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PunchTab is a loyalty program that’s simple to install on your WordPress blog.
As soon as it’s installed, a rewards section or an achievement system will show up on your site. Your readers will be able to connect with Facebook and earn points and/or badges for their actions on your blog.

PunchTab incentivizes your readers to invite their friends to check out your blog and will help you engage your current users with more repeat visits, Facebook likes and comments.

Key features for your readers:

  • Readers connect to your loyalty program with Facebook.
  • Readers earn loyalty points or badges for daily visits.
  • Readers earn loyalty points or badges for daily comments.
  • Readers earn loyalty points or badges for Facebook likes.
  • Readers earn loyalty points or badges for PlusOnes.
  • Readers earn loyalty points or badges for Tweets.
  • Readers compete to be at the top of your loyalty leaderboard.
  • Readers redeem their points for quality gift cards and offers.

Key features for you:

  • Customize the rewards you offer.
  • Keep track of recent and trending social actions on your blog.
  • Keep track of actions taken by each reader and learn more about them.


  • Administration interface in WordPress 3.1.3
  • Rewards tab on the bottom right corner
  • Loyalty section opened
  • Leaderboard
  • Catalog of rewards (customizable)
  • Badge/Achievement system


This section describes how to install the plugin and get it working.

  1. You can either use the automatic plugin installer or your FTP program to upload plugin files to your wp-content/plugins/punchtab directory. Make sure the source files reside in this directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Visit your PunchTab options (Options – PunchTab) for WordPress 2.3.x, (Settings – PunchTab) for WordPress 2.5.x-2.8.x
  4. Paste the key you received from or get it from you dashboard.
  5. Configure other options if needed (including location of the rewards tab).
  6. Test your installation by logging out of Facebook and visiting your blog.


You can find the FAQ and get support here

Contributors & Developers

“PunchTab” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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