The TLDR is that users will gain “award karma” when they give or receive awards. Users will get more karma when they receive awards with higher coin costs. Users who give awards will get karma based on both the coin cost and how early they are in awarding a post or a comment.
How much karma do you get for awarding?
You receive approximately one point of karma for each upvote, and you lose about one point of karma for each downvote. Understand the different types of karma.
What does awarded Karma mean?
Each reddit thread or comment starts with a single point—this is the total karma awarded to that post. … Karma is the sum of points earned through comments and posts throughout Reddit across different subreddits.
How do I check my award karma?
You can see how much karma a user has on their profile page. The best way to gain karma is to submit posts that other people find valuable and interesting and commenting on posts with insightful content.
What is awardee and awardee karma?
Answer: You were randomly selected to participate in a change to how Karma was calculated. You can find more information about this here but the TL:DR of it is: You can now get karma for giving Awards (Awarder Karma) and being given Awards (Awardee Karma).
Do you lose karma if you delete a post?
At the moment, the karma you gain or lose is independent of the posts you gain or lose it from. In other words, deleting a post won’t strip you of the karma you built with it!
Do you need karma to post?
Unfortunately your account does not have enough karma to submit things to /r/videos at this time. /r/videos requires users to have a minimum of 10 link and 10 comment karma. We suggest that you comment in some popular threads and make submissions to other subreddits to build up your karma and then come back.
How much karma can you get from a post?
In general you’ll never get over 5-6k karma from a post. Although there’s no specific amount.
Do you lose karma over time?
No, reddit karma doesn’t decay. Also any comment and post over 6 months old can no longer be voted on, or if you had already voted, you can’t change your vote after the thread has been archived.
Why do I have 1 post karma?
Yes, that’s how reddit works. Brand-new accounts start off with 1 post karma, and all of your posts and comments start off with 1 upvote. Past that, the only way to get karma is for others to upvote your posts and comments. Be aware, though, that karma is not one-to-one with votes.
Why is my karma going down?
When one of your comments or posts is ‘up-voted’ karma is applied to your account. Equally, when your comments or posts are ‘down-voted’, you lose karma. … This is done to fool people using vote bots to manipulate the system.
How do you earn Awarder karma?
If you have Coins, you can give Awards and that will grant Awarder Karma. That means you can purchase Coins, and use them to get Awarder Karma, or you could also receive Coins from others for high quality content.
What is karma farming?
The practice of spamming reposts and random content to get karma is called “karma farming” and is generally frowned upon on Reddit. In some subreddits, you might be banned for posting too often within the same time period.
Who has highest karma on Reddit?
#1 Apostolate. The king. Apostolate claims to be a law student in New York. A redditor since January 2012, he has 1,374,900 comment karma.
How much karma does the average Redditor have?
There’s a website that tracks the karma of 4,199,209 redditors (that figure is constantly increasing). That’s not every redditor but it’s probably the best list you will find, and if we look there for the total karma of the 2,099,605th redditor we get a median karma of 1,703.