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I happened upon this question, where the questioner commented on every answer with "I'd love an up vote!"

Is it correct to flag such clutter, perhaps as not constructive / off-topic, or is there a better way to correct users that beg for up votes (and similar behavior) via comments.

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marked as duplicate by Martijn Pieters, Lance Roberts, animuson Nov 12 '13 at 20:35

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That lady was doing it on all of her questions. Just burned about 25 comment flags from this lady begging for votes. –  user133440 Feb 11 '13 at 20:32

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up vote 15 down vote accepted

That kind of comment is basically noise, so either "not constructive" or "too chatty" would work. A custom flag of "asking for upvotes" is fine too.

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Thanks! And in the time it took for this answer to become eligible to be accepted, all of those comments were cleaned up. –  Bort Feb 11 '13 at 18:52

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