I just wanted to post this announcement real quick in case people were wondering. As you may have noticed, my name no longer has a diamond next to it. There are a variety of reasons why I'm stepping down, but the main reason is that I'm no longer spending time contributing to the SE network or doing the janitor work. So I feel like continuing to be a moderator is a little bit dishonest. I'm also resigning because of the general direction the SE business is going. I wrote up more of my thoughts here.

That being said, I'm very grateful for this site. I have enjoyed helping people with vim and learning about it in the process. I think we have succeeded in building up a useful repository of information. I think the site is in capable hands, and the flag load is relatively small so I'm sure that the site will be fine.

Although I might not be as active, I'll still be around in chat, so this isn't a goodbye.


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    Thank you for the time you dedicated to our site and our community. It is always a pleasure to interact with you and I'm glad you are not simply leaving the site all together. See you in the chat and the comment sections :)
    – statox
    Commented Jan 31, 2020 at 8:45
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    Glad you're not leaving entirely! Thanks for all the modding.
    – Rich
    Commented Jan 31, 2020 at 9:54
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    You stole my resignation joke! Commented Feb 1, 2020 at 18:00
  • Thanks for everything! Wish you the best.
    – Tumbler41
    Commented Mar 3, 2020 at 21:49


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