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The Wikipedia of Long Tail Programming Questions

by Joel Spolsky
Wednesday, January 05, 2011

“Have you ever noticed how certain questions come up again and again on Stack Overflow sites?”

— From The Wikipedia of Long Tail Programming Questions, over on the Stack Overflow blog.


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