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Resort the Close Votes Review Queue [duplicate]

The Close Votes Review Queue has reached 75K. It increased from ~50K in the last two weeks. I have a suggestion I would like to propose to resort the queue based on the amount of close votes. So, ...
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Ordering algorithm to priorities close votes review [duplicate]

I tried figuring out that what priority algorithm is been use to order close vote review questions, but couldn't succeed. Any ways that's not my point, what I want to say is, shouldn't we use "...
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In what order are questions in the close queue presented to a user. and why are they presented in that order? [duplicate]

I am very curious about the factors which determine the order in which a specific reviewer is presented with questions in the "close" queue. I ask about the close queue, because on mathematics.se, ...
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Why can't we list out the most close voted first at review queue? [duplicate]

Why can't we list out the most close voted questions first in the review queue? While reviewing duplicate questions I noticed that the least close voted questions (1 close vote) and the most close ...
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Empowering tag-badge holders part II - let's look at silver?

Not long ago, we gave folks that have a gold tag badge the ability to instantly mark a question as a duplicate of another. This has worked out exceptionally well in practice. While there have been ...
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Daily close votes queue limit [closed]

This question is related to this (jan23), this (mar 12) and many others; with the difference that close queue on SO today is 20k longer = 74k. I read & understand about the fear for robot-...
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Ideas for the close queue? [closed]

I am concerned on the growing close votes review queue size. I know it has been discussed before.. more than once, and I simply want to propose some ideas... Why not separate the single close votes ...
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Question flags, queues, edits, roomba, community♦, how does this actually work?

There is constant ongoing discussion about what flags to use when, review queue processing, review queue structure, flag handling, etc., but no one person seems to know exactly how this all works. ...
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What is important about closing questions

I've cast well over 1000 close votes (in review tasks and just seeing bad questions), only to see the queue continually grow. That's rather disheartening. But now I wonder why it was so important to ...
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Why are flags on posts that are several years old not reviewed as quickly as recent ones?

When I flag posts from several years ago, the flag seems to be never reviewed, unlike recent posts which can reviewed within minutes. I have >10 case like things with flagging things written more than ...
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Strongly separate duplicates from “the rest” in close votes review queue

Update: I wish I could downvote decline justification twice. "You can already filter down by close reason." Oh really , Do you see many reviewers using filter? Do you see Steward badges awarded for ...
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Focus reviewers on “today” rather than ancient cruft the roomba can deal with

There are a number of posts on here about this and I've posted a number of times to the Ask Ubuntu but stuff that doesn't need dealing with ends up at the top of a review queue. There are multiple ...
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To flag or not to flag as flags remain pending and/or age away

We all want stackoverflow to be a place where the community can/should get answers to well researched, non opinion based questions. I have made a mission of flagging badly researched, opinion based ...
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Review close votes - filter questions by number of close votes

A nice feature to bring down the Close votes review queue could be the ability to filter questions by the number of close votes they already received. This way I could filter questions with 4 close ...
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Am I the first to review questions in close votes review queue because of Marshal badge?

I noticed that I am more than 70% of time the first one to review questions in the close votes review queue (CVRQ) on SO. I don't think it was because of reputation, since there was no good number at ...