While reviewing suggested edits, I found that tag wiki edit suggestions have vote score on the left

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In my understanding the score is for letting reviewer know how important/useful a post is so that they can review carefully. But what purpose does it serve in tag wiki edits?

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    This vote element is also not subject to the vote breakout privilege, which probably means it's just a dummy vote class. This could probably be tagged as a bug.
    – Spevacus
    Commented Mar 18, 2020 at 21:31
  • @Spevacus Vote breakout doesn't work in Suggested Edits for posts also (another bug?).
    – Kulfy
    Commented Mar 18, 2020 at 21:34
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    The vote count isn’t new; it’s appeared in screenshots from 2011. Commented Mar 18, 2020 at 21:45
  • Probably part of the reason for seeing the votes (other than favoring the tag's creation) is disdain for plagiarism, and it's a status-completed duplicate; so should be re-reported.
    – Rob
    Commented Mar 19, 2020 at 4:24
  • I've gone ahead and tagged this as a bug, per Rob's comment as well as a few others.
    – Spevacus
    Commented Apr 3, 2020 at 21:01
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    @Spevacus It's not really a regression, since as the answer there says, the only thing that was fixed was the fact that it says "answered" instead of "created". Commented Apr 3, 2020 at 21:12

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The review page for tag wiki edits no longer displays a vote count, so I imagine the developers/project managers of the review queue design overhaul determined that showing a score on this page wasn't useful (as did most of us, I imagine).

To see for yourself, here's a recently approved tag wiki edit review. No score is visible on the left of the page as the old UI indicated.

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