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2016 Community Moderator Election Results

Thanks everyone for your votes. I'm humbled and happy to be joining the company of the existing moderators. I look forward to the task.
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2016 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

Midavalo A lot of the moderation work is extremely mundane. It is deleting obvious spam, closing blatantly off-topic questions, and culling some of the worst rated posts in various dimensions. ...
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2016 Community Moderator Election Results

Yes, many thanks to all who voted, and to @EvilGenius for ensuring there was a vote. Your turn next time! And of course congratulations also to @Fezter (who I swear was already a mod!)
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2016 Community Moderator Election Results

Congratulations to everyone that voted and nominated themselves for the Election. Condolences to 'Evil Genius' but if it was not for your nomination, the election process could of not made it into the ...
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2016 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

Fezter Thanks for your consideration, folks! A lot of the moderation work is extremely mundane. It is deleting obvious spam, closing blatantly off-topic questions, and culling some of the ...
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2016 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

Evil Genius A lot of the moderation work is extremely mundane. It is deleting obvious spam, closing blatantly off-topic questions, and culling some of the worst rated posts in various dimensions.Do ...
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2016 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

We currently have nearly 19,000 (towards 25%) of the questions asked here unanswered. If you think that's too many, then, as a moderator, would you see helping the community to address that number ...
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2016 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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Regarding the 2016 Community Moderator Election Candidate Score

I wondered the same thing before I nominated myself. You can hover your mouse over the existing nominations and see what each score component is...It looks like the n/40 score is based on 4 things: ...
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2016 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Why do you want to become a moderator?
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2016 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

To all nominee candidates A lot of the moderation work is extremely mundane. It is deleting obvious spam, closing blatantly off-topic questions, and culling some of the worst rated posts in various ...
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2016 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

What are the biggest challenges observed at GIS Stack Exchange and how will you as a moderator help address these challenges?
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2016 Community Moderator Election Results

This is just an observation that I want to make to try to assist anyone thinking about standing during the next moderator election whenever that might be. This year the candidate score (out of 40) ...
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2016 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

If you are elected as a moderator, your vote to Close will instantly lead to a question being placed On Hold. How long after you see a question, and decide in your own mind that it should be placed ...
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Advance notice of 2016 Community Moderator Election

Information for potential nominees... and good luck. What is expected? So in summary, if you become a community moderator on the GIS Stack Exchange site, here's what to expect: As a moderator, ...
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2016 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

This is a question from the last election questionnaire. Credits to original asker Erica. What is your GIS background/experience, and what software packages are your greatest strengths and ...
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2016 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Moderators often need to interpret the site’s scope, usually using a mix of the On Topic page and various Meta Q&As (usually tagged scope). If you think the site’s scope, as currently ...
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2016 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

As a moderator on GIS SE you will sometimes need to communicate with SE staff and moderators from other SE sites. What is your experience of the Stack Exchange network beyond the walls of GIS SE?
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2016 Community Moderator Election Results

Thanks to the three candidates: it was nice to have election with three good profiles. It was also nice to learn a little bit more about some profiles by reading their answers to "mod-related" ...
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2016 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Would you be able to view your upvote/downvote ratio and volume, which is available on your profile page, and comment on why you have adopted that particular voting pattern, and whether you think it ...
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2016 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

The Main Q&A site is where most things happen related to GIS SE, but there are several other parts to the community, notably Meta GIS SE and the GIS Chat Room, that can contribute to its smooth ...
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2016 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

A diamond will be attached to everything you say and have said in the past, including questions, answers and comments. Everything you will do will be seen under a different light. How do you feel ...
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Only top scored, non community-wiki answers of a minimum length are eligible