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Chinese Language temporary logo --- can we vote?

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Chinese Language temporary logo

i would suggest 永 (u+6c38). the rationale is: both traditional and simplified text of it is the same, that, unlike 漢 or 華, which was represented by two distinguish characters. secondly, it's simple ...
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Let's change the temporary logo from "Cn" to 漢?

Thank you all for your patience. This design has been changed and should be visible on the site once the update is completed (hopefully later today). ... And it's live! Congrats!
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Graphic Content

I don't think there's any current policy, other than an expectation of scholarly tone. In other words, it's acceptable to discuss different Chinese terms for defecation, but it's not acceptable to ...
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TeX Support For Chinese Language@SE

Superscripts can be achieved by the <sup> tag. Your example can be typesetted using simple HTML: ni<sup>3</sup> hao<sup>3</sup> da<sup>4</sup> ming<sup>...
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If I wanted to include a picture and have it be visible when in China, what are my options?

You can use the <img src="[image URL]"> html markup. For example, <img src="https://i146.photobucket.com/albums/r277/CabanaJul/balance.gif"> gives some random PhotoBucket image: This ...
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Should there be a turn off comments option?

I've seen these sorts of ideas floating around meta.SE occasionally, but they're unpopular. For example, Ability for an answer writer to turn off comments for their answer was asked 9 years ago (...
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Chinese Language temporary logo

My personal preferences (in order of highest to lowest ranking): 漢 Among users of non-Chinese-character languages,「漢」is near-globally identifiable as a Chinese-looking symbol Among Chinese-character ...
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No Moderation Tools For Accounts?

In such situations, simply flag the post with a custom reason calling for a moderator's attention: Such flags are highly visible to moderators, and if one is around and it's a clear-cut case, they ...
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Is there a French version of this Chinese Language community?

No unfortunately not, there is no French language version of Chinese StackExchange. Chinese StackExchange isn't strictly English either though, but it would be best if questions were written in ...
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Should we add the enhancement from japanese.SE for furigana/ruby text here for adding Pinyin to hanzi?

A Community Manager has added this to the: Community Management Team's backlog There is no ETA on when it will be looked at and/or taken care of, but at least we can be assured that it's not lost ...
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Let's change the temporary logo from "Cn" to 漢?

Yeah, let's do it. We've been letting this drag on for long enough already. Okay, so, I've reached out to @catija and referred her to this post. Now we can wait and see what happens.
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Can we have a "Not about the Chinese language" close reason?

I certainly feel this is worth pursuing. Indeed, users have independently used this close reason manually, e.g. zypA13510 (2020), Becky 李蓓 (2020), dROOOze (2019), Tang Ho (2019). From my point of ...
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Should we add the enhancement from japanese.SE for furigana/ruby text here for adding Pinyin to hanzi?

Based on our current roadmap, this isn't work that we will take on, as it doesn't coincide with functional areas that we plan to improve in the near future. We recognize that time and thought was put ...
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Should we add the enhancement from japanese.SE for furigana/ruby text here for adding Pinyin to hanzi?

Thanks to @senshin for drafting up an idea of what the enhancement should look like. I've noted what I think the enhancement should support at Japanese SE Meta (it's easier to demonstrate ruby text ...
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Should we include pinyin?

Japanese language stackexchange has implemented what @sillygwailo answered, which they called it Furigana support for details seeing here , so I think It is easy and necessary to add this feature. ...
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How to increase popularity of CSE?

I think it is also a great idea to let college students learning Chinese know about the site, so the population here will grow largely.
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How to increase popularity of CSE?

I think that what would help would be sharing not just the site with people you think might be interested, but also sharing particularly interesting questions. For example on Facebook or Twitter. ...
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Why are there no bounties on CL?

My guess is that the 99% answer rate means we don't need to offer bounties.
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Chinese Language temporary logo --- can we vote?

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Let's change the temporary logo from "Cn" to 漢?

Here it is hitting the Hot Network Questions list! It's a thing of beauty. Now we can sit back and appreciate (欣赏) it. (:
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Language code syntax to display variant characters

may i ask, what’s the definition of “variant character”? from the link of japanese language stackexchange: when the same Unicode codepoint has different glyphs depending on the language code ...
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Should we adapt a version of Translation Golf to Chinese SE?

It is certainly feasible. All that is needed is a set of rules, people willing to come up with questions and participants. I did ask a question asking for game ideas two years ago: Language game ...
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Update the Chinese.SE Twitter icon from “Cn” to 漢?

That's a point. Let me try and get the ball rolling. I've reached out to a Stack Exchange Community Manager, hopefully this will speed things along.
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Embedding sound clips in posts using Soundcloud

EDIT: What is the decision? How many votes should be required to apply this change? I'll tell you what I can (which isn't much): there is no decision (yet). It cannot happen without Stack Exchange ...
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How to delete a chat room?

There is no option to delete chatrooms for regular users, but ♦ moderators can (thanks @Becky for double-checking), after they've joined the room: I guess you could ping a moderator in chat, or flag ...
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Should we use different word limits in comment for Chinese and English?

Assigning greater weighting to Chinese characters is a sensible proposal. (Many comments here are mixed Chinese/English, so it's not easy to classify which comments are in Chinese.) Shorter comments ...
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possible to streamline existing tags?

My opinion: Yes, tags really need to be streamlined! However, users are not going to naturally think of the word "tech" when they're asking questions about IME, fonts, etc. If a question is ...
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Can we have a "Not about the Chinese language" close reason?

it depends on how people define “chinese language”. imo, it should be regarded as the language used by “han-chinese” (漢), nothing more. in “you-know-where”, there’s a tendency to treat “chinese” as “...
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