Meet the April Community Challenge

by Community Manager on ‎03-29-2018 08:18 AM

Hey Community,


I know how much you love our Community challenges. I'm happy to invite you to a new one which we are starting next Monday (April 2)! The entire Community can participate in the challenge. So, you are welcome to accept it if you use TestComplete, ReadyAPI, Collaborator, or other powerful SmartBear products.



Earn badges that will give you Community points according to the table below. Top 5 members who will get the biggest number of points will win special gifts from SmartBear and get the respect of the entire SmartBear Community. Please pay attention to the fact that we have 4 types of badges for different activities (create topics, submit posts, give solutions, and get Kudos) which will give you a different amount of points.



April 2 - 27 (4 weeks)



Top 5 members will win gift cards from SmartBear:

  • 1st place - $50
  • 2nd place - $40
  • 3rd place - $30
  • 4th place - $20
  • 5th place - $10



  • We've set up 4 main community activities for the challenge: create topics, submit posts, give solutions, and get Kudos
  • Each member participates in community discussions by doing the specified activities to earn badges
  • Badges will give you points according to the table below 
  • Members with the biggest amount of points will be announced each Monday during the event
  • The number of earned badges isn't limited
  • Badges can be earned for each of 4 determined activities
  • Badges are the same for the entire SmartBear Community
  • The winners will be announced on April 30
Points per Badge

create a topic


First Topic, Conversation Starter, Inquisitive Mind, Scout, Front Line, Prolific, Entrepreneur, Conversation Leader 10

submit a post


First Reply, Staying Engaged, Conversationalist, Responsive, Articulate, Insightful, Great Thinker, Philosopher, Mentor, Savant, Luminary 20

get a Kudo


First Kudo, Stamps of Approval, Round of Applause, Well Liked, Much Appreciated, Popular, Crowd Pleader, In High Regard, Standing Ovation, Kudos Champion 30

give a solution


First Accepted Solution, Helping Hand, Troubleshooter, To the Rescue, Problem Solver, Enlightened, Brainy, Genius 40


 Good luck! 

by Community Hero nmrao
on ‎04-03-2018 07:07 PM

@TanyaGorbunova, Always coming up with innovative ideas to make the community more vibrant and at the end it serves the quick help to the needy members around the globe.


Thank you Tanya and SmartBear team.

by Community Manager
on ‎04-04-2018 01:46 AM

You are always welcome, Rao! I'm so glad to hear that you enjoy our community games Smiley Happy

by PramodYadav
on ‎04-05-2018 11:46 AM

Good initiative. Makes me feel like getting active here again Smiley Happy.

by Community Manager
on ‎04-10-2018 12:02 AM

Hi Community,

I've recently posted the leaders of the challenge for Week 1 here:


Is there anyone who will accept the challenge and compete with the leaders?


by Community Manager

Hi Everyone! 


Please meet the leaders for the first two weeks of the event. @Abdi keeps the first position the second week in a row. To compete with him, you will need to post a reply to any community questions Smiley Wink


Username Points Earned
@Abdi 100
@rkpatnaik 100
@kishore530 90
@bhasha 60
@fernao 60
@haya 60
@Rmad 60


We have 119 participants in the challenge so far and everyone can win!

by Lucian
yesterday - last edited 14 hours ago

Hi @TanyaGorbunova,


I am wondering why I am not in the second week's leaders table since I got some badges myself. Do I need to register somehow to this?

by Community Manager
11 hours ago

Hi Lucian,


I've double-checked the data and found a mistake in my calculation. I'm very sorry for this.


You earned 160 points for the first two weeks of the event! In the challenge, the following badges were counted: Troubleshooter, Round of Applause, Responsive, Stamps of Approval, Helping Hand. Keep it up!


So, here are corrected table of Week 1-2 leaders:



Username Points Earned
@Lucian 160
@Abdi 100
@rkpatnaik 100
@kishore530 90
@venky543 70
@bhasha 60
@fernao 60
@haya 60
@Rmad 60