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On a quarterly basis, Answers.com challenges users to an AnswerThon - an organized event designed to foster the sharing of knowledge. During the AnswerThon, participants answer as many questions as they can over 48 hours with the hopes of spreading knowledge and winning prizes.
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What is Answers.com?

Answers.com is a Q&A site with answers about anything. Answers.com marries the best of community-driven questions and answers with hundreds of respected and trusted editorial reference books. The site knows the best answer to give you, whether it summons the expansive, ever-growing collection o (MORE)

How do you participate in the AnswerThon?

You participate in an AnswerThon by answering other people's questions on the Answers.com website during the designated AnswerThon period (usually 48 hours). In order to participate, you'll need to do the following: . If there is a scheduled AnswerThon (check the AnswerThon Home Page link bel (MORE)

Why is the AnswerThon on Shabbat?

The AnswerThon falls only partially on Shabbat -- the competition begins at midnight between Friday and Saturday. It ends at midnight between Sunday and Monday though. WikiAnswers isn't discriminating against any particular religion but spread the competition over the weekend so as to ensure that EV (MORE)

What are the prizes for winning the AnswerThon?

The prizes for the AnswerThon vary from contest to contest, but can include Amazon gift cards, donations to charity, and Answers merchandise. Check out the AnswerThon Home page for details!

What is the charity edition of the AnswerThon?

Several times throughout the year, WikiAnswers challenge users in an AnswerThon - an organized event designed to foster the sharing of knowledge. During the AnswerThon, participants will answer as many questions as they can over 48 hours with the hopes of spreading knowledge and raising money for th (MORE)

Why do people want to be in the AnswerThon?

Well, you could think it's because people love to contribute to the best Q&A community in all the land... But let's be honest: it's the prizes! There are some pretty great prizes for the top answerers in every AnswerThon, and Answers.com merchandise for the runner-ups! Check the AnswerThon home page (MORE)

How do you get to Answers.com?

Open a browser and type http://www.answers.com into the address field. By the way, of you're reading this, you're already on Answers.com. So get started! Just type in Answers.com in the Address bar in the browser (URL). To join Answers.com you'll need to create an account. Learn how to do (MORE)

When is the next AnswerThon?

AnswerThons are generally hosted quarterly on Answers.com - Spring, Summer, Fall, and Winter. For information on an upcoming AnswerThon, check the AnswerThon official page (link below). The next AnswerThon is scheduled for Thursday, July 28, 2016 - Sunday, July 31, 2016. Details here: http://www.a (MORE)

How do you get an answer on Answers.com?

You get an answer by putting your question in the top where it saysask and then hit enter. If the question has been asked before and answered it should showyou the answer that was posted. If it is similar to previousquestions it will show you some alternatives and ask if they arethe same as what you (MORE)

How do you enter the AnswerThon?

You participate in an AnswerThon by answering other people'sunanswered questions on the Answers.com website during thedesignated AnswerThon period (usually 48 hours). To enter the AnswerThon, you'll need to do the following: . If you're not already a registered user on Answers.com, you'llneed to (MORE)

Who own the AnswerThon?

WikiAnswers is the owner of the AnswerThon. It was made up by and run by the WikiAnswers staff.

Who won the AnswerThon.?

It seems that two members came in first, Fuzzy Logic and Runciblette , followed by Mannydlr and Debabrata Sengupta in second place. Third place winners include Snart Gurk and Coinlvr11 .

How do you restart the AnswerThon?

You cannot restart the AnswerThon. It only happens for two days, and then that's it. If you couldn't answer many questions, then you couldn't answer many questions. You'll have to wait until the next AnswerThon to try again.

When is the Holiday Answerthon?

The AnswerThon is NOW! It began at 12:00 am (EST) on Saturday (late Friday night), December 5 . This Answer Event ends 48 hours after that time. At 11:59 pm (EST) on Sunday, December 6 the AnswerThon will be over. I can't believe I answered my first question in the AnswerThon but didn't log in b (MORE)

Who participated in the Answerthon?

Any registered user who answered a question in the categories Holidays and Traditions, Shopping, or Food and Cooking (and their respective sub-categories) during December 5-6, 2009 participated in the AnswerThon.

Are you on Answers.com?

Yes. You are on Answers.com if you are able to read this answer.However, you can be on Answers.com as a guest or a registered user,so you might see different things or more ads than if you wereregistered.

What prizes are given out on Answerthon?

Usually the prizes are gift vouchers to purchase stuff from amazon website. Also, wikianswers merchandise like t-shirts, caps, towels etc are given away as prizes to the winners.

When will the Answerthon results be announced?

The results of Answerthon Xtreme have been posted on the No Stupid Answers blog. See the related links. If an Answerthon is not taking place the results of the previous contest will be posted at the Answerthon related link below as well.

When is the AnswerThon held?

AnswerThons are generally hosted quarterly on Answers.com - Spring, Summer, Fall, and Winter. For information on an upcoming AnswerThon, check the AnswerThon official page (link below).

What can you do on Answers.com?

Answers.com is a Question & Answer Knowledge-sharing site that is continually being improved by people like you and I throughout the world. Anyone anywhere can ask and answer questions. You can edit questions and answers by correcting spelling, grammar, punctuation, rewording when needed, move quest (MORE)

How many users participate in the AnswerThons?

