Linked Questions

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Replace accept rate with citizenship level

I see that accept rate has now been removed from display on questions. I think this is not a great solution for reasons that waffles explained well. Take it away waffles! On one hand accept rate ...
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2answers
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Do I benefit from Stack Exchange badges/scores? [closed]

https://stackoverflow.com/review says there are no review queues available to you because one of my reviews wasn't helpful...Come back on Sep 3 at 6:41 to continue reviewing. OK. So the question ...
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3answers
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How is this user able to review posts so long after they were completed originally?

This is a revisit of Are certain users favored the opportunity to review posts? that seems to have grown stale without any solid answer. Just recently I was baffled by a user's ability to review a "...
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5answers
934 views

Dealing with misguided reviewers of suggested edits - take 2

It was already discussed before with some suggestions (even from me) but here is a final and simple suggestion that in my opinion will hunt down the badge hunters. Now that the number of reviewers ...
52
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1answer
440 views

Change edit approval threshold to (# approve − # reject ≥ N)

Currently, the threshold for approving or rejecting a suggested edit is two approve / reject votes, whichever is reached first. This means that, when bad or just dubious edits get approved, it's ...
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27answers
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The current review system encourages fake reviews; some people upvote everything rather than actually fixing problems

I went to a Late Answers review queue that had four items in it and started reviewing the first one by editing it into shape rather heavily. By the time I was done, someone else had reviewed the ...
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1answer
59 views

Review process should have better explanation and termnology [duplicate]

Recently I was introduced to the review feature for the first time. I was happy for the option to help improve SO so even though it was late I put some effort and reviewed a few questions. One ...
3
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4answers
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Edits I reject get approved; what next?

I've started reviewing edits on Stack Overflow and have seen that there are several suggestions which I reject which eventually get approved anyway. I was thinking for instance about this suggestion ...
3
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2answers
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Email notifications almost guaranteed to be pointless, stale for original poster on suggeted edits

This morning at "4:32 AM (6 hours ago)" -- Eastern Daylight, and times and time zones are relevant -- I was sent an email notification about "Suggested Edit" to a post I made last year: I've never ...
116
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9answers
2k views

A way to “downvote” a suggested edit and affect both the edit suggester and reviewers

I find a lot of suggested edits pretty poor. For me, it feels like that more than a half of the suggested edits doesn't properly address all issues in the post. The trigger of today was this ...
155
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14answers
4k views

What can we do to stop bad edits getting accepted?

A worryingly high number of bad suggested edits get accepted. For example: edits that add bad formatting to random words edits that break the formatting of a block of code edits that add wrong tags ...
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3answers
457 views

Please stop showing review audits for suggested edits to Moderators

Please stop showing audits to Moderators. I'm not referring to all users, just Diamond Moderators. We see so much crap while cleaning, we don't need the extra round of crap just make the system go - "...
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4answers
625 views

Lock questions in the review queue while being reviewed

More and more frequently in the review queues, I am spending time either fixing a post or considering whether an edit is valid, etc, only to make changes and have them denied/not count because someone ...
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1answer
194 views

What about a Master badge

This Badge should be awarded after 10.000 review tasks. After gained the Steward badge for closing votes, and soon for other review types, I was wondering if we could aim higher. A gold badge, "...
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3answers
66 views

Allow “wait for an item to review”

I want to help review. When I go to the review page, and it says there are some items queued for review, it seems like 90% of the time when I click a review category, I'm told "The queue has been ...

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