Dec 02, 2011
Go to the blue box "Points & Prizes". Under that heading go to the far right "How to Earn Points". Click that and it will take you to a page with lots of tables. Toward the bottom left is a box that tells you how many posts you have to make for the various Author Titles. You have made zero posts and you will be a Rookie until you post to various forums 99 times. You can make comments on the daily news stories on the Home Page or go back to the blue line of topics, click on "Forum", there are a lot of topics that you can earn points on by posting an entry on.