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Does a downvote subtract 1 from the reputation of the downvoter?

Yes. Downvoting an answer will cost you 1 point of reputation. The poster of the answer you downvoted will lose 2 points. Downvoting a question will cost you nothing. The full description of every ...
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Can someone undelete my question?

If you look on your profile, under questions, you should see deleted recent questions, as described here. (assuming I got the link right for you, can't test that).
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Should we just have one "master" question about Ether issuance?

Yes, we could merge the questions since they answer the same topic. Only moderators can do that though. Vote up for merge. Vote down for leaving them seperated.
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ethereum stack exchange DNS problem

Today the DNS host Dyn, one of the biggest DNS companies was suffering a big DDoS attack. perhaps this incident affected stakexchange. read more at http://www.businessinsider.com/amazon-spotify-...
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Can we set up a Documentation section right like in stack overflow?

No, the documentation is Stackoverflow-only. However, we could try to set up documentation over there for solidity or ethereum tags. This again, does not work (yet), because the tags are not active ...
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How to list all questions with less than 3 answers?

I found this in the advanced searching help: answers..2
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How do we edit or remove a Tag from the Tags section?

Additionally to removing it from all questions as Chenmunka suggested, a moderator can fix this directly: The tag can be merged into one of the correct spelling. Let's say somebody created prove-of-...
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Ability to save unfinished post for later

This sort of change isn't something that the moderators can do as it lies within the software driving the site. There are existing facilities to save drafts. These are described in this post. If ...
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Is our site configured correctly for users to create new tags?

The one you're looking at is Stack Overflow's privilege, which has graduated a site-specific design, and thus they have "designed" rep threshold. Moreover, the threshold for creating new ...
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Zeppelin is now OpenZeppelin, can we please rename the associated tags?

The tag renames have been completed.
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Can we delete the best-practices tag?

Here's my recommendation for y'all. I don't think you actually need to blacklist this because it seems like this tag is pretty much a subset of the solidity tag. Most of the questions that have it ...
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Where did the link to meta go?

The link to meta is now located in the right-most dropdown menu, the one that has the stackexchange icon:
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Should we merge Meteor and Meteorjs tags?

Good point, I support your idea to merge these two tags into a single Meteor tag. while there is only 5 posts tagged with metereojs. I think to do so we need mod privilege as described in this post.
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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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Should we blacklist the contracts tag?

Yes somehow this is like asking if a vegetarian would eat chicken instead of turkey. No brainer, dig the hole.
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Should we blacklist the smart-contracts tag?

Yes it is too generic, and all the technical aspects are well covered by the other tags. So I can see why this one should be buried.
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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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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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Let's create tag excerpts and wiki entries!

This post is a community wiki. Start editing tags, writing descriptions, adding wiki entries and update this list along the way. If every user updates one tag per day, we will be done in a week. We ...
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How do we edit or remove a Tag from the Tags section?

To answer the 'remove' part of your question. The system automatically deletes tags that have no questions. This is done by a task that checks every now and again. See this post on SE.Meta. Just ...
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Is there a way to know who downvoted to ask him/her why and improve our post?

To answer the first part of your question, No, you wont be able to see who voted how on which post. Not even moderators can see who voted what. And I think it's not important, It's clearly more ...
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How do I do Tag/synonym edits - moderator help needed perhaps?

No problem. I renamed the tags. There are no synonyms needed for this use case. Text completion will show users the correct tags. deni → denial-of-service
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Can you please rename the zeppelin tags?

Please name it open-zeppelin (and make zeppelin a synonym) and keep zeppelin-os. Dashes are a useful separator and help your eyes to quickly recognize tags.
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How can we get our default off-topic close reason back?

By adding it as custom reason. The way to get the reason back, while preserving the custom reason, is to add the default reason (or something resembling it) as another custom reason too. Why doesn&...
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Is there a way to know who downvoted to ask him/her why and improve our post?

I am the one who downvoted the first because i thought the other answer had better quality with figures notably, and because I think this shouldn't be the accepted answer, which is not up to you I ...
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Should we remove the flag "not an answer"?

The "Not an Answer" flag is not for bad answers. A moderator should decline flags used this way. The flag is intended to be used for posts in the answer field that don't address the question at all. ...
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How to list all questions with less than 3 answers?

I created some queries on data-se. high voted unanswered questions top questions by view count they might be helpful in the future to promote content.
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How do we edit or remove a Tag from the Tags section?

Click the 'edit' link under the question. You'll get the post input UI back, along with the tag input section at the bottom.
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