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Per-site metas: Inform of impossible badges; And change incorrect “can earn rep” statement

Per-site meta badges Some badges on meta sites are impossible to earn on the meta site. This could cause confusion as the badge is being viewed within the per-meta site's own "badge" area, and so ...
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Expose badges in the Careers 2.0 profile

It would be nice if my Stack Overflow badges were shown next to my reputation in my Careers 2.0 profile page. It will help keep Careers consistent with the rest of Stack Exchange as reputation and ...
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Please, add more detailed description of badges, explaining why should I respect the user bearing them

There is a lot of questions about the same problem: "What does Tenacious badge mean?" The short description of the badge is really hard to understand (as shown in the question 69322), and a lot of ...
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Analyst badge: 10 comments with score of 10 or more

I see that Area 51 has an Analyst badge — Left 10 comments with score of 10 or more. It also has the Commentator (10 comments) and Pundit (10 comments/5 score) badges, which the SE sites all ...
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Plural one for awarded badge count

Plurals live forever here. E.g. on badge award page:
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On privileges vote up page, badges should link to the badge page

Near the end of the privileges, vote up page, there is a mention of five voting-related badges. On the page, the badges are not clickable. It would be nice if they were clickable and link to the ...
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Add link to post which earned you the Quorum badge

Some badges, especially most of the ones which awarded for a single post, like Nice Answer, have a link to the post(s) where you earned that badge. For Quorum (one post with score of 2 on a child meta)...
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Drop lower value for “Peer Pressure” badge

Currently the "Go get it" link for the "Peer Pressure" badge contains lower value -100: I.e. posts with score below -100 points will be excluded from the search results. Use of search pattern ...
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Minor alignment issue in few of the Badge page's “Awarded to” text

There is an minor alignment issue in the few of the badges section. For an example: Marshal, Curious badges in MSE For few of the entries the text to is displaying in the next line. This is not a ...
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Double click on the next badge gear icon

Double-clicking on the next badge gear in the profile page leads to creation of two overlapped "Select your next badge" windows For the top most window mouse and keyboard events are not ...
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Badges in user card got incorrect position in mobile web

Circles for user's badges drawed in wrong positions for mobile web: Tested in Chrome 55 on Android.
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Network-wide site comparison statistics

It seems to me that different sites on the Stack Exchange network are very different when it comes to statistics such as average views per question, reputation per user, badges per user, etc. I would ...
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Japanese badge notification

Everywhere, except Meta, badge notification is in... Japanese Is it expected behaviour?
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Informed badge description outdated

The Informed badge description still refers to the About page while it was renamed to Tour and moved to a new URL after the unified topbar introduction. Not sure how the about-page tag should change ...
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Show my tag stats, badge progress on the tag page

My profile tells me that I've answered 81 questions tagged as python and accumulated 355 votes from them. But this doesn't appear anywhere on the python tag wiki. Nor does it mention that I have the ...
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Badge progress access

Where are the 'Badge progress stats' accessible from? At the moment I have to: Access the review page Access a review queue Point the progress bar Is there any other way? I suggest to let ...
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Add an option to sort by badge count to /users

The /users page allows you to sort users based on reputation, votes, with different time windows (week, month, quarter, year, all). I think it would be cool to have an additional tab that does ...
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Make each Badge page a wiki

It would be nice to be able to put the information from the List of all badges with full descriptions post into each Badge page. If the badge pages were wikis they could be updated by anyone.
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Badge Suggestion: Badges can be sorted

Hi, Just a suggestion, badges at Badge Tab can be sorted according to its color by bronze, silver and gold. And Badges can be seen in order [bronze, silver, gold] for example before I can achieve ...
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Increase spaces between badges in expanded usercard

For the established user, in the expanded usercard the spaces between the badges are very less. Could be this increased little more. Less space for badges in expanded usercard: Proper spaces ...
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Don't split sentence about badge awarding

Some badge help pages contain sentence "Awarded {time} to", e.g. delete-tag: As far as I see in Transifex mentioned sentence is separated to two pieces: Awarded $relativeTime$ to Is it ...
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What are “rare” badges?

Sometimes, when browsing a user's profile page, I see, instead of the Badges section: This user has not earned any rare badges And also some badges do not show up in rarest badges despite space ...
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Make tag badges count questions site-specifically

As asked here, here, and probably a few more places. Tag badges currently only are funded towards by votes on answers. However, on some sites, this is not appropriate. For example, on PPCG, a great ...
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Mismatch between /reputation and epic badge tracker

There is a mismatch between what /reputation shows and my badge tracker for 'epic': days represented 1269 rep cap was reached via rep from upvotes *only* on 42 days earned at least 200 reputation on ...
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Displaying Badges for Meta sites in Android app

In Android app, All accounts -> All sites page I can see the all sites name along with it's reputations. But the Badges are displaying only for main sites, not for Meta. Its my feature-request to ...
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Improve the info texts for the three badge flavours in the badge list

On the sidebar of the badge list, there are general descriptions of bronze, silver and gold badges. As of now, they read: Bronze badges encourage users to try out new features on the site. They are ...
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Replace badge images on Privileges

The badges found on vote-up are just images. Can we have them instead use some html? <span class="badge-container"> <a href="/help/badges/6/supporter" title="bronze badge: First up ...
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Guru badge description

Is it just me or is the Guru http://kevinx.net/labs/php/badge.php?txt=Guru&c=s badge description a bit misleading? Accepted answer and score of 40 or more. This badge can be awarded multiple ...
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How is Yearling badge awarded on metas?

