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Concerns about brigading

Note: In addition to cover the question has asked, I felt to address some relevant issues and hence posting a general answer: Hinduism StackExchange is not like a game show or popularity contest. The ...
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How to increase Voting contribution in Hinduism.SE?

Share the article Vote Early, Vote Often. The following pages may also explain the importance of voting to users: Why is voting important? Beta progress, importance of reputation, and voting ...
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What is meant by an "unupvote"?

Votes are locked 5 minutes after vote is cast . Votes, that are cast, can be removed (either unupvoting or undownvoting) only when that particular question or answer is edited. I saw your profile and ...
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(UPDATE: NEW ANSWER RIGHT BELOW) Where have the votes gone? A reflection into the dismal state of the site

We can initiate sort of award kind of activity in chatroom. Post of the day This post can be a question or an answer. We can discuss on criteria of choosing post of the day. For example a well ...
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(UPDATE: NEW ANSWER RIGHT BELOW) Where have the votes gone? A reflection into the dismal state of the site

I appreciate this well written post. And I always urge everyone to vote often, and vote responsibly. Some motivation for voting- Just by voting, users can get silver and gold badges. Civic Duty for ...
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A question about reputation loss while downvoting

Downvotes to questions used to cost 1 reputation (for the person voting down), just like answers. This has been changed, but that was a long time ago, May 2011 to be precise. See Should downvotes on ...
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Does system auto detect serial voting here on meta?

Yes, it does. A similar question was asked on Meta Stack Exchange of which answers says "Yes, Serial voting detection script runs on all sites" A question posted suggesting to exclude ...
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On the Community user voting and commenting on posts

Q1. Comments by the Community User The Stack Exchange staff has updated review queues, according to which in case of providing feedback for first posts (questions and answers) reviewers can leave ...
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(UPDATE: NEW ANSWER RIGHT BELOW) Where have the votes gone? A reflection into the dismal state of the site

I suggest we should post a similar meta post every end of the month, with a collection of curated good questions and answers. I remember Pandya trying something similar before. This might work as ...
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How to increase Voting contribution in Hinduism.SE?

How can we ensure everyone votes more proactively? By taking writing questions & answers seriously. By writing answers with less grammatical mistakes. By checking your answers often for ...
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Why down voting comments not allowed?

As suggested by @TheDestroyer, this is already covered in below post & its duplicate: Why was "downvoting comments" declined? Should this feature be revisited? To me the major blocker ...
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Downvoting decent posts without comments

Meta is where we work as community, so here our discussion should be how to resolve the issue rather then blaming each other. I appreciate your meta post and your concern but the way it's going doesn'...
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Is serial unupvoting allowed and not detected by system?

Serial unupvoting is not detected by the system. It is **against the rules* because it is targetted on a user not the content. The system only identifies serial upvoting and downvoting. To quote ...
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Is it encouraged to vote on questions which are off-topic?

When these are off-topic, what is the use of voting them? (IMHO They should be VTC rather than an upvote. Only few people are participating in review.) Whenever you see a question that doesn't fit as ...
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How to increase Voting contribution in Hinduism.SE?

In the comment section to the Q, many of the fellow members feel that "Not voting to lazy voters" is not a right approach. Hence, let's keep this approach away from a general guideline & limited ...
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