→Rank specific details: As agreed upon in forum discussion: https://www.waze.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=1636&t=289376
Your editor rank affects the area of the map you can edit as well as your ability to "lock" roads, places, and cameras, edit locked roads, places, and cameras, and add closures to roads. For more information, please [[Map_Editor_Interface_and_Controls#Permission|
read about permissions in the waze map editor]]. You can see the current editing rank of the last editor of any segment, place, or camera by selecting the object and checking the information in the left pane. If you need help fixing an object that is locked above your rank, please [[Editing_restrictions#Unlocking_an_object_above_your_rank| read about editing objects locked above your rank]]
=== Promotion ===
In the USA, rank promotions are evaluated based on a combination of related factors including;
* Editing skill and knowledge
* Editing quality
* Community involvement
* Proper etiquette in communication
[[File:Formal mentoring 2.png|right|75px]]
If you feel that you might be eligible for a rank promotion, please contact
your local management team including your [[State Manager|State Managers (SM)]], and [[Regional Coordinator]](s) (RC) to initiate a review, and the promotion process. Moving from rank
two to three, and higher, is not automatic and requires assistance, make sure to contact your managers/coordinator(s).
=== Rank specific details ===
| 2 miles
| IGN Map editors are an extension of the Waze Geo-Ops (aka the Map Team)
| [[File:Profile L3.png|70px]]
| 3 miles
| Editors with 25K edits
. Rank 3 will require a request to, and , review by the RC before approval. Note: Some [[IGN]] Map editors may also be rank 3.
| [[File:Profile L4.png|70px]]
| 4 miles
| Rank 4 will require a request to
, and , review by the RC before approval. Note: Very few [[IGN]] Map editors may also be rank 4.
| [[File:Profile L5.png|70px]]
| 4 miles
| Rank 5 will require a request to
, and , review by the RC before approval.
| [[File:Profile L6.png|70px]]
| colspan="3" rowspan="1" style="text-align: center; background:#DDDDDD; color:black" | '''Forum Badges'''
| [[File:Badge GlobalChamp.png]]
| [http://www.waze.com/forum/memberlist.php?mode=group&g=11 Global Champ]
| Editors selected by Waze management that show long standing contributions to the entire global Waze community. Typically requires having been a Local Champ for some period of time.
| [[File:Badge LocalChamp.png]]
| Local Champ
| Editors selected by Waze management that show long standing contributions to the Waze community for their country. Typically requires having been a Country Manager for some period of time.
| [[File:Badge Expert.png]]
| Users who are Experts generally focus on a particular area of Waze. There is an [http://www.waze.com/forum/viewforum.php?f=562 Expert Forum] focused on these different areas. Originally introduced in [http://www.waze.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=12&t=38256 this forum entry].
=== VIP Users ===
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