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What identification requests are acceptable here? Otherwise, where else can I possibly get helped with it?

I remember/saw/heard something from an anime/manga/other media, but I don't know what it is. However, it seems this site doesn't accept some kinds of identification requests: Story-based/image ...
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What topics outside of anime and manga can I ask about?

The name of this site is Anime and Manga Stack Exchange, so questions about anime and manga are fine. But there are also all these things that are sort of connected to anime and manga in some way, and ...
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What criteria should we use for QCing for ALL "identification-request" questions?

We've previously voted that we need a set of guidelines to quality control (QC) identification-request questions that will be added to our help center. These guidelines will be applied to ALL (new and ...
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How can I streamline images and screenshots I embed into my post?

Uploading 1MB images or even 300KB images in a question or answer is often unnecessary/overkill and slows down page loads significantly especially when viewing on a mobile connection. Similarly, ...
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How do we deal with copyrighted material on our site?

What do we do about questions or answers which contain questionably copyrighted material? This includes: Embedded scanlation images YouTube links to episodes or parts of them Links to fansub groups
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How do I write a good tag wiki?

I would like to bring on a question about the quality of tag wikis. What is a tag wiki? A tag wiki should briefly tell us some basic information about the subject of the tag. First of all, just an ...
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How to ask questions on this site?

What are the kinds of questions one should ask on this site? The following will cover: How to prevent my question from being down-voted and/or closed? What kinds of questions are considered good, on-...
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What kinds of questions should/shouldn't I ask here?

What are the kinds of questions I can ask here? Which questions are considered good and on-topic questions on this site? On the other hand, what kinds of questions shouldn't I ask here? Which ...
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What should our policy be regarding spoilers?

Considering the topic of our site, I think it's important that we discuss the issue of spoilers early so it doesn't become an issue later. With that in mind, things we need to address: When should ...