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Do you enjoy writing for Knol? How is the earning there?

  1. anish92 profile image78
    anish92posted 7 years ago

    Do you enjoy writing for Knol? How is the earning there?

    I didn't find the Knol write tools as good as Hubpages but their revenue sharing is 100% (which sounds very good). What do you think about knol? Is it worth the trouble?

  2. Hunbbel Meer profile image87
    Hunbbel Meerposted 7 years ago

    Haven't tried that website yet. Let's see if any one has ...
    Fingers crossed.

  3. nobarking profile image61
    nobarkingposted 7 years ago

    Writing for Knol is a joy and a scourge. The content management at one time was the best on the net. Now, a lot of features are disabled or broken. It's hard to simply maintain existing work, much less create media-rich new work.

    Earnings? You gotta be kidding. AdSense revenue requires far more clicks than you are likely to earn at Knol. Most of the original highly rated writers (I'm rated #1) have stopped producing new work because Google has utterly failed to maintain the platform.

    A strong cadre of top-rated writers is unanimous about Knol: Google is foolish to permit the current decay. In my opinion, it is corporate malfeasance. Google does not even enforce their own Terms of Service or Content Policy. The site is sinking in spam even as legitimate academic and scientific groups consider participation.

  4. anish92 profile image78
    anish92posted 7 years ago

    @nobarking
    Excellent post. Exactly what I felt when visited knol a couple of days back. Thanks for helping me choose. Now I will definitely give knol the miss.

 
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