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I think the safest thing to do when it is clear what has happened is to place a line at the top stating name and dates. Then place a note immediately below it stating that the profile has been left untouched. Editing the profile any further risks introducing misleading information. For instance if the profile says the user is working on a project we do not ...


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The nearest I have to an actual answer is here; the new profile pages will appear when the CSS changes go through. At that link there's a list of SE sites that have been done and a list of sites that have not (including Cross-Validated). The lists are in no particular order and there's no indication of when they'll go through. There are more sites done ...


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Apologies for breaking all these URLs. I've pushed out a change to make these link go to the right place (the links you posted here no longer work).


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I believe what is happening is they are summing all votes within the given period. For example, in the week listing, the top three tags listed are the tags on which you had received the most total votes over the past week; in the month listing, you see the tags with the most total votes over that period, etc., up through all. On the other hand, on the ...


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I'd say profiles should just be left as is, unless the family reaches out and expresses a different desire. Because: Simply put, Stack Exchange is not user focused. It's about Q&As. Outside of chat, it's pretty much all about the content. Users can have profiles, but ultimately what they write there is their own choice (assuming it's within site ...


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I'll get the ball rolling with my own view on this matter. In the event that we can confirm the death of a user (particularly a user who has made a substantial contribution to the site), I am happy for another user to take the initiative and contact SE to seek an amendment to the user profile. (For anonymous accounts I think we should not do this, since we ...


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