We’re again once more with extra badges! 🙌
These new ones are unique to DEV Moderators, and thus can solely be earned by these with Trusted Member or Tag Mod privileges.
So, with out additional adieu… 🥁
These badges are awarded for giving thumbs ups (👍) to a wide range of posts throughout DEV.
To be clear, every badge is awarded as of us attain the corresponding 👍 milestone — 100, 500, 1000, 5000, and 10,000. As famous earlier than, it is a mod-exclusive badge and so can solely be earned by those that are a part of our staff of moderators.
With these badges, our main purpose is to indicate some like to our most useful DEV mods. Particularly, we wished to spotlight these behind-the-scenes of us who help us by selling good content material on DEV.
Each time a DEV mod leaves a thumbs up on a publish, it boosts that article’s function rating. If a number of mods go away thumbs ups on an article, it turns into closely weighted making it extra more likely to present up in of us’ feeds and be found. We belief the knowledge of the mods to assist us uplift the most effective content material on DEV.
NOTE: if you happen to’re a moderator hoping to earn these badges, we’re taking into consideration your whole earlier thumbs ups. So, if you happen to’ve often been boosting content material on this manner, you will be rewarded to your previous exercise. 🙌
And that is just about it!
If that is you ☝️, simply carry on thumbsing up any good posts you come throughout and the badges will come. For these of us who’re however aren’t mods, check out our Neighborhood Moderation web page for extra details about how we select our moderators and take into account making use of to be a Tag Mod.
As all the time, we welcome your ideas and suggestions! When you’ve got any concepts for badges that you simply assume we must always add or actions you’re feeling could be worthy of rewarding, do not hesitate to share your ideas on this publish.
The DEV Crew