Site The Return of Beer Karma

Discussion in 'BeerAdvocate Talk' started by Todd, May 7, 2013.

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  1. msubulldog25

    msubulldog25 Initiate (0) Aug 3, 2005 Oregon

    See Todd's reply on page 1.
  2. hardy008

    hardy008 Poo-Bah (1,969) Jan 12, 2008 Minnesota

    I'm glad to see the return of Beer Karma.
  3. wayngrove

    wayngrove Initiate (105) Feb 14, 2013 Pennsylvania

    I was wondering what all them 0s were for...
  4. Genuine

    Genuine Devotee (463) May 7, 2009 Connecticut

    Pretty stoked about this! I too was missing it and really liked it on this site.
  5. SaCkErZ9

    SaCkErZ9 Poo-Bah (2,148) Feb 27, 2005 South Carolina
    Beer Trader

    Are the Karma points/level/mug etc. going to show up under the person's names/ avatar in a forum posting (like with location)?
  6. horshack7

    horshack7 Meyvn (1,055) Dec 14, 2003 England

    Will old forum posts be counted? As in the ones before March of 2012.
    Glad to see it back.
  7. beertunes

    beertunes Poo-Bah (4,794) Sep 24, 2007 Washington
    Beer Trader

    Thanks for bringing the stats back! Will the rest of the stats be along after a bit? It seems like there's a couple missing, # of breweries is one, that didn't make it over.
  8. carolinabeerguy

    carolinabeerguy Savant (930) Oct 10, 2005 North Carolina
    Beer Trader

    Nice. I missed my karma.
  9. Bitterbill

    Bitterbill Poo-Bah (5,341) Sep 14, 2002 Wyoming
    Supporter Beer Trader

  10. beeragent

    beeragent Meyvn (1,095) Aug 16, 2005 Texas

    Glad to see the Karma back!!!!
  11. aasher

    aasher Poo-Bah (2,572) Jan 27, 2010 Indiana
    Beer Trader

    Giggity giggity goo! Beer Karma!
  12. Eriktheipaman

    Eriktheipaman Savant (979) Sep 4, 2010 California
    Beer Trader

    Glad to have the karma back!

    Now I am kind of confused so maybe I am over looking something obvious...but are my "beers" listed on my profile all my beers or only my "hads"? To me it seems to only be my "hads". Why wouldn't it just be a total of reviews and hads?

    Again maybe it's been too long of a day for me to realize something simple...
  13. Todd

    Todd Founder (5,553) Aug 23, 1996 California
    Staff Subscriber

    This hasn't changed. It shows all of your Hads/Reviews in a single list. I just paged through yours and saw both.
  14. Eriktheipaman

    Eriktheipaman Savant (979) Sep 4, 2010 California
    Beer Trader

    I still see both as well. I guess what I meant is on my profile that I see it says:

    Last activity:
    May 7, 2013 at 8:49 PM
    Sep 4, 2010
    Beer Karma:
    Likes Received:
    I am wondering if the 694 is the number of "hads" plus "reviews" or just hads. To me it seems like it's just my hads. I don't really care as am more curious.
  15. Todd

    Todd Founder (5,553) Aug 23, 1996 California
    Staff Subscriber

    Gotcha. That number is the total number of beers you've had; regardless if it's a full review or quick rating.
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  16. Ruger

    Ruger Initiate (0) Aug 15, 2010 Kentucky
    Beer Trader

    Any plan for the old stats of tracking how many different countries, states, and styles, etc of beers reviewed/had by your profile coming back? I always enjoyed looking at that.
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  17. ffenski

    ffenski Initiate (27) Apr 24, 2008 Ohio

    4406 karma points means you need to spend more time with your kids!! ha Thanks brothers this is the prodding I need to transfer notebook reviews to the site! And I am a 6-pack ticker- I don't do singles (and yes I am also broke-yet happy).
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  18. alysmith4

    alysmith4 Initiate (0) Feb 11, 2005 District of Columbia

    Looks like you have 694 total beers (hads) and of those, you've reviewed 259.
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  19. flagmantho

    flagmantho Poo-Bah (5,132) Feb 19, 2009 Washington
    Subscriber Beer Trader

    As a confirmed ticker, I'm glad to see this back. I would be lying if I said I hadn't continued calculating my karma based on the the old rules, just for my own edification :slight_smile:.
  20. dbrauneis

    dbrauneis Site Editor (6,375) Dec 8, 2007 North Carolina
    Subscriber Beer Trader

    If you look at your profile page, it already has the number of states and countries.

