How would you use uerspoints on a website?

From: Rod-Lists 
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I've been reading about point systems for website but not sure how users would cash in so to speak.

=============================================================== From: Chad Smith ------------------------------------------------------ Exclusive content, discount codes, free rewards... There are a ton of ways. It's just like any currency, use it like money. *- Chad W. Smith*

=============================================================== From: Dave Brockman ------------------------------------------------------ -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 I guess it depends on the website. I've seen it used for ratio improvement, custom titles, advancement in user "ranks", access to any "premium" content the site may offer, boosts in online games... that give you any ideas? Regards, dtb -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v2.0.17 (MingW32) Comment: Using GnuPG with Thunderbird - http://www.enigmail.net/ iQEcBAEBAgAGBQJRFttrAAoJEMP+wtEOVbcd/L8H/i/qmH/SLkiWoj/hkQxuP8zG GL9MyQ1SMI2n439HH+d8bPoZM87KHrS4Bvi/UiHDCYUOeoi3ryrOdjlXuFTyn6QH 8ZfehfEuBcPkR7LWPUW4WFmcM1HSDVzIFwMwgdssSYi8/Cq01+wC0HEDaXeJAlLh BNp9GPaO11FQuzV8H2qssKUn8JacBH5ENbWbcyy6jCiCpLsvWB5nC7wPwhrUMdBu HjOAcTvm1hNpD+Q2335/7pZ+l+lGK+3fbaAIM/7H7e1vR0StA9RunIxvIN0QyWXD eGYUVv/SMZphnpTnCE1MNsk/IKO+iHr8MvE9+iQOhSACwP2YS8p2H88pIjf9iHM= =1Azr -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----

=============================================================== From: Ralph Edge ------------------------------------------------------ We've got points @ lifekraze.com. We make deals w/ other companies to do discounts, and also give away LK tshirts, headbands, schwag. -Ralph

=============================================================== From: Rod-Lists ------------------------------------------------------ Some. One very particular use ccase would be to advance the the prestige class of members who helped on the site. In that case higher prestige class helps in character builds for a game. But other types of sites I'm still thinking. Maybe on a news site mods could earn access to premium content. ----- Dave Brockman wrote:

=============================================================== From: Dan Lyke ------------------------------------------------------ On Sat, 09 Feb 2013 17:54:53 -0500 (EST) Rod-Lists wrote: It's worth reading Jane McGonigal's "Reality Is Broken", or at least watching her TED talk. She's the person who popularized a bunch of the "gamification" stuff, and though I think there's a ton of rediscovering what was already there (ie: Toastmasters has been doing this leveling-up thing for a long time), it's a good intro to ways you might structure incentives to customers. Dan

=============================================================== From: Rod-Lists ------------------------------------------------------ Thanks Dan. ----- Dan Lyke wrote: