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RE: RE: RE: Scalability of the voting system

by Russ (Deacon)
on May 10, 2000 at 03:09 UTC ( #10844=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to RE: RE: Scalability of the voting system
in thread Scalability of the voting system

$.02 from a not-yet-experienced-enough-to-even-vote monk...

I agree with Adam and Neshura. Voting should be primarily an attempt to grant XP to the author of a well-written and/or useful post (or, conversely, to inflict penance on a wayward monk).

I like the incentive to participate in this great site, and you should continue to give XP to those who vote, but perhaps on a decreasing scale (The first vote has 25% chance of +1, but the chance for XP declines for each vote thereafter.)


P.S. The XP nodelet shows (as I am posting this) that I have graduated to level 2. Now I'll see what voting is really like... :-)

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