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There are 20 people on that list and i,m pretty sure im not the 2nd most notable member here......:)
 

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My point is what makes one member more notable than another?



notable
ˈnəʊtəb(ə)l/
adjective
  1. 1.
    worthy of attention or notice; remarkable.
    "the gardens are notable for their collection of magnolias and camellias"
    synonyms: noteworthy, remarkable, outstanding, important, significant,momentous, headline, memorable, unforgettable, pronounced,marked, striking, glaring, obvious, impressive, uncommon, unusual,particular, special, extraordinary, exceptional, conspicuous, rare,signal More


noun
  1. 1.
    a famous or important person.
    "businessmen and local notables"
    synonyms: celebrity, public figure, important person, VIP, personality, personage,notability, dignitary, leading light, star, superstar, name, big name,famous name, household name, lion, worthy, grandee, luminary,panjandrum; More
 
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Yea the points doesn't make sense, must be who got to 163 first
 

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My point is what makes one member more notable than another?
As a qubit, I look both ways at once so have no idea whether I'm coming or going. That's notable! :p
 

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Yea the points doesn't make sense, must be who got to 163 first
I'm pretty sure that list is in reverse order: meaning that the first spot is the latest person to reach the 163 pts, and as someone else hits it, they'll drop down and the new member will be on top. Thats what I last came up when observing it a little while back.
 
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We don't need no stinking points, but I think it is cool! It is something unique to TPU (at least from the other tech sites I haunt). I'm just glad warnings don't take away points! :D :rolleyes: :fear:
 

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I'm pretty sure that list is in reverse order: meaning that the first spot is the latest person to reach the 163 pts, and as someone else hits it, they'll drop down and the new member will be on top. Thats what I last came up when observing it a little while back.

I think you are right.

Im pretty sure my last star appeared when my membership hit 3 years, that tallies with @ne6togadno getting his 7th too.
 

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Stars are purely post count related and not anything to do with length of time your a member, that certainly was the way it worked, roughly at an average post count of 5 a day you should get a custom title (5000 posts) in about 3 years although I have seen some get there in less than 6 months!
 

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Stars are purely post count related and not anything to do with length of time your a member, that certainly was the way it worked, roughly at an average post count of 5 a day you should get a custom title (5000 posts) in about 3 years although I have seen some get there in less than 6 months!
Or 7 years, which is what it was for me last year when I got to 5,000. :laugh: (way on the extreme end for low posting, based on first 4 years).
 
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Stars are purely post count related and not anything to do with length of time your a member
Did you read Wiz's post #23 or look at your own Trophies Awarded tally? If you had you would see we get 40 points as a "TPU OldSchooler" when we go over 3 years.
 
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I know on the older software the stars were solely post driven..
 

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Stars are purely post count related and not anything to do with length of time your a member, that certainly was the way it worked, roughly at an average post count of 5 a day you should get a custom title (5000 posts) in about 3 years although I have seen some get there in less than 6 months!
Members of the old post whore clubhouse? :roll:

Holy hell basically the whole clubhouse is on here...

https://www.techpowerup.com/forums/members/
 

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Did you read Wiz's post #23 or look at your own Trophies Awarded tally? If you had you would see we get 40 points as a "TPU OldSchooler" when we go over 3 years.
But points are not stars, I was talking stars as Capslock's post above my post thought time & stars were related, hence I specifically mentioned stars.

Members of the old post whore clubhouse? :roll:

Holy hell basically the whole clubhouse is on here...

https://www.techpowerup.com/forums/members/
Especially when you see Wile E's postcount and he joined after me and has not been around for years!
 

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Especially when you see Wile E's postcount and he joined after me and has not been around for years!
He is still above me! I also see fit is still on there, I miss that clown.
 
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I think you are right.

Im pretty sure my last star appeared when my membership hit 3 years, that tallies with @ne6togadno getting his 7th too.
hmmm
didnt new i have 7 stars already

edit: yap now that i've counted them they are indeed 7. dont care much about them
 

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Especially when you see Wile E's postcount and he joined after me and has not been around for years!
Any idea what happened to him?
 
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But points are not stars, I was talking stars as Capslock's post above my post thought time & stars were related, hence I specifically mentioned stars.
Okay, but more points lead to more stars. And I note you said, "Stars are purely post count related..." yet Wiz showed where stars are not "purely" post count related. That's where I was coming from.

Clear as mud.
 
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Hey, I'm a notable member by points :laugh: and more so, my 163 points are worth more than @Fluffmeister's 163 points ... makes me wonder what's the second sorting criteria beside points, @W1zzard?
 

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Okay, but more points lead to more stars. And I note you said, "Stars are purely post count related..." yet Wiz showed where stars are not "purely" post count related. That's where I was coming from.

Clear as mud.
What W1z showed you was trophy points so the "Old timers" entry gave additional trophy points, they have nothing to do with stars which are postcount related only, nothing to do with membership time etc.
 
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