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Questions tagged [status-completed]

Indicates that the report has been resolved through the implementation of a feature or the fixing of a bug.

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Unban the goo.gl URL shortener?

All URL shorteners are now banned on SE sites. However, this includes goo.gl, which is used by default by Google Maps for sharing both directions and points of interest. Can we get this unbanned on ...
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Merge tags “baltic-sea” and “ostersjon”

The tag östersjön is a localized version of the tag baltic-sea and should be added as a synonym of the baltic-sea. Other (rare) synonyms of the baltic-sea include: baltiska-havet baltiska-sjon ...
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Should I re-ask my question on expatriates?

My question regarding working as a software developer in Addis Ababa was closed as off-topic, and the close reason stated that Expatriates SE might be a better place to ask. Should I re-ask my ...
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April answerathon competition

To give people time to enter, this will start on April 1st, UTC at Midnight. Rules: To stay in the competition, you must: answer an unanswered question not asked by you AND receive an upvote for ...
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Do we delete answers just because they are wrong?

I am writing about https://travel.stackexchange.com/a/29029/19400. The answer is perhaps wrong, but its position is defensible, and I don't think it should have been deleted; that's what downvotes ...
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2017 Community Moderator Election Results

Travel's third moderator election has come to a close, the votes have been tallied, and the 2 new moderators are: They'll be joining the existing crew shortly — please thank them for volunteering,...
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What price to pay for tag consistency?

Citizenship and residence tags at present use the adjectival form. For example italian-citizens and italian-residents rather than [italy-citizens] and [italy-residents]. There are lots of citizenship ...
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The “nudge someone to run for moderator” thread

Got a user in mind who you think would be a great moderator? Do they need a little encouragement? This thread is a place to gently poke someone in the hope that they consider nominating themselves if ...
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2017 Community Moderator Election

The 2017 Community Moderator Election is now underway! Community moderator elections have three phases: Nomination phase Primary phase Election phase Most elections take between two and three weeks,...
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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

In connection with the moderator elections, we are holding a Q&A thread for the candidates. Questions collected from an earlier thread have been compiled into this one, which shall now serve as ...
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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Travel Stack Exchange is scheduled for an election starting next week, February 13th. In connection with that election, we will be hosting a Q&A here for candidates. This will be an opportunity ...
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The tagging system appears to be broken

With many thanks to RoflcoptrException a lot of tags have recently been renamed or synonymised. These include, for example, renaming drone to drones and ecuador-citizens to ecuadorian-citizens. ...
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Is Travel now as good as it gets?

Travel, slightly older, has seen more Questions, sees more each day, has given more Answers, has a higher Answer proportion, and has more users than Movies & TV. Movies & TV however receives ...
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Winterbash 2016 - Yay or Nay? Hats!

So the Winterbash season is upon us already (still feels weird when it's summer in Australia), and we need to vote on whether travel.SE gets it. Please vote accordingly below. For everyone who wasn't ...
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How to delete an old Closed Question that is spread across two sites?

Inexpensive beach locations to learn surfing as a newbie? [closed more than a year ago] is both on TSE and The Great Outdoors, with the latter seemingly having rejected migration there. How might ...
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Why is Open question not answerable?

Can you hold two working visas for two separate countries at once? has 'history': Post Reopened by Ankur Banerjee♦ occurred Jul 28 '15 at 15:01 Post Locked by Community♦ occurred Jul 28 '15 at ...
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Overachieving badge notifications

So I'm happy to add another bronze badge to my collection for this stupendously awesome question... but not quite this happy: They don't all fit in the screenshot, but at time of writing I have 26 (...
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Why was this highly upvoted answer deleted?

This answer got a score of 134 (10k users can see the deleted answer), only handful of answers reached that in travel.SE, yet it was deleted by a mod. Some might think of the answer as a sarcastic ...
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“Next tag badge” progress bar does not update

When you are on the "Activity" tab of your user profile you can choose to track the progress towards tag badges. This however does not update when you get new rep/answer more questions, unless you un-...
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The tag [rationale] has no rationale

I just noticed the tag rationale. It seems to be applied to a random-looking selection of questions whose title starts with “why”. It doesn't reflect anything about what the question is about, or who ...
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2016 Community Moderator Election Results

Travel's second moderator election has come to a close, the votes have been tallied, and the new moderator is: He'll be joining the existing crew shortly — please thank him for volunteering, and ...
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2016 Community Moderator Election

The 2016 Community Moderator Election is now underway! Community moderator elections have three phases: Nomination phase Primary phase Election phase Most elections take between two and three weeks,...
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PROPOSAL - The Great 5 Year Anniversary Bounty Bonanza

The Proposals Our 5 year anniversary falls on the 28th of June this year, if we consider our birth date to be the date our public beta went live. Time to celebrate this Travel.SE style - with a ...
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Broken link, local or global?

I am not sure if it's only SE travel or all SE sites
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Now have tag “ski” - should fix?

