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Can you help re-tag some untagged posts?

I'm working rather hard to try to clean up tags so that everyone stands a better chance of seeing the types of questions that interest them. This is something I've been doing behind the scenes for a ...
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Suggestion, split sound and sound-design in two sections

This to me looks like a split is the obvious suggestion/choice. As far as I can see this section is now found in the stack exchange network as the "sound" section. But the title of the section at the ...
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Are general questions about how to use specific DAWs on topic?

For an example of a question I was thinking of, I wanted to know how I could use the pencil tool in the midi editor of Studio One to change the pitch of notes. This isn't really related to sound ...
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What really happened to sound design?

What really happened to (social) sound design? I mean no offence, but when this was known as social sound design, it was mainly a Q&A fora for film TV and games sound design. Now it has turned ...
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Let's get critical: Mar 2014 Site Self-Evaluation

We all love Sound Design 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, ...
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We need to narrow down our scope and help center guidance, your opinion is needed!

A few months ago, we had two communities; the sound enthusiasts on our site for audio and video production, and the community that had been flourishing on Sound Design. The two seemed like, and are, a ...
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Social Sound Design / Audio-Video Production Merge Post Mortem

So now that the merge of content is pretty much done and we've had a few weeks to start seeing how the new community is coming together, I wanted to start a Meta post to discuss the various issues and ...
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More Synonymous Tags?

I think there are a couple more synonymous tags that need dealing with? We currently have synth and synthesizer which I see as being the same? There is then tags for synthesis and granular-synthesis ...
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Consolidate max max-msp maxmsp tags

As far as I can tell, max max-msp and maxmsp are currently independent tags, but all refer to the same software.
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Questions of the sort, “Here's what I did, what do you think?”

I'm definitely not of the opinion that there is no place for this type of question. I do think, however, there are good examples and bad examples of how to go about it. Made some work - Need ...
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Combining to eliminate [pro] & [tools]

I've been going through and editing the improperly entered tags pro and tools and changing them to either pro-tools, or pro-tools-10 (or whatever version) if there's a specification of the version ...
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Sub-genre tags on every question + refined searches

Introductions are in order... For those with Stack Exchange and AVP who don't know me, my name (and my handle) is Steve Urban. Hello. Sorry for my first question to be such a long post, but please, ...
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Is live audio on topic here?

I noticed that this question's migration to Sound Design was rejected. Live rock band having issues with vocals being buried The recent splitting out of audio from AVP has me very confused. Why is ...
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Please help add tags to questions only tagged sound or audio

In an earlier announcement, I indicated that I planed to remove the meta-tags audio and sound. I've gone through these and added tags where I could when either tag was the only tag on a question, but ...
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Add support for an embedded audio player

I've noticed that a lot of times on this site, questions are asked about how to modify a particular sound or about the availability of particular sounds. Often, this requires the audio to be ...
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Should home theater / non-studio or production related equipment questions be on topic?

These questions were not on topic on AVP and it sounds like they were not present on SSD either. Do we have any interest in addressing the home theater/personal listening arenas or do we want to ...
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Going forward, what do we want to do with answers that are effectively just “contact me”?

This kind of answer are not good for the long term usefulness of the site for the same reason that link only answers are frowned upon. In the future, the chances are good that users will eventually ...
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Should requests to find a particular sound in a sound library be on topic?

This is potentially related to Shopping questions?. The question Library/Big Marble staircase Room Tone is looking for a sound library that includes sounds that match what he is looking for. This ...
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Is this a sound design forum - if so, what are the boundaries of that definition?

Just thought I'd throw this one out there, I'd be interested if others have been wondering this too. Do we need a tighter definition of which topics are acceptable on this forum? Since the merge ...
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Cleaning up the singular/plural tags

Rather than creating a new post for every example we come across, let's try to keep them all here. As they are changed/fixed, I'll try to keep a running tally here. This way, if there are any issues ...
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Combine [backup] and [backups]

We've got a few questions tagged backup and a few more than that tagged backups. Makes no difference to me, but it would seem that backups is more inclusive to the act of backing up, as well as the ...
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New tag request [sound-alike]

I ran across a suggested edit in the review queue for adding sound-alike as a new tag. Here was the question. I rejected the edit, only so that we could have the discussion here first. I do think ...
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Tag removal [Help]

The help tag seems to fall into that meta-tag category. I would think that 99% of the question on the site are looking for some help :) Thoughts?
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Content Filters

