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Can we increase the amount of voting/reviewing on the site?

While I think this is a great post (+1) and there is clearly room for more voting (up, down, questions, answers, close, open), I think we need to be clear it best to vote appropriately, don't vote ...
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Can we increase the amount of voting/reviewing on the site?

As a rule of thumb, if I decide to invest any time into a question, be it providing an answer or leaving a comment, then I feel obligated to provide an upvote for the question as well. If you take ...
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If you cannot give a short explanation why you downvoted a Meta question or answer, should you downvote it?

As the help center says, voting on meta is different (and more complicated). Part of it is the same: Like normal Stack Exchange sites, Meta allows members to vote on questions and answers. For most ...
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If you cannot give a short explanation why you downvoted a Meta question or answer, should you downvote it?

While it would be great if people did leave explanation of downvotes, if there isn't one, we already have a default position as to what it means: Generally there is the tooltip message: For a ...
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If you cannot give a short explanation why you downvoted a Meta question or answer, should you downvote it?

On meta, votes indicate agreement or disagreement, unlike on the main site where they mean you need a bath, are a living brain donor, and that a recent ancestor of yours was a chimpanzee. Note that ...
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