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Meta How can we grow this community?

Codidact's communities have a lot of great content that is helping people on the Internet. Our communities are small, though, and sustainable communities depend on having lots of active, engaged p...

1 answer  ·  posted 1y ago by Monica Cellio‭  ·  last activity 10mo ago by interested‭

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Meta Is starting of Judaism on-topic?

When i had seen the community first time. Lot of questions came to my mind. So, i became interested to know about Judaism. I am not a Jews. I had a religion. But, later i became atheist. And, now i...

1 answer  ·  posted 1y ago by deleted user  ·  last activity 1y ago by Monica Cellio‭

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Meta Sefaria's holding a contest; can our community build something that uses Codidact and Sefaria together?

Sefaria has just announced this year's Powered by Sefaria contest. The goal is to attract projects that are interesting and creative and that make use of Sefaria's library of texts and/or open API...

0 answers  ·  posted 1y ago by Monica Cellio‭

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Meta how should we organize the prophets tags?

I asked a question about a passage from Ezekiel, creating the "ezekiel-book-of" tag in the process. (I followed the pattern I saw with other book tags.) I saw that we also have a "prophets" tag, ...

0 answers  ·  posted 1y ago by Monica Cellio‭

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Meta Respect for the names of Hashem and avoiding Shaimos

TL;DR Is Shaimos an issue to be concerned about in posts, and if so, what policy should we set? This question contains (at the moment) a name of God in Hebrew that is considered Shaimos, requiring...

0 answers  ·  posted 1y ago by manassehkatz‭  ·  edited 1y ago by manassehkatz‭

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Meta Why ones needs a chat.

One can see from this chat why one needs it on a question and answer site such as this. It is impossible to fully discuss a subject without one. https://chat.stackexchange.com/rooms/123299/discuss...

1 answer  ·  posted 1y ago by interested‭  ·  edited 1y ago by ArtOfCode‭

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Meta Sidebar widget with "useful links"?

Is it worthwhile to include a sidebar widget with some useful links for learning about Judaism and Jewish practice and law, such as Sefaria, Hebrew Books, etc.? If yes, what links, specifically, wo...

2 answers  ·  posted 1y ago by DonielF‭  ·  last activity 1y ago by msh210‭

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Meta Why does SE have many more posts than here on their Judaism site.

There are many many more posts on the SE Judaism site than here. One should be asking the question why? Many people belong to both and still regularly post questions and answers there and not here....

0 answers  ·  posted 1y ago by interested‭

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Meta Omer counter now live on Judaism Codidact!

As of a few hours ago, an Omer counter is now live on Judaism Codidact! The counter appears on the right side of the site, and shows the Hebrew date, the day of the Omer, and the day of the week. ...

0 answers  ·  posted 1y ago by Mithical‭  ·  edited 1y ago by Mithical‭

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Meta Omer weekly/daily themes, online-style?

I know that there are some customary "categories" of daily contemplation during the Omer -- combinations of Chesed, Hod, etc. I know that each week has one of these as a theme, and then within tha...

0 answers  ·  posted 1y ago by Monica Cellio‭

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Meta Purim Torah Discussion

It's almost that time of year! Who's ready for some Purim Torah? Before we begin the season, we need to set some ground rules. In this thread, I'd like to discuss how exactly this will run. Below ...

3 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by DonielF‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by Isaac Moses‭

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Meta Suggestion: some sort of weekly roundup

I had an idea that might help evolve the Judaism Codidact somewhat: Every week, making a thread in which everyone can post something interesting they learned over the past week about Judaism and/or...

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by Harel13‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by Harel13‭

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Meta ban the dvar-torah tag in the Divrei Torah category

A bunch of posts in the Divrei Torah category are tagged "dvar-torah". Taggedness with this tag is wholly duplicative of category membership, so I recommend detagging (perhaps it would be easier se...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by msh210‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by Monica Cellio‭

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Meta Divrei Torah Category: LAUNCHED!

An oft-requested feature for this community is a forum in which people can post their own Chiddushei Torah, their own Torah novelties — their own Divrei Torah. We are excited to announce that the D...

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by DonielF‭  ·  edited 2y ago by Dani‭

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Meta Divrei Torah Category

It's been previously suggested to create a Divrei Torah category. With Elul coming up I'm sure there's lots that the community has to share — should we create this forum in which people can do so? ...

