Please upgrade to 2.3 here.
The 2.2 and earlier branches are no longer being updated.
Building a reputation system?
I would like to add reputation and badges to user profiles.
Should I add a new user_reputation table or add fields to the existing user table?
Structure & files
Should I implement this as a plugin and how do I hook into user profiles and user profiles in discussions? I haven't built any plugins for Vanilla previously so please point me to the necessary files and resources to accomplish the above.