48 votes

2016 Community Moderator Election Results

Congratulations to our new moderators! As a losing candidate, I send my personal congratulations to both Rand al'Thor and Null. I wish you and the entire community the best. I’m sure you’ll both work ...
alexwlchan's user avatar
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30 votes

2016 Community Moderator Election Results

Thank you to all who voted for me and to everyone who expressed their congratulations. Thank you also to all the candidates for a good race. There were many excellent candidates who would have made ...
Null's user avatar
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28 votes

2021 Community Moderator Election Results

Thanks to everyone who voted for me and also for the congratulatory messages. Also well done to the other candidates, it was a good field and the tightness of the main group showed that! I look ...
TheLethalCarrot's user avatar
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21 votes

2021 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Once in a while, SFF suffers deep disagreements over policy and its usage. For instance, SFF has the Future Works Policy (where implementation is not always straight-forward). As a moderator you have ...
Machavity's user avatar
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18 votes

2016 Community Moderator Election Results

Congratulations to you both. I hope your time as a moderator is happier than mine was and that you both hold fast to the qualities that made people vote for you in the first place; honesty, openness ...
Valorum's user avatar
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16 votes

2021 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Why do you want to be a moderator? This is perhaps related to In what way do you feel that being a moderator will make you more effective as opposed to simply reaching 10k or 20k rep? but that ...
Null's user avatar
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14 votes

2021 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

SFF.SE has a mixed reputation among neighbouring sites (such as M&TV, Literature, Arqade, RPG, etc.), sometimes getting a bad rap in their chats, with some of their site regulars having a negative ...
Rand al'Thor's user avatar
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14 votes

2021 Community Moderator Election Results

Congratulations! Let me be first to say I fully support our new moderator and wish him the best in his new role on the site. I know he will be a wonderful addition to the team! Thank you to all those ...
Skooba's user avatar
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13 votes

2021 Community Moderator Election Results

Congratulations TLC! Welcome to the madhouse ;-) Commiserations to all the other nominees. It was a very strong field, and very difficult to choose a "best" candidate. I'm not surprised at ...
Rand al'Thor's user avatar
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12 votes

2021 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

How do you expect your activity would change if you become a moderator? For example, would you be a more active or less active reviewer (or review differently), spend more time or less time in chat ...
Rand al'Thor's user avatar
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11 votes

2021 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

You disagree publicly with another active/high-rep user about a point of site policy: for example, whether or not a particular question should be closed. How do you decide what to do - take mod action ...
Rand al'Thor's user avatar
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11 votes

2021 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

What do you do now to build the community, rather than your own prestige in the community?
TheLethalCarrot's user avatar
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10 votes

2021 Community Moderator Election Results

Congratulations TLC! I'm confident you'll do an excellent job, seeing the quality of your contributions. To those who encouraged me to run, and those who voted for me, thank you for the confidence.
SQB's user avatar
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9 votes

2021 Community Moderator Election Results

Congratulations! I think that no one has done more with the user moderation system than TheLethalCarrot, so this is a well-deserved position. I wish them luck, and I know they will continue to ...
Adamant's user avatar
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9 votes

2021 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

What do you consider to be the absolute minimum amount of activity a moderator should contribute to their site as a normal user (e.g. questions/answers/comments/etc), above and beyond their duties as ...
Valorum's user avatar
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8 votes
Accepted

Are the round-by-round election vote counts available?

Yes, the links to the results were provided when the election results were posted: For details on how the voting played out, you can download the election results on the election page, or view a ...
Null's user avatar
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8 votes
Accepted

Historical election records are incomplete

Deleted candidates is not a scenario well-supported nor one we have any intention of encouraging. I manually patched up the list of winners, which should be sufficient to indicate what happened. But ...
Shog9's user avatar
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7 votes

2021 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Given hypothetical absolute authority,1 what would you want to change about this site? What policies would you introduce, abolish, apply more strictly or more laxly? 1 A real moderator diamond does ...
Rand al'Thor's user avatar
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7 votes

2021 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

What, if any, previous moderator (or similar) experience do you have from a different Stack Exchange site, a different website, and/or the real world (e.g. arbitration)? (This question was also ...
Null's user avatar
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7 votes

2021 Community Moderator Election Results

Time for some Tender Loving Care The Lethal Carrot! Congrats my man! We know we're in good hands :)
Möoz's user avatar
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6 votes

2021 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

From @Tars' 2016 election question: As a moderator, your votes become binding. Actions you used to take like flagging, reviewing, closing, and deleting will take effect immediately without any input ...
Möoz's user avatar
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6 votes
Accepted

Two missing user boxes on Election overview

This has now been fixed. The departed mods' names still don't show up, but the two tiny "missing user" icons have been enlarged to show that three moderators were elected in 2012 even though two have ...
Rand al'Thor's user avatar
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6 votes

2021 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

In what way do you feel that being a moderator will make you more effective as opposed to simply reaching 10k or 20k rep? I think this is an interesting question from the general 5 and might not be ...
TheLethalCarrot's user avatar
  • 143k
6 votes

2021 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

A user makes bump-edits to their posts periodically to bump them back to the top of the homepage. The bump-edits themselves are of a questionable nature and vary on whether or not they have improved ...
TheLethalCarrot's user avatar
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6 votes

2021 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

What are your expectations for the amount of time you would commit to the site as moderator? (During the times you are active, that is; it's perfectly appropriate for that to be 0 when you're on ...
DavidW's user avatar
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6 votes

2016 Community Moderator Election Results

To @Null and @rand al'thor Night gathers, and now my watch begins. It shall not end until my death. I shall take no wife, hold no lands, father no children. I shall wear no crowns and win no glory. ...
Möoz's user avatar
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5 votes

2021 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

What's your opinion on edits that at a first glance don't improve much, but do serve a niche purpose (such as tag edits, or adding image descriptions)?
Mithical's user avatar
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4 votes

2021 Community Moderator Election Results

You've been an excellent contributor and I was surprised that you weren't a moderator. When I saw that there was an election, I voted for you. Congratulations and welcome to the moderation team!
Anonymous's user avatar
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3 votes

2021 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

If you're a moderator on another community (especially multiple others), how will you balance your time and the quality of moderation on the other site(s) as well as this?
Möoz's user avatar
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