Nicole Guzzo

No Time To Waste: Jive Rewards Basics

Blog Post created by Nicole Guzzo Employee on Aug 7, 2017

In our community we use jive rewards to gamify many actions. If you perform a certain a task, like creating a blog post or following a person, you earn points. The more you engage, the more points you earn, and the higher you go on our leaderboard.


What are the levels? The levels are stages in the game based on how many points you've earned. Like previously stated, the more you play the more points you earn.

  • Level 0 - MiniMax - 0 points
  • Level 1 - GoldieMax - 100 points
  • Level 2 - MightyMax - 250 points
  • Level 3 - Maxplorer - 500 points
  • Level 4 - Maxster - 1000 points
  • Level 5 - Maximizer - 5000 points
  • Level 6 - SmartyMax - 10000 points
  • Level 7 - BigMax - 20000 points
  • Level 8 - SuperMax - 30000 points
  • Level 9 - Maxpert - 40000 points


How can I see my level? View your profile and underneath your profile picture you should see your status. Your level is also visible in the community leaderboard.


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How can I earn points? Below is a list of ways to gain points.

  • A file uploaded by you was downloaded
  • Add a tag to a piece of content
  • Bookmark a piece of content
  • Comment or reply to a piece of content
  • Content you created was bookmarked
  • Content you created was commented on
  • Content you created was liked
  • Content you created was shared
  • Create a piece of content
  • Custom event
  • Download a file
  • Follow a person
  • Follow a place
  • Like a piece of content, comment, or reply as helpful
  • Share a piece of content
  • Update your avatar
  • Upload a profile picture
  • Vote on an idea or poll
  • You were followed
  • Your answer was marked as correct
  • Your content was marked as helpful
  • Your idea or poll was voted on



How can I earn badges? You have to complete quests to achieve badges. A quest is a specific set of events that, if completed, result in a badge and or points. Below are various quests you can work on.

  • Ice Breaker: Create a discussion.
    • We want you to feel comfortable creating content.
  • Contributor: like a piece of content, comment or reply to a piece of content, and mark a piece of content, a comment, or a reply as helpful.
    • We want you look through community content.
  • Conversationalist: Comment or reply to five different pieces of content.
    • We want you to engage with others.
  • In The Van: Upload a profile image and update your avatar.
    • We want people to match a face and a name.


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You may see some users that have a badge similar to the ones below. These users obtained this badge by earning a great amount of points in the last gamification system. While you cannot receive these badges, we plan on creating new quests that you can work on!





There's a few more ways to earn points... so stay tuned for the next blog post!