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Can we do anything about suggested edits being wrongly approved by weighting votes? [duplicate]

The case in point is this edit. Here, The edit was correctly rejected by one user and incorrectly approved by 3. The underlying problem is that the three users (apparently) have little / no ...
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Reviewing suggested edits which add one or two not so important tags [duplicate]

During reviewing some of the suggested edits, I encountered with lots of questions which were edited to add just one tag or sometimes two. I approved/rejected the edits on the basis of the severity ...
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Decision on rejected edits should be displayed as a notification to the editor

Update, April 2014: I fully support Shog9's proposal of adding the message where it belongs—in the actual editing form. This is less intrusive than displaying it as a notification, but it serves the ...
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Rate limit suggested edits

We need a hard rate limit on suggested edits, to limit the damage someone can do with blasting the review queue with minor edit suggestions. Case in point: this user peppered the site with a whopping ...
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Give new edit reviewers some audits to begin with

Apparently many new reviewers approve crap that: is just crap 💩 (or spam) introduces backticks to emphasize stuff add typos, chatspeak and other noise. plz help me kind sirs! Giving them some ...
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tags of mundanity that are gratuitously applied to posts

It's an additional unnecessary burden to the honest stacker during suggested edit duty. A question presents some code then the minor editor adds a tag like 'for-loop' or 'forms'. These tags are so ...
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Suggested edit system only rewards

Unlike questions and answers which may be upvoted or downvoted, there's no consequences for edit contributions - only rewards. There's no sense of responsibility for one's own actions. All actions ...
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More serial minor edits

This user is searching for "Thanks & Regards" and removing it on each post he can find. About serial minor editing: An alert to serial minor edits and Flag a user as "serial minor editor&...
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Yet another case of serial minor tag editing

Related This user has been suggesting tag-only edits that, for the most part, just add mysql to sql questions, without improving anything else. He's at 60 approved (!) and 12 rejected (:(). (update ...
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How Many Users Have Received 1000 Rep from Edits?

Thinking about this post: Suggested edit system is causing grief, needs to be rethought I'm looking for a Data Explorer query to see how many users have received the full 1000 rep limit from accepted ...
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Without reputation award, would users still make minor edits?

TL;DR: To reduce the volume of edits requiring review, what if we allowed users to opt-out of the reputation gain for minor edits, similar to how the "community wiki" feature works? Alternatively, ...
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Where do we draw the line on esoteric tag additions? [duplicate]

A user has suggested many edits adding tags to questions like if-statement to a question involving an if statement nested to a question titled "c#: Add element to second nesting in xml" cursor-...
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How to prevent a new user suggesting bad edits?

The new user named shumanth is suggesting wrong edits (deleting the entire part of the answer) for this particular answer and in comments he is adding suggested by moderator. And this is the ...
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Is it intentional that suggested edits are resolved so quickly? [duplicate]

Having just recently reached 2K rep and edit review capabilities I've noticed that suggested edits are typically approved/rejected in less than 10 seconds. If you take your time to read the suggested ...