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How does “Reputation” work?

On Stack Exchange, users may gain a certain level of reputation. What does reputation do? How can a user gain or lose reputation? See also What is reputation? How do I earn (and lose) it? in the ...
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How much max reputation one can earn per day [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to get over 200 reputation points every day? I was thinking how much max reputation one can earn per day is 200. I have seen this url https://stackoverflow.com/users/...
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How are these points with limit of 200 per day possible [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How does “Reputation” work? How to get over 200 reputation points every day? Check out these stats. If there is a limit of 200 points per day (excluding bounty) how could these ...
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what is the maximum level of reputation earned per day? [duplicate]

is there any limits on maximum number of reputations earned per day. if there is limit, what happens if the user crosses that limit. Will it be given on the next day or it will cancelled ?
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Jon Skeet Facts

I'm looking for Chuck Norris Facts style answers. In case anyone is curious, this question was inspired by Jon's own comment to this question. EDIT: If you're into cryptography, you may enjoy these ...
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How to get initial reputation on Stack Overflow with the new-user restrictions in place?

I understand that reputation can be gained by answering questions. However, it seems that more often than not the questions do not contain all the required information to give an answer. Since new ...
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Notify users the first time they hit the reputation cap

Every so often, a new question is asked by someone inquiring why their rep didn't go up, even though it should. These are (nearly) always closed as a duplicate of the FAQ entry, "How does 'Reputation' ...
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Where is my Great Answer badge?

This answer of mine hit 100 upvotes two days ago, but I haven't received a gold badge for it yet. What gives? Gold badges are all I have to live for, now that my goal of passing Jon Skeet is a wee ...
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Strategy for reputation [closed]

I was wondering if anyone is interested in sharing their strategies for gaining reputation. Here are some specifics: Assuming one has a few favorite tags, should he focus on one, or all? Should one ...
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How do I go about obtaining 20 reputation points in one day? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: 6 simple tips to get Stack Overflow reputation fast What’s the best way to boost my Stack Overflow score? How do I go about obtaining 20 reputation points in one day? I am ...
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When was the 200 rep per day limit added?

It's common knowledge that Stack Exchange has a reputation cap preventing users from earning more than 200 reputation points in a day. Has the daily reputation limit always been a part of Stack ...
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Questions migrated from other sites, closed without rejecting the migration, and then locked incorrectly show the “migration rejected” notice

This question was migrated from a different site, then closed as a duplicate. Later on, it was locked for historical significance. The revision history shows it correctly, and the vote arrows and flag ...
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How does reputation cap actually work?

I've looked around a fair bit on how the reputation system works, but I still can't understand how the situation I just ran into is possible: http://img197.imageshack.us/img197/281/tmpkxc.png I ...
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Reputation league does not take daily reputation limit into account for deleted posts

The reputation league is looking a little weird right now; the #1 spot for October is occupied by a user with 5,352 reputation gained this month (according to the league) but only 1,077 reputation: ...
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Jon Skeet's Points without 200 limit? [duplicate]

I just read this post (and these too - 1, 2) answering how does Jon Skeet get above 200 reps a day. I was just curious to know how much Jon Skeet's reputation would be by now (14 March 2015) without ...

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