Even though we have a real English skiing tag synonym as part of winter-sports somebody has created a pseudo English* tag ski that has now been used three times. Since only a moderator can make ski a ...
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Active bounties for X reputation layout bug

When viewing the active bounties from the user activity page, the h1 header saying "Active bounties from X reputation" is too close to the separator line below it. I'm guessing this happens when the ...
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Pertinent questions description in the tour - obscure term

The term "loyalty programme" used in the list of pertinent questions is somewhat obscure; or rather, only used in some countries rather than in others (including the secondary-language English of ...
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CSS styling for IP address display is unreadable

I was asked by @pnuts on chat to look into a potential spammer in our review queue. It seems however that the CSS styling for the IP address shown after clicking "show IP" next to "anonymous user" ...
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Make the new tag I made into a synonym of an existing tag please

I just invented the schengen-d-visas tag since I noticed that visas of this type were often enough referred to to warrant a tag of their own. But as I got to the end of the list of questions with ...
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Rename [vietnam-citizens] to [vietnamese-citizens]

Shouldn't vietnam-citizens be renamed to vietnamese-citizens?
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Please migrate this thread to Expats

My fault. I answered in the wrong site. This thread... https://travel.stackexchange.com/questions/49992/uk-dependent-visa-refusal-can-i-apply-for-review-in-this-situation ...does not belong on TSE....
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Return of the singular tags

Just spotted this poor little thing while doing some tag maintenance in the realm of visa tags: working-visa Can a kindly mod please attach a pluralizing final "-s" so the other tags stop making fun ...
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Please fix the spelling of the “seychelles” tag

There was a Seychelles tag created with the misspelling of seichelles. While I have recommended a wiki/excerpt, could someone please correct the spelling?
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Closed question that needs to be edited

This question... Family visitor visa refused, should I apply for dependent visa? needs its title corrected. But the question has been closed and so is off limits to would-be editors. Raising a ...
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Tag merge request: 'british-citizens' into 'uk-citizens'

The british-citizens tag seems to be encompassed by the (much larger) uk-citizens tag. Actually I just noticed that brithish-citizens (yes, spelled like that) is already a synonym for uk-citizens. ...
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Rise of the singular tags

Haven't spotted one in ages but now along comes biometric-passport. But maybe it's better just to merge it into passports? If not then please could a mod rename it to biometric-passports? (Can't do ...
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Active tab on Travel.SE has a giant offset circular background?

I've just noticed something very odd on the Travel StackExchange site - the active tab has been given a giant and slightly off-centre blue circle around it: That doesn't look correct to me, but a ...
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Synonymize [mail] and [postage] ([post]?)

We have both mail and postage. The tag wiki for postage says that it's about post (a.k.a. mail) in general, not just about postage (stamps and pricing), which sounds sensible for me. I think that ...
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Issue with the offline page

The text on the offline page has a poorly chosen color scheme as can be seen below. Here the text is visible because it is selected.
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“Tag spag” on the tips of some of our tongues, but not others

Here's another plate full of tag spaghetti where we go out of our way to avoid being consistent. Language tags: Some languages get their very own tag all to themselves. I brought this up years ago ...
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Attack of the mutant singular tags part XIV

This time I see a new tag weekend which should be weekends if it wishes to fit in with our current friendly bunch of tags.
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create norway-citizens tag as alias or norwegian-citizens tag?

idk it seems like it's something people could type in accidentally enough. I'd create the synonym myself but lack the rep points to do so!
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Get our stacktravel account to use #travel in the tweets

Our Travel Stackexchange twitter account - @stacktravel tweets out questions with the used tags on the questions. Some of the tags we use are not very common on twitter, especially among the travel ...
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Rename [norwegian-citizen] tag to [norwegian-citizens]

A new question deserves a norwegian-citizens tag, however the system won't allow me to create this tag because we already have a norwegian-citizen tag (note singular vs. plural). Our convention is ...
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How do I get my rep points from a question I asked as an unregistered user?

I asked this question on Travel.SE as an unregistered user last year. Since then I became a regular visitor here and created this account. Recently, I stumbled upon that old post which is now one of ...
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Changing Burma to Myanmar?

It seems we have had this discussion earlier, but taking into account that the United Nations refers to Burma as Myanmar, I don't understand why do we need to keep calling it burma. I don't have any ...
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Revenge of the Singular Tags

The latest episode of our saga includes at least: scooter Anyone gemically endowed care to fix? (Alternatives such as tag merging and alternative tags also worth considering of course.)
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Change the logo on chat.stackexchange.com

The site name was (finally) changed from "Travel Asnwers" to "Travel". However the old logo is still used on http://chat.stackexchange.com/
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Change [ecuador-citizen] to [ecuador-citizens]

I created the ecuador-citizen instead of ecuador-citizens, can someone with powers fix this please.
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So what's with the [tag:time] tag?

Noticed this a couple of days ago - we have a time tag with no description that keeps getting used (I've removed it from a couple of questions this week). Should we keep it? Define it? Get rid of it? ...