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Do we want to volunteer for the alpha test on lowering rep requirements for voting?

My vote against is on various grounds. I don't sense that the present low thresholds are too high, so that serious members who are able and willing to contribute are disenfranchised. They just need ...
Nick Cox's user avatar
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Do we want to volunteer for the alpha test on lowering rep requirements for voting?

-1 The voting system doesn't need fixing by changing rep standards, the principle of voting by popularity is the problem. The system doesn't measure quality directly and only superficially relates to ...
Sextus Empiricus's user avatar
7 votes

Do we want to volunteer for the alpha test on lowering rep requirements for voting?

After reading the long post, let me regurgitate what I could comprehend: previous criteria of upvoting and downvoting would be reduced to encourage an otherwise a passive section of the community. To ...
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Do we want to volunteer for the alpha test on lowering rep requirements for voting?

I generally favour experimentation because sites can fall into a rut and let's face it, most online communities are pretty resistant to any site changes, however minor. But I really wish these had ...
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