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Is it unacceptable to vote elsewhere when feeling the need to vote twice? Why?

At time users may show strong opinion of a post, and comment that they feel they would like to vote twice. Would it be appropriate to locate at random another post of this same user and give an ...
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Is there a way to track the number of votes?

I have been wondering what the trend has been in voting -- not in upvotes or down votes, but total votes cast. I wonder if more recent questions have been getting as many votes (over a fixed period of ...
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Is there a feedback option for votes?

I was looking at an old post of mine and noticed that it received a down-vote. Is there a way to see why it was down-voted, perhaps to allow for further clarification on my part? Thanks
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Do candidates in the mod election see the number of votes?

Simply put, do candidates for the position of moderator see the number of people who voted for them, or are they merely given the final result? And, if they're only given the final result, are they ...
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Should upvotes protect a potential off-topic question from closure?

I reviewed a number of questions that were suggested for closure. For most of them it was a judgement call as to whether they were, for example, off-topic. Several of the questions had already been ...
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Down votes for duplicates

If there's a question that's been asked a lot and could've been easily found through a search of the site, but the actual question is a very good question; while it should be flagged, is it alright to ...
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Vote-limited votes counting as feedback

If a not-logged-in user tries to upvote or downvote a post, the post gets an anonymous-feedback counter incremented by one. Does the same happen if a logged-in user tries to vote on a post but has ...
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Can't see undelete votes for deleted posts

See discussion in chat starting here. I was looking for a list of the posts I'd voted to undelete, [replace my username with yours to see your list - https://judaism.stackexchange.com/users/603/...
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Vote counts on “Voters” tab doesn't match counts in Users profile pages

Basically it's this issue again: Why is the total vote count different in user's profile and on voters tab? But only on Mi Yodeya; I checked several other sites, and none of them had this ...
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Reputation and Votes

If a user has greater reputation, then their votes should be worth more than votes of someone who is less reputable. It will ensure that people who the community gives more credibility to are more ...
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Askers should see their answers' vote counts

Question authors should be able to see the count of upvotes and downvotes on answers to their questions in order to better evaluate the answers: an answer with 100 upvotes and 100 downvotes is ...
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Why do I see this tab?

If you go to a user page, it has a link on "vote casts" to https://judaism.stackexchange.com/users/208/joe-shmoe?tab=votes This page is reported to be a 404. If I don't have permission to see more ...
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Nice Answer or Good Answer?

(I'm guessing this is almost definitely status-bydesign for historical reasons but...) It seems SimchasTorah got a silver Good Answer badge for this answer which only has 10 votes and a Good Question ...
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Undeserved Badge

I just logged into meta.J.SE and was promptly notified that I had received the "Vox Populi" badge. This seems impossible as I have only voted 9 times all week. Bug? (From my meta.J.SE user page) ...
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Sort questions by their answers' votes

When looking through questions for ones that still don't have well done answers, I think a good way to sort the questions is by total answer score, the theory being that once a question has been ...