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You did the correct thing by flagging each instance that you saw. Once flagged the activity is directly brought to the attention of the moderators for investigation.


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The "Unclear what you're asking" includes the text: Please clarify your specific problem or add additional details to highlight exactly what you need. As it's currently written, it’s hard to tell exactly what you're asking. See the How to Ask page for help clarifying this question. And in off-topic because..., there is the close reason: Not enough ...


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I wouldn't be surprised if at least a handful of those were done by me. SE only gives two options, delete the comment, or decline the flag, and in the past I've been hesitant to be overly tidy on the site. My personal concern was users seeing their comments getting deleted and thinking they weren't welcome before. But after chatting with Niall C. a few days ...


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I'm the moderator who didn't act on your flag about the other answer. This is how I was thinking: The question was for product recommendation. The other answer recommended some specific products. Yours was a more general “here's something you can Google for.” This type of response can be valuable for any question where the asker may not have thought of the ...


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The flags were handled by different moderators. Me in the case of your answer, one of the others in the case of the other answer. I did see the flag on the other answer and was going to act on it, but work intervened :) When I came back to the site the flag had been cleared so I could see it had been dealt with. I didn't check up on how it had been dealt ...


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If the user was asked to separate the question into multiple question, and the resulting question still asked multiple questions. Then the user should be asked again to separate the questions. There's not much else that can be done, apart from editing out all but a single question. Which may be appropriate, if the user continues the behavior.


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This is up to SE, so you'd need to discuss on MSO. At present, the list is only populated with the most popularly migrated sites, and we haven't reached the threshold for any of those to appear yet. See this question on MSO for more details. Until then, simply flag the question as "off topic because of X" or just "needs moderator attention", and we'll have ...


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