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What is Reaction Score and Trophy Points?

Quiet Pine

TUG Review Crew: Veteran
TUG Member
Joined
Jun 9, 2011
Messages
448
Reaction score
181
Points
153
Location
AZ Valley of the Sun
Resorts Owned
Sheraton Desert Oasis
Under my Username, I understand the Messages number, but don't know what numbers next to these terms mean. Thanks for explaining!
 

Makai Guy

Administrator
Joined
Jun 3, 2004
Messages
4,147
Reaction score
741
Points
449
Location
Aiken, SC, USA
Resorts Owned
Spicebush (Hilton Head Island)
Reaction score deals with the "likes" etc. you've received in response to your posts. If you click on your name in the blue bar at the top of the page, you can then click on "Reactions received" to review all of them.

Trophy points represent achieving certain milestones - see https://tugbbs.com/forums/help/trophies/ (you can get there via the Help link at the bottom of the page, too).

This is all a bunch of "feel good" social media stuff introduced when we went to Xenforo bulletin board software. Personally, as an avowed curmudgeon, I think it's a bunch of malarkey, but it's all the thing these days.
 

DaveNW

TUG Review Crew: Expert
TUG Member
Joined
Jun 1, 2006
Messages
13,612
Reaction score
8,910
Points
748
Location
North of Seattle
Resorts Owned
WorldMark
Personally, as an avowed curmudgeon, I think it's a bunch of malarkey, but it's all the thing these days.
But it's YOUR circus, and these are YOUR malarkeys. :banana::cheer::wave::D

Dave
 

TUGBrian

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Messages
18,336
Reaction score
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Points
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Location
Florida
dont make me create a feel good award =)
 

klpca

TUG Review Crew: Veteran
TUG Member
Joined
Sep 11, 2006
Messages
5,704
Reaction score
3,395
Points
499
Location
CA
Resorts Owned
SDO, Quarter House, Seapointe, Coronado Beach, HGVC Bay Club, Carlsbad Inn
dont make me create a feel good award =)
That reminds me, I've been looking for my trophy. I heard that everyone gets one. Right? ;)
 

bbodb1

TUG Review Crew: Veteran
TUG Member
Joined
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Messages
2,708
Reaction score
2,303
Points
298
Location
High radiation belt of the Northern Hemisphere
Resorts Owned
RCI Weeks: LaCosta Beach Club, RCI Points: Oakmont Resort, Vacation Village at Parkway. Wyndham: CWA and La Belle Maison, and WorldMark.
I do have a suggestion for another option on the like button.
Can we get an ewwwwwww option on the like button for posts like this one:

Thank goodness for those shower heads on flexible hoses.
:cool:
 

NiteMaire

TUG Review Crew: Veteran
TUG Member
Joined
Jul 8, 2012
Messages
813
Reaction score
491
Points
174
Location
Born in Cajunland; living on Oahu
Resorts Owned
Marriott's
Grand Château,
DRI
Sedona Summit,
The Colonies
at Williamsburg,
Sheraton
Vistana Resort
dont make me create a feel good award =)
Speaking of feel good awards, what about some related to:
1) high number of views for a thread - I've seen some posts with thousands of views. Reward the OP with some points. Could be scaled 100 views = x points, 500 = y, 1000 = z, etc.
2) high number of replies to a thread - similar to #1 above (probably lower numbers though).
3) high number of likes/reactions for a post

The "top" post in sightings/distressed has 1,146 replies and 50K views! I think they should be rewarded.
 
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