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When's the election coming?

Your election will be starting on Monday, November 30th. When we first made the announcement, the plan was to run down the remaining runs of elections for the remaining sites (Japanese, Music, and ...
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2018 Community Moderator Election Results

Thank you to the community for voting me as your new moderator. Many thanks to Undo for his great job as moderator and for helping to keep our community strong. A special thank you to Journeyman ...
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How many moderators will we have after the election?

As per the mod election page, 3 moderators will be elected. The previous pro-tem team has the option of standing as moderators, but it looks like Undo's the only one of the old mods standing. He'll ...
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2015 Community Moderator Election Results

Thank you for your great work helping to prove that this site could work, and make it work, Gilles and Journeyman Geek, thank you for being willing to keep doing this work, Undo, and congratulations ...
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2015 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Do you think that the current policy of "delete-on-sight (with a comment)" for low quality answers should continue? What, if any, changes would you make / suggest?
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2018 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

Someone asked a question that only says "What is the best text editor?", and two people wrote very detailed answers about Notepad and Vi, each answer receiving several upvotes. What steps do you take (...
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2018 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

Hello to everyone here at our Software Recommendations StackExchange. I'm RockPaperLizard, and I'm happy to provide you with my answers to your questions: Someone asked a question that only ...
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2015 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

What do you think this site's biggest challenge is? (E.g. post quality or quantity, too many/few closures/deletion, bad tools/guidance, etc.) What do you think should be done about it (by anybody: ...
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2015 Community Moderator Election Results

Congrats Undo, Izzy, and Nicolas! Thank you for all the time you volunteer! Software Recommendations will continue to grow with this great team.
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Voter Eligibility Requirements

Users with more than 150 reputation can vote in the election, according to the sidebar on the 'election' tab: Any community member with 150 reputation may vote in the election. Each voter may ...
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2015 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

I'm Undo. Here are my answers (on the short side right now because I'm pressed for time, will flesh them out later): Do you think that the current policy of "delete-on-sight (with a comment)" ...
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2015 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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There are only 2 candidates in 2018 - how do I make a 3rd choice?

You don't need to make a third choice. Your first two choices will be counted, in that order, don't worry. The long-term solution is to post more answers and questions, gain reputation, do reviews, ...
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2018 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Someone posts an answer of the form “if … then product A, if … then product B”. Another user edits the answer down to product A and says to post a separate answer for product B, citing this meta ...
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2015 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

I'm new here, but I've participated in a couple of elections before, and a nice one to ask is: You close a question that's clearly off-topic and the user comes to Meta, not to ask what they did ...
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2015 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

This site has the lowest proportion of questions with an upvoted answer. What do you think the cause is? Is this a problem, and if so what should we do about it?
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2015 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

Do you think that the current policy of "delete-on-sight (with a comment)" for low quality answers should continue? What, if any, changes would you make / suggest? To me, there's a difference ...
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There are only 2 candidates in 2018 - how do I make a 3rd choice?

Well in this case its moot. With two choices and one place, whoever gets more first choices is likely to win. STV gets interesting when there's two or more places with sufficiently high ...
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2018 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Imagine this scenario: Someone asked a question that only says "What is the best text editor?", and two people wrote very detailed answers about Notepad and Vi, each answer receiving several upvotes. ...
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2018 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

We have some odd rules, compared to the rest of the network, around quality and scope. Do you think these are (still) necessary? Should they be changed or enforced differently in some way?
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2 votes

2018 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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2018 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Imagine this scenario: Someone asked an extremely specific question that most probably does not have any solution ("I need an EPL-license driver to connect my ENIAC computer to my Whirlpool3276B ...
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2015 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

Nicolas Raoul Do you think that the current policy of "delete-on-sight (with a comment)" for low quality answers should continue? What, if any, changes would you make / suggest? I think it ...
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2015 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

I'm ᔕᖺᘎᕊ! Here are my answers: :) Do you think that the current policy of "delete-on-sight (with a comment)" for low quality answers should continue? What, if any, changes would you make / ...
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2015 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

Tom Here are some short and simple answers to the questions asked, Do you think that the current policy of "delete-on-sight (with a comment)" for low quality answers should continue? What, ...
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2015 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

A moderator's votes are binding (aka „Thor's hammer“: if a mod votes to close, no other has to agree – the post is closed immediately). Will that change your voting behavior? Will you vote more/less/...
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