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How do suggested edits work?

When clicking "edit" I see: You do not have edit privileges. Your edit will be placed in a queue until it is peer reviewed. We welcome all constructive edits, but please make them substantial. ...
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It seems I have gained 2 points reputation for an upvote [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Edit a question (from other user) and get +2 rep ? I'm confused about Polymorphism In the above question I upvoted the currently top voted answer. When I upvoted it it ...
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Where did this Reputation come from? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Edit a question (from other user) and get +2 rep ? My reputation just jumped 2 points for no visible reason. The graph shows it being because of this question, but I never ...
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Why did I score points for an answer which I didn't post? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Edit a question (from other user) and get +2 rep ? This has been a strange behavior, I don't know its a feature or a bug. First this is the link to the Question I am ...
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Recent feature changes to Stack Exchange

This is an unofficial list/changelog of new features and various changes to Stack Overflow and the Stack Exchange network. It is maintained by the community, while a Stack Exchange employee changes ...
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How to edit? Can we agree on an editing 'policy'?

We've been hashing out editing policy here for a long time now. It's pretty optimistic to think that people who are new to editing (let alone to SO/SE) will somehow 'know' how things work. It would be ...
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Getting two reputation points for a suggested edit even after reaching the 1000 reputation points boundary

Look at this answer by Jeff Atwood ♦. It means any Stack Overflow user can earn a maximum of 1000 reputation points from suggested edits. I have already earned 1000 reputation points by ...
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Are there other ways to earn reputation other than answering and asking questions?

Are there other ways to earn reputation other than answering and asking questions? I know you can get badges for other things, but are there other ways to get reputation?
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Why doesn't retagging get any reputation?

I read How does "Reputation" work? Great question and answer Because; Users gain reputation when: Your Question is voted Helpful: +5 Your Answer is voted Helpful: +10 Your Answer is ...
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Has this ever been considered?: Upvoting/Downvoting edits

I scoured meta and have not found any discussion on this topic. I thought about it when I very much appreciated an edit someone made https://askubuntu.com/revisions/146161/2 which greatly clarified ...
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+2 for edit suggestion not in FAQ [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Information about Suggested Edits completely missing from FAQs and privileges pages I noticed today that I got +2 reputation for making an edit suggestion that was approved on ...