Points and Leaderboards
Earn points to grow your reputation as a trusted peer. Here’s what you can do to earn points and how many points you get.
|Your question is marked as “I have this question too.”||1 point (once per day)|
|You visit a tutorial.||4 points, one time only|
|You read a user tip.||4 points, one time only|
|You start a discussion.||4 points, one time only|
|You reply to another member’s discussion.||4 points, one time only|
|Your answer is marked as “Helpful” by the original poster.||5 points|
|Your answer is marked as "Helpful" by 5 or more community members (not the original poster).||5 points|
|Your answer is recommended by Apple (marked “Apple recommended”).||7 points|
|You upload your custom avatar (Be Yourself award for Level 3 users and above).||8 points once|
|Your answer is marked as “This solved my question” by the original poster.||10 points|
|You attend a Communities conference call (for Level 4 users and above).||10 points (each time)|
|Your User Tip is liked (for Level 5 users and above).||10 points (once per user tip)|
|You attend a Communities meet up (for Level 6 users and above).||25 points (each time)|
Leaderboards show the highest ranking members in an area of specialty. For example, the iPhone leaderboards show the highest ranking members in all iPhone-related communities. Leaderboards display stats for the week and stats for all time.
Scroll to the bottom of any community page to see that community’s leaderboard.