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 awarded on another person's question
95 awarded
First bounty you manually awarded on your own question
319 awarded
Asked a well-received question on 5 separate days, and maintained a positive question record
2k awarded
Asked a well-received question on 30 separate days, and maintained a positive question record
133 awarded
Asked a well-received question on 100 separate days, and maintained a positive question record
8 awarded
Question favorited by 25 users
251 awarded
Question favorited by 100 users
21 awarded
First bounty you offered on another person's question
138 awarded
Question score of 10 or more
8.6k awarded
Question score of 25 or more
1.4k awarded
Question score of 100 or more
67 awarded
Asked a question with 1,000 views
13.1k awarded
Asked a question with 2,500 views
5.6k awarded
Asked a question with 10,000 views
1.1k awarded
First bounty you offered on your own question
441 awarded
Asked a question and accepted an answer
12.7k awarded
Asked first question with score of 1 or more
20.8k awarded
Asked a question with no votes, no answers, no comments, and low views for a week
391 awarded

Answer Badges

First to answer and accepted with score of 10 or more
5.8k awarded
Provided non-wiki answers of 15 total score in 20 of top 40 tags
68 awarded
Accepted answer and score of 40 or more
412 awarded
Answer score of 10 or more
14k awarded
Answer score of 25 or more
2.1k awarded
Answer score of 100 or more
78 awarded
Highest scoring answer that outscored an accepted answer with score of more than 10 by more than 2x
50 awarded
Provided answer of +20 score to a question of -5 score
3 awarded
Answered more than 30 days later as first answer scoring 2 or more
2k awarded
Answered a question more than 60 days later with score of 5 or more
1.9k awarded
Answered your own question with score of 3 or more
912 awarded
Answered first question with score of 1 or more
6.2k 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

Completed all user profile fields
6.3k awarded
Visited an election during any phase of an active election and had enough reputation to cast a vote
141 awarded
Voted for a candidate in the final phase of an election
95 awarded
Left 10 comments
3.2k awarded
Left 10 comments with score of 5 or more
104 awarded
Visited the site each day for 30 consecutive days. (Days are counted in UTC.)
746 awarded
Visited the site each day for 100 consecutive days. (Days are counted in UTC.)
234 awarded
Earned at least 200 reputation (the daily maximum) in a single day
270 awarded
Earned 200 daily reputation 50 times
23 awarded
Earned 200 daily reputation 150 times
11 awarded
Followed the Area 51 proposal for this site before it entered the commitment phase
71 awarded
Actively participated in the private beta
65 awarded
One post with score of 2 on meta
538 awarded
10 posts with score of 2 on meta
63 awarded
Posted 10 messages, with 1 or more starred, in chat
150 awarded
Posted 10 messages in chat that were starred by 10 different users
44 awarded
Active member for a year, earning at least 200 reputation
4.7k awarded

Tag Badges

You must have a total score of 100 in at least 20 non-community wiki answers to achieve this badge.
1.3k awarded
You must have a total score of 400 in at least 80 non-community wiki answers to achieve this badge.
228 awarded
You must have a total score of 1000 in at least 200 non-community wiki answers to achieve this badge.
45 awarded

Moderation Badges

First flagged post
838 awarded
Raised 80 helpful flags
53 awarded
Raised 500 helpful flags
8 awarded
Voted 300 or more times
328 awarded
First rollback
190 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
3 awarded
First down vote
1.3k awarded
Completed at least one review task. This badge is awarded once per review type
1.1k awarded
Completed at least 250 review tasks. This badge is awarded once per review type
85 awarded
Completed at least 1,000 review tasks. This badge is awarded once per review type
20 awarded
Deleted own post with score of 3 or higher
127 awarded
First edit
10.3k awarded
Edited 80 posts
78 awarded
Edited 500 posts
24 awarded
Voted on 600 questions and 25% or more of total votes are on questions
120 awarded
Edited first post that was inactive for 6 months
551 awarded
Edited 100 posts that were inactive for 6 months
4 awarded
First retag
491 awarded
Deleted own post with score of -3 or lower
10 awarded
Approved or rejected 100 suggested edits
33 awarded
Up voted 100 answers on questions where an answer of yours has a positive score
46 awarded
Used 30 votes in a day
283 awarded
First up vote
16k awarded
First approved tag synonym
14 awarded
First tag wiki edit
150 awarded
Edited 50 tag wikis
5 awarded
Created a tag used by 50 questions
113 awarded
Used the maximum 40 votes in a day
178 awarded

Other Badges

Visited every section of the FAQ (retired)
571 awarded
Shared a link to a question that was visited by 25 unique IP addresses
593 awarded
Shared a link to a question that was visited by 300 unique IP addresses
45 awarded
Shared a link to a question that was visited by 1000 unique IP addresses
15 awarded
Read the entire about page
1.9k awarded