I am trying to obtain more badges on Stack Overflow. For example, to gain Archaeologist I need to edit 100 inactive posts but I am not keeping track of the number of posts I've edited. For Deputy I need to raise 80 helpful flags, etc. How can I view all my statistics about the badges, such as how many more edits I need to do, etc. I'm not doing it for badges, but I can spend a bit more effort if I'm close to getting a badge.
What is meta?
- Any Stack Exchange user can ask a question
- The community provides support, votes on ideas, and reports bugs
- Your voice helps shape the way Stack Exchange operates
The majority of the badges which exist do not have any method of "tracking" your progress built into the site. Simple badges such as Nice Answer/Question which require a number of upvotes can be tracked by simply viewing your list of questions and answers.
With the more recent changes, badge progress can be seen by hovering over the progress bar in the statistics tab on one of the six pages for review (First Posts, Late Answers, Close Votes, Low Quality Posts, Reopen Votes, and Suggested Edits).
The badges include:
 The review link on the top of the page is not present below a reputation of 125, but it works as a URL (for example,
With regard to edits (before you have the edit privilege), you can see the total number of suggested edits in your profile -
Go to the
If you want a bit more statistics regarding how close you are to other badges, you can add and authorize this Stack App - StinkingBadges
In the new user interface, you can go to the following path and track most of the badges from here.
User Profile ==> Activity (Tab) ==> Badges ==> Choose Settings icon at the bottom right
You can then something like this: