# Questions tagged [feature-request]

You have an idea for a new feature, or for a change to the existing functionality.

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### Turn off unregistered guest answers

I'll suggest that Math Educators SE turn off the ability for unregistered ("guest") users to submit answers. I'm told that this is a new capacity, as of a few months ago, that can be set per-...
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[Note: I don't know if this is a general comment about the Stack Exchange network at large or something that is controllable site-by-site.] When a comment thread gets too long, stack exchanges seem ...
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### What is or could be the tag for asking about possibility of teaching certain topics without prerequisities?

For example, I had no idea that probabilities of 0 or 1 don't change with information. I don't recall being taught this in elementary or advanced probability. The advanced probability way of proving ...
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### Is it possible to submit original graphics for the site's appearence?

I don't know the site's policy regarding graphics. As a part-time designer, I think the site would be much more appealing with a nice banner (header) on top of the page. Is it possible to submit to ...
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### Six character minimum edit?

Is there a justification for edits having to be 6 characters long? I tried to correct someone's arithmetic. They wrote $4 \cdot 8 = 48$. It's a one character change! (Or 2 if you count insertions ...
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### A more general reason for closing off-topic questions?

Currently the off-topic closure reasons are: This question is off-topic because it is a mathematical question as contrasted with a question about mathematics education. For a Stack Exchange site for ...
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### color of the titles of questions

The color of the title of a non-visited question on the main site is blue, and that of an already visited question is dark-blue. I believe, visually it would be more helpful if the color of an ...
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### Scope of the site: educaTION versus educaTOR

I am still somewhat confused about the scope of this site. The help center says: The community welcomes questions on teaching mathematics and the process of learning mathematics at all levels. ...
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### Pledge fullfilled status?

I pledged to get this site started, and I'm pretty sure I fullfilled my promise already. But there is no indication I noticed in my member page saying anything about this.
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### Specific tag for questions about a mathematical object

I think it would be nice to have a tag that marked that a question was 'about' (i.e. its central topic is) a specific mathematical object, in contrast to being about practical things like exams and ...
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### Icon for this site?

How are icons for sites on SE defined? I.e., Math.SE, TeX.SE, Unix.SE, and several other of the sites I visit around here have their own, distinctive icons. Others have a just a light blue blurb with ...
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### Off-topic > belongs to another site

I think it would be good to have "Close > Off-topic > belongs to another site" options containing: academia.se, math.se. For academia.se, there is already a question that would fit better there (and ...
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Prompted by the discussion at this question, I am making a proposal that we ask StackExchange to require users of Mathematics Educators to comment on a post before they can downvote it. Upvote the "...