Questions tagged [users]

The tag has no usage guidance.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
-4 votes
2 answers
117 views

Who is the mysterious user @67275?

I was poking around in WB, and I found this user, who had bountied this question. However, this user has 1 rep, bountied the question with 100 reputation, and, and here's the most confusing part: They'...
user avatar
5 votes
2 answers
205 views

Taking some issues

A little frustrated here, but my motive is to discuss issues, not inflame things. I gravitated to this site with the intent of helping people construct their worlds, likely by contributing my ...
user avatar
  • 902
1 vote
1 answer
77 views

Do I understand the consequence of the rep league data correctly?

So, I'm over at the rep league page wondering how to keep my slim quarterly lead over Separatix... (OK, I was just curious. No, really, I was just curious....) and noticed two numbers: Reputation ...
user avatar
  • 89.8k
1 vote
5 answers
126 views

Who are the anonymous users?

A not-small percentage of proposed edits are from anonymous users. I'm not sure how this works. It's not Community because that would be a high level user setting that name, no? And why do an edit ...
user avatar
3 votes
0 answers
59 views

Does the Worldbuilding Contribution Model follow Social Network Norms?

I've been working on preparing some lectures for my upcoming semester of Business Intelligence Systems at University of Canberra, and I wanted to add in some teaching on Social Network Analysis (SNA). ...
user avatar
  • 53.8k
22 votes
5 answers
400 views

What should we give Cort Ammon for being the first WB user to break the 6-digit rep barrier?

I think it's more than impressive that Cort Ammon broke the 6-digit rep barrier with a score of 100,169 as of this writing. He broke the barrier sometime yesterday or this morning. Stack Exchange ...
user avatar
  • 89.8k
6 votes
1 answer
58 views

Is there a way to see my interactions with another user?

I was looking at the candidates for the mod election, and most of their names reminded me something (of course: they are all very active on the site). However, I was not able to remember in which ...
user avatar
  • 4,534
12 votes
1 answer
118 views

How/why does the Community mod close questions?

This question about reality-checking the shadows of a ringed planet was placed in the reopen review queue after an edit was made. While the edit appears to be insufficient to separate the two ...
user avatar
  • 24.9k
3 votes
2 answers
155 views

Getting More Sandbox Helpers

Regarding this post: Call to Sandbox Duty I’ve referred people to this sandbox, and the idea is to get better posts. For that to work we need to discuss why a question is too broad or ...
user avatar
  • 3,236
-8 votes
1 answer
228 views

Worldbuilding Discord Server

In case you don't know, Discord is somewhat of a chatroom. (I know that Worldbuilding already has them). Discord is much more polished as a communication medium, you can create different 'channels' ...
user avatar
  • 1,018
4 votes
3 answers
101 views

Do we care if users use real names?

It seems like a lot (>80%) of users on here have a username or handle that isn't their real name. Do we encourage people to use a username rather than their real life name? I personally didn't ...
user avatar
  • 12k
-1 votes
1 answer
133 views

-60 rep, user removed. Who?

So, while watching feom the penaltybox, I noticed something strange In my rep. I know what happened, but Can I find the list of deleted users somewhere? Because I want to know, what happened to that ...
user avatar
8 votes
1 answer
135 views

is there data about the numbers of new users who have quit Wordlbuilding SE after question closure?

There have been a number of questions such as this one: Can there be done more to assure users that closing questions is not a Bad Thing? I wonder if there is any data available that indicating what ...
user avatar
  • 38.1k