How are points calculated?


You will earn one point per exercise on Codecademy; if you complete 10 exercises, then you will receive 10 points. The points today shows all the points that you've earned so far today, based on your local timezone.

In addition, as you earn points, you will be awarded Exercise Badges, which will show up on the Achievements page of your User Profile. Presently, they come in nine levels, as shown below, starting with the First Lesson badge: