Get Gist points for four simple actions

We would like everyone on IdeaGist to help other people with their ideas so when they need help with their own idea, they get help from other people. IdeaGist offers a simple form of recognizing people’s help by rewarding them Gist Points.

We have created rewards for few simple actions to help our members start collecting Gist Points. These actions are important to increase visibility on your profile so you get double the benefit.

  1. Add a picture to your profile. Simply login to and click on your name in the upper right. You will find the edit button just below the picture on the profile page.
  2. Add a profile summary. Simple copy and paste from your LinkedIn or create a short intro for IdeaGist.
  3. Add your first idea on ideaGist. You can keep your ideas to yourself in private mode and no one will be able to see them. If you are concerned about the security of your ideas, please read this article.
  4. Connect your social media accounts with your IdeaGist profile. We don’t post anything on your walls automatically or take your information from your social media accounts.

These rewards are available for a limited period. You can see all of them by clicking on the Rewards menu on the left.