Welcome new moderators! Please read this post, this is your orientation.
Use CSS color change, an "Interesting" tag and/or sticky to mark out genuinely novel and unusual posts.
January 2018 Mod Actions (Take 2)
What should we do about Top Posts where comments are largely off topic?
Some ideas on why the last AMA didn't go as well as had hoped..
Mod Discussion and Vote: Comment Quality Standard - How strict should /r/Futurology be?
Discussion: When is it appropriate to Ban a user..
December Mod Actions
2017 Futurology Mod Actions
Annual review of post flairs
We should create a group chat on WhatsApp or GroupMe
Advertising AMA's on mobile?
Suggestion to be more meticulous with posting rules on top posts
November Mod Actions
October Mod Actions
September Mod Actions
New mod suggestion: Thatastronautguy
August Mod Actions
Reddit Redesign: Styling Alpha - Does /r/Futurology want to sign up POLL?
July Mod Actions
Source Quality Review - independent.co.uk from green to blue (and any other changes)
Net Neutrality Day 12 July 2017 is finally here - I've posted an announcement and updated the CSS for 24 hours
Should we institute a maximum number of posts per day for Mods who are power users? If so, at what level?
New Futurology Mods, how are you settling in?
June Mod Actions
CATSIGNAL graphic in sidebar to support Net Neutrality 12 July?
To Do: Flair content creators with their occupation & if appropriate their name.
RSS feed for /r/futurology - anyone able to create one?
What's your opinion on admins getting rid of defaults?
Mod questions you always wanted answered, but were afraid to ask .........
formally disallowing approval of one's own posts
Climate change posts - where do we draw the line for acceptable Rule 2 compliance in sub?
Does /r/futurology want to make a public statement in support of the Paris Climate Agreement?
May Mod Actions
When, where & how should we/could we make make exceptions to the 10% self-promotion rule?
More Moderator Suggestions
REMINDER TO MODS: Provide a removal reason when removing posts, either via PM or new comment (and flair the post with rule)/ use ModTools
Reminder for new moderators. Use a strong password unique to Reddit.
Mechanism for organizing AMA's - suggestions ?
REMINDER: PM me your email address to be invited to Slack and Official Google Calendar
Reddit removing 10% spam rule and /r/spam in a week
Final Comment Moderator Suggestion(s)
MOD POLL: Aye or Nay to an Elon Musk filter link in sidebar of sub
Meta post in main sub - "Elon Musk" category for filtering
Comment Quality Policy, especially now that we have new Mods.
FINAL PROPOSAL: Slack for official mod chat (with Google calendar) & Discord for podcasts
New Comment Moderator Suggestions Part 3
New Comment Moderator Suggestions Part 2
New Comment Moderator Suggestions
New Moderator Suggestions Part 2
Mod Application Wiki Page
New Moderator Suggestions
Changing our Mod Application procedure & closing up this round.
Slack vs Discord mod chat channel - which do you prefer - POLL
Updating the wiki and AutoModerator modtools rule to include clear guidelines about Rule 9. Also a dissenting opinion.
Reddit CSS removal, and /r/futurology stance
There is also now a Discord server for Futurology Moderators - PM me for the invitation (no need email for this one)
Ignore this: Testing Reddit to Slack Integration
Futurology Moderator Slack Team - I've created one, message me with your email for an invite
Can we get 'text submissions' to flair as "discussion?"
march mod actions
[META] The "My Subreddits" dropdown button is barely visible, and the dropdown menu is covered by the pagename and elements of the header. • r/Futurology
/u/sirmarcus resumption of duties
'Popular discussions today' tab is broken
What should we do with /u/FuturologyModTeam, the shared mod account?
February Mod Actions
Re: Automated rule reminder stickies - Update
I found this interesting, and wonder does it effect us? - "Reddit is Being Manipulated By Big Financial Services Companies"
Flair Submissions and update Automod
Moderate Automod from removing unnecessary links
Reminder: a minimum of 100 mod actions a month will be starting in February.
January Mod Actions
Source Quality Review 2017
Sharing CSS with /r/collapse?
HOW TO: Update Post Flair Colors and Add Automod Keywords
Post Flair Categories Automoderator Keyword List (to be updated and used as a log)
Accountability with archiving modmail posts.
Fun little tools. Bookmarks, bookmarklets and more!
Tip for checking for duplicate posts
How to message the admins about content breaking reddit rules.
How to report spam to admins by /u/sirisian
As much as I hate to, I give up resisting new modmail.
next round of mod apps coming soon
Verified user flairs - trialling it and letting members know via sticky and sidebar/wiki
Lets add more flair types similar to /r/science like the themes brought up on Mondays debate (economy, energy, science, nature, space, technology, politics, and environment)
Should we do a "Best of 2016?"
Reminder not to leak content from private subreddits.
Overly political posts from moderators are giving the subreddit a bad image.
Rule 9 threshold? Just any duplicate content or a popular post? 100 upvotes as a cut-off?
Cross-promoting and linking to /r/science AMAs that are future-focused?
Slack chat channel?
Shall we wrap up this round of Mod Applications?
Can we help small original content creators & self-promote responsibly & within Reddit's rules?