5 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by DonielF‭  ·  edited 2y ago by DonielF‭

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Meta Some special encodings, including Hebrew, didn't import well

We have learned by experience that the data-import process gets tripped up by some character encodings... like Hebrew. (Oops!) The mix of HTML (what we can get from SE) and Markdown and character...

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by Monica Cellio‭

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Meta Claiming your imported posts

We've run data import for the first time on this community, which means some of your content might be here but be attributed to a stub user created for the sake of attribution. This post is about ...

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by Monica Cellio‭  ·  edited 2y ago by Monica Cellio‭

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Meta Please post your data-import requests here.

We've had some discussions about importing data from Mi Yodeya. The community hasn't yet decided what, if any, bulk imports to do, but we've had some requests to import specific questions and we'd...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by Monica Cellio‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by Monica Cellio‭

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Meta Double Posting here and on Mi Yodeya

What are your thoughts about double posting here and on Mi Yodeya? Often I will want an answer to something quickly and it may be of interest to post it here and on stack exchange to increase my od...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by eliyahu‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by interested‭

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Meta How will Judaism Codidact be better than Mi Yodeya?

I feel a bit confused. On the one hand, I suppose we all supported Monica and her case against Stack Exchange, but obviously it's hard to ignore that Mi Yodeya is (at least in my view) the best thi...

7 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by Kazi bácsi‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by eliyahu‭

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Meta What content do we want to import from Mi Yodeya?

We can import questions and answers from Mi Yodeya.1 You might have noticed that we imported two already, the ones needed by our "not professional advice" notice. What else to import is up to the...

7 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by Monica Cellio‭  ·  edited 2y ago by Monica Cellio‭

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Meta What should be our Modesty Policy?

Judaism Codidact is founded on being a site where people can turn to learn more about Judaism. While our heritage has what to say on intimate themes, it also emphasizes the importance of modesty. W...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by DonielF‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by Alaychem‭

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Meta Should minimal research be required before posting?

According to the help center, to ask a "great question," you should "Do some research...In addition to just making sure your question hasn't been asked already here on Codidact, take a few moments ...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by DonielF‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by msh210‭

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Meta What should our policy be on Kabbalistic discussions?

We do not expound...upon Creation in a group of two, nor upon the 'Matter of the Divine Chariot' even to an individual, unless he is wise and can intuit on his own. Whoever delves into four topics...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by DonielF‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by Monica Cellio‭

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Meta What should our policy be on "trivia" questions?

Should we have a policy in place regarding trivia or riddle questions? Things like: There are exactly nine women in Tanach about whom the passuk relates their deaths. Who are they? What is the lon...

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by DonielF‭

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Meta How is JC different from MY? [duplicate]

I’ve been looking around to see if there are any major differences between Mi Yodeya and Judaism Codidact. So far, it seems like the two sites are pretty much (in fact almost exactly) the same. Did...

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by Lo Ani‭  ·  closed as duplicate 2y ago by DonielF‭

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Meta Are questions purely about the State/Land of Israel in-scope?

On Mi Yodeya, questions about the State/Land of Israel that aren't clearly about Judaism are considered out of scope. Should that be the case here, or should questions about Israel be ipso facto on...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by DonielF‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by Harel13‭

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Meta Requiring Outside Knowledge

There's a few different permutations of these types of questions, so I'll put each one in its own category. What unites them all is that they require knowledge of something outside of Judaism; in y...

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by DonielF‭

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Meta Limitations on "too broad" as a close reason

"Too broad" is currently a close reason. How broad is too broad? "Cannot be answered in just a few paragraphs" seems too vague to be meaningful, and some questions can be very narrow yet require l...

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by DonielF‭

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Meta Are questions purely about Jews and Jewish History in-scope?

On Mi Yodeya, questions about Jews or their history that aren't clearly about Judaism are considered out of scope. Should that be the case here, or should questions about Jews and their history be ...

5 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by DonielF‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by Monica Cellio‭

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Meta What is our policy regarding using non-English languages in a post?

Should we allow users to write questions in non-English languages? Should we allow users to write questions in specifically Hebrew or other Jewish languages like Judeo-Aramaic, Yiddish, and Ladino...

5 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by DonielF‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by msh210‭

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Meta Post score representation

I really don't like the vote count representation. Positive count, negative count AND a bar? That feels messy to me. If we want to differ a post with zero votes, and a post with 10 upvotes and 10 d...

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by Alaychem‭

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Meta Are questions purely about Hebrew in-scope?

On Mi Yodeya, questions about Hebrew that aren't clearly about Judaism are considered out of scope. Should that be the case here, or should questions about the Hebrew language be ipso facto on-topi...

