“To recognize travelers like you who share your time and advice with our community, we’ve just introduced reviewer badges for our members, appearing alongside their reviews on TripAdvisor, the company writes in an email. TripAdvisor spokesman Kevin Carter adds: “TripAdvisor has added badging to the site to recognize and acknowledge the contributions of our active community of reviewers. These badges serve as just one more way users can determine which reviews are most relevant to their trip-planning experience.” The first badge is given after three reviews and a user gets a Top Contributor gets that designation and the appropriate gold badge after 50 reviews. Get the full story at Tnooz