The number of registrants, participants, and answers varies with each AnswerThon. While the number is sometimes high, we offer prizes to many individuals, making this popular event a fun and competitive contest!

What happens in an AnswerThon?

During the\nAnswerThon, participants answer as many questions as they can over 48 \nhours with the hopes of spreading knowledge and winning prizes! In order to participate, you'll need to do the following: . If there is a scheduled AnswerThon (check the AnswerThon Home Page link below), sign up (MORE)

When did the January 2011 AnswerThon begin?

WikiAnswers competition for most completing the most answers starts at midnight tonight -- 12:00 am ET Saturday morning, January 22nd (late Friday night) and ends at 11:59 pm ET Sunday night.

Who won the AnswerThon quiz 2011?

January 2011 Winners (2011 & Beyond 11 Million Answers): 1st Place: Aggie80 2nd Place: Anandvijayakumar and Fuzzy Logic 3rd Place: Bfmt, Snart Gurk, and Mrkbh 4th Place: ZachMeyer94, Squirrel Man, HisPowr4U, and D Devil.

Who won the AnswerThon in January 2011?

'2011 & BEYOND 11 MILLION ANSWERS' Here is the list of winners of the AnswerThon held in January 2011: 1st Place: http://wikianswers.com/q/User:Aggie80 2nd Place: http://wiki.answers.com/Q/User:Anandvijayakumar http://wiki.answers.com/Q/User:Fuzzy_Logic 3rd Place: http://wiki.a (MORE)

How do you answer on answers.com?

Once you're on the question page, click on the button to Answer it!(for unanswered questions) or to Improve Answer (for questions thatalready have an answer). For more help on answering questions, check the Help Center (linkedbelow).

Can there please be an AnswerThon soon?

Yes, there can! ;) The next AnswerThon is scheduled for Thursday, July 17 - Sunday,July 20, 2014. To stay current on AnswerThon news, check out theAnswerThon home page (link below).

Has the AnswerThon started?

AnswerThons are hosted regularly on Answers.com. For information on AnswerThon dates, check the AnswerThon official page (link below). As of today (March 4, 2013), the next AnswerThon is scheduled for March 30-31, 2013.

How can you keep track of your answers for the AnswerThon?

The best way to keep track of your answers for the AnswerThon are to: . Go to your profile page by clicking on your user name. . Click on "Total Contributions." . Go to your filter at the top of the page, and select "Answers (new)", and click Go. . This will give you the answers you have c (MORE)

How long does it take to judge the AnswerThon?

The AnswerThon winners are determined purely by numbers - the registered users who answer the most questions in a 48 hour period win the Answerthon prizes (answers must comply with contest guidelines). The Answers Community staff members review the answers contributed by AnswerThon registrants, a (MORE)

Who judges the AnswerThons?

The AnswerThon winners are determined purely by numbers - the registered users who answer the most questions in a 48 hour period win the Answerthon prizes (answers must comply with contest guidelines). After the Answers Community staff members review the answers contributed by AnswerThon registrants (MORE)

How do they decide when to have the AnswerThons?

Generally, AnswerThons are held quarterly - Spring, Summer, Fall, and Winter. As of today (March 11, 2013), the next AnswerThon (which will be the Spring '13 AnswerThon) will be March 30-31! For more information check the AnswerThon home page!

Where do I sign up for the AnswerThon?

During AnswerThon sign-up periods (usually 2 weeks before a scheduled AnswerThon), you can sign up on the Answers home page, or on the AnswerThon home page (link below).

What is the AnswerThon Xtreme?

The AnswerThon Extreme is a two tier contest to see who can post the most answers in four consecutive days. It offers more time than the average AnswerThon, which is generally 48 hours. For more information on the AnswerThon, see the AnswerThon home page.

Do you need a Facebook to participate in an AnswerThon?

No, not for this AnswerThon! You can be a legacy OR Facebook connected member to participate in the AnswerThon! However, there is a bonus for winners who are Facebook connected. Check out the link below for more details on the AnswerThon.

What do you win for for the answerthon?

Over $2000 in prizes will be awarded to 28 Fall Frenzy AnswerThon2013 winners, including 5 lucky RANDOM participants! WikiAnswers isalso awarding BONUSES if an AnswerThon winner is registered onAnswers.com through a Facebook connected account! . One 1st place winner will win a $200 AmazoneGift (MORE)

How many sentences does an answer need to have for the AnswerThon?

It must have at least two full, complete sentences. Sentences ofthree words or less are not "sentences". Sentences that aremeaningless filler (which is generally discouraged anyway) like"good luck" or "hope this helps" will not be counted (even ifthey're more than three words, unlike the two example (MORE)

Who won the AnswerThon from Spring 2014?

Spring Fling 2014 AnswerThon : 1st place: WNY007 (2069 answers) Aggie80 (1598 answers) Dfoofnik (1486 answers) 2nd place: CrazzyAmmy (1109 answers) Skullcandy88 (1081 answers) Darksyde (904 answers) TexAlex94 (874 answers) Ck.myvegas (594 answers) Darkwater (516 answers) Nemeth.yella (500 answers) (MORE)