5 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by Isaac Moses‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by DonielF‭

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Meta What is the mission of this community?

We need to work on defining our mission. There are a bunch of questions to resolve about particular scope boundaries. (The first is on language questions, and more should come.), and we also need t...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by Isaac Moses‭  ·  edited 2y ago by Isaac Moses‭

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Meta Creating New Tags

What is our stance on creating new tags? On MY it was preferable not to create new ones, but what about here?

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by Harel13‭

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Meta Make it clear that our FAQ is about this community, not all of Judaism

In a message on the Codidact network Discord channel, msh210 pointed out: https://judaism.codidact.com/help/faq This page -- its title and some of its text -- sound like it's introducing people to...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by Isaac Moses‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by Monica Cellio‭

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Meta Custom Community Name?

For those of us who were or still are a part of the Judaism StackExchange community, you'll know that they don't call themselves "Judaism Stack Exchange" – it's Mi Yodeya. Here, we're just "Judaism...

17 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by DonielF‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by Harel13‭

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Meta Asking questions that have answers on MY?

Out of interest of helping move Judaism Codidact forward, if I have a question and I see it already has answers in MY, should I still ask it here (bearing in mind that, a. from what I've heard, the...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by Harel13‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by AA ‭

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Meta Welcome to our new pro-tem moderators!

Welcome to our pro-tem moderators, Isaac Moses and DonielF. Isaac joined the team two weeks ago and I was negligent in not announcing it at the time, and DonielF has joined today. Thank you both ...

2 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by Monica Cellio‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by DonielF‭

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Meta Should imported posts retain their original votes?

It seems likely that we will import at least some content from Mi Yodeya. There's a separate question for that; in this question I want to focus on a suggestion brought up in an answer there: keep...

2 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by Monica Cellio‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by AA ‭

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Meta Proposal: Weekly Topic Challenge

As we’re building up this community, I thought it would be a neat idea to feature a weekly topic challenge, similar to when MY was getting started (see here). The idea would be as follows: A new c...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by DonielF‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by Monica Cellio‭

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Meta Sefaria linking is now installed

This is a test to see if the Sefaria linking works. @ArtOfCode says just make things that look like references. So I suppose Genesis 1:1 should give me the first Pasuk of the Torah. Let's see...

2 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by manassehkatz‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by DonielF‭

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Meta Dictionary/Encyclopedia of Terms

How about a Wiki-style Dictionary or Encyclopedia of Jewish terms? This could either be a Category or maybe part of Community-specific Help. Instead of each reference to a Jewish/Hebrew/Aramaic/etc...

2 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by manassehkatz‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by msh210‭

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Meta When is a source required? How should sources be quoted or linked?

כל האומר דבר בשם אומרו מביא גאולה לעולם שנא׳ ותאמר אסתר למלך בשם מרדכי Whoever says something in the name of the one who said it brings redemption to the world, as it says (Esther 2:22), "And Esth...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by DonielF‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by Mithical‭

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Meta ISO: hierarchical tags

One thing sorely missing from Mi Yodeya is a tag hierarchy. For example, having the Book-of-Judges tag be a sub-tag of the Books-of-the-Prophets tag, so that keyword searches among the latter will ...

3 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by msh210‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by ArtOfCode‭

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Meta What is the purpose of comments?

I suppose my question is twofold (and is about the Q&amp;A category only). What purpose are comments meant to serve? Should we have them at all? The former question is one of information. What is...

2 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by msh210‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by Monica Cellio‭

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Meta What should our short description and Q&A description say?

On the list of Codidact sites, each community has a short description, such as: Cooking: Our community for people interested in cooking and questions about it - methods, processes, recipes, tips, ...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by Monica Cellio‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by ArtOfCode‭

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Meta "Jews not Judaism"

Maybe the "Jews not Judaism" questions should also have their own category, or a separate tag structure (including date ranges and locations) And a clear division between biography ("Where did the ...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by Aliza‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by manassehkatz‭

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Meta Welcome to Judaism!

Welcome to the Codidact site for Judaism! We're glad you're here and we're excited to see what you will build. This community is initially starting "from scratch", without importing Q&amp;A from ...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by Monica Cellio‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by Aliza‭

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Meta What language(s) should we use for tags?

Here on Codidact tag names can include Hebrew. In the interest of inclusivity I created a bilingual tag for a question I just asked (and asked someone else to do the same). Questions we import fr...

2 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by Monica Cellio‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by manassehkatz‭

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