Topic to list all the badges currently (or previously) in use.
One post per set of badges.
The current live list of badges (along with numbers awarded) may be found here.
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#Forum default-supplied badges
Badges for progressing up the User Trust scale
Level 1: Granted all essential community functions.
Level 2: Granted invitations.
Level 3: Granted recategorize, rename, followed links and lounge.
Level 4: Granted global edit, pin, close, archive, split, merge and first class.
Badges for getting likes on individual posts. Note that this set of badges means very little, including - as they do, some artistic abuse of the software.. The Likes! set of badges (below) are more representative.
Received a like
First post edit
Flagged a post
Shared a post that received 25 unique visitors
Shared a post that received 300 unique visitors
Shared a post that received 1000 unique visitors
Filled out user profile information
Liked a post
Added an internal link to another topic
Quoted another user
Shared a post
At some point, read every post in a topic that has more than
###Miscellaneous single-event badges
Someone didn't get the joke
Badge of shame when someone seriously Didn't Get The Joke™
I'm a special snowflake
Because you are. Randomly bestowed because.. well just because.
A completely generic You Did Rather Well badge, to be granted on a whim.
Badges from a briefly lived meme whereby the two users concerned were "verified as trolls" and "were each others' sock-puppets'. Each got a badge with the other's name.
A series of badges indicating how many (supposedly) serious posts you've made. Posts in certain public topics are automatically excluded (since the whole purpose of them is to mindless post to them,) as are posts made in Private Messages and any area of the forum that requires that you log in before you can read there.
The number of (recognised) posts is indicated by raising 2 the the power of the
nin the badge name. Badges start at 2^0 (a single post).
A series of badges indicating one's dedication to visiting the forum, and measure a continuous period of attendance. A single missed day shall reset your count.
The % sign in the badge is an allusion to how many days out of 100 it required you to visit to attain TL3, and by default is 50%. These badges borrowed that, mutated it and ran with it.
Try to get an INB4 comment, but fail because someone actually made the comment before you posted.
##Manage to post to an automatically closing topic in the last minute before it closes
Managed to get the antepenultimate post within a minute of a topic auto-closing.
Managed to get the penultimate post within a minute of a topic auto-closing.
Managed to get the last post within a minute of a topic auto-closing.
##Be the first to discover and document a Discourse exploit
Finders of annoying exploits, awarded at admins' discretion.
Finders of site-breaking exploits, awarded at admins' discretion.
Finders of XSS exploits, awarded at admins' discretion.
##Awards for pedandic dickweedery, usually by public concensus, but not necessarily...
Knight Pedantic Dickweed of the Most Honourable Order of the Bath
Awarded at the discretion of the Sovereign (or His/Her designated assistants). Peasants may nominate worthy posts by flagging said posts for moderator attention. 3 flags on the same post (within a week of posting to ease administration) will likely award this badge.
Viscount Pedantic Dickweed of the Most Noble Order of the Garter
Awarded at the discretion of the Sovereign (or His/Her designated assistants). 5 bronze awards will probably result in the award of this badge. Potential recipients should page a moderator if they believe they should be awarded one of these.
Margrave Pedantic Dickweed of the Most Perverse Order of the Purple Dildo
Awarded at the discretion of the Sovereign (or His/Her designated assistants). 5 silver awards will probably result in the award of this badge. Potential recipients should page a moderator if they believe they should be awarded one of these.
##Be unfortunate enough to have a topic you started locked. With prejudice.
Getting any of these is not necessarily anything to be proud of, especially the first one.
CLOSED - FIXED
Have a topic you started locked. With prejudice. Within 25 posts. YOUR ACCOUNT MAY BE SUSPENDED FOR 7 DAYS on receipt of this badge, since you/your first post is clearly trying to be disruptive....
CLOSED - DUPLICATE
Have a topic you started locked. With prejudice. After it's had 100 posts (but less than 500.)
CLOSED - INVALID
Have a topic you started locked. With prejudice. After it's had 500 posts (but less than 1000)
CLOSED - WONTFIX
Have a topic you started locked. With prejudice. After it's had 1000 posts.
Replacement set for the default Post awards, that don't take into account threads/situations aimed at gaming the Like button.
Received 10 likes on a single post. In a thread/situation not obviously being abused for this purpose.
Received 25 likes on a single post. In a thread/situation not obviously being abused for this purpose.
Received 50 likes on a single post. In a thread/situation not obviously being abused for this purpose.
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