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Do we want to unpin the accepted answer from the top?

Stack Overflow has changed the way the answers are sorted: We no longer pin the accepted answer (with the green checkmark) to the top of the list of answers. By default, we now sort strictly by votes ...
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Accepted answer is severely down-voted and may be deleted, but I feel it is still helpful

I recently posted an answer here in the parenting forums on a really touchy subject. There were already a couple answers before I posted, but they were superficial and I felt did not answer what the ...
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Seems good advice, but should I mark it as accepted answer without verification?

I have made so far three questions in Parenting.SE, and I believe I got very good advice in the answers. In the other SE groups I participate accepting an answer is a straightforward process as the ...
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Should I choose a "best" answer if it's a community wiki?

This question is a community wiki, but as the asker I can still choose one answer as the accepted answer. Why should I (not?) accept an answer?
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Are enough questions getting marked as "answered"?

Very related to this voting question, it seems that not very many questions have any accepted answers. Why is this; are they simply all still so new that no best answer has materialized yet, or do the ...
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More than one accepted answer?

I know that in moms4mom.com you can accept more than one answer. What are people's thoughts on this? I am all for it...
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