19 votes

2018 Community Moderator Election Results

Congrats Emilie!!! Enjoy your ♦ It was a good race, thanks for stepping up! :D
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16 votes

We have a new moderator!

Thank you for an amazing time! These four years have been absolutely awesome, but it's time to move on and let some new blood in. I can't believe that small beta is now a buzzing site and a reference ...
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16 votes

2019 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

You wanted answers? You got 'em! Prepare for a wall of the stream-of-consciousness ramblings of a madman! I take full responsibility, including typo's, stupid jokes and unfinished sente If you want ...
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15 votes

2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

CAI FOR MAYOR!! One of the most delicate situations is flags and issues with long time members. Some more than others feel a sense of entitlement which they have valid reasons for. At the same time, ...
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13 votes

2018 Community Moderator Election Results

It's an honor to have been elected to be part of the moderator team and I am humbled by the community's vote of confidence. I look forward to learn the ropes and help this community thrive. A big ...
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11 votes

2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

This site has always seen a significant influx of low quality questions, especially tech support. This is unlikely to ever change, because it seems for a lot of beginners graphic design equals design ...
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11 votes

2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

One of the most delicate situations is flags and issues with long time members. Some more than others feel a sense of entitlement which they have valid reasons for. At the same time, we need to ...
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10 votes

2015 Community Moderator Election Results

Congrats we know you will make a great Moderator!
10 votes

2017 Community Moderator Election Results

Congratulations to our new mods! May their reigns be long and productive!
  • 24.5k
10 votes

2018 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

Emilie A moderator role that is unusually relevant in this community (as opposed to others) is taking “political” initiative, i.e., steering the community by means of meta posts and similar. ...
  • 8,436
9 votes

2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

GDSE has a few sister sites on the SE network that can be seen as close to our core theme, or at least affiliated. A few examples: ux.se, e.g. UI design, usability blender.se, e.g. 3D design arts &...
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9 votes

2015 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

How would you react to and deal with a user who is in disagreement with something you've said or with one of the decisions you've made? I would discuss it with them and illustrate precedence as to ...
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9 votes

2017 Community Moderator Election Results

Congrats guys look forward to working with you behind the scenes.
9 votes

2018 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

WELZ A moderator role that is unusually relevant in this community (as opposed to others) is taking “political” initiative, i.e., steering the community by means of meta posts and similar. What ...
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8 votes

2015 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

How would you react to and deal with a user who is in disagreement with something you've said or with one of the decisions you've made? Discuss with the user. We have a chat room for reasons beyond ...
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8 votes

We have a new moderator!

Yisela will always be the queen of GD.SE in my book!! Glad everything is working out for her and she will be missed.
8 votes

2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

Wrzlprmft One of the most delicate situations is flags and issues with long time members. Some more than others feel a sense of entitlement which they have valid reasons for. At the same time, ...
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8 votes

2019 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

What is your relationship, interest and experience in the field of Graphic Design?
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7 votes

2017 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

Westside One of the most delicate situations is flags and issues with long time members. Some more than others feel a sense of entitlement which they have valid reasons for. At the same time, ...
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7 votes

2015 Community Moderator Election Results

I'd congratulate you @Vincent, but I'm not sure if that would be "trolling".
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7 votes

2018 Moderator Election - We need more candidates!

I considered giving it a shot considering I think I have a good background for this but the amount of time I can dedicate is limited by current life circumstances. What are the community's/network's ...
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6 votes

2015 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

How would you react to and deal with a user who is in disagreement with something you've said or with one of the decisions you've made?
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6 votes

2015 Community Moderator Election Results

Thanks to Ryan, Dom and Muhammad for being worthy opponents! And of course thanks everyone for their votes of confidence. I'll try not to screw up too much :)
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6 votes

Is there a risk that we do not have enough community moderation with this election

It's a bit difficult to answer this question without first coming to an understanding of how moderation is currently getting done... So, let's do that. Here are some statistics on various moderator ...
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6 votes

2018 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

A moderator role that is unusually relevant in this community (as opposed to others) is taking “political” initiative, i.e., steering the community by means of meta posts and similar. What are your ...
  • 14.4k
6 votes

2018 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Recently there have been meta discussion about low-effort questions in general and tutorial-on-demand type questions specifically, see here and here. The consensus, after plenty of debate, seems to ...
  • 4,312
5 votes

2015 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

What would be the general time frame (UTC) you'd be on-site for moderation? Just estimates or ballparks. It may be helpful to institute a moderator who is in a different time zone than our current ...
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5 votes

2015 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

How do you deal with a user who poses many answers and clearly is trying to further the community. However the answers are of a basic nature, often low-quality, and often skirt the "on-topic" realm. ...
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5 votes

2015 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

What areas of current moderation do you feel are missing?
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Only top scored, non community-wiki answers of a minimum length are eligible