Originally Posted by bizzl
Thanks for the insight into the rep system. The link about the rep doesn't work anymore. Maybe it got deleted because it was old? Is there any way to restore it, or maybe just write into this thread anything that wasn't covered already? Still struggling to fully grasp the system.
I think you can find all the answers in this thread:
The reputation system was updated in May as changes were made with regards to how many posts/rep you need before you get rep power yourself, as well as how many rep points you need to get more rep power.
Hope this helps.