    No styles yet but at least part of the old information is back.
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  21. Ruger

    Ruger Initiate (0) Aug 15, 2010 Kentucky
    Beer Trader

    Yup, I'm excited about that I'm loving this new karma system. I just hope they can add the styles back eventually.

    And what I meant was being able to view the countries and states which I don't think I can do.
  22. corby112

    corby112 Poo-Bah (3,908) Nov 19, 2008 Pennsylvania
    Beer Trader

    If I'm not mistaken, the old profile pages had number of breweries reviewed in the stats section. Is there any chance of this being brought back as well?
  23. Todd

    Todd Founder (5,553) Aug 23, 1996 California
    Staff Subscriber

    We're tracking Beer Styles too. I just forgot to add it to my post and member profile pages. It's there now.
  24. Ruger

    Ruger Initiate (0) Aug 15, 2010 Kentucky
    Beer Trader

    Great thanks! Anyway to view the specific ones its tracked?
  25. UCLABrewN84

    UCLABrewN84 Poo-Bah (12,229) Mar 18, 2010 California

    I love it. Thanks for bringing this back.
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  26. Ruger

    Ruger Initiate (0) Aug 15, 2010 Kentucky
    Beer Trader

    I forgot about that one in my initial post.
  27. MADhombrewer

    MADhombrewer Initiate (0) Jun 4, 2008 Oregon

    VERY nice to see this back. Thanks.
  28. aasher

    aasher Poo-Bah (2,572) Jan 27, 2010 Indiana
    Beer Trader

    So can I still dream of being a Grand Poobah? ISO: fez
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  29. kojevergas

    kojevergas Poo-Bah (7,374) Aug 15, 2010 Texas
    Beer Trader

    I remember reading that all these stats were being tracked silently on the back-end.

    Regarding the duplicate review purge: do we still get karma for the duplicate serving type reviews that were deleted practically overnight (and were counted under the old system), or are we just SOL?
  30. Todd

    Todd Founder (5,553) Aug 23, 1996 California
    Staff Subscriber

    No. You won't get points for content that's no longer being used (not deleted) by the site.
  31. mudbug

    mudbug Defender (603) Mar 27, 2009 Oregon

    Any Poo-Ba that gets there on hads is a king with no clothes IMO.
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  32. Volsdawg10

    Volsdawg10 Initiate (0) Mar 29, 2013 Mississippi

    Thanks for the update. All of the time and effort is appreciated.
  33. bonkers

    bonkers Meyvn (1,343) Feb 14, 2008 New Jersey
    Beer Trader

    love it!! Now I have to determine which nine states I am missing
  34. jhartley

    jhartley Poo-Bah (2,411) Aug 22, 2010 Florida
    Beer Trader

    I can't say I missed the beer karma, but it sure is nice to have it back!
    It's an awesome way to track/tick what you are enjoying.
  35. Todd

    Todd Founder (5,553) Aug 23, 1996 California
    Staff Subscriber

    Not at this time, but we'll be looking at extending all of this within the site redesign as posted.
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  36. Evil_Pidde

    Evil_Pidde Poo-Bah (2,449) Apr 19, 2009 Sweden

    This is great. How I've missed my Karma.
  37. HattedClassic

    HattedClassic Poo-Bah (2,119) Nov 23, 2009 Virginia

    I'll drink to this!!
  38. duceswild

    duceswild Meyvn (1,285) Feb 8, 2010 Maryland
    Subscriber Beer Trader

    What do I do with my points? Can they be redeemed for something?
  39. hhkal17

    hhkal17 Poo-Bah (1,737) Jul 10, 2005 Pennsylvania

    For the "pics added" sections, is it only counting pics added since the return of BK? Just curious as it looks like all of my event postings (including before the return of BK) are tracked on my profile but not any pics (from before or after the return of BK).
  40. Kreko7

    Kreko7 Initiate (0) Mar 5, 2013 California

    Thank you for bringing it back! Cheers to beer karma!!
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