Jason Down
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should question about HTML5 be on topic?
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I think it will depend on the context of the HTML5 question, but in many cases, yes. For example, many web-based reader software, such as the Kindle Cloud Reader and the Kobo Cloud Reader are ...

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Converting answers to comments?
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Yes this is a moderator only privilege to my knowledge. If you are not a moderator you can flag an answer as "not an answer" and a moderator will either delete it or convert it to a comment if ...

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Who should the moderators be?
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I would like to nominate DVK: Acquired quite a bit of reputation since E-books has launched by providing both high quality answers and questions (we need more to keep the site alive people!). Proven ...

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I have a suggestion for a tag merge
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4 votes

This makes perfect sense to me. I have done the merge.

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Why isn't my bounty on top of the list of questions?
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Bounties are not posted on the top of the questions list. Rather they are highlighted on the featured questions list: https://ebooks.stackexchange.com/?tab=featured. The tab can be accessed on the ...

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How long will it be before this site is closed, if we don't start getting more questions and answers?
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Looking on Area51, there are many Beta sites that have been open for 2-3 years because they have not reached the necessary stats to move beyond the public Beta. I think we are safe, so long as some ...

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Should epub and epub3 tags be merged?
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Well since nobody is weighing in and I agree that these two tags should be merged, I just went ahead and did it (epub3 -> epub... with a new tag synonym). If there is anything that is epub version ...

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Tag merge suggestion
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I agree. I have merged the annotations and notes tags (I think annotations is more correct, so have made that the tag that will stick around).

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Should we add region tags?
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I think it could be useful. Perhaps we could have a tag for country-dependent for questions that will vary by country. For questions that want to focus directly on a single country, using the full ...

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What should our chatroom name be?
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The Codex [insert filler text here ;)]

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2021 Community Moderator Election Results
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Congrats gents! Glad to have a couple more members of the community to help with moderation. Enjoy and shoot me any questions via the ebooks mod chat room if you need assistance. Also, just a heads up ...

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I'm outta here -- goodbye! (protesting a moderator's deletion)
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We also have a very underutilized chat site that would be useful for these exact scenarios. A nice thorough post could be left in the chat room and linked to directly in the comment section of the ...

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Change the tag eink to e-ink
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I agree for exactly the reason Ed Cottrell has said. I have created a tag synonym that will map the eink tag to e-ink. I have also merged any existing questions (there were 11 at the time) so that the ...

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Should this question be split?
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2 votes

I have created a Canadian version of the question here. Anyone who answered the original question, but with Canadian answers, I will upvote if they answer again on the Canadian one. Once the person ...

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Questions about Ebook torrents sources
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This would be considered off topic for this site. For more information on what is on/off topic, you can check out our help center.

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Anyone interested in creating a bot for the chat room?
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Based on the current feedback in the comments and in the chat, I have added two feeds to The Appendix for now. One for the regular site and one for the meta site. Both feeds post directly as chat ...

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What should our logo look like?
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Although it would be nice if the word Books appeared to be on the book itself (proper perspective angle).

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What should our logo look like?
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