UPDATE: And we're launched!
I think our little community here is doing pretty darn well. Thanks everyone for your awesome involvement!
Are we ready to get out of bootstrap mode? I think this will help increase the quality of tags and other elements that make SSD what it is. On the other hand, it can be pretty frustrating as a new user, especially if you want to vote or write a comment. This is why I have been so reluctant to do so.
What is Bootstrap Mode?
Bootstrap Mode helps to shape the community while it grows. Reputation requirements are relaxed, which means that users can do just about anything regardless of their reputation.
Check out what points you need to do what once out of Bootstrap Mode:
New users can ask and answer questions, which is how they start earning rep points.
15 Vote up
15 Flag offensive
50 Leave comments
100 Vote down (costs 1 rep), edit community wiki posts
250 Vote to close or reopen your questions, create new tags
500 Retag questions
2000 Edit other people's posts
3000 Vote to close or reopen any questions
10000 Delete closed questions, access to moderation tools
For more info check out the FAQ: http://socialsounddesign.com/faq
Vote up if you want us to get out of Bootstrap Mode.
Kudos to all for being part of such a fantastic little community! Thank you!
P.S. it's under "community wiki" so we don't get points when up-voted.