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Below is the list of available badges and number of times each type of badge has been awarded.

Edited 80 entries

Completed all user profile fields

Responded to question within 48 hours

First flagged post

Voted 300 times

Posted 10 comments

 Critic × 137

First downvote

Deleted own post with 3 or more upvotes

 Editor × 915

First edit

Gave accepted answer upvoted 10 or more times

Visited site every day for 30 days in a row

Asked a question with 10000 views

Asked a question with 25 followers

Answer voted up 25 times

Question voted up 25 times

Answer voted up 100 times

Question voted up 100 times

 Guru × 0

Gave accepted answer upvoted 40 or more times

Answered a question more than 60 days later with at least 5 votes

Answer voted up 10 times

Question voted up 10 times

Asked a question with 2500 views

First retag

Deleted own post with 3 or more downvotes

Asked a question with 1000 views

 Scholar × 910

Asked a question and accepted an answer

Answered own question with at least 3 up votes

Asked a question with 100 followers

 Student × 3,064

Asked first question with at least one up vote

 Supporter × 1,660

First upvote

Created a tag used 50 times

 Teacher × 867

Gave an Answer voted up at least 1 times for the first time

Community badges


Gold badge is the highest award in this community. To obtain it you have to show profound knowledge and ability in addition to your active participation.


silver badge: occasionally awarded for the very high quality contributions


bronze badge: often given as a special honor