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Questions tagged [migration]

About moving questions between StackExchange sites.

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A recent Academia post may be better suited on IPS

There was recently a post on Main: How to build healthy working relationships with my male colleagues as a young-ish, attractive-ish woman? The question gives some detail about their position in work ...
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Work-around for migrating outside of Academia SE?

This question asks how to treat certain ambiguous answers in a research survey, and I regard it as off-topic on Academia, and should be migrated to Cross Validated. When I tried to put in a close-vote ...
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The line between graduate student and undergrad questions

I'm trying to find a better home for this question. I'm not sure Academia is a good fit. This question seems like it could be taken many ways. But I thought I'd ask before doing anything. I ...
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Dedicated “This belongs on Cross Validated” off-topic option?

Inspired by, but not particularly picking on, this question: https://academia.stackexchange.com/posts/65930/revisions We currently have a very small list of default "off-topic" options - namely, just ...
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How to suggest another StackExchange site during flag as “off-topic”?

Not all the SE sites are in the option when flagging a question as off topic. It would be nicer to suggest the exact SE site when flagging off-topic questions. Or am I missing something? Is such an ...
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Migration of Content from Open Science SE

I just wanted to give you a heads up that I am about to start migrating selected questions from the closure of the Open Science site to this site. I would also note that you are under no obligation ...
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Are we migrating away too many questions?

Recently, it seems that a number of questions are being flagged for migration because they are a better fit someplace else. My personal view on migration is it should only be used for questions that ...
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When did DOI questions become off-topic here?

My question on DOIs for time series was migrated to Open Data. That's annoying. If I'd wanted it there, I'd have asked it there myself. I have an account there. But instead of being here, where it ...
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Migrate a question to DataScience.SE

I haven't find a dedicated "migrate question" thread, so I do it by case. This question: https://academia.stackexchange.com/questions/38813/how-to-deal-with-large-amounts-of-binary-data is IMHO ...
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Closing/migration criteria

There has been much discussion recently over when to to migrate questions away from the site. A while back, I found a question on meta.stackexchange which outlined the criteria one should use to make ...
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How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Boat. (Or not)

One of my questions—Topical tag cloud generator for researchers/academics—was migrated to a site I'm not a member of and have no intention of signing up for. Thus I can no longer interact ...
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Migration paths for off-topic questions

Now that we're out of beta, will we get access to the full set of stackexchange sites for migrations ?
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Migration request: 'What are the aspects associated with working in a 'liberal arts environment'?'

I would like to request that this question be moved back to the academic stack exchange. This is a question related to an academic job search, and I really would like to hear from people in academia, ...
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Data visualisation questions

This question about representation of experimental data was migrated to CrossValidated, the SE site for “statisticians, data miners and data analysis”. Below, I make the case that this question is ...
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Do you want this question from meta.maths?

Over on meta.maths.SE this question was asked: Teaching someone who doesn't put much effort in While certainly off-topic for meta.maths.SE, I think it's a reasonable and interesting question and ...
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Economics.SE is closing, some questions could be migrated

Economics.SE is closing on 4 May and I, along with the other mods, am in the process of salvaging the best questions we have to be migrated to other parts of the SE universe where they may make a good ...