How does “Reputation” work?
I just downvoted a question. It reduced my reputation by 1 point.
So I guess downvoting someone's question causes reputation loss, right?
Here's the screenshot.
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Yes, downvoting questions or answers cause 2 points loss for the author of the question/answer, and 1 point loss for the downvoter.
This is not a bug, so you can remove
bug tag from your question. This behavior is also documented in the FAQ:
those votes will cause you to gain (or, in rare cases, lose) reputation:
post is voted down -2 (-1 to voter)