How is yearling badge calculated on (per site) metas? In particular, what is used as reputation? I would expect that the upvotes from meta are used here, bud this does not seem to be the case. (The ...
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The “Proofreader” badge is now redundant due to the new review system

The Proofreader badge is now redundant because of the introduction of the new review system, which awards badges for reviewing a certain number of entries on each of several queues, including ...
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Why did I get a badge for a deleted question?

Last week I got a Nice Answer on SF for an answer to a question that was deleted quite a while ago. At one point that question had been migrated over to SU, but I don't see it over there anymore so ...
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Can we have separate homepage sections for recent badges of different grades?

Rather than having a single sidebar box for the most recent 18 badges (with SO displaying only silver and gold badges), sites should have one each for bronze, silver and gold badges. If the ...
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Add margin to tag button/increase padding between lines

For example, on this badge page you can see that there is no margin between lines: 'cause tag button doesn't have margin: .badges-page .single-badge-table .single-badge-wrapper .single-badge-...
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Number of badges reported by Area 51 or SEDE doesn't equal flair image

At Area 51 my 'live update' (6th in the right column on my "Definition" tab, for a beta site that I followed) says I have 1 gold, 53 silver and 269 bronze badges. My Flair Badge (updated today) says ...
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Too much space between badge icon and number of badges

An (perhaps unintended) consequence of the new design (e.g. here on Meta Stack Exchange) is that the spacing between the badge icon (the gold, silver or bronze dot) and the number of badges is ...
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In the tag badge progress tracker the limited badges notice needs some white space

I was looking at my Tag Badge progress because I desperately need a gold badge when my eye was caught by the limited badge notice: showing top 100 of 170 available badges; please use the search box ...
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Popup appears when clicking between the Newest badge and Next badge

I found a minor issue on the badge tracker of my user profile when I click exactly besides the newest badge which I have earned. When I click on the badge it opens the popup view with badge details, ...
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Does the Socratic badge require that questions with votes have a specific lifetime?

I see this https://meta.stackoverflow.com/a/291013/1518921, but I noticied in my profile on pt.stackoverflow.com is showed 92/100 (Socrático = Socratic): I had 92/100 at some time, so in the last 3 ...
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Badges for private beta site aren't shown in the network profile

In the list of accounts on my network profile, the badges for the new Augur Stack Exchange site aren't shown: It should've shown 8 bronze badges, I had those for a couple of days so it's not likely ...
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Why don't tag excerpt edits count towards the Research Assistant badge?

The description shown for the Research Assistant is Edited 50 tag wikis. According to the List of all badges with full descriptions, this does not include edits to tag wiki excerpts. It's been ...
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Add timepoint tooltip for an item with earned badge in the achivements dialog

If you cover reputation change in the achivements dialog by mouse pointer - tooltip with timepoint will be shown: For badge items no such behaviour exists: If you want to know that date you ...
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Badge icons are missing in the Achievements when viewing from Area 51

When viewing the Achievements section from the Area 51 page, the badge icons are missing. Where as viewing from other community page, the badge icons are displaying.
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Pundit badge: Do moved comments count?

I wrote a comment on a question and was getting up votes, 13 last time I was able to check. I later logged in to see how many votes it had (This was the first time one of my comments had gotten a ...
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How do migrated questions count for the Asking Days badges' positive question record requirement?

The Asking Days badge series (curious/inquisitive/socratic) are only awarded if the user has a 'positive question record', which the initial post describes as the requirement that (total questions - ...
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Do community wiki votes count towards the Mortarboard badge?

You can still get the Mortarboard badge on Meta sites, even though you get no reputation. Do votes on Community Wiki posts count towards this as well? Should they?
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Don't allow you to choose impossible badges on the new profile page

The new profile pages let you choose a badge to track, but it allows you to choose impossible badges! For example, on per-site-meta sites, where you cannot start bounties on questions, you can choose ...
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Delayed badge notification

I know that it can take up to 24 hours for a badge to be awarded, but this is not about that. It's about a delay in the notification for the badge. Four hours ago, I received a notification that I ...
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Precognitive badge earned *long* after site has launched

Over on TeX.SE I noticed that a number of users received the Precognitive badge "shortly" after the site launched - exactly 56 users on Dec 9, 2010, roughly 5 months after the site ...
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Combined flair not updating with badges

I've got 28 bronze badges on Stack Overflow, 10 on Astronomy and 15 on Software Recommendations, making it a total of 53. Yet, my combined flair doesn't show that. It just shows the combined badges ...
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Should it be possible to earn the yearling badge without visiting the site?

A user earns the yearling badge for being active member for a year, earning at least 200 reputation. But I found a user who asked a great question some years ago and he is still getting ...