-4

This question already has an answer here:

I'm new in this site. I want to know what the requirements are to become a moderator?

marked as duplicate by Shadow The Curly Braced Wizard, Martijn Pieters, Mat, ChrisF Sep 9 '13 at 13:17

This question has been asked before and already has an answer. If those answers do not fully address your question, please ask a new question.

  • 3
  • 2
    A dislike for sunlight, no need to sleep, and able to mentally calculate pi to 10,000 decimal places within 4.35 minutes.. in binary – James Sep 9 '13 at 13:09
  • 2
    A pentient for pedantry, a knack for nazi-ness, a craft for craziness. – George Stocker Sep 9 '13 at 13:09
  • 3
    If you are new, you probably shouldn't be asking this question. – BoltClock's a Unicorn Sep 9 '13 at 13:14
  • 10
    @BoltClock'saUnicorn If you've been here for a while, you probably shouldn't be asking the question either. ;) – Bart Sep 9 '13 at 13:15
  • 2
    Surely that should be "A penchant for pedantry..." No pedants are sorry they all revel in it. – Robert Longson Sep 9 '13 at 14:05
  • @RobertLongson: Whatever. – Ry- Sep 9 '13 at 14:10
5

You must be elected by the community. Here is the most recent election.

You also must have these badges:

  • Civic Duty
  • Strunk & White
  • Deputy
  • Convention

And you must have 3000 reputation or more.

More information about elections

  • 7
    The badge requirements are only for SO right now, and the reputation requirements are different on other sites as well. – Mad Scientist Sep 9 '13 at 13:06
  • 4
    Or you could get hired by SEI :-) – Sklivvz Sep 9 '13 at 13:17

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged .