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Is promoting another Stack Exchange site OK?

I see no issues with this. I do this myself, especially if a user has asked bioinformatics-related questions in the past. This was a question about parsing and reformatting a Fastq file from a user ...
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What is the difference between Stack Exchange "Super User" and "Unix & Linux"?

Well, the sites do have a significant overlap. Briefly: Super User (SU) : Any question about using/administering computers. This includes simple scripts of the type a sysadmin is likely to write (...
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How features are integrated in between Stack Exchange forums?

According to How do I enable dark mode on other sites in the network?, it is not yet available outside of Stack Overflow: Dark mode is currently in beta and only available on Stack Overflow. You ...
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Could the site's subdomain be changed to linux.stackexchange.com?

Unix is very much on topic here and always has been. Yes, we get fewer questions about Unix than we do about Linux, but we certainly get questions about both. We also get questions about macOS and ...
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Can the suggestion box be disabled?

I rather like that the suggestion box works this way. It's happened to me that a search for keywords found nothing, but the title matcher found something relevant. Even if it finds nothing relevant, ...
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Is there a Stack Exchange meta?

Yes. It's http://meta.stackexchange.com.
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Is promoting another Stack Exchange site OK?

Yes, but not in that way. Here is how I do it, with sites like the vi one for example, for what it is worth. If the questioner is lost, and was apparently unsure where to come in the first place, ...
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Is promoting another Stack Exchange site OK?

A few points: suggesting an SE network site to the user is common and acceptable: we see https://askubuntu.com, https://serverfault.com, https://raspberrypi.stackexchange.com , etc Usually that comes ...
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People who don't use Google

I am afraid that searching for a solution on Google has become a quasi-synonym of searching on Stack Exchange, seen the number of posts from Q&A sites that come up at the top of the results. ...
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