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Shouldn’t people looking for FAQs be able to find them?

EDIT Since the old FAQ links has been replaced with a Help link, this concern no longer applies now that they’ve begun to call it what it is. The question of whether it should be easier to find ...
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May I know url for sister site of ELU for English Language Learners?

I got a suggestion for my question saying that "This question might be a better fit for our sister site for English Language Learners". May I know url for English Language learners
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Providing links to ELL

Can a descriptive link to the ELL proposal be added to one or more of the following? The FAQ The General Reference description A block in the sidebar or, if not, then as a sticky link in the "...
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How to inform English language users about useful English language resources?

I want to be able to use ELU.SE to help promote proper usage of the English language (in specific: synonyms, definitions, and spelling). How can this link (below) be added into the FAQ section to let ...
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FAQ On-topic/Off-topic List Revisal

Update: Yeah, so I sort of went on a brief EL&U vacation about a week after I started this topic, and forgot about it when I came back. Any last feedback before we push this live? I've changed ...
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What to reference when answering a question? [duplicate]

I've seen a few questions dotted around, which require references to dictionaries or such-like (etymonline, wiktionary, OE dictionary, the Chicago Manual of Style), to make clear why a word or ...
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can you please explain "It does not meet our quality standards"?

my friend tried to ask a question in english.stackexchange site but it seems that there is a problem with his question, the message was : It does not meet our quality standards BTW the question title ...
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Should not the FAQ have an entry about online resource questions?

There are some questions about online resources, on EL&U, such as: https://english.stackexchange.com/questions/7057/what-are-some-good-books-online-resources-for-growing-your-vocabulary https://...
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Can we edit the related sites section of the FAQ?

Can a dev update this FAQ section about related sites to include: professional linguists and others with an interest in linguistic research and theory, ask on Linguistics literary enthusiasts ...
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