The Stack Overflow podcast is back! Listen to an interview with our new CEO.

Questions tagged [vote-to-close]

The tag has no usage guidance.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
11
votes
1answer
91 views

Are you checking the tags when you read a question?

If you're voting to close, commenting on a question, or otherwise interacting with it, do you remember to check the tags? Improperly tagged questions won't badge hammer correctly, won't be viewed by ...
5
votes
3answers
91 views

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 ...
11
votes
3answers
148 views

Voting to close posts vs comment/edit approach

I've noticed that some questions of late are being voted closed before they've been edited to reveal other content that was hidden. This happens when improperly formatted code causes the meat of the ...