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Is this really how things are supposed to work?

This question is posted by a new contributor describing an extremely rare situation and although the answers are useful for the OP, hardly anyone else is helped by the questions/answers (I guess - ...
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If we were to do the HNQ experiment, how should we evaluate the results?

Another question asks about opting out of the Hot Network Questions list for a few months to see if that's better or worse for us (or ends up not mattering). See the other (unresolved!) question for ...
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Should The Workplace opt out of Hot Network Questions (trial run)?

The Hot Network Questions (HNQ) list is a list of questions drawn from across the network. It appears in the right column on the front page of the site and on all question pages. An algorithm ...
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Editing for the primary purpose to avoid HNQ

Recently a certain question (https://workplace.stackexchange.com/q/85829/28939 ) had its title edited from My coworkers saw me naked. How to handle this situation? for the purpose to get rid of ...
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How is the 'Stackoverflow' question not a duplicate?

I always thought the Stackoverflow question: Team members spending too much time on Stack Overflow was somewhat familiar. I searched for productivity and found a question which in the essence is the ...
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Request for hot question vote statistics

Can we get data similar to one quoted here but closer approximating hot questions, that is limited to ones with over 1-2K views? And preferably not limited to 180 days. Asked here per advice at MSE. ...
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Do we want such a “handicap” (whatever it means) for Workplace questions in the hot list?

How come there are 5 Workplace questions in the hot list? When discussing above question in elections chat, Shog noted: ...TWP needs a handicap with 100+ sites, none of them should have more ...
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How come there are 5 Workplace questions in the hot list?

Over the last two days I've observed that there are 5 Workplace questions in the Hot Network Questions list. Given that list contains 100 questions and there are more than 100 sites in SE network, ...
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Copying questions that had a misfortune of being widely exposed in the hot list

This question had a misfortune to be widely exposed in the hot list: Some of the employees don't check if everything has been flushed properly and that the bowl is clean Newer question is a ...