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Can you please turn this site into a fatwa and Q&A?

I forgot to ask you a small favor in first place. I had posted a question, and someone told me that this is a fatwa and we all know that fatwas are forbidden in this site due to unknown reasons. But,...
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Idea- make a special site that has every site of SE and to be allowed there to discuss about corecting a post before posting to the real site

I’m asking this because I have few problems when trying to write a good answer and question. Here’s few major problems that I’m facing: unable to verify whether it is correct or not the question text....
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Should we change “What's your Islam-related question? Be specific” to “What do you want to learn about Islam? Ask a specific question”?

I propose changing: What's your Islam-related question? Be specific. to What do you want to learn about Islam? Ask a specific question. This occurs in a gray font when we ask a question: I ...
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Allow moderators to migrate a question to a right site

I’m asking this because, I have been banned and I have some questions I’d like to ask in Islam Stack Exchange and when I’m trying to do that on Islam Meta, then it simply gets deleted instead of ...
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Can you allow users to use any kind of colors?

I’m asking this because, I think it might be very helpful for many users, because, this can make things much easier for the readers to understand. Like I want to use red bold so that other readers ...
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How and where to view all deleted posts?

I’m asking this because, I forgot how to view a list of all self deleted posts and deleted posts by moderators on each site. And I really need to know how to do that. Q-1: Can anyone please, show me ...
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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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Can we add the 'spam' and 'rude or abusive' reason for flagging on 'close' so then voters can vote to close it as 'spam or rude/abusive'?

This question that has been vandalised by its author and other questions that are spam/rude or abusive needs to be closed down. However, the only way to close it down for the reason of being spam or ...
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Lots of questions are inappropriate and having/regarding the adult content?

Not feeling like visiting the site anymore as its having lots of questions being asked on adult content or sexuality on daily basis, and almost all the questions are duplicate. many are inappropriate ...
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List of Arabic tags which don't match Wikipedia

Motivated by the recent post here, I went through the Arabic tags, and identified the following which do not match the Wikipedia page, as per the transliteration protocol. I used a data explorer ...
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Burninate request for the “islam-for-beginners” tag

I listed the tag islam-for-beginners in this question Can we kill off the tags "clarification", "meaning", "islam-for-beginners", and "advice-request"?. Meta-...
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Can we zap the “muslim” tag now?

In response to this question Why do we need a "muslim" tag?, I proposed we get rid of the muslim tag. The answer score is currently +3, and I've been editing questions in preparation for ...
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Can we make “shahadah” a synoynm of “shahada”?

Can we make shahadah (16) a synonym of shahada (3)? As per the transliteration protocol: the Wikipedia page is shahada. We might as well think about a suitable tag wiki excerpt at the same time. ...
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Tags “moses” and “musa” synonyms of “prophet-musa”?

I don't expect this will be remotely controversial, so I won't bother making this post too polished. Can we make moses (6) musa (3) synonyms of prophet-musa (0)? This is to match prophet-adam, ...
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Let's make “charity” a synonym of “sadaqah”?

Currently, we have a "tag triangle": charity sadaqah zakat. This was raised in 2012 here: List of tag synonyms and tags to be burninated or removed In this situation, we have: Questions pertaining ...
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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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Let's go back to the old scope description?

I'm proposing we go back to the site's original scope. About three years ago, Islam.SE changed its scope from: Islam Stack Exchange is for Muslims, experts in Islam, and those interested in ...
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Modification of off-topic closure reason

I looked this question: What does it mean for one tribe to be stronger than another? and I thought this question belongs to https://history.stackexchange.com/ and I tried to report this and found: "...
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The necessity of edition in some tags’ explanations

As I checked the explanations of several tags in https://islam.stackexchange.com/tags, I noticed that some of the initial letters of the first words of each explanation begin with Capital-letters, but ...
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Vote to “Accepted Answer” if questioner has abandoned their question without accepting an answer

There are a lot of questions that have received many answers but either the question owner abandoned the question or did not bother to accept an answer. In such a case, will it be an appropriate ...
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Would it be possible to have spoilers?

In a discussion @SorrelVesper suggested if it would be possible to add some spoilers! The point is often answers become very long if we add all references (Quran Verses, ahadith/hadith texts etc.) so ...
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Is it better to rewrite the on-hold questions into two separated questions? (By ourselves)

Whereas many questions are going to be on-hold by the moderator(s) (such as: did-prophet-muhammad-die-naturally-or-was-he-killed), meanwhile, whereas there have done plenty of attempts for providing ...
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I want to see exact times of revisions

I want to see exact times of revisions. This may help to select the correct answer. There are 2 answers, but the helpful/key phrase/word in the older appears in revision which is 2 hours ago, and the ...
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Do we want to enable warnings on new tag creation?

