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2019 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

Jeff Schaller A common issue with volunteer posts like moderators is for the volunteer to simply not have enough time to devote to his or her mod duties. This isn't a theoretical question. It's ...
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2019 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

Kusalananda A common issue with volunteer posts like moderators is for the volunteer to simply not have enough time to devote to his or her mod duties. This isn't a theoretical question. It's ...
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2019 Community Moderator Election Results

Welcome aboard guys! I only hope you won't regret it! >:)
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2019 Community Moderator Election Results

Thank you to everyone that considered nominating themselves, as well to Arcabard, cnst, ilkkachu, and Kusalananda who decided to actually put themselves up for consideration. I said it in the chat for ...
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2019 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

ilkkachu A common issue with volunteer posts like moderators is for the volunteer to simply not have enough time to devote to his or her mod duties. This isn't a theoretical question. It's not ...
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2019 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Do you have any visions or plans to enhance the U&L community? Specifically around community guidelines such as welcoming new users, as slm commented in their answer at "What’s it like being a ...
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2019 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

As far as I know, there is no official Stack Exchange policy about this, so this seems like a reasonable question to ask. A common issue with volunteer posts like moderators is for the volunteer to ...
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2019 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

While it says on the tin, at the Stack Overflow blog: A Theory of Moderation, that the moderators should do as little as possible, we're having an election because the site has "grown and it would be ...
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2019 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 ...
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2019 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Have you ever identified questions from people attempting to cheat on school/university tests or coursework? What actions did you take? What actions do you think should be taken? How would having ...
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2019 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

John WH Smith Good evening everyone, and here is my modest attempt at this questionnaire following my nomination tonight. A common issue with volunteer posts like moderators is for the ...
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2019 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Given that a diamond moderator can close a question with a single vote, how will you be construing the "Request for learning materials" closure reason? (We already know the view of one current ...
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2019 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

On some other StackExchange WWW sites, question comments and answer comments are regularly deleted by diamond moderators for straying from the purpose of clarifying/improving the relevant question or ...
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2019 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Suppose a user expresses disagreement with you over a closed/deleted question or an edit to their post that you've made. How would you handle it? Do you think you always need to explain your ...
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2019 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

On some other StackExchange WWW sites, it is routine practice to protect questions that come up on the Hot Network Questions list (a list that is, to put it mildly, controversial). Given that diamond ...
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2019 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

What needs to be changed in this community?
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2019 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

What changes do you propose to encourage more participation and greater retention of those who do answer?
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