Platform Features

Content Rich Badges

Create new badges with ease in the creator dashboards which allow you to customize your badge graphics and content with simple to use WYSIWYG editors.

Badges Marketplace

Earners can shop for badges in a centralized marketplace called “Explore” that allows them to self-identify new opportunities to learn and grow.

Mobile Friendly

Digital Badges at Penn State has been designed with mobile devices in mind. No matter how you use it, and no matter how you view it, the process of earning a badge just works.


Earners can collaborate with each other in groups that can be interest-based, classes, around events, or even just for fun.


The Digital Badges create dashboard was made with user experience at the forefront of its priorities. You can easily create content rich badges that can be offered to learners in the central marketplace.

Earner and Evaluator Dashboards

Easy to read Dashboards that tell you what you need to do, and when you need to do it.

Embedded Content

Embed Images, Video, or link to other sites to help your learners have an engaging experience.

Mobile Ready

All content is accessible from any mobile device that can access the internet, allowing learners to earn on the go.

Shareable Badges

Badges are shareable with Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Pinterest, Mozilla Backpack or can be embedded into your blog or linked to on a resume.