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Re: Reputation bar
By: crystal1love Sep 16, 2014
Post # 3
I read about that some where I think it has to do with how much they contribute to the website. Posting to the forums, adding spells and articles things like that.I will tryto find the article that breaks it down.
Reputations are given to people according to their knowledge, if you have contributed knowledgable information to the chat-rooms or forums and a "Knowledgable" or "Adept" thinks it's informative and correct, they will place you under the rank category they think best fits you.