This is the discussion thread for the July 2018 rule update and the Transparency in Moderation thread:
If you have not read that thread, please do so before posting anything here.
The purpose of this thread is for any questions or comments about the rule update, the contents of the Transparency thread, what moderation is, and what can be done in the future. Please note, it is not a thread for the discussion or re-litigation of past events or issues with individual moderators. If you have any thoughts or concerns about past moderation actions or occurrences on the forums, please contact us directly.
We welcome questions that:
- Look for clarification on the rules
- Look to clarify the thread
- Ask how a situation might be approached
- Ask how the moderation team might approach an issue should it arise
- Suggest how the moderation team might approach an issue
- Any other questions of that nature which are about the future of the forums and how moderation works moving forward.