When you earn enough points for each category of action, you will receive a badge. There are currently 8 different badges you can earn, for eight different actions you can take. There are also six Master Badges. The Master Badge is the Grand Total of all the points you have earned from all the actions you have taken while participating in the community.
About My Poem
This badge is earned when you tell people more about your poem in the “about my poem” section under each of your poems. Earn 10 points for each.
Hall of Fame
This badge is earned by claiming poems that you have previously written and submitted to the old poetry.com archive. Earn 25 points for each poem claimed.
This badge is earned by rating and reviewing other people’s poems. Earn 25 points for each poem you rate and review.
This badge is earned by giving a thumbs up or thumbs down to other poems on the site. Earn 5 points for each thumbs up or thumbs down.
This badge is earned by receiving comments, reviews and thumbs up for your poems. Earn 10 points for every review you receive, 2 points for every thumbs up you receive, and 5 points for every comment received.
The Master Badge represents the total amount of points that you have earned from participating in the poetry.com community
This badge is earned by sharing anything on the site to Facebook, Twitter or other social media. Earn 25 points for each item shared.
Earn this badge when you receive thumbs up for reviews you made of other people’s poems. Earn 15 points for each thumbs up.
This badge is earned by submitting new poems to the community. Earn 10 points for each poem submitted.
Badge Levels –
Level 1 = 1 – 99 points,
Level 2 = 100 – 148 points,
Level 3 = 149 – 499 points,
Level 4 = 500 – 1,749 points,
About My Poem = 1,750+
The Master Poetry Rank
The Master Poet Badges represent the total amount of points that you have earned from all of the actions described above. There are 6 different Master Badges as follows:
Awarded for earning 1 – 498 points.
Awarded for earning 499 – 999 points.
Awarded for earning 1,000 – 2,249 points.
Most Valuable Poet
Awarded for earning 2,250 – 6,249 points.
Awarded for earning 6,250 – 14,999 points.
Awarded for earning 15000+ points.