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Why the massive rep-drop yesterday?

I can't get super deep into detail here, but it deserves some explanation. I know this question touches a... whole hell of a lot of users on this site. To be brief, we released a new tool to help mods ...
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Why the massive rep-drop yesterday?

This is a bit of a guess, but I'm posting it because I suspect there won't be any official comment about this. (There normally isn't about this kind of thing.) I sometimes noodle around the subtabs ...
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Why the massive rep-drop yesterday?

While originally this message always meant that you had personally received a suspicious number of votes from a certain user (or several!), it now is used for at least three different types of voting ...
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How does one suggest a change to a tag name?

You can't change a tag name directly, but diamond mods can. The moderators have a tool for merging tags, which allows us to automatically change tag-A to tag-B on every question tagged with tag-A ...
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How does one suggest a change to a tag name?

You might want to get consensus here first, before making the change, though I agree that's probably a useful improvement. But as to actually performing the change, you don't change the existing tag, ...
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Why the massive rep-drop yesterday?

What's confusing me is why it says 'Serial Voting Reversed'. Though I'm familiar with the general idea of what that means, I can't see how anything that's evidently affected so many users can be ...
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I can't see the link to the ranks below the points in my profile anymore

You can view the rankings manually by visiting the "all" pages in the users tab https://scifi.stackexchange.com/users?page=13&tab=reputation&filter=all You're on 5651 rep which ...
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