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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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Moderator schroeder deleted my answer without good reason

@AndrolGenhald suggested I ask this here. My answer here was deleted for the reason that "this is covered by other answers". First of all, its obviously not a duplicate answer, but it also contains ...
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Being repeatedly targeted and harassed with disputable/arbitrary deletions of answers by a specific moderator

There's a specific moderator who keeps following me around on this forum and unilaterally deleting my useful answers, writing them off as "rants" within minutes of posting with no consideration of the ...
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Question closed as off-topic without further discussion

About a week and a half ago I've posted a question on the Security Stack Exchange forum relative to the SMB1 protocol: SMB1 deactivation on OSX and Linux As a long-time user of StackExchange network ...
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Anonymous edits that don't change anything

So I recently checked and rejected 3 reviews that literally changed nothing from an anonymous user. These edits changed nothing, improved nothing, did nothing. I know there is the community bot, but ...
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How to cleanly delete my own answer put under the wrong question?

For my education, I browse old question and see their answers. I found this one dealing with how to detect wifi access point on a large network and with no accepted answer. This reminded of my ...
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Closing old questions

Someone's currently going through old questions (typically ones at least a year old) and flagging the ones requesting tools for closure. Is this an appropriate thing to do?
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What do I need to edit to get this reopened?

talking about this: How much can you trust a (banking) site after it spams you? I seem to still not know what exactly do I need to edit to match the site standards, and stop receiving negative votes. ...
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Does downvote cause reputation changes here?

I recently had a -1 reputation change for downvoting downvoted question I wish to clarify two things: What made my reputation(-1 reputation) change? Does the downvote lead to reputation loss(as ...
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Building our own migration list [duplicate]

Now we've graduated from beta, wouldn't it be time for us to set our migration list? I would propose: meta.security of-course superuser serverfault webapps math / theoretical.cs / stackoverflow ...
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How pro-active or reactive are the site moderators regarding poor questions?

What is the general attitude of this site's moderators? Pro-active, or waiting for the community to flag a poor post? This question about Public-key cryptography is the reason I ask - I considered ...
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how i can contact a moderator to reopen my question ?

I have made a question about network forensic solution on enterprise network adt the moderator avid closed my question because it's think it's the same of another question. The question is not the ...
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Moderator Pro Tem Announcement

Throughout the beta, we need members from the site whose focus is to engage the community, both in community-building issues and site management. That's why we select a few members from each community ...