Phasing Out Kontera

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  1. Pamela99 profile image92
    Pamela99posted 9 years ago

    Kontera will not be missed by me. I think this is a good decision Hubpages.

  2. earnestshub profile image86
    earnestshubposted 9 years ago

    I only used it for a short time, then kept it off my hubs. I don't like the way it looks or works. smile

  3. BlissfulWriter profile image80
    BlissfulWriterposted 9 years ago

    I don't use Kontera, so I will not miss it.  I think it is a good move since removing those kontera links will make the hub article more user-friendly.  Some users really don't like the Kontera links.

  4. MyMastiffPuppies profile image78
    MyMastiffPuppiesposted 9 years ago

    Thanks for the update Simone! I had originally signed up for it but later turned it off after reading more about how it worked. Looking forward to moving on to other options with HubPages ads.

  5. Whitney05 profile image87
    Whitney05posted 9 years ago

    Kontera sucked anyway. It's good to see it go.

  6. spotlight19 profile image50
    spotlight19posted 9 years ago

    Awwww good thing I read this but I read it late because I already signed up with kontera and I want to know what can I do to cancel my account then before the june 6 deadline?

    Thanks,

    Jennifer

  7. Angela Harris profile image69
    Angela Harrisposted 9 years ago

    This needed to be done a long time ago. My experience with them was not good at all. I was never paid any of my earnings.

  8. mike6181 profile image60
    mike6181posted 9 years ago

    Very few dimes from anywhere.  But Kontera has always showed "zip" - and now I see why with the six-month disappearals.

  9. thisisoli profile image75
    thisisoliposted 9 years ago

    It's a shame to see Kontera go in my opinion, it has never earned me much but it has always beena  nice little supplimental to my online earnigns that I would not have received otherwise.

    Premsing - Kontera does NOT remove your earnings if you earn less than 5 dollars, this changed years ago and there is no reason at all to perpetuate that rumour. Nor do they remove your earnings after 6 months, the simply don't keep statistics that long.

  10. brianlokker profile image100
    brianlokkerposted 9 years ago

    I can't speak to the earnings issue, since I only activated Kontera about 3 weeks ago and got no earnings yet. But I don't like the intrusiveness, and often irrelevance, of the ads, so I'm not sorry to see it go.

  11. TheFont profile image65
    TheFontposted 9 years ago

    I have about $30 balance in it, derived only from Hubpages. Does that mean I must say goodbye to that as I'll never make payout in time? I haven't got it activated at the moment and it won't reactivate when I try so I really have no chance of making payout..

  12. dilipchandra12 profile image80
    dilipchandra12posted 9 years ago

    This is really a good news, Kontera is horrible. If HubPages can bring in InfoLinks after phasing out Kontera, that will be awesome...

  13. shafmasta profile image60
    shafmastaposted 9 years ago

    Kontera was boring for me! The payouts are absolutely awful! However, it would be excellant if Hubpages allows Infolinks or chitika as a few options. smile

  14. bharath.adupa profile image66
    bharath.adupaposted 9 years ago

    i always used to wonder y hubpages has kontera because i knew only a very small percentage of people use it..
    Thanks for doing that, i wish the new ad program from hubpages will earn for people more...

  15. Jason Menayan profile image61
    Jason Menayanposted 9 years ago

    Just a reminder to everyone that we're shutting off Kontera effective today.

  16. RedElf profile image89
    RedElfposted 9 years ago

    Kontera is dead, long live InfoLinks big_smilebig_smilebig_smile

  17. K9keystrokes profile image92
    K9keystrokesposted 9 years ago

    Never cared much for Kontera anyway. Thanks for the reminder Jason.

 
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