All Q&A Privileges
When your create questions and answers, you generate reputation. When other user's up-vote your questions or accept your answers, you also generate reputation (in addition to other actions).
Reputation is a rough measure of:
- How much the community trusts you
- Your communication skills
- The quality and relevancy of your questions and answers
As you earn reputation from your peers, you earn the community's trust - and will be granted additional privileges on the site. The complete list of privileges is listed on the right, in descending order. The most basic privileges are at the top; the most advanced at the bottom.
Click on any privilege, to the right, to learn more about it.