Besides gaining reputation with your questions and answers, you receive badges for being especially helpful. Badges appear on your profile page, flair, and your posts.

Question Badges

First bounty you manually award on another person's question
375 awarded
First bounty you manually award on your own question
368 awarded
Ask a well-received question on 5 separate days, and maintain a positive question record
1.7k awarded
Ask a well-received question on 30 separate days, and maintain a positive question record
227 awarded
Ask a well-received question on 100 separate days, and maintain a positive question record
31 awarded
Question favorited by 25 users
411 awarded
Question favorited by 100 users
64 awarded
First bounty you offer on another person's question
699 awarded
Question score of 10 or more
19.1k awarded
Question score of 25 or more
5.5k awarded
Question score of 100 or more
692 awarded
Question with 1,000 views
3.9k awarded
Question with 2,500 views
1.6k awarded
Question with 10,000 views
393 awarded
First bounty you offer on your own question
759 awarded
Ask a question and accept an answer
14.6k awarded
First question with score of 1 or more
22.3k awarded

Answer Badges

First to answer and accepted with score of 10 or more
7.4k awarded
Edit and answer 1 question (both actions within 12 hours, answer score > 0)
497 awarded
Edit and answer 50 questions (both actions within 12 hours, answer score > 0)
16 awarded
Edit and answer 500 questions (both actions within 12 hours, answer score > 0)
Provide non-wiki answers of 15 total score in 20 of top 40 tags
172 awarded
Accepted answer and score of 40 or more
816 awarded
Answer score of 5 or more to a question score of -2 or less that goes on to receive a score of 2 or more
511 awarded
Answer score of 20 or more to a question score of -3 or less that goes on to receive a score of 3 or more
63 awarded
Answer score of 10 or more
29.2k awarded
Answer score of 25 or more
6.5k awarded
Answer score of 100 or more
677 awarded
Highest scoring answer that outscored an accepted answer with score of more than 10 by more than 2x
239 awarded
Answer more than 30 days after a question was asked as first answer scoring 2 or more
3.3k awarded
Answer a question more than 60 days later with score of 5 or more
5k awarded
Answer your own question with score of 3 or more
875 awarded
Answer a question with score of 1 or more
10.6k awarded
Zero score accepted answers: more than 5 and 20% of total
Zero score accepted answers: more than 10 and 25% of total

Participation Badges

Complete "About Me" section of user profile
124.3k awarded
Leave 10 comments
6.6k awarded
Leave 10 comments with score of 5 or more
729 awarded
Visit the site each day for 30 consecutive days. (Days are counted in UTC.)
1.9k awarded
Visit the site each day for 100 consecutive days. (Days are counted in UTC.)
696 awarded
Earn at least 200 reputation (the daily maximum) in a single day
984 awarded
Earn 200 daily reputation 50 times
35 awarded
Earn 200 daily reputation 150 times
11 awarded
Followed the Area 51 proposal for this site before it entered the commitment phase
Post 10 messages, with 1 or more starred, in chat
1.1k awarded
Post 10 messages in chat starred by 10 different users
360 awarded
Active member for a year, earning at least 200 reputation
18.6k awarded

Tag Badges

You must have a total score of 100 in at least 20 non-community wiki answers to achieve this badge.
2.1k awarded
You must have a total score of 400 in at least 80 non-community wiki answers to achieve this badge.
386 awarded
You must have a total score of 1000 in at least 200 non-community wiki answers to achieve this badge.
127 awarded

Moderation Badges

First flagged post
5.2k awarded
Raise 80 helpful flags
313 awarded
Raise 500 helpful flags
63 awarded
Vote 300 or more times
1.2k awarded
First rollback
1.1k awarded
Served as a pro-tem moderator for at least 1 year or through site graduation
5 awarded
Served as an elected moderator for at least 1 year
26 awarded
First down vote
9.9k awarded
Complete at least one review task. This badge is awarded once per review type
2.7k awarded
Complete at least 250 review tasks. This badge is awarded once per review type
115 awarded
Complete at least 1,000 review tasks. This badge is awarded once per review type
27 awarded
Delete own post with score of 3 or higher
432 awarded
First edit
14.8k awarded
Edit 80 posts
153 awarded
Edit 500 posts (excluding own or deleted posts and tag edits)
31 awarded
Vote on 600 questions and 25% or more of total votes are on questions
409 awarded
Edit first post that was inactive for 6 months
1.5k awarded
Edit 100 posts that were inactive for 6 months
21 awarded
First retag
1.3k awarded
Delete own post with score of -3 or lower
4.2k awarded
Approve or reject 100 suggested edits
64 awarded
Up vote 100 answers on questions where an answer of yours has a positive score
98 awarded
Use 30 votes in a day
1k awarded
First up vote
55.5k awarded
First approved tag synonym
44 awarded
First tag wiki edit
330 awarded
Edit 50 tag wikis
11 awarded
Create a tag used by 50 questions
208 awarded
Use the maximum 40 votes in a day
575 awarded

Other Badges

Share a link to a question later visited by 25 unique IP addresses
1.2k awarded
Share a link to a question later visited by 300 unique IP addresses
69 awarded
Share a link to a question later visited by 1000 unique IP addresses
22 awarded
Read the entire tour page
18.1k awarded

Retired Badges

Visited every section of the FAQ
1.4k awarded
Provide an answer of +20 score to a question of -5 score
1.1k awarded
Asked a question with zero score, no answers, no comments, and low views for a week
602 awarded