With the current discussion about 'synth sound design' questions in mind, I have got a question. Would it be possible and handy for users/contributors to filter the questions on the site. Although we ...
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Help, I joined Sound Design as an AVP user, but some of my contributions aren't showing up

I recently signed up to Sound Design coming over from AVP after realizing that my posts were migrated here. Now that I'm here, I don't see some of my posts, but they've clearly been migrated to this ...
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Your Sound Design Stack Exchange Moderation Team

There have been quite a few major changes in the recent months for the Social Sound Design and Audio production communities. One community was just absorbed into the larger Stack Exchange network ...
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Remove the 'audio' and 'sound' tags

The audio and sound tags aren't needed on Sound Design, since every question on this site should be about audio and sound. Some of these were added during the migration from AVP, but both tags existed ...
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What about “Questions” that are clearly not questions?

This question https://sound.stackexchange.com/questions/6036/large-hadron-collider-sounds-and-music was in the review queue. It was flagged as 'not a question.' There is no question that this is ...
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Are “how to create this synth sound” questions welcome?

There are a lot of synth players and electronic musicians out there, and they all want to sound as good as their favourite records. I can very well imagine people (including myself) flooding this site ...
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What should our chat room be named?

This is a typical question that comes up during the beta process. I just realized that chat for Sound Design wasn't really ever set up after it moved to the Stack Exchange 2.0 platform, and I'm here ...
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Clean up on aisle everywhere

I'm pleased to announce that the first phase of merging the audio community from AVP with Sound Design has successfully completed. Over 1500 questions have been migrated here, and users are quickly ...
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Shopping questions?

I'm new here, but have spent a lot of time over on AVP. It seems like there are a lot of shopping questions here, though they were considered off topic at AVP. Are shopping and product recommendation ...
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this question was migrated from AVP, it probably shouldn't have been

This is a question specifically about After Effects. After Effects isn't really a sound design tool. People using AE are more likely to be concentrating on the video than the sound, and people asking ...
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The Sound SE community is about to get much bigger!

It's with a great deal of pleasure that I'm letting you all know that your community is soon to grow quite a bit. The linked post on Meta Audio & Video production outlines our plan to bring the ...
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Let's get critical: Dec 2013 Site Self-Evaluation

We all love Sound Design 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, ...
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They were watching, SD makes a difference

This is not a very serious post, just to congratulate you all that Sound Design for something that happened today. I posted this question, after "googling" for months and many emails with Behringer'...
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Where is Social sound design?

Where is Social sound design forum? How do I login to my previous account? I had accumulated considerable reputation and badges there.
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Why does not the “area 51” link on the front page work?

On the front page Sound Design there is the area 51 link (on the right side) which after clicking shows Page Not Found on Area 51 site. I am not even able to find the Sound Design site on Area 51 (...
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Comment on vote down?

Hopefully this is the right place to ask this question. In my opinion, down-votes need to be commented. A up-vote implements that a question or answer was good and precise. A down-vote instead raises ...
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Why are so many old questions churning up on the front page?

I see that someone named Tim Post has been editing quite a few questions on the site, churning a lot of things onto the front page. Is there a reason for this?
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Help, I can't log in to my account

I had an account on Social Sound Design and now when I try to log in, it wants me to create a new account. Why is this happening and what can I do to fix it?
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Time For a Big Upgrade to SSD!

We have an amazing opportunity to migrate Social Sound Design to the Stack Exchange Network. This means brand new and up-to-date software with lots of great features (including chat and a meta site!). ...
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Not so much sound related, but an etiquette request…

Hey folks. I see this happen every once in a while on the site here. A whole string of questions that were asked ages ago suddenly get bumped to the top of the list by the site's coding, burying ...
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Where can I buy SSD merchandise?

C'mon Andrew. I would rock an SSD t-shirt at a trade show any day.
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Are we ready to step out of bootstrap mode?

UPDATE: And we're launched! I think our little community here is doing pretty darn well. Thanks everyone for your awesome involvement! Are we ready to get out of bootstrap mode? I think this will ...
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Sound Cloud SSD Group

Hi Everyone. I have taken the liberty of starting up a Sound Cloud group for Social Sound Design users. I thought it would be good to have an easy place to listen to each others tracks as we have many ...
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Website Question: Use of Gravatar

I was going to change my avatar today, and realized again why it was still the site default - Gravatar. I don't know about everybody else, but I really don't want to have anything else to sign up for ...

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