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Moderator Trust Score

Moderator Trust Scores

score
user

692

692

692

692

692

692

692

692

692

692

692

-702

-777

-777

The Moderator Trust score is determined by multiplying together two components:
  • the weighted average rating, which ranges from -1000 to +1000, and takes as input Green Flags (Trust, Legit, OB1 Verified Moderator) which are given a score of +1000, and Red Flags (scam, test, illegal) which are given a score of -1000.
  • certainty in the determination of the average score, which ranges from 0% to 100%. More ratings by more users, expecially by users who have high User Trust scores, means higher certainty.

  • Max: +1000 (trusted)

    Min: -1000 (distrusted)

    A trust score close to zero does not necessarily mean that the average rating is low; it may simply mean the certainty is low because there are not enough highly-weighted ratings by users with high User Trust scores.

    The scores will vary depending on your Grapevine settings, which include various parameters such as who you choose as the "anchor" or "seed" user for your web of trust, and how much trust you give to unvetted or anonymous users. On the left are scores using the website's default grapevine settings.

    Click the scores on the left to see how the calculations are determined. [work in progress]