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How to follow a question?

The closest thing to this we currently offer is an RSS feed for every question: You can follow the feed from there, and get notifications with whichever feed reader you have. It should be updated ...
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Why am I not notified and my reputation is not increasing when my comment is upvoted?

You ask about earning reputation for posting comments. Because comments are "second-class citizens" on SE, they do not accrue reputation and you are not notified of votes on them. The only thing ...
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What does the blue number next to "favorites" refer to?

How do favorite questions work? (emphasis mine): The favorites tab on your profile has a counter indicating how many of your favorite questions have changed since you last viewed that tab. When ...
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