I've noticed that we as a site seem to be prone to tag duplication, moreso than many other sites; sometimes this is just a case of a simple typo (and let's be honest here, there are a lot of typos on ...
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Take back vote in comments

Although this is a rare case, I can't take back my vote from comments, like I can do from answers or questions. Is it only my problem, or everyone's? If everyone's, then this is a 'feature request'.
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Not acceptance of answers

I see quite often that some answers which are clear and good referenced (containing verses etc) are not accepted. Not just mine, but others's as well. I am not talking about answers open to comments ...
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Why do I need at least 50rep for adding a comment?

as a relativley new user it is very frustating for me when I want to add a comment that is not possible for me because of the 50rep regulation. And when I answer a question it will be deletetd by an ...
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Are big-list questions accepted?

Are big-list questions accepted? And to which degree? If so then please make such tag. This question is inspired by this one.
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Chat Sessions/Events (suggestions for date/name/subjects)

I asked in the main chat room our noble moderator goldPseudo about the possibility of starting chat sessions and he replied as follows: We can definitely schedule organized chat sessions, it's just ...
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Should we have regular voting sessions?

Since a lot of posts in this site don't receive their deserving voting (either up or down), should we specifically have a voting session where users are urged to cast their votes for at least half of ...
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When will we have a special design template?

When will Islam.SE have a special design like ones that can be found in Christianity.SE or Judaism.SE ?
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Does StackExchange have a feature which restricts new users from using already taken usernames?

I've seen two new users with the username "Islam" and "muslim" which has already been taken by 2 users. This will be really confusing if in the future new users decide to use these 2 names. Is there a ...
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no delete vote for community?

I was searching through site when I came upon this question. https://islam.stackexchange.com/q/1644/4710 I'm sure everyone agrees that it's off topic by an extent that no edit can help it. But it's ...
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Allow users to undelete posts deleted by a moderator

Right now, moderator delete-votes are binding; any diamond moderator can insta-delete a post without having to go through the normal voting process. This is by design, important to ensure problems ...
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How to view my recently deleted posts by moderators?

Many of my old answers are being deleted by mods within few past days. But I receive no notification about them. some times accidentally I see them deleted. they deleted without at lest leaving a ...
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Why is it that privileges are lost when the reputation decreases but badges are retained?

For reviewing "Low Quality Posts" and "Suggested Edits", one needs at least 1000 reps, which I had until a few days back. Somebody(-ies) unupvoted my answers making my rep to decrease by 420 in a ...
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Should we have a new site specific for Sunni and Shia?

I'm a Muslim and to be specific, I try to follow the Qur’an and the Sunnah as the noble companions did. Now, I would like to draw attention to a few things I've observed on Islam.stackexchange. I ...
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How to create new tag?

There's some missing tags must be added to be used by the community. I couldn't find a way to add new tag, is it privileges problem or what?
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make (ص) and (ع) auto complete to their full sentence.

I'm sure you see variety of sentences for صلی الله علیه و آله و سلم and علیه السلام in English and Arabic languages. Its very better to detect them in questions and change all of them to the best ...
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Different <blockquote> for Quran, Hadith and others

Apart from other StackExchange projects, Islam, Christianity, Judaism and other religious Q&A sites, especially the site of Islam, may contain 3 different types of <blockquote>s. <...
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On hold and closing of valid questions

There are many questions that are valid and clear, but either put on hold and closed. I'm talking about the ones that are usually single-handed closed by moderators. For example: Why is this question ...
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Can we have a “header bar” like area 51?

When I am not signed into area51, I see a read bar on top of the page that says: Welcome to Area 51, the Stack Exchange Q&A site creation zone – check out the FAQ! I believe this is useful for ...
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Should users reveal their real Identity?

Islamic Sciences place a great deal of importance of Identity and Character moral values of a Muslim narrator who replies to Islamic question. This site seems to ensure a good scope for any geek who ...
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Grammar checker essentially needed

Many posts (both questions and answers) on the site have minor/major grammar problems - even in titles. For example "What does ... means?" Is there anyway to provide a built-in grammar checker on ...
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Automatically trigger the comment feature when down-voting a question or answer

A number of users have observed that when people down-vote questions or answers most of the time they do not leave any comments. This is a problem because this does not give the user or who asked the ...
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Automated Facebook feed

I think a feature should be created so that just like posts get automatically posted on Twitter, post also on FaceBook. This automatic posting feature for Facebook should only post questions from ...
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A delete and undelete queue

I would like to request that a review queue be added to Review that can deal with delete and undelete votes. Adding such a queue will help members of the community help manage, just like the close ...
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Shouldn't there be predefined arabic phrases for this site? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Feature request for Rich text editor: adding a graphic after name of Allah or Prophet (s) Almost all questions/answers posted by muslim users of our site use phrases like pbuh,...
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Make Gravatar images be requested using https

How about making the gravatar images be requested as https instead of http? In fact we are facing some problems in some countries that gravatar images do not display (timeout or just don't load) if ...
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Changing the font family to 'Tahoma'

I know it may be hard or not possible to achieve technically, but is it possible to set the font family to Tahoma, and make this font family apply to only Arabic letters? i.e, not affect Latin letters....