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  1. Yahoo answers notifications not going to email?

    Was curious if anyone else has noticed that even though the option is checked to get notified via email that an question has been answered, isn't getting an email notification from answer? If this problem is just on me, what can I do to finally fix it?

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  2. Answers submitted are only visible to the poster.

    When I submit an answer I can see it in the list of answers for that question. However, when the question is viewed by others (including the poster of the question) it often cannot be seen ! This has been a problem experienced by many users for well over a year and makes the whole purpose of YA futile. Surely somebody can fix this ?

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  3. Get rid of the question moving feature

    The level seven question moving ability has been abused to death and people with too much free time on their hands are ruining many peoples yahoo answer experience. People shouldn't have to waste hours and hours having to battle with abusive users moving questions for who knows whatever reasons. This feature is driving away users and making the site miserable. If anything let people move their own questions but don't give other people power to move other peoples questions.

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  4. Fix the "About Me" section in the Q&A profiles

    This has been broken for far too long and nothing has been done about it.

    When I proceed to edit my "about me" on the Q&A Profile, I edit the text, then press save.

    But when I go back to it, it has not updated the about me with the new information. It has the previous content.

    This should have been fixed within 24 hours of it being reported initially. I want it fixed immediately.

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  6. update our address please

    The address for Schwab Residential Center is as follows:

    680 Serra Street,
    Stanford, CA 94305 USA

    Please update asap. The current address and map placement you have for us is wrong. Please call 650.725.6880 if you have any questions

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  8. Stop deleting my ****!!

    Stop allowing these report troll to falsely report!!! Then you don’t even leave a way to appeal you **** faced ****!!!!

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  9. Youtube Solicitors

    https://answers.yahoo.com/activity/questions?show=JRZ4vTgNaa&t=k

    Whatever happened to the old days where youtube solicitors would get their accounts suspended? Click on his links and see how all the videos are posted by Peter Chao.

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  10. Stop blocked trolls from still answering posts in the comment boxes of other people who answer.

    Trolls who have been blocked can still torment their blocker by using other peoples comment boxes. If they are blocked, they should be completely blocked. They should not be able to leave nasty comments in the comment boxes of genuine people who have answered a question in good faith.

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  11. Appeals Procee Needs Reviewing

    YA is finally going all the way down the drain. Long time users are getting violations for good direct answers and now the appeal people are telling them good direct answers they have been giving for years are indeed violations of the rules. Yahoo, the last thing to bring the death of this site is to push your long time users out the door.

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    76 comments  ·  Bugs or Errors  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    Planned  ·  Admin Amy responded

    Agreed. We’re working on a new moderation system, including appeals.

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  13. Please stop these fake reporters from taking away all my points for nothing.

    Please stop these people from taking all my points on none violations. Its unfair and I have a right to my answers. Im not cursing anyone. Just posting. And I come back and 40 points are stolen I call it. ITS WRONG YAHOO!

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  15. Suggestion for an alternative to CAPTCHA!

    I've noticed that CAPTCHA codes are now required every time we post anything on Yahoo Answers. This is extremely annoying.

    I would suggest taking a tip from Reddit and give more active users a timeout burst when posting too much.

    For example, after they post three questions or answers in a row, a warning could appear stating "you are doing that too much ... please wait 3 minutes before posting again"

    After the user has received a certain amount of thumbs up on their content, they should then be allowed to post more content without a timeout. Let's say they…

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  16. Go back to original Yahoo answers ! Too hard to use sort by date.

    Go back to original Yahoo answers ! Too hard to use sort by date.

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  17. LET ME POST A QUESTION

    I have tried multiple browers and multiple devices. I've been trying to post a question for half of the day, doing the dang capchas, following all suggestions and then getting denied. This is unacceptable.

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  18. Please give us a way to block Huffpost ****

    We need a way to get rid of this ****

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