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Why is this question closed as off topic?

The question: Why did I lose a Flush in Omaha? The reasons it was closed: closed as off-topic by Radu Murzea♦ Sep 22 at 6:50 This question appears to be off-topic. The users who voted to close ...
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What are we doing here?

The short answer is we are doing a beta. This means a couple of different things to me, we are testing our concepts, and we may be modifying our concepts to become usable. Please go to area 51 to look ...
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Are there any static in-hand thinking procedures

I took exception to how broad this question was: Do you have any "in-hand" thinking procedures? To my mind, the question rather assumes the decisions are static throughout the hand, ...
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Should this question be allowed?

What do we think to this question: https://poker.stackexchange.com/questions/4183/how-is-multi-accounting-in-online-poker-detected I am not sure that we should allow any answers to this question as ...
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add open face chinese

I posted a question about pineapple OFC and was told that it was not within the scope of the poker stackexchange. I was wondering if we could add Open Face Chinese (OFC) and its pineapple variant POFC ...
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Let's get critical: Aug 2014 Site Self-Evaluation

We all love Poker Stack Exchange, but there is a whole world of people out there who need answers to their questions and don't even know that this site exists. When they arrive from Google, what will ...
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Is closing (or flagging) this question valid?

Reference https://poker.stackexchange.com/questions/2899/no-time-limit-holdem Are there any poker sites which allow for days or hours to think for on each street instead of the usual seconds? This ...
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Is Pandante on-topic?

Is it considered on-topic to ask questions about Sirlin Game's Pandante on Poker.SE? On one hand, it is very much a "poker-style" game, using a great amount of rules from Texas Hold'em and X-Card ...
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Tag holdemanager should be renamed

We got a tag called holdemanager but this is wrong. It is called holdemmanager - so we should rename this tag. I would suggest name holdem-manager for this tracking software. Or is there a place ...
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Let's get critical: Feb 2014 Site Self-Evaluation

We all love Poker Stack Exchange, but there is a whole world of people out there who need answers to their questions and don't even know that this site exists. When they arrive from Google, what will ...
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In what format should we post hand discussion questions?

I just posted a question for a hand discussion. But I'm not sure if this is the right format. What are the main points of a question about a played hand? This is my opinion best practise should look ...
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Let's get critical: Nov 2013 Site Self-Evaluation

We all love Poker Stack Exchange, but there is a whole world of people out there who need answers to their questions and don't even know that this site exists. When they arrive from Google, what will ...
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Let's get critical: Aug 2013 Site Self-Evaluation

We all love Poker Stack Exchange, but there is a whole world of people out there who need answers to their questions and don't even know that this site exists. When they arrive from Google, what will ...
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Backup of answers?

A few months ago, the question came whether to shut down Poker.SE or not. While this question is not about that, I think it's going to happen, because Poker.SE is not doing very well (maybe the world ...
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Declined flag on classic "list" question

This question: Forums with lot of hand history analysis by other players Which starts out with: Can you give me some links please to forums with... is a classic question asking for a "list"...
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Tag for different types of poker (collective)

I would suggest having a tag with a name such as "Poker-Styles" or simply "Styles" to direct people to questions related to the different poker games that are out there. Just a suggestion :)
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Let's get critical: May 2013 Site Self-Evaluation

We all love Poker Stack Exchange, but there is a whole world of people out there who need answers to their questions and don't even know that this site exists. When they arrive from Google, what will ...
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What can we do to encourage more "Chen derivation" questions?

In many of their podcasts, the founders of Stack Exchange have made comments that the secret to having a successful site is in attracting expert level participation. They noted that in-depth, detailed ...
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Why have I had reputation removed for Serial Upvoting?

As the title says, why did i have 60 reputation removed for serial upvoting? What does it mean? Is it something I have done wrong? Cheers, Gareth
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Do we need a hand history converter?

Like Deuces Cracked and and Two plus Two forums, I think if we had a hand history converter, that would be nice.
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Latex commands request feature

Poker is a game that needs a heavy use of probability theory and statistics. Then will be usefull to use the latex commands. Is this possible to have this feature available on this site?
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Is Poker a site we should keep around?

I'm a community manager here at Stack Exchange, and part of our jobs here on the Community team is to periodically review sites in beta to see how they're progressing. Part of this involves ...
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Is this question relevant for Poker.se? Are the comments better suited to Meta?

Re: What was the fifth card of the dead man's hand? I'd like to hear a little discussion on this before I take any mod actions. I feel as if it's one of those borderline issues, although it's not ...
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Should we merge [software] and [poker-tools] tags?

We have software and poker-tools tags both. Are they both point to the same concept? Let's look at example; Poker Software --> Poker Tracker: It has a database, it keeps a lot of statistics. It's big ...
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Can someone add my question useful tags?

A few minutes ago I wrote a question called What was the fifth card of the dead man's hand? But because of my reputation, I couldn't add any useful tag for this question. Can someone do that?
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Stack Exchange's Winter Bash 2012

Stack Exchange is running a special event, site wide, called Hat Dash. The question is, Do you want to "Opt In"? The link below is the community blog post announcing it last year on the gaming site ...
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When are software questions ok?

