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Ricky Catron13,023 Points
Challege to Mods and Users
As a Mod i feel constantly behind the outpour of questions on here. This is an amazing feeling knowing I can help others learn. One thing that worries me though is that there are over 100 Pages of unanswered questions.
I challenge both Mods and Users alike to work to eliminate all of these unanswered questions or at least shrink it a lot. I would like to see this under ten pages.
I can't do this alone I simply don't know it all. What I recommend is picking a topic you know well and attempting as many questions as you can.
Thank you to anyone who can help! --Ricky
William LiCourses Plus Student 26,865 Points
Hi, @Ricky, I agree with you, and I'd to say a couple of things.
- If we take a look at the forum, there really aren't that many posts with 0 response. In many of the cases, a perfectly good answer to the post has been provided (sometimes even a straight solution written in code), but it never gets marked as Best Answer. I think that "Best Answer" should be selected more often to let people in the forum knows that the problem has be resolved, we can move on to help other students in need.
- Some students who are new to the forum don't know how to format the code in Markdown, that makes the codes very hard to read, this is especially true for Python codes, because without seeing how the code was indented, it's very hard to figure out what goes wrong.
Ricky Catron13,023 Points
1: if you would sort the forum by unanswered which means there may be comments but no posted answer best or not there are 130ish pages of questions out of 1800ish pages of total questions. This is close to a 10th of the total questions. I also agree Best Answers should be choosen more often and as a Mod I will try to mark that myself if the person who asked it does not.
2: If you see any questions like this feel free to tag me and I can do it for you.