# What is a well-received post?

There is a badge awarded for 5 well-received posts. How does one define well-received? Based on views or votes? How many of each are needed? The badge also mentions positive question record. What do you mean?

• This is not to say that this question isn't on topic here (it is), but questions like these have generally already been answered on the mother meta, Meta Stack Exchange, so it generally pays to have a look there before asking. – Emilio Pisanty Jan 3 '18 at 10:29

• @XcoderX on hold $\ne$ open – John Rennie Jan 1 '18 at 6:27