Rating Instructables

Besides turning to a plus or a minus, what does the rate feature in the upper right hand corner of the instructables do?

mrmath (author) 11 years ago
We need some sort of global rating system so that we can all hit the - button on the ones that are ruining this site.
Check out this forum: https://www.instructables.com/forum/EOOPHQ6306EUBYRXLT/
Lots of discussion on this issue...
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