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Why are so few questions/answers appearing in the Review section?

Previously, when going to the "Review" section, I was presented with a large list of questions and answers pending review. I started noticing this weekend that the lists are much shorter, even with "...
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How do I post images in chat?

I want to post images in chat, but I'm not sure how to do it. How can I post images to a chat?
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Why isn't twitter tweeting new blog entries?

WordPress has a Twitter plugin, but it does not seem to be automatically tweeting new posts. Is there a way to setup the plugin to automatically tweet new posts?
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How can I contribute to the DIY community blog?

I'd like to contribute to the Home Improvement Stack Exchange Blog, how do I get started?
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Rep recalc seems a little extreme

I noticed about eight hours ago that I had a bunch of upvotes, seemingly on just about every post I had made. I'm not surprised those were taken away by an automated check. However, I went from 1494 ...
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Missing imgur image

This question: How can I finish this "peeled" drywall? has it's image missing: The link is http://i.stack.imgur.com/hSl1E.jpg I tried editing the question but as you can see here the ...
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So if editing an article a few months later frowned upon?

OK- I have been wondering why the heck a few month old articles that have been answered suddenly appear in the Recently asked questions! One time I answered an article that I already answered(just re ...
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Why is the main chat room frozen?

I was going to post a message in the site's main chat room but it's not visible by default in the list of DIY chat rooms. When I click on the Show Frozen/Deleted Rooms button and join the room, I get ...
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What happened to the home-wiring tag?

I just noticed that the home-wiring tag has disappeared. From the sudden jump in the number of electrical questions, I presume it was moderator-merged into that tag and -- maybe -- black-listed. A ...
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Nominate other users for moderator election

Is it possible to nominate other users in the moderator election, or can you only nominate yourself?
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Is asking a question relevant to a specific county too local?

I asked a question about dumping waste in my county. It was closed as too local. As per Joel Spolsky, co-founder of stackexchange, the rule of thumb for too local is "why is their a car parked outside ...
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DIY vs Home Improvement?

Just joined this site a while back, and I as wondering if DIY is the right place for do-it-yourself questions, which aren't home improvement related? If not, is there an alternative StackExchange site ...
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Are questions about choosing colors for the interior okay?

Suppose I want to paint a ceiling in my apartment and I need to choose paint color with some technical and more or less non-subjective requirements like "I have rather low ceiling, which colors to ...
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I have duplicate accounts on DIY, can they be merged?

Seems I have a different OpenID as when I first signed up. Both of these: https://diy.stackexchange.com/users/417/hometoast https://diy.stackexchange.com/users/1697/hometoast are me. Do SE sites ...
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Can I ask a question about bed frames on Home Improvement?

I need to ask a question about bed frames and head boards is that going to fly here?
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Where's the community wiki checkbox

I was trying to mark a question I asked as CW, but don't see the community wiki checkbox. Where is it?

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