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anonymous
 4 years ago
How do u become a Moderator??? Please answer? I want to be one! :)
anonymous
 4 years ago
How do u become a Moderator??? Please answer? I want to be one! :)

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I just asked this to a mod and they said it requires good behavior as well as instead of just giving answers giving help like tutoring or showing how to get the answer. :D

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0O I C that is cool I want to be that I do all of that already! lol

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The mod I talked to was on the website for 6 months before they got moderator powers

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0btw creative name and pic

lgbasallote
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0most mods take more than 6 months =))) you also have to be active in the site you know ;D participate in a lot of the things that OS gives you (btw...ive been here 6 months too so i can vouch for that it's not just time)

lgbasallote
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you could also work for OpenStudy...that gives you automatic moderatorship hehe

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0How do u work for Openstudy?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Well they prob have a headquarters

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Huu. Idk i might just do it the long way lol.

lgbasallote
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0apply for the job! haha become a staff.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ya idk do u think they pay u?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0idk but it all depends

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ah that would be dope!

blues
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4JackHoff is right. Moderators are chosen based on how well they interact with other users on the site. We have squeaky clean abuse records, tutor and provide solutions instead of just giving answers and we tend to be experts in our subjects so we can give right answers and correct wrong answers. But it is in big part based on participation, courtesy and respect.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0o i c thanx! so who picks them?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0blues all I did was repeat what you told me

blues
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4The site administrators pick mods. There are really three kinds of mods: group mods, global mods and administrators. Group mods have the green square but not the word "Moderator" by their name  they are the highest ranked user logged in to a specific group at a specific time. Global mods have the "moderator" logo and are green wherever we go on the site and administrative mods are the people who actually work for Open Study. @ JackHoff, I know and I gave you a medal because you said it so well. :D

lgbasallote
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i was given a warning once for trolling @blues does that disqualify me? :DDD

blues
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4Don't know. It's not my decision. It's not a reason to give up all hope. I acquired a few abuse reports for various reasons, though never any warnings or other formal punishments, but they took me anyway.

lgbasallote
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0hmmm. i learned too much from jag ___ haha jk jag :DDDD well im still gonna try :DD i also noticed that global mods have high levels..any reason for that? is there a requirement?

blues
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4High level users are high level users because they have been on the site for a while and are active on it. We have long, proven track records of being respectful and helpful. And we plainly know our subjects so we are able to discern right answers from wrong answers. These are all qualities that make good mods. But no, I don't know that high level is a strict and absolutely necessary requirement.

blues
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4Yeah. Isn't that what I said?

lgbasallote
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0hehe @blues is outdated :))

myininaya
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I think they have done away with group mods actually.

blues
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4Wow, I totally missed that.

lgbasallote
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0http://openstudy.com/study#/updates/4f79fbffe4b0884e12aa3d70 @blues

blues
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4Sorry for the misinfo, all. Live and learn.

myininaya
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1*eats kitkat* Yum and thanks :)

farmdawgnation
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thanks for tackling this question blues and myn. To clarify, we did away with the automatic appointment of group mods. We still have the capability to manually appoint them, but we don't have any right now  so you won't see them. Thanks again!
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