- Reduce the value of positive moderations for the earliest posts and increase the value of positive moderations made to later posts. The highest rated comments aren't generally the best comments. They're the first comments.
- Allow anybody to "rate" a comment once it gets to +5 This allows the best +5s to be picked out from the pile.
- Remove the Flamebait moderation. I've never seen this one used correctly.
I have a few suggestions for how Slashdot should improve moderation: