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Redact, or leave idiocy for moderators?

In cases of spam please flag as spam and leave the link in place. It makes it easier for other users to see and flag as spam as well. Stack Exchange links are "no followed" so the spammer won't be ...
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What causes an unupvote and why would I get one?

An 'unupvote' is when someone who previously upvoted your post later removed that vote. A user can retract or change a vote (up or down) for a short period after they cast it. However if the post is ...
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How are we to handle copyright edits?

Content posted to SE sites are considered licensed under CC. If there is content quoted from another site, quoting and attribution is the best practice. For images, it gets more complicated since an ...
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Redact, or leave idiocy for moderators?

Flag it for moderator attention, and write us a note (e.g. "Rude or offensive. Check review history"). Then edit away the nasty. When one of us pop in, we'll handle it.
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