2) A few days after starting this thread someone thankfully created this: http://community.inv...utation-points/ :tongue:
3) As for rep being next to post count, mine looks like this:
I've had it like this since December last year after posting this and not only has it helped to increase the usage of reputation system but the overall quality of posts have GREATLY increased! Members seem to realize that posting is about quality and not quantity.
You don't have to put "everything" into ONE file. Anyway I don't have the time to walk through this. I figure you guys will eventually get there... someday. For now I'll be working on setting up our own custom solution that avoids bugs with certain pages.
Probably I'm just way to obsessed with performance and I'm certain I don't represent the avg IPB client anyway.
Thanks for your consideration and for this great forum solution.