As developers, we often seek help from other members of the community. We reach out to individuals or forums such as Stack Overflow to resolve our queries. Whether or not we get the answers we seek, and whether or not we get a reply, often depends on how we ask the question. In this article, I'll share some quick tips to make your question effective and make it easier for the person willing to help you. These are the things I look for whenever I receive questions from fellow developers in the community.