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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

George's answers @grgarside How would you deal with a user who produced a steady stream of valuable answers, but tends to generate a large number of arguments/flags from comments? No one is ...
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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

How would you deal with a user who produced a steady stream of valuable answers, but tends to generate a large number of arguments/flags from comments? My first point of call would be to touch ...
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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

Here are my (Glorfindel's) answers to your questions: How would you deal with a user who produced a steady stream of valuable answers, but tends to generate a large number of arguments/flags ...
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No more elections?

Just to answer this and summarize what already came up in the comments: Different SE sites have different number of moderators, there is no fixed number of moderator slots. The size of the moderator ...
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2021 Community Moderator Election Results

Thanks to everyone who participated and congrats to Nimesh! It is very clear that both you and Frank have a lot of support here to help moderate.
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Please provide entire profile for Moderator candidates

Some of what you ask isn’t exposed to any end user whether you’re a new user or trusted user with 20k rep or an elected moderator. However, most of that data is already available from the periodic ...
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Please provide entire profile for Moderator candidates

The places to learn more about mod candidates are the Q&A here on Meta and the Election chat room where all the candidates answer questions thrown at them. Please keep in mind that the site is ...
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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

How would you deal with a user who produced a steady stream of valuable answers, but tends to generate a large number of arguments/flags from comments? First, I would contact the user to see what'...
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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 ...
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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

As a moderator, your votes become binding. Actions you used to take like flagging, closing, and deleting will take effect immediately without any input from any other users or moderators. How will ...
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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

How would you handle situations involving less than warm welcomes given to new users? For example, a new user posts a well written first question consisting of a clearly defined problem statement, ...
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2021 Moderator Election Q&A – Question Collection

How would you handle situations involving less than warm welcomes given to new users? For example, a new user posts a well written first question consisting of a clearly defined problem statement, ...
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2021 Moderator Election Q&A – Question Collection

How would you handle a single user that is upset at a moderator action you have taken? For example, if someone posted on meta "This mod deleted my [question|answer|comment] and he is abusing his ...
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2021 Moderator Election Q&A – Question Collection

How would you deal with complaints about a user successfully suggesting a large number of low-quality edits? From https://meta.stackexchange.com/a/220321/193295
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2021 Moderator Election Q&A – Question Collection

As a user of this site, what would you say is the number one issue we face moving forward? And, do you have any thoughts on how we tackle that issue? From https://apple.meta.stackexchange.com/a/3082/...
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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

As a user of this site, what would you say is the number one issue we face moving forward? And, do you have any thoughts on how we tackle that issue?
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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Since being a moderator requires you to commit a significant amount of your time, as well as having to perform a number of mundane activities, I am wondering why you've nominated for this role? What ...
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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

In addition to moderation activities (e.g. dealing with flagged posts, deleting spam, etc), what other role do you see that moderators can play to improve the overall success of our community?
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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

If there is one thing you could/would like to change in the way the site is moderated, what would it be?
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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

A question is asked and receives some very good answers. The asker then flags this question and asks for it to be deleted because having it up will cause them trouble at work or school. Do you delete ...
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