Rewards System

Join JapanTravel and earn rewards

Earn rewards by sharing your stories with Japan Travel

Our community site rewards active members, who are awarded points for getting involved.

Points can be redeemed for a variety of items, including airline tickets, hotel vouchers, cameras and more, in our Rewards Store.

The rewards model

Travel

Visit places in Japan and be inspired

Write

Share your experiences with fellow travellers

Earn

Redeem points for rewards in our store

How to earn points

10

points

Social

  • Asking questions
  • Commenting
  • Logging in * 3 times per day
  • Sharing (coming soon)
50

points

Helper

  • Answering questions
  • Editorial reports
  • Refer a friend (coming soon)
  • Curate a topic (coming soon)
250

points

Translator

  • Destination Report
  • Photo Stories
  • Guides
  • News & Blogs
  • Videos
  • Event Listings
500

points

Author

  • Destination Report
  • Photo Stories
  • Guides
  • News & Blogs
  • Videos
  • Event Listings

How to earn points

It's really easy to start earning points – see our overview below of all the different ways you can get involved and start aiming towards something in our rewards store!

Area Task Points Remarks
JT PortalMain Log in to JapanTravel 10 Limited to one login per day
Make a comment 10 Limited to 10 comments per day
Upvote a comment  5 Limited to five upvotes per day
Share an article 10 Limited to five shares per day (Facebook, Twitter, Google+)
Send an error correction 25 Limited to three corrections per day
Complete a survey 500+ Points vary by length of survey.
JT QuestionsQ&A Ask a question 50 Limited to three questions per day
Answer a question 50 Limited to three answers per day
Follow a question 5 Limited to three follows per day
Upvote an answer 5 Limited to three upvotes per day
JT DashboardCMS
Create news 200 Minimum 100 words / 1 photo
Create a photo story 400 50-100 word overview / 6 to 12 photos and captions
Create an article 600 Minimum 350 word article with 3 related photos
Create a video 800 Minimum 90 seconds video
Create a guide 600 Minimum 350 words
Create a blog 400 Minimum 350 words
Create an event 500 Minimum 200 words
Translation - article 300 May reword to better match native perspective
Translation - guide 300 May reword to better match native perspective
Translation - photo story 200 Translation of introduction and captions
Translation - video 100 Translation of introduction only
Translation - news 100 Translation for timely news only

Redeeming points

Terms and conditions of rewards are listed on the JapanTravel Rewards website. Please carefully read the terms and conditions on each product or service before redeeming your points.

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