38 votes

2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

I'm DavidPostill and here are my answers. A pretty important part of moderation is engaging the community. How have you engaged the community so far, and what do you intend to do as a moderator ...
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37 votes

2017 Community Moderator Election Results

First, farewell to Oliver Salzburg. Thank you for all your service. All the current moderators deserve congratulations as well -- the fact that we didn't need an election for three years shows your ...
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23 votes

2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

I'm Ben N, and my answers (N-swers?) follow. A pretty important part of moderation is engaging the community. How have you engaged the community so far, and what do you intend to do as a ...
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15 votes

2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

A pretty important part of moderation is engaging the community. How have you engaged the community so far, and what do you intend to do as a moderator to build on that?
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14 votes

2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Nobody's perfect. What is one mistake you made and what did you do when you noticed it?
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13 votes

2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

A user has a long history of posting borderline (and sometimes not-borderline) abusive comments, and they just started up again. They've been given short suspensions a couple times, but it didn't get ...
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11 votes

2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

I am music2myear, and here are my answers: A pretty important part of moderation is engaging the community. How have you engaged the community so far, and what do you intend to do as a moderator ...
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10 votes

2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

What one flaw of the current moderator team set do you think needs addressing?
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8 votes

2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

What is your philosophy on moderation in Chat?
8 votes

2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Here is a set of general questions, gathered as very common questions asked every election. As mentioned in the instructions, the first two questions are guaranteed to show up in the Q&A, while ...
6 votes

2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

My name is John Kieran, and here are my questionnaire responses. How have you engaged the community so far, and what do you intend to do as a moderator to build on that? To date, I have been ...
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6 votes

2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

There are subjects that are within the purview of the site but considered a "gray area". Examples might include such things as circumventing user agreements, which some people consider to potentially ...
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5 votes
Accepted

No upvoting on comments on elections page

I noticed there is no upvoting in the comments on the moderator elections page This is by design: This was taken out a while back along with flagging. Nobody seems to recall exactly what ...
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5 votes
Accepted

elections.stackexchange.com doesn't like SuperUser

Maybe some preliminary changes related to this have stuffed something up? Yeaaaaaaaaaaaaaaah. Emergency fix in and deployed now. There are several other related and unrelated issues that I will get ...
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5 votes

2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

I'm Djsmiley2k and this is what I've said A pretty important part of moderation is engaging the community. How have you engaged the community so far, and what do you intend to do as a moderator ...
4 votes

Randomise order of 'Answered questions' responses for Election events

I am pleased to inform you that when the election voting begins, the order will be randomized. That applies to both the primary (if we end up having one) and the final election. Source: this MSE FAQ. ...
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4 votes

2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Beyond answering questions and participating in community moderation functions, some members take an active role being supportive to new users. This can include such actions as suggesting helpful ...
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4 votes

2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Across the network several teams are working on, or have already deployed, automated tools (bots if you like) to assist in flagging posts for SPAM, Not an answer or plagiarism. Can you elaborate on ...
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3 votes

2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

How do you feel the current moderator team is doing, and how do you view your style of moderation compared to the current team?
3 votes

2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

There are currently 110,000 unanswered questions, which is around 1/3 of the total number of questions. Do you consider this to be a problem and do you have any ideas on how to go about organizing ...
2 votes

2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

I'm Levi. Here's my A's to your Q's A pretty important part of moderation is engaging the community. How have you engaged the community so far, and what do you intend to do as a moderator to ...
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