Skip to main content

Questions tagged [migration]

About migrating questions to or from other Stack Exchange network sights and Travel Stack Exchange.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
20 votes
2 answers
268 views

Why aren't questions that belong on Expats migrated there rather than closed?

There are several related meta questions like: Is it necessary to migrate questions... Are H-1B and J-1 questions going to be migrated to expats? Immigration once again: what makes something an ...
mkennedy's user avatar
  • 8,882
17 votes
5 answers
2k views

Is it OK to ask questions about immigration?

Is it OK to ask concrete questions about how to legally migrate to a different country? or is this site more for business and tourism type of travelling? Essentially, is it ok to ask about legal ...
rantsh's user avatar
  • 433
14 votes
2 answers
263 views

Migration path between Travel and Expatriates

I know we've been down this road a few times before, but the lack of a migration path has been really bothering me, because it provides an awful experience for people asking questions who wound up in ...
Zach Lipton's user avatar
  • 86.3k
8 votes
3 answers
98 views

Can we get a "Move to outdoors.SE" option?

Travel.SE and outdoors.SE have overlap. Some question may fit on either site, or may be a better fit on one than on the other. For example, I wanted to propose to move this question on skiing to ...
gerrit's user avatar
  • 57.3k
5 votes
1 answer
87 views

Is being answered a reason not to migrate?

I flagged two questions for migration to The Great Outdoors: https://travel.stackexchange.com/q/14711/2509 got migrated, but Do I have to expect snow at 3900 meters above sea level during summer? did ...
gerrit's user avatar
  • 57.3k
4 votes
2 answers
89 views

Add Aviation to migration targets for off-topic questions

Would it make sense to add Aviation.SE to the available migration targets for off-topic questions?
JoErNanO's user avatar
  • 52.7k
17 votes
1 answer
204 views

Adding "post this on Expatriates" guidance to the ask page

The Problem: Migration Traffic to Expatriates Adding a migration target to Expatiates isn't currently an available option since SE doesn't add migration paths to sites in beta: Migration path ...
JoErNanO's user avatar
  • 52.7k
11 votes
2 answers
218 views

Expatriates is leaving beta. Should we finally get a migration path from here to there?

There have been longstanding requests for a migration path from here to Expatriates, because we get a lot of questions here asked on a frequent basis that are off-topic here but on-topic there. The ...
gparyani's user avatar
  • 3,693
4 votes
4 answers
84 views

Is it necessary to migrate questions that are in scope for travel but also within scope of other StackExchange sites?

I understand the importance of creating communities on various StackExchange sites that are tightly organised around a specific topic and keeping the questions on each site on topic. However, I ...
g .'s user avatar
  • 3,314
2 votes
1 answer
47 views

Are H1-B and J-1 questions going to be migrated to Expats?

Now that Expats.SE is open-beta, will expat related questions be migrated there or will they stay on Travel.SE? For example I've noted that bunch of questions just got tagged as h1b-visas and j1-...
vartec's user avatar
  • 7,592
1 vote
1 answer
94 views

Before migrating questions to expat.SE, please check they were not asked there already

I am a moderator of expat.SE, and I am sorry that I have to ask this again. Last time I asked was in Jun 2021, but it just happened again. Please can you check before migrating a question to expat.SE ...
Scott Earle's user avatar