Questions tagged [reopen-votes]

Questions about the process of reopening a closed question.

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Should the close/reopen vote threshold be lowered from 5 to 3?

German Language SE has been discussing whether they should have only three close votes instead of five to close questions. Stack Overflow lowered the close/reopen vote threshold from 5 to 3 in ...
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Questions closed too quickly on meta

Specifically, the following two questions: Are the guidelines for asking questions too easily abused? should be downvoted but not closed. It's a bit ranty, but it is actually asking a real question - ...
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Is this question about Percy Shelley’s adulation for poetry now clear enough to be reopened?

I edited this question: Isn't Percy Shelley’s adulation for poetry bombastically platitudinous and vapid? It should now be clearer; does it still deserve to be closed?
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A reminder to those with 500+ reputation: please remember your close/reopen votes!

This was originally an old announcement, but still relevant today for different reasons. On this public beta site, every user with 500+ reputation has the ability to help with closing and reopening ...
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