What is meta? ×
Meta Stack Exchange is where users like you discuss bugs, features, and support issues that affect the software powering all 134 Stack Exchange communities.

Let's say I have posted an answer on a question, that answer got 50 upvotes. Sweet.

Next, the question was retagged, and was added to it.

Will those 50 upvotes be counted towards my badge on ? Or would only new upvotes on my answer count? Or perhaps the answer wouldn't be counted on the because it wasn't there in the first place?

Could anyone please clarify this?

share|improve this question

1 Answer 1

up vote 6 down vote accepted

Yes, they will count towards it. But tag scores are not recalculated until 03:00 UTC.

share|improve this answer
    
And it also works the other way. A tag gets removed: you lose the tag score :( –  Daniel Fischer Jan 7 '13 at 0:03

You must log in to answer this question.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged .