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What is the reputation limit upto which an user has the "new contributor" tag under their name?

There is no reputation limit; all that matters is that the user's first post is less than a week old. From Come Take a Look at our New Contributor Indicator! Folks will see an indicator when they go ...
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How can I get back my reputation?

Next to the event in your reputation list there is a learn more link that says: This message means that a user who voted for one of your posts had their account deleted (either by request or due to ...
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What caused these major drops in reputation?

You can only have 3 bounties simultaneously, for a maximum of 1,500 reputation. So that rules out bounties; you can also check the Offered bounties tab on a user's profile to verify. Drops like that ...
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Does a rejected suggested edit affect the reputation of the reviewer?

The system does not distinguish suggested edits* made on the Q&A pages from those made within the First Posts / Late Answers review queues. In both cases, an approved edit gives you +2 reputation ...
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Issue with reputation data in Activity tab

The Reputation section shows your reputation change since Jan 8th. The question you're looking at was asked Jan 6th. If someone didn't up-vote your question on Jan 8th or later, it won't show up on ...
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