Additional metrics for User Profiles. It's like experience in video games. Plugin is good for gamification of your board. It's another plugin without which I can't migrate to NodeBB I have found such approach interesting over years. Basically Points is more precise instrument to measure user activity. Also this plugin teaches users to be good to each other.
Treat points as experience, at current state (v1.0.0), plugin takes into account: posts, topics and reputation (only good one, up-voting )
Plugin is not published, for good reasons
git clone https://github.com/NicolasSiver/nodebb-plugin-ns-points.git
You can reach it via yourforum.com/points url. Seems, in 0.7.0 you should add link yourself Overview page uses default function for rank calculation. Number on avatar is Level, like in RP Games
Here is very basic example, how you can display raw points to visitors: