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 lose karma for Downvoting?
No. Karma is worthless. The system has been abused from the start. If you have lots of it, you can sell your account to advertisers for a bit of money (probably in the tens.)
Do you lose karma when you upvote?
Karma refers to points received from upvotes, which are the Reddit equivalents of “likes” on Facebook. You receive approximately one point of karma for each upvote, and you lose about one point of karma for each downvote.
Why is my karma negative?
If a user has a high karma score, it means their posts and comments are well-liked, so they’re viewed as more of an authority within the community. A low or negative karma score means the user’s interactions upset people, and usually point toward the user being a bot, spammer, or troll.
Can a post have negative karma?
Next to every Reddit post or comment are upvote and downvote buttons. By clicking one of these, you are giving either positive or negative karma to the post. Positive karma increases the number of points a post has, while negative karma decreases that number.
How much karma do I need 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.
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.
Does it cost karma to upvote?
It does not cost any karma to upvote/downvote. The only thing that you can really get with karma is that creating subreddit has a VERY small amount of karma required, but it doesn’t actually spend it.
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.
How did I get karma?
How much karma someone has is publicly displayed on their profile. When your posts or comments get upvoted, you gain some karma—so making posts and comments that communities find valuable is the best way to gain karma. The more upvotes you get, the more karma you’ll receive.
Can you get negative Upvotes?
There is no upvote/downvote separate count. It’s just a vote count, if it has a – it means it had more downvotes and vice versa. Example: if you have 6 upvotes but 8 downvotes your vote count will be -2.
How can I get comment karma fast?
How to Get Comment Karma on Reddit
- Be interactive and engaging with people on your posts. You may have comments presented in critics or compliments on your posts. Don’t let it be one side interaction. …
- Take advantage of the “Karma Bomb.” Karma bomb is when a post where you comment on receiving a large number of upvotes.