Below is a Training Quiz for Moderators! The trivia Questions are perfect for helping you see just how skilled you are when it comes to performing your duties at a PbN. How about you give it a shot and get to refresh your understanding on all things a moderator do? All the best as you tackle it!
With the thread starter.
With any user who asks.
With other members of staff.
With no one.
Making sure the stickies are updated and current.
Reading and responding to reported posts.
Improve the stickies.
Removing appropriate content.
Teaching users how to use the site.
Promote incredibly unsafe and behavior.
Break PbN rules.
Give bad reviews of current PbN advertisers.
You don't agree with.
Have a user's personal information in them.
Are editing the stickies and making sure current and correct info is included.
Are deleting posts that you don't agree with.
Are moving threads to the correct forum.
Are editing posts that you partially agree with so they are 100% correct.
Need to stop and get another mod to take over who can distance themselves from the situation.
Removing posts that criticize your favorite field.
Removing harsh criticism about a team in that team's forum or thread.
Adding new information to a sticky.
Infracting users that disagree with you.
Removing posts that criticize our current advertisers.
To remove bad advice.
To remove a swear filter avoidance but keep the tone of the post.
To fix the VB code.
When they are really annoying.
To fix an image.
When deleting a thread.
When moving a thread to the correct forum.
When copying a thread to the correct forum.
When moving a thread to Evidence.
Only listen to the most prolific posters because that's who we really want to satisfy.
Beat them into submission and tell them what they want.
Create a poll.
Read and listen when there are complaints or suggestions.
Read the suggestion box.
Using the "thread tools" and selecting "infract all."
Choosing "add infraction" in the first post then selecting the appropriate checkbox.
Manually infracting each post individually.
There's no way to infract every user in a thread.
Moving the thread to evidence first so the additional infraction options appear.
You have permission.
The user has committed the offense multiple times, even if he has yet to be warned.
The user already has been warned previously.
You don't feel the user deserves a warning.
You are selecting an option that bans the user like Porn or BOS.
Note only admins can view later.
Note that is automatically filled in with the original unedited post.
Note to be filled in by any mod at a later time clarifying the infraction.
Note to be filled in by the mod issuing the infraction clarifying the infraction.
Gibberish from training that shouldn't even be on this stupid quiz.
Every time you issue an infraction.
Every time you issue an infraction and don't delete the post.
If you ever want to clarify why a user received the infraction.
Every time you issue an "Other" infraction.
Every time you infract outside of your assigned forum.
Drive to his house and kick him in the shins. Repeatedly.
Issue infractions for each post that violates the rule.
Issue a warning or infraction for one of the posts.
Search through the user's post history and infract any post that violates a rule.
Submit a ban request and/or PM a Mega to ban him.
Send a threatening PM to the user explaining it is time to change their ways or they will be banned permanently.
Put in a ban request in the Bannage Request forum.
Infract each post which breaks the rules to ban them.
Infract enough posts to perm ban them.
Send a PM to the user explaining it is time to change their ways or more serious methods will be employed.
Ban IP Address
Find Users By IP Address
Find IP Addresses for Users
Depth of Search
Two users probably used the same computer or network, even though it could have been at very different times.
Two users used the same computer and are probably up to no good.
Two accounts belong to the same person.
Two accounts may be linked and further investigation is often needed.
You need to put in for a ban on both accounts. Sharing accounts is against the rules.
The two account holders know each other.
The two accounts are the same person.
You can share the account information with users.
There are even two people involved.
That there is anything more than a possible connection between the accounts.
To move threads to instead of deleting them.
To copy threads to so you preserve unedited posts.
To copy or move threads to so all mods can view them.
To move threads because only the police and moderators can see that forum.
To move threads to so you can let other mods review them.
For users to air grievances.
For more experienced mods to answer questions.
For getting out your aggression.
For mod piles.
For baiting BOS users into confessing.