Questions tagged [badges]

Besides gaining reputation with your questions and answers, you receive badges for being especially helpful. Badges appear on your profile page, flair, and your posts.

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Spurious double grant of "Steward" badge

I noticed that I have just been granted "Steward" badges a second time: I guess that is a bug that should be fixed. Edit: for the record – this has been fixed.
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where is the survey associated with the census badge?

there is a silver badge called census that is linked to a survey. where can I see this survey?
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is there a way to monitor the progress we make towards a badge we already achieved, considering the badge can be awarded multiple times?

there are some badges that can be awarded multiple times. when I choose another badge to monitor, those I have already achieved, even if they say they can be awarded multiple times, are not available ...
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I have earned a badge but it is not showing anywhere

I have earned the socratic badged, I formally received a message this morning about this, however, after I clicked track next badge I expected to see it showing on my profile, but it hasn't. This is ...
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What can I do to get my deserved badge on a closed question?

I have a question that has been closed due to being too narrow, or too specific. I believe many people will benefit from that question when having to deal with arithmetic overflow in SQL Server, and ...
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Badge tracker stuck?

I still have some work to do before reaching the PostgreSQL gold badge, so I chose it as the one for tracking. Unfortunately, it seems to be stuck. See the screenshot below: I am not posting about ...
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when and how the socratic badge is calculated?

I have tried to be serious in my persuance of the socratic badge, for this I need to ask 100 relevant and useful questions, that have not been already asked. I keep monitoring my progress as you can ...
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Can't collect Critic badge

Is it normal that it can take some time to receive a badge? I have down-voted a question and normally you collect the Critic badge. So far the badge hasn't been awarded.
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Badge for elected Moderators [closed]

I think an elected Moderator should have a badge for getting elected. That way past moderators will be esteemed for their contribution. Come to think of it - if there are badges for voting(...
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Some badge pages truncate users' badges

Certain badge pages only allow a maximum width for a username + badges, and since we have some users who choose to use ridiculously long and impossible to spell usernames, this causes truncation of ...
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What is a CleanUp badge?

I am little confused about a certain badge. What exactly is a CleanUp badge? Does it entail Deleting your own questions? Does it entail Deleting your own answers? Does it entail Replacing your own ...
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Bronze of Reversal

Is there a Bronze version of the Reversal badge? All the other Gold badges have a bronze and silver equivalent, but not this one.
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Bronze Badge Not Awarded

I have 100 votes for 43 questions (37 upvoted) which are tagged with innodb. The last upvote I received on an innodb-tagged question was 2011-11-11 20:34:27Z. My last badge was awarded Oct 20, 2011. ...