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Questions tagged [moderation]

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Canonical-qa, badge hammers, and you!

So, I'm getting pretty close to obtaining the gold apex badge. I've read that gold badges ~= moderator for that tag, in that a vote to close by a gold badger means that question is closed. The ...
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2018: a year in moderation

It's New Year's Day in Stack Exchange land... A distinguishing characteristic of these sites is how they are moderated: We designed the Stack Exchange network engine to be mostly self-regulating, ...
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Our SFSE admins

I came across an old metadaddy post on the site today, and I noticed his ♦ moderator star was missing. He also was removed from the moderators page. Has he stepped down from his moderator position?
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What's Acceptable? Accept Answer Solicitation Revisited

So after following one of the clickbaitiest hot network answers in some time, I found this comment by the author fairly justified for a couple reasons: @DhirendrasinhSisodiya If this answer ...
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Comment Thread Blowing Up

On this question: https://salesforce.stackexchange.com/questions/132267/trigger-modification-in-salesforce The comment thread has gotten way out of hand. Is there anything we can do to bulk resolve ...
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Comment Moderation Philosophy?

I have read A guide to moderating comments, but this is a discussion that can vary wildly from forum to forum in terms of what the moderators are actually willing to delete. I have noticed that some ...
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Is asking for others' “experience” a good enough reason to flag a post for closure as “opinion-based”?

I was left speechless by getting my question flagged for closure as "opinion based" (I can easily imagine by who). Just because I've asked if there are people experiencing the same problem to share ...
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What should be done with suggested edits on posts that are likely to be removed?

Every now and again an edit will appear in the Suggested Edit queue that is on an answer that I've already seen in the Close Votes queue and I'm reasonably sure will be closed when enough people have ...
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Have Reputation Requirements for Privileges Changed?

Now that we're out of beta, it appears to me that the reputation required to reach various moderation and other milestone privileges has significantly increased. Am I missing something or am I on ...
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Author's own, well researched answer was deleted

Can an ID in a lookup field ever be invalid? Anywhere? Richard has put some effort into answering his own question, we provided some hints/ideas but in the end I'd say it's his own hard work. His ...