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What do the symbols mean on my profile?

Here you will find information on what the symbols on your profile mean.

Do you want to know what the symbols mean on your Insticator profile? 

Below you will find an explanation of each symbol:


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Reading from left to right:

  1. Up votes
  2. Down votes
  3. Total comments posted
  4. Approval rate
  5. Number of reputation points earned


Upvotes/Downvotes: Users are able to vote on your comment with a thumbs up or a thumbs down depending on how they perceive your comment. 

Total Comments Posted: This represents how many comments you have posted with your account on with Insticator.

Approval Rate: Our moderators work 24/7 approving and declining comments. When one of your comments is approved, this adds to your approval rate, when a comment is declined, this will reduce your approval rating.

Number of Reputation Points Earned: You earn or lose reputation points based on your activity in our Commenting Unit. The more Reputation Points you earn, the higher your rank grows as an engaged community member.