Questions tagged [discussion]

The question you're asking is designed to solicit opinions or best-practices on a particular topic, with the goal of reaching community consensus.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
19
votes
0answers
171 views

Things to Keep in Mind During Public Beta

Congratulations on making it to public beta! Your site will be publicly visible on Wednesday afternoon. However, before your move forward, I wanted to point out a few things that concerned us. A ...
10
votes
2answers
165 views

Are e-sports on topic here?

I've been thinking a lot about this lately, and honestly I'm quite conflicted. I feel that any sport that really is a sport should be on topic here, regardless of it is on topic on another site. ...
2
votes
1answer
36 views

cycling or Bicycling?

What of these should we keep? Both? That mainly goes for Tags I know you go cycling with your bicycle, but what should the tags have? both?
1
vote
1answer
27 views

Meta Qustions length

I tried to ask a question in Meta, and I got the following error: In red: ** Oops! Your question couldn't be submitted because: It does not meet our quality standards.** I assume it's length ...
6
votes
2answers
69 views

What kind of cycling questions are on-topic?

There is already a fully-fledged bicycles.stackexchange.com site. In addition to non-sports cycling (commuting, touring), they have tags such as Training and Racing. Should questions similar to Why ...
2
votes
2answers
53 views

Types of Equipment related Questions

We are beginning to get closer to a usable definition of the types of sports we want to cover on the site (AFAIKS). But what about questions on equipment? From What should our FAQ contain? questions ...
12
votes
6answers
354 views

What is counted as sport?

What is counted as a sport activity? Do you need to sweat for it? Does there need to be a competition to compare/asses the gain/value/rank you are at? For instance: Is Chess considered a sport? How ...
12
votes
4answers
169 views

Hockey versus Ice Hockey - should they be synonyms?

We have two tags, one being hockey and the other being icehockey. I recognize there are other types of hockey (well, I can only think of two: one where you play with roller blades, and the other where ...
13
votes
1answer
115 views

Include just link, or copy content?

Short question: should we provide links to the answer, or copy external content into our answer? Long question: In response to this question, I provided a link to an external blog (of which I'm not ...
16
votes
6answers
416 views

Are questions about fantasy sports on topic?

Are questions about fantasy sports on topic? This is a huge market and a huge aspect of fandom. Are they on topic?
2
votes
3answers
202 views

Scope suggestion - Eliminate most overlap with F&N

I suggest that we change our scope to the following: "We exist as a site to ask about the rules, regulations, practices and minutia surrounding sports. Questions about training, and the actual ...
8
votes
4answers
506 views

Competitive or Recreational Running

The question What is the most popular running (and fitness) application for mobile devices? was closed (partly) with the reason "Running questions must specifically relate to competitive running." ...
17
votes
3answers
334 views

Should we allow sports trivia?

Our faq says we are for "participants in team and individual sport activities". It doesn't clarify whether this is limited to questions by participants, or if it includes questions about participants. ...
10
votes
3answers
104 views

What should we do with equipment recommendations?

Are sports equipment recommendations on topic or off topic? Additionally, if they're on topic how should they be tagged? It seems like it would be difficult to provide a single answer. Examples: ...
2
votes
2answers
67 views

How do we handle questions that relate to fitness and nutrition?

How should we handle questions that relate to the fitness and nutrition SE? There are some grey areas that exist currently. One specifically (recently): Swimming and respiratory infections ...
6
votes
3answers
52 views

When should we use the community wiki?

In what criteria/criterion should we use the community wiki for questions? What should it not be used for and what is a good example of it's use?
5
votes
1answer
46 views

Should the name of the sport be included in the question title?

Start with examples: How to attack zone defence? (tagged Basketball) Is it possible to effectively practice zone defence in basketball if you don't have 10 people? (also tagged) Now the question is, ...
7
votes
1answer
40 views

How should we handle drill recomendation questions

I've seen three questions (1 2 3) that specifically ask for drills, workouts, exercises, etc to help with a specific condition. If they already comprise 12%(1) of the site, we should be prepared to ...
5
votes
1answer
59 views

How should we handle questions whose answers change often?

There may be a global StackExchange answer for this that I am unaware of, but how should we handle questions whose answers would change periodically? For instance: League rules that may change every ...
7
votes
1answer
94 views

What’s the “elevator pitch” for our site?

One of the 7 essential meta questions How do we concisely define this site? Think along the lines: the tagline the motto the blurb under the logo a convenience redirect “nickname” for the site ...
6
votes
4answers
87 views

What should our FAQ contain?

One of the 7 essential meta questions Straight-forward but difficult and very important question. Let's work together on defining this new site especially considering that we have a closely related ...
20
votes
5answers
351 views

How should the tag “Football” be used?

I saw a question with the tag football, but the content was not about football, as I use the term. The question was about "American football." What most countries call "football", Americans call "...
9
votes
1answer
108 views

How does Fitness and Nutrition, with Sports related questions, interact?

What are the boundaries to define if a question belongs on Sports or F&N? Looks like we may need some collaboration cross sites to decide how best to partition the questions?
8
votes
2answers
128 views

Will running related questions from F&N be migrated to Sports?

I have asked some running related questions on Fitness&Nutrition. How can I migrate them to Sports (probably only when the public beta starts)?