I'm confused; we closed a request for a review of Switch Poker on Android but we left open the question asking if anyone knows if Poker Academy Pro is available. They are both software questions and, ...
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Should we lax up on the questions?

I know that the makers (and mods) of the site want it to be geared toward "top level" players, but should we go easy on the "rookie" questions until the site starts to generate a little more traffic? ...
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What topics would you like to read more about?

So I posted this in the chat area and thought I would just go ahead and do it anyway! :) If you have a specific topic (not too narrow, not too wide!), e.g see below, that you'd like to see more ...
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Poker self-evaluation: let's get critical! [closed]

You love your site and we love your site, but there is a whole world of people out there who might not even know it exists. When they do find it, their first impression will either scare them away or ...
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Annotating common terminology/abbreviations

Does the stackexchange engine allow for some shorthands to be used for more descriptive terminology so as to not alienate newcomers/anyone else not familiar with the jargon? Hover on the below: I don'...
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Blatantly incorrect accepted answers?

A couple months ago, we got the question about the legality of playing online poker in the US. John Dibling wrote an informative answer that, unfortunately, is wrong on a couple of key points: https://...
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How should we deal with really, really bad questions?

There are two questions I have seen that seem genuinely bad for the site. How should these questions and others like them be handled? As a mod, I am tempted to close/delete them, but I go back and ...
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New Beta Theme Launched

Your site looks a bit different today. Yes, we are getting rid of the 'Sketchy' look and replacing it with a more-polished and finished design for sites in beta. You can read more about the redesign ...
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New tag name for Zoom/Rush poker?

I wanted to create a generic tag that covers this new format of poker without using the branding specifics of any one site, i.e. Pokerstars has "Zoom"; Full Tilt had "Rush" (if it ever comes back!). ...
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New tag sit and go / SNG

Is it possible to add a new tag for sit and go related content ? It may be called "sng" or "sit and go". Thank you.
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Are commitment requirements different for the Poker Stack Exchange?

Don't get me wrong, I'm pleased to have been marked as "Satisfying my Commitment" to this SE site, but doing so has confused me. Most of the Area51 discussion indicates that Commitment Satisfaction ...
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How long should we wait before answering our own questions?

With respect to this stackoverflow blog post, I again, recently encountered a problem that I have had a better understanding of for some time. It could be useful to post a Question/Answer pair on the ...
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Should "nlhe" and "texas holdem" be synonyms?

Currently these are our most used tags. That is something I would expect to remain constant. Any question that is tagged "nlhe" could also be tagged "texas holdem" however there is the potential for "...
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Moderator Pro Tem Announcement

Throughout the beta, we need members from the site whose focus is to engage the community, both in community-building issues and site management. That's why we select a few members from each community ...
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Shorthand dictionary needed

Do you guys think the poker stackexchange needs a short hand dictionary? For people not used to poker forums, saying things like "Villian was OOP UTG when he PFR for 3x the BB" is confusing. I don't ...
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Strategy for advertizing poker stackexchange

It seems like we need more users to really get this beta going. How do you guys want to promote this site? The easy solution is to post on popular poker forums like 2+2. Any other sites we should ...
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Should tags with "poker" in the name be allowed?

It seems silly to me to have "poker" in the tags on a poker site. We currently have tags for "poker-theory" and "poker-tools". Should they stay as is, or be changed to "theory" and "tools"?
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What answer should I "Accept" if multiple answers are equally as useful?

Similar to "should-hand-histories-have-accepted-answers?", and pursuant to a comment I posted on this answer, What is the best solution to giving equal credit to equally useful multiple answers to a ...
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Is "discussion" a valid tag for the non-meta site?

There are currently two posts on the non-meta site using the discussion tag, and I'm inclined to think it should be removed from both. By the site's FAQ, we state that we want to avoid questions which ...
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Can we have a glossary of common abbreviations?

I'd like to participate more, but I'm finding the sea of acronyms and abbreviations quite difficult to navigate (e.g. this question). Can we please have an official glossary of common abbreviations? ...
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When do we come out of private beta? [closed]

I suppose this is more a question for the community team. What signs of strength do you need to see before we become a public beta? How close are we? I would like to draw some of the better posters ...
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PSA: Pokerstars Home Game Available!

I admit it's not a question. It's an announcement. For those of you who are unaware, I set-up a Pokerstars home game for us to get involved with some ACTUAL poker. If you can get online, here are the ...
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What should the poker.stackexchange.com logo and site design look ike?

It would be good to get the (inevitably long running) discussion started on this one, as everyone is likely to want to contribute something to this. I'll refer you to the 7 Essential Meta Questions ...
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What should our FAQ contain?

From The 7 Essential Meta Questions, it's important to figure out what the FAQ section should contain. This is really referencing the first part that mentions types of questions that are explicitly ...

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