- Members can publish an article every 20 hours.
- Community members can publish an article every 16 hours.
- Staff members can publish an article every 12 hours and can also promote other members that are of lower rank to a community member.
- Head staff members can publish an article every 18 hours and can promote members that are of lower rank. They also have an additional benefit.
- Moderators can publish an article every 4 hours and have the same benefits as a head staff. They are also granted the ability to monitor the chatroom.
- Elder Moderators can publish unlimited articles and have the same benefits as a moderator. They can also edit or delete any posts that violate the posting policy. Being granted Elder Moderator status is an honor.
Achieving a Higher Status
- Community member status: Achieve 50 total likes.
- Staff status: Achieve 150 total likes.
- Head staff status: Achieve 300 total likes.
- Moderator status: Achieve 500 total likes and the likes to article ratio is 10:1 minimum. The subject must also display a willingness to contribute to this community.
- Elder Moderator status: Achieve 1000 total likes and has consistently been active maintaining articles and messages.
All users can earn badges. Currently, there are 20 unique badges Pubbies can earn by doing different things.
- Article of the Week
- Big Brain
- I Love Cash
- I’m on Fire
- My Shinies
- I Know
- Pubby of the Week
- Pubby Pro