questions asking for resources - books, links, tutorials, articles, tools, libraries etc

About questions asking for resources - books, links, tutorials, articles, tools, libraries etc.

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FAQ -> What about subjective questions?

Constructive subjective questions …

  • inspire answers that explain “why” and “how”...
  • insist that opinion be backed up with facts and references...

Questions that do not meet enough of these six guidelines will be closed as "Not Constructive". Please see the Good Subjective, Bad Subjective and Real Questions Have Answers blog posts for more details and examples...

Q&A is Hard, Let’s Go Shopping!

Let’s say you wanted — as I did — to buy a point-and-shoot camera that takes good low light photos.

...when it comes to shopping questions, don’t ask us what you should buy — ask us what you need to learn to tell what you should buy.

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