How to earn points in the Akamai Community

Document created by Julie Brancik Employee on Oct 12, 2016
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This list indicates which actions in the community will earn you points, increase your status levels, and reputation.


ActionPoints EarnedBadge
Ask your FIRST question in the Community50Ask your first question
Mark 5 questions as correct and 5 as helpful50Captain Answer

Participate!  Login 10 times in the course of next 30 days, make 5 Comments, and like 5 pieces of content.

Comments count towards the following:

  • blogpost
  • document
  • status update
  • discussion
  • question
  • polls
50Participate Now
Create an Avatar1
Complete ALL fields in your profile10
Post a Status Update1
Your content is marked as a decision, final or resolved5
Create a blog post25
Create a VIDEO50 (25 x 2 )*
Comment on content2
Have your content commented on3
Create a document5
Upload a document3
Create any content (poll, idea, message,etc)5
Vote on an idea1
Someone has voted on your idea2
Ask a question3
Post a reply to a question3
Mark answer as helpful3
Mark answer as correct5
Had your answer marked as correct10
Start a discussion3
Post a reply to a discussion thread3
Vote on a poll1
Create a poll


Another user bookmarks content you created1
Like a piece of content1
Had your content liked2
You are @mentioned by another user3
Tag an object2
Another user follows you2



Edge 2016 Badges

Edge Attendee

Edge Attendee

Attending the event this year? Introduce yourself by commenting on the introduction discussion:

Attending Edge 2016?  Introduce yourself!

Edge Reactions

We want to know how Edge 2016 is on a poll OR an idea in

Edge Feedback


Edge Speaker

Speaking at this year's event? Add your presentation to

Edge Sessions & Tracks

Engage with Edge

Ask a question or start a conversation with fellow Edge attendees!

Start a discussion OR comment on a discussion in

Edge Forum

This one is repeatable! Earn points every time you participate!




Status Levels:

* There is a current bug with the Create a Video - so you when you create a video you will be awarded 25 points - twice for a total of 50 points!!


LevelPoints Achieved
Morse Code0
Dial-up Modem100
Fiber Optics5000
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