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The notifications panel of the StackExchange™ MultiCollider SuperDropdown™ likes to give you an opportunity to bask in the glow of a new badge by providing a direct link to your profile on the relevant site.

However, this doesn't seem to happen for per-site metas:

notification panel with normal and meta badge notifications

I don't often click through anyway, but I can't think of any particular reason why the per-site meta notifications shouldn't have a link to your meta profile...so they should, for consistency.

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How do you earn Mortarboard on a per-site meta? You don't earn reputation... Is it tracked silently or something? – animuson Jun 16 '12 at 18:45
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Pretty much, yeah. The system still records votes on posts and those influence badges accordingly. – Tim Stone Jun 16 '12 at 18:49
    
Yep certainly a bug, per site meta does have its own set of badges and its own profile page. – Shadow Wizard Jan 21 '13 at 14:26

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