Down voting or up voting is very clear on Stack Overflow.
But in some questions on meta it's very confusing (to me).
For example, this question:
OP asks a very interesting question, then gets some up votes, and as what he is asking or attempting is not "good", gets down votes
This kind of voting happens pretty much open as far as I follow on meta.
I say "I follow", because I can not see vote counts as my reputation is under that privilege.
Even if I had
Established User privilege, I can learn when I open than click on vote count.
Would it be better vote counts always open, even in listing on meta?
Then I would not miss "hot" questions which are zero score but it is actually i.e. +10/-10.
On listing, this might me something like this: