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Should we change the policy on downvotes

I think that the policy of the user losing reputation for casting is counterproductive as it disenfranchises users from giving honest opinion & expressing dissent. Shouldn't there be any change in ...
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A question about flagging a post as spam

I have noticed that whenever I flag a question as spam, it immediately receives a downvote. I guess the Community user casts the down vote. My question is, if my flag eventually gets declined will the ...
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Is down voting due to personal bias (only) encouraged?

Although less in number, there are some users who has a habit of regularly down-voting the questions which they don't like personally. They do not leave a comment for down-voting. They just comment ...
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A question about reputation loss while downvoting

I have observed that these days if any user downvotes a question then they don't loose any points. From this link from the Help page we find the following regarding when we loose reputation points: ...
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Is there any component of opinion based in Indra's question?

I recently posted a question and its answer. Question received 3 down-votes and answer received 2 down-votes and 2 close votes. In the body of the question, I clearly asked that Are there any modern ...
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Overcritical downvoting, when the question directly relates to Hinduism and its propagation

Networking among pujaaris (priests) of various temples in a region I asked this question. According to me, this is related to Hinduism, but it is being downvoted. Is inviting suggestions from other ...
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Query for how many downvotes a user has received so far

I was trying to find the ratio of "how many downvotes I have cast (on others' posts obviously)" : "how many downvotes my posts has received". The question basically boils down to finding "how many ...
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Modifications in Downvoting System

Downvoting has attracted a lot of different opinions over the past few months. There are cases where people just downvote without giving any reason. It has become a fun activity for them. Without any ...
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Complaint-Targeted downvoting on my posts

There is a continuous 12 downvotes on my 12 posts at about the same time.So i suspect foul play here. Most of the questions are valid and the answers which were downvoted are correct too.But that of ...
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Downvoting decent posts without comments

I am seeing this happening recently that there is down vote trend even on fairly decent and well researched post. Here are some examples : Post-1, Post-2 Even worse, there is no mention of reason as ...
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What might be the reasons for downvotes on these two questions?

Both the following questions asked by me contain one downvote each Which scriptures say that eating rice mixed with milk at night increases one's life span while eating curd at night decreases it? ...
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Comment after you downvote and stop commenting +1 after you upvote

Site is now generating quality content, but few users are complaining that others users are down voting their post and are not providing any reason to do so. On the other hand am seeing lot of users ...
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