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Are family members supposed to vote on contest entries? Answered

I'm wondering who is allowed to vote on contest entries.


Merely my humble viewpoint:

If any of my family members had Instructables accounts, and I had an entry in a contest,* and they didn't vote for it -
...they would have a lot of " 'splainin' " to do.

(*Unless they had an entry in the contest themselves.)

Everyone can vote. Thats what everyone does... ...whoever gets more friends and family to vote, they win...


8 years ago

Sure. I'm sure Michelle Obama voted for her husband, so surely it must be OK here, too!

It's a democracy, sort of... Each member gets one vote.  If each of your family have separate accounts, they each get one vote.

.  In Hippyese that's: "We're all family, man. Everybody gets a vote! Dig?"

Thanks, I shall have to investigate, (but I used a lower-case g)


It always gets me at least one vote.

Sometimes two, if Roger-X ever remembers to log on.