Skip to content

Instantly share code, notes, and snippets.

Embed
What would you like to do?

Extracted from https://meta.stackexchange.com/questions/286248/encourage-active-users-to-edit-hot-questions-especially-titles


Grammar, undescriptive

Edited by a new user after 10 hours. On Easter Sunday, admittedly, but it was also answered immediately. That answerer did edit, but didn't touch the title.


Undescriptive

Up for 4 hours, 1 answer (accepted), edited by two moderators, no title edits


Undescriptive

5 hours, three answers by regulars, no edits


Undescriptive

3 hours, answered almost immediately, several comments, no edits


Capitalization, undescriptive, (and "need help")

9 hours old, edited 3 times for typos, but title not touched


Undescriptive

8 hours, two answers (one accepted) one by a regular, no edits


Undescriptive

5 hours, commented on by a mod, answered by a high-rep user, no edits


Undescriptive, possibly grammar

12 hours, two answers by regulars. Edited once by suggestion that didn't make it a whole lot better.


Undescriptive
8 hours, edited twice for formatting, two early answers, one accepted


Undescriptive

Only 3 hours, but comments and answer by two of the top site users. No edits.


Grammar

Up for 6 hours, answered by half a dozen site regulars. Edited by one person to add a tag and remove "Thanks"


Capitalization

Edited 12 hours later by a low-rep user, lots of early answers, two by site regulars


Grammar

Up for 5 hours, 3 answers, no edits.


Capitalization, possibly grammar

1 hour old, edited but only for formatting


Capitalization, somewhat undescriptive
5 hours, 4 answers, one tag edit


Completely undescriptive

32 hours, 8 answers with scores of votes and commments. Edited once by a moderator, did not touch title.


Capitalization, undescriptive

4 hours, 5 upvotes on accepted answer. No edits.


Capitalization, grammar, undescriptive

5 hours, 2 upvoted answers by high-rep users. Edits only to MathJax.



More low-hanging fruit


Capitalization, punctuation

6 hours, answered by a regular after an hour, lots of comments, no edits.


Capitalization

3 hours, very low views, but accepted answer from 70k rep user with 6 upvotes. No edits.


Capitalization

1 hour, upvoted answer by top user. (Very low views.) Edited once by OP.


Grammar (spelling)

30 hours, 7 answers with scores of votes and comments. Edited once by a top user, to add a tag.


Grammar (punctuation)

5 hours, 2 answers, lots of upvotes. Edited only by OP.


Here's a handful more that I just captured without recording stats.


Sign up for free to join this conversation on GitHub. Already have an account? Sign in to comment
You can’t perform that action at this time.