Nope. Deleting posts or comments neither loses you any positive karma gained nor restores to you any negative karma lost.
Do you lose karma if you delete a post?
At the moment, the karma you gain or lose is independent of the posts you gain or lose it from. In other words, deleting a post won’t strip you of the karma you built with it!
Why did my post karma go down?
When one of your comments or posts is ‘up-voted’ karma is applied to your account. Equally, when your comments or posts are ‘down-voted’, you lose karma. … This is done to fool people using vote bots to manipulate the system.
Can a post have negative karma?
Next to every Reddit post or comment are upvote and downvote buttons. By clicking one of these, you are giving either positive or negative karma to the post. Positive karma increases the number of points a post has, while negative karma decreases that number.
Do Downvotes decrease karma?
Downvotes can lower your karma, but not by much. When you’re downvoted more than 10 times, no more than 10 karma points are deducted from your total that shows on your profile.
Why is my karma negative?
If a user has a high karma score, it means their posts and comments are well-liked, so they’re viewed as more of an authority within the community. A low or negative karma score means the user’s interactions upset people, and usually point toward the user being a bot, spammer, or troll.
Do Upvotes cost karma?
Karma doesn’t always increase immediately when you get upvotes, and it also doesn’t scale 1:1 with your votes. … It does not cost any karma to upvote/downvote. The only thing that you can really get with karma is that creating subreddit has a VERY small amount of karma required, but it doesn’t actually spend it.
How much karma can you get from a post?
In general you’ll never get over 5-6k karma from a post. Although there’s no specific amount.
Do you lose karma over time?
No, reddit karma doesn’t decay. Also any comment and post over 6 months old can no longer be voted on, or if you had already voted, you can’t change your vote after the thread has been archived.
Why does my post have more Upvotes than my karma?
If a post or a comment receives enough downvotes, it disappears from the thread. In some cases, a cross symbol like this (†) appears next to karma count, which means that your post is controversial and has equal downvotes and upvotes.
How many Upvotes do you need for karma?
Karma refers to points received from upvotes, which are the Reddit equivalents of “likes” on Facebook. You receive approximately one point of karma for each upvote, and you lose about one point of karma for each downvote.
Do you need karma to post?
Unfortunately your account does not have enough karma to submit things to /r/videos at this time. /r/videos requires users to have a minimum of 10 link and 10 comment karma. We suggest that you comment in some popular threads and make submissions to other subreddits to build up your karma and then come back.
How do you get more comment karma?
Posting and commenting
When your posts or comments get upvoted, you gain some karma—so making posts and comments that communities find valuable is the best way to gain karma. The more upvotes you get, the more karma you’ll receive.
Does Downvoting cost karma?
No it doesn’t. Karma is only affected by people upvoting or downvoting your posts/comments. Whether you upvote, downvote, or don’t vote at all will not affect your karma in any way.