About Ask MetaFilter

Ask MetaFilter is a question and answer (Q&A) site that began in December 2003 and currently contains over a quarter million questions across 20 categories. It is a member-to-member self-help site where members pose questions and get answers from other members of the community. Questions can also be anonymous, by using the special form for that task. For more information, please review the Frequently Asked Questions about Ask MetaFilter.

If you'd like to know more about the MetaFilter Universe, read the about page for MetaFilter.

MetaFilter is one of the oldest online communities. MetaFilter Network Inc. is owned and run by Josh Millard (joshjosh@gmail.com), and staffed by a team of professional moderators.