://bicycles.meta.stackexchange.com/a/317), I got to know that all the 5 bullet points need not be in green status for being eligible for a ...
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What kind of answers are acceptable in islam.stackexchange?

I encountered the following definitions in wikipedia : Primary source material is original material or conclusions. Secondary sourced material is based on primary sourced material, and may ...
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What is the correct way of quoting references?

In the questions or answers, what do we post as references and how do we do it? What are the reliable sources of references?
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Quality of References While Answering

If I read an answer of a question in a relatively recent academical paper, written by a professor or associate professor etc, while answering can I refer to it? Would it be enough? Or should I trac ...
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High reputation in Christianity, low reputation in Islam - possible warning sign?

I received an answer from someone who has a high reputation in Christianity.SE, but hasn't been active on Islam.SE, and therefore has a low reputation here. Should I be worried that such a user may ...
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How and when should I downvote answers?

This is maybe an odd question but I still notice that many answers were just downvoted by persons because of their probably totally different perspectives and not because of the answers quality. Is ...
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What should we understand from upvoted answers?

Everybody can vote. Although the site encourages upvoting by quality, users may not follow this. It is unlikely but possible that some answers have a very wrong viewpoint in controversial topics, but ...
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SE Islam is not really Pluralistic

Note: I've given this as an answer to another question, but since it is very likely to get downvoted (for reason stated below), and as it deserves to be discussed I'm making this as a "discussion" ...
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What makes a good [fatwa-explanation] question?

I just read a fatwa, but there's something about it that I don't understand. This totally looks like a job for the fatwa-explanation tag, but how should I phrase my question?
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What is authenticity of this forum?

I am an active member of stackoverflow and some other programmers related communities here. And they all are very good and working great. They are like must have for IT professionals. But coming to ...
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The many alternatives to arguing in comments

Despite the comment page specifically saying "comments are not recommended for... secondary discussion or debating a controversial point; please use chat instead" and despite multiple meta posts ...
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Proposed revision of the FAQ (on-topic) page, February 2017

Here's my proposed revision of the on-topic page. It's basically a complete rewrite, adding ideas from the meta, and combining them with ideas from the other sites and their meta sites. The previous ...
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How can we accommodate Qur'an-only contributions?

I want to take a moment to think about Qur'an-only perspectives... The first time I saw this matter was by a former user who made these meta posts: SE Islam is not really Pluralistic and Why SE Islam ...
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Identifying disagreement-related voting biases

Voting based on usefulness/quality The general idea is that we should vote on posts independent of (dis)agreement; we should upvote based on "quality" or "usefulness" (references below). This is far ...

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