Points are an good way of seeing how active another user is and if they are posting quality content, points are also taken into account when applying for a promotion to another role. Or maybe you just want to be top of the leaderboard
So how do you earn them?
Creating a forum thread - 5 points
Replying to a forum thread - 2 points
Creating an article - 30 points
Adding a comment to an article - 2 points
Reviving a helpful vote on anything you have posted - 2 points
Your points will be deducted or removed completely for spamming or breaking the site rules!