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2017 Community Moderator Election Results

Congratulations JDługosz on winning the election!
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2018 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Here's an oldie but a goodie: As a moderator, you'll have to deal with some of the worst content on the site, clean up after users, remain patient in the face of conflict, be subjected to abuse ...
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2018 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

It's a pretty important topic, and one that is being discussed a lot right now: Where do you draw the line as to whether real world questions are on-topic?
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2018 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Good Subjective, Bad Subjective describes what makes a good subjective question -- it inspires longer answers explaining "why" and "how", it encourages answers that are backed up by facts and ...
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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

What do you think about the current moderation style with regard to closing and reopening questions? We, the current mods, generally have a laid-back style in a few areas. While we won't hesitate to ...
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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Good Subjective, Bad Subjective describes what makes a good subjective question -- it inspires longer answers explaining "why" and "how", it encourages answers that are backed up by facts and ...
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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

How do you feel about the scope of World Building SE? What if anything would you want to change about the site's scope? How would you go about ensuring community involvement in the conversation and ...
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2018 Community Moderator Election Results

Congratulations to our new moderators and thank you to everybody who stood in this election. Go look at the summary report; that was a crazy fight to the finish! We had a strong pool of candidates.
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2018 Community Moderator Election Results

Thank you all for entrusting me. I will do my best.
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2018 Community Moderator Election Results

Please join in giving our new moderators a very warm welcome!
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2018 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

How will your attitude towards close/reopen voting change now that your close/reopen votes are binding?
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How are mods selected?

This election is to add one moderator to the existing team; no moderators are being replaced. Candidates must self-nominate. If there is somebody you think would be a good candidate, you'll need to ...
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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Why do you want to be a moderator? Similarly to what Grace Note said, there are motives behind every action. It's important to distinguish if someone is in it for the title or if they have genuine ...
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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

James Let me know if you have questions on my responses in the comments below or hit me up in the election chat room, thanks for taking the time to read. What do you think about the current ...
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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

Michael Kjörling What do you think about the current moderation style with regard to closing and reopening questions? We, the current mods, generally have a laid-back style in a few areas. While ...
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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

How would you handle a user whose attitude is "I am surely right, it's the entire site to be wrong"?
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Where can I find details on the election process?

For the primary you can look at Why is there a primary election? Basically it's a way to up- and downvote and thereby reduce the amount of people that will be considered for the real election. It's ...
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Is there a way to see my interactions with another user?

There are no easy ways, but you can use the StackExchange Data Explorer (SEDE) to find these things. I made a few very simple queries with a few examples that I could remember at the top of my head. ...
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WB Stack Moderator Referendum?

Even if a referendum was supported by Stack Exchange, mods doing their job is not a valid reason for removal. We have a process in place to deal with moderator misconduct. As you yourself say, there ...
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Can't see vote button in election?

The election has not started yet. Currently we are in the nomination phase where users can nominate themselves. The voting will begin in 2 days (Monday, 09th July 2018, 8 PM UTC). On the right side on ...
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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

What do you bring to the table that the mod team doesn't yet have? What unique skills, talents, or views are you introducing? Are you familiar with the current mods? Do you know how you differ? Why ...
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2018 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

For my last suggestion, I'm putting forth this one from the 2017 list. It's a good question involving thoughts about what could be improved on this site, and how the moderator would go around ...
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WB Stack Moderator Referendum?

WB has changed, a lot, several times. The stack I joined isn't the one you joined, I was already fading out as you became active. The stack as it is now isn't that one either. I miss the one I joined, ...
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2018 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Let me start things off with a really basic question, but one that I think is important to a lot of users. What time period are you typically most active during, and how often are you active during ...
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2017 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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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

A genie appears and grants you one wish related to Worldbuilding Stack Exchange. You can change one aspect of the site. It could be something about the community (people post more questions, people ...
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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

What do you think the key traits of a moderator are, and how have you demonstrated them thus far in your activity on the site?
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2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

JDługosz here. What do you think about the current moderation style with regard to closing and reopening questions? We, the current mods, generally have a laid-back style in a few areas. While ...
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2018 Community Moderator Election Results

Wow, that was very close (not surprising given the excellent candidates I suppose). Congratulations to both of you!
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