Karma

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Karma, within the context of Less Wrong, is an integer value given to each member. A member is prevented from submitting articles to Less Wrong until they have obtained at least 20 karma. Members can vote on each other's posts and comments and the vote will either award 1 karma or subtract 1 karma from their score. It is no longer possible to vote on your own posts and comments.

Top contributors

The top contributors list visible on the main page is ranked according to karma. As of April 23, 2009, the top contributors are:

  1. Eliezer_Yudkowsky (3137 karma as of April 30, 2009)
  2. Yvain (1906 karma)
  3. MBlume (1089 karma)
  4. ciphergoth (1044 karma)
  5. PhilGoetz (867 karma)
  6. AnnaSalamon (835 karma)
  7. Vladimir_Nesov (737 karma)
  8. pjeby (721 karma)
  9. thomblake (602 karma)
  10. JulianMorrison (560 karma)