By being an active member of the Whiskybase community you can earn points. There are different ways of earning points and here is a list of the activities.

Write a tastingnote or review -- 10
Write a note -- 2
Send-a-bottle form : add a whisky (get points when the bottle is added) -- 3
Rate a whisky -- 2
Add a whisky to your collection -- 2
Add a shoplink -- 1
Add an image (which is added by an admin or specialist) -- 8
Add a Map item -- 3
Send in an error / extra information -- 1