Why is the newsletter sent in the middle of the week on Tuesday? Can we change this to some other day?
Why is the newsletter sent in the middle of the week on Tuesday?
According to this answer,
* we searched Google for "best day of week to send email newsletter" and Tuesday seemed popular
Can we change this to some other day?
I don't think we can: I think the algorithm is hard-coded and not user-configurable nor site-configurable.
There was at the time a request to implement an option like that, but it wasn't a popular request (attracting only 5 up-votes and 5 down-votes), and so that request now has the
FWIW that was apparently somewhat of a relief to the person who might have had to help implement that feature, who commented,
phew, less work for me :)
I think that in general it's difficult to persuade Stack Exchange to change the current software.
One example is this feature request which has 30 up-votes but which so far as we know is not scheduled for implementation.
There are currently 19000 feature requests of which 2000 have been completed and 1000 declined.