The latest version of the awesome Slope Comments System went up Monday evening (yes, I am hard at work, even on Presidents' Day), and I'll be talking about some key new features in the coming days.
First up – – Badges!
Over the course of time, Slopers can accumulate "badges" based on their participation on the blog. There are eight badges you can earn:
+ CHATTERBOX – is ranked as top 20 highest provider of comments and has posted within the past three days
+ FOUNTAIN – is ranked as top 20 most active provider of trading ideas, the most recent of which was no more than 10 days old
+ GLAD-HANDER – is ranked as top 10 provider of "Likes" and has provided a Like within the past five days
+ GRAND INQUISITOR – is ranked as a top 10 provider of Questions, the most recent of which was within the past ten days
+ OLD-TIMER – is ranked as one of the fifty oldest accounts and been on the system within the past five days
+ ORACLE – is ranked as a top 10 provider of Answers (another new feature), the most recent of which was within the past fifteen days
+ PERFECT ATTENDANCE – has visited Slope each of the most recent 15 days
+ POPULAR – is ranked as top 25 recipient of most "Likes" and has posted a comment within the past three days