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I'm happy to take on this role and am looking forward to improving this community :)
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Consensys would like to run a answer campaign, any ideas of things to take into account?

First off, thanks for helping out! Vote. Find good questions and answers that haven't seen a lot of activity, and just give them an upvote. Ask questions. Answers are great, but keep in mind that we ...
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Moderator Pro Tem Announcement

Thank you for providing us the proper tools for moderation, may the community grow and the site graduate soon(tm) :-)
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When (if ever) should [solidity] programming questions be considered off-topic and migrated to stackoverflow?

Yes, I think all questions about Solidity are on-topic as said by OP. When this ESE (Ethereum Stack Exchange) graduates, if a relationship is set with stackoverflow, I believe that Solidity questions ...
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questions on hold, comments explaining why

I'm the first commenter. I'm just getting used to E.SE and will try to be clearer in future so that further requests for clarifications are not necessary.
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Duplicate question, should we flag

Well, what I'm doing: Visit Ethereum Stack Exchange everyday. Read every new question, at least the title and try to memorize it. If something sounds similar to something you memorized, check the ...
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admin bare notification counter

I asked that very same question on another meta a while ago... https://ell.meta.stackexchange.com/q/1166/4376 The answer seems to be that the number doesn't necessarily correspond to the number of ...
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Are questions about books and tutorials on-topic?

No. From our off topic close reasons: "Questions asking us to recommend or find a book, tool, software library, tutorial or other off-site resource are off-topic for Stack Exchange as they tend to ...
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Are questions about books and tutorials on-topic?

Since all relevant information for learning Ethereum should be freely available on line, questions looking for particularly good free and online sources of material should be on topic. I personally ...
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When (if ever) should [solidity] programming questions be considered off-topic and migrated to stackoverflow?

Yes solidity is always considered on-topic, even if used in other context, since it's central part of the ethereum ecosystem. In the future, if there are ecosystems using modified solidity ...
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questions on hold, comments explaining why

Splice Struct Entry by Index in Solidity was a good example of a question that should be flagged->"should be closed"->"unclear what your asking". I suspect early commenters were not familiar with ...
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questions on hold, comments explaining why

No, it's not necessary. Thanks for escalating this to meta. One good comment would have been sufficient. The issue with that comments in that specific thread is that any later comment added another ...
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When should questions be closed for being too basic?

Beginner questions should be encouraged. The Ethereum community is still very small and there are few developers working in this field. You have to start somewhere, so why not here? Many questions ...
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