Comment moderating

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Just a quick note - I turned on moderation for comments just to reduce the amount of spam I have been getting lately on blog posts. For comments that have a normal looking name and are "on topic", you can expect those comments to show up, regardless of whether you agree with me or not - I'm just looking to reduce the noise. So if you are not something named "cheap calls", "excel training", "free essays" - then you pass the first test.

Facebook Posts By Others – Pre-Moderation, Draft and Pre-approval #SocialMedia

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Online Community Moderator Metrics

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Moderation is an Educational Opportunity

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Improve the Writer/Commenter Relationship by Leaving Moderation to Moderators

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Top Ten Moderator Skills (for 2010)

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What makes a good e-moderator? I asked our team of very experienced e-moderators what they thought the most important online skills and qualities were, and below are some of their responses. Top Ten Moderator Skills. What are the key e-moderator or online tutors skills for you?

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How to Build Strong Volunteer Moderator Teams

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Law Enforcement and Online Community Moderation: A Conversation With Two Officers/Moderators

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Tips for the online conference moderator

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But what about if you need to moderate a webinar or conference presentation? Here are some of the things that an online event moderator typically has to do: welcome the audience. moderate a question-and-answer session when the speaker has finished his or her presentation.

How CNN and The New York Times Moderate Comments

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Members Shouldn’t Moderate Each Other

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photo credit: susivinh I’m a big believer in leaving moderation to moderators and in having a word with any member that attempts to act like a moderator. By act like a moderator, I mean that they try to tell other people what they can and cannot post and where and when they can do so. [.]. How Should I Participate? Interacting with Members

Whether Volunteer or Paid, Moderators Need Management

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photo credit: jczart I think there is this temptation with some community owners and administrators to select moderators and then not monitor them closely; to let them do what they think is appropriate without any sort of review of those actions. Whether they are volunteer moderators who help out for a few hours a week [.].

YouTube Comment Notification Changes Negatively Impact Moderation

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Why We Moderate Online Forums and Communities

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photo credit: soukup Why moderate? Why do we moderate? If you ask a collection of people who run online communities, you’ll likely come up with dozens of different, or different sounding reasons. But, they’ll likely all come back to one thing. That thing is focus. When you really break it down, that is why we [.]. Managing the Community Thinking

Heidi Has Been a Moderator with Me for 10 Years

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What to Do About Inactive Volunteer Community Moderators

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Mistakes Create Teachable Moments for Moderators

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The Biggest Reason That My Moderators Support My Decisions

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The Art of Consistent Community Moderation

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photo credit: Lars P. In my last article, I discussed the danger of letting community guideline violations slide and how, if you let a violation go without the proper attention, you may be risking one of the most important elements of community management: consistency. On Google+, Justin Kozuch, Lead Researcher at Pixel to Product, Community [.]. Interacting with Members Managing Staff

Moderators Make Mistakes, But Dishonesty Betrays Deeper Issues

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How to Develop Robust Moderation Methodology

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Comic Book Resources to Delete Forum with 12.9 Million Posts; Launches New Community with Stricter Moderation

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Expressing Appreciation for Your Moderators Around the Holidays

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photo credit: Guru Sno Studios The holidays represent a great opportunity to express appreciation for your community’s moderators and staff members. My moderators are volunteers who help because they have enjoyed the community and want to help maintain and give back to the thing that they have benefited from. There may be some other benefits, [.]. Managing Staff

Key Takeaways from How CNN and The New York Times Moderate Comments

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Do Forum Moderators Become Less Effective the Longer They Remain on Staff?

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0.28% of Members on My Community Become Moderators

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photo credit: craiglea123 Moderators can be a very important part of your online community. I know that mine are. I select them very carefully. But, I thought it would be interesting and fun to throw some numbers behind this. So, I took KarateForums.com as an example. KarateForums.com was launched on May 21, 2001 and has [.]. Managing Staff

Attention to Detail is an Important Trait for Moderators

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photo credit: Chrissy Olson Among the many traits that I value in a moderator, one of the most important is a strong attention to detail. Details matter. A lot. Details are the difference between a post that violates your guidelines and one that doesn’t. Details are what ensures consistency in the application of those guidelines [.]. Managing Staff

Abuse of Power and Corruption: How Law Enforcement Officers and Online Community Moderators Can Avoid Them

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LEGO Universe’s Penis Problem and Why Moderation Efforts Aren’t Hopeless

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Why I Redirect Criticism (and Worse) Away from My Moderators and Onto Me

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We’re Talking Comment Moderation at SXSW 2015; Will I See You There?

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Think About Online Community Moderation Escalation Policies Before You Need Them

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To Intervene or not to Intervene: New insights on Online Moderation - Communitize

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I Received an Amazing Christmas Gift From One of My Moderators

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At SXSW, We Want to Have an Advanced, High-Level Conversation About Comment Moderation

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Moderating for development

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It happened even to me, as one of the moderators of the site, that I missed three responses to an initial summary I had written. ‘Ontwikkeling is verandering’ (‘Development is change’) is the name of the so called ‘beleidsdialoog’ of the Dutch Foreign Ministry. In this dialogue the ministry tries to get input of Dutch civil society organisations and other stakeholders who are related to development, like the private sector, scientists, other ministries, and individual persons.

Have a Tier of Staff Below Moderator? Let Them Move Threads

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10 Years After Final Post, Tom Coates’ Everything in Moderation is Still Great

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The Cost of the Privilege of Post-Moderation is Patience and Understanding

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10 Moderator Moves That Turn My Stomach

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We all have an idea of what we would like our moderators to do and how we want them to act. Sometimes, we realize this by seeing other moderators behaving badly. In deciding these things, we are also able to figure out how we don’t want them to act. With this in mind, here are [.].

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What Do Your Moderators Do After They’ve Become Your Moderator? (or “I’m Proud of My Coaching Tree”)

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photo credit: digika In sporting circles, especially in the National Football League (NFL), the idea of a coaching tree is fairly well known. According to Wikipedia, a coaching tree is “is similar to a family tree except it shows the relationships of coaches instead of family members. There are several different ways to define a [.]. Managing Staff

Slide Deck: Managing Abusive Online Community Members (or “The Mean Things People Say to Moderators”)

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