Questions tagged [voting]
Peer voting on questions and answers gives users most of their reputation, and also usually controls how posts are sorted to the top.
How big of a problem is it that upvotes are received not by the quality of the answer but by the popularity of the question?
I noticed quite frequently already, that answers that I consider very good and where I (or others) have put in a lot of effort and research are not (only) rewarded by upvotes by their quality but by a ...
Please give suggestions to improve question on data hunting for titles further
Ok fine, how do I answer questions like records for youngest to obtain a certain title? 6 downvotes in 4 hours. that's gotta be a record. Anyway so far I just cut down the non-IM stuff and highlighted ...
Vote to reopen "Carlsen reaching 2900 in classical format?"
I've nominated the above question for reopening. Since it asks "Can" instead of "Will", I don't see it being primarily opinion-based. I believe an acceptable answer would be a matter of calculating ...
I have had some odd behavior with down-voting. I have noticed that just today, in a short span of time, around 6 questions that I have posted have suddenly been down-voted. Some of these questions ...
-50 points for serial upvoting?
Is there a bug in the system? Why did I lose 50 points for serial up-voting. Some of the voting looks strange too, like it has it was voted at the same exact time when in fact some of my questions or ...
Vote Early. Vote Often
Voting is a very important part of a healthy community, and I think people should be encouraged to vote as much as possible. This point was raised on Math Stack Exchange, and much of what was said ...