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Mods stalking posters vs positive user feedback

Discussion in 'Feedback' started by NAUI Wowie, Dec 17, 2018.

  1. The Chairman

    The Chairman Chairman of the Board

    # of Dives: I just don't log dives
    Location: Cave Country!
    It happens most often when a thread gets moved to the Pub and you aren't a "regular".
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  2. txgoose

    txgoose Manta Ray

    # of Dives: 50 - 99
    Location: Houston
    Don’t make me start a post about wanting to get a pub card, asking which agency is better at it! :)
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  3. chillyinCanada

    chillyinCanada Solo Diver Staff Member

    I am a rec.scuba denizen, because of that, I have both a much thicker internet skin as well as serious scar tissue. May need counselling AKA Scubaboard, for the rest of my life.

    "It doesn't pay to be overly sensitive on the internet"
    gypsyjim, RainPilot, lv2dive and 2 others like this.
  4. Pedro Burrito

    Pedro Burrito Moderator Staff Member

    # of Dives: 5,000 - ∞
    Location: Boussens, Canton de Vaud, Suisse
    I think you’re getting the move notification when the moderators move the report from open to in process or from in process to closed in the back room where only the moderators have access. There is a box that has to be unchecked so that the reporter does not get the notification and sometimes that is missed.
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  5. diversteve

    diversteve Technical Admin

    # of Dives: I'm a Fish!
    As a follow-up to the previous post, I looked at the last 100 of your posts and none of them are in restricted forums. My feeling is that Pedro is correct.
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  6. lowviz

    lowviz Solo Diver ScubaBoard Supporter

    # of Dives: 200 - 499
    Location: Northern Delaware or the New Jersey Turnpike
    Uh, counselor... Have you recently checked your position in SB?

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  7. wetb4igetinthewater

    wetb4igetinthewater Instructor, Scuba

    # of Dives: 500 - 999
    Location: Seattle
    Truer words were never spoken.

    I’ve been moderated a few times. I deserved it each time that I can remember. I’ve gone at it with one individuals and I regret ever corresponding with that person. I’ve even had someone threaten to sue SB because of my statements.

    I think overall the mods due a decent job. I haven’t always agreed with moderation that I’ve seen (and I’m not referring to myself), but I think Pete has recruited a mostly fair minded group of people.

    Remember that if you are not a SB supporter, you get a infinitely greater return for what you pay,
  8. chillyinCanada

    chillyinCanada Solo Diver Staff Member

    I've been moderated a time or two before being invited onto the Staff.

    Nonetheless, if you think there isn't a lot of moderation/counselling of one another back there . . .think again.

    rec.scuba was a cool but cruel place for awhile. It died a horrible death due to lack of moderation and deservedly so.
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  9. Wookie

    Wookie Secret Field Agent ScubaBoard Business Sponsor

    No one has been moderated more than Pete because he is our oldest moderator. I have been moderated plenty. I expect it to continue. Last time was yesterday.
    gypsyjim, lowviz and chillyinCanada like this.
  10. lowviz

    lowviz Solo Diver ScubaBoard Supporter

    # of Dives: 200 - 499
    Location: Northern Delaware or the New Jersey Turnpike
    OMG, would THAT make a new thread...
    gypsyjim, TrimixToo and rhwestfall like this.

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