What are "Banana Points" and how are users ranked?

Every time you contribute to WallStreetOasis.com you get bananas! The more bananas you collect, the higher your ranking in the community. The more helpful your posts the more silver bananas you will likely collect which will help you race up the ranks quickly. The left chart shows you the number of bananas you get for each activity, and the right shows you the ranking you get for your banana count. :

activity* banana
post comment 1
post topic 2
post weblink 5
post resume 10
invite a friend 5 WSO Credits
invite a friend
who registers
10 WSO Credits
create a group 10
  
banana ranking
0 - 15 Chimp
16 - 29 Senior Chimp
30 - 65 Monkey
66 - 99 Senior Monkey
100 - 174 Baboon
175 - 249 Senior Baboon
250 - 374 Orangutan
375 - 499 Senior Orangutan
500 - 749 Gorilla
750 - 999 Senior Gorilla
1,000 - 1,999 King Kong
2,000 - 3,999 Neanderthal
4,000 - 5,999 Senior Neanderthal
6,000 - 9,999 Almost Human
10,000 - 19,999 Human
20,000 - 49,999 The Pro
50,000+ The Addict

* Note: You can also gain or lose Banana Points any time a user with WSO Credits awards you Silver Bananas (+3 Bananas) or throws Monkey Shit at you (-1 Banana). Good luck!




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