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A private beta. What can we do to make this site a success?

There's more than 1 way to help a site succeed, but simply put we have to be very careful of how we manage it. 1. Be Patient I'm sure you're thinking of many questions, but don't post all of them on ...
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Moratorium on Hot Network Questions until we have greater control over content

I don't think this will help. The attention we get from the HNQ list is a symptom of a larger issue and I think that shutting it off would only make the underlying issues less apparent. Are the HNQ ...
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Unofficial social media accounts to promote this site

I think it would have been preferable for you to address the community about this before creating these accounts. Deciding how to name them, who should be in control of them, how they should be ...
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Celebrating the answers of 2020

We had a lot of great answers this year and it was hard to choose. But after debating it with myself, I am choosing to highlight this answer by "IMightBeAmelia". It's an answer to the ...
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A private beta. What can we do to make this site a success?

I think that one of the biggest challenges will be people asking questions that are too vague. Unfortunately, social situations/problems are often very vague, but if we want to maintain a higher ...
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Let's design a community promotion ad!

I took a try at this as well, but keep in mind my work was inspired by A J's initial designs. I tried to go for some complimentary colors, just enough text and I personally think the ad could really ...
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Let's design a community promotion ad!

We can go for something like this. The background includes people communicating directly and online. It has a nice quote. Though, this quote can be changed.
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Unofficial social media accounts to promote this site

We set up a Twitter account for Literature.SE, also. Here's a little advice from what I learned there. Let everyone weigh in on the account If you want it to be for the site, you should have the ...
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Unofficial social media accounts to promote this site

Who has control of these accounts? This could potentially be an important issue. If you're the only person running the site's unofficial social media pages, what happens if at some point you have ...
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Celebrating the answers of 2020

I posted a question on the behalf of a relative and was struck by the quality of AsheraH's answer to the question "How to gain group respect in a workplace setting?". The answer was quite ...
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A private beta. What can we do to make this site a success?

Lets Use The Interpersonal Skills We Want to Cultivate This site is about interpersonal skills. Let's use them! This means asking follow-up questions in comment threads, provoking thoughtful ...
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