We don't. People are free to ask any dumb questions they want to! Of course, the supervisors do go through the question list daily. We merge duplicate questions into one, trash questions that give out personal information, toss inappropriate questions into catch-all spots that give a pat answer while refusing to actually reply (see the related link), and edit grammatical errors and spelling. Many "dumb" questions are actually real questions written by children. It may seem dumb to you, but kids often do not know how to use the internet - they need to be taught how to use a search engine and where to find the information they need. They also do not realize that it is annoying to other website users when they ask silly questions because they are bored. These questions are usually answered with requests that the children use a blog or social network site for socialization.
No, you can also answer people questions.
The meaning of WikiAnswers is so people can ask questions and others can answer them. I think that more people are asking questions (which is fine) but not many people are willing to answer them.
No one should stop asking questions on WikiAnswers. There is always some question about something that no one locally seems to know your question. There is always a question to ask, and questions make the world go round, so people shouldn't stop asking questions.
No, see the related link below to see what is a newsgroup WikiAnswers is something unique. WikiAnswers is a growing a Q&A information resource through people asking questions, answering questions, and improving upon answers.
Yes if they think about what they are asking and write it so it can be answered
I don't know exactly how old everybody is but they are 13+ (They should be anyway.)
No they are not. It's like asking "Are all the people who send questions to wikianswers paedophiles?"
Wikianswers does not answer your questions. It is people from around the globe on the internet that answer the questions.
Because you might know the answer that they don't (which is why they're asking the question initially !)
Because most people asking them are cretins, most likely.
Wikianswers was created to assist people who had questions that requested them to be answered. It is a community-based, volunteer site that allows anyone to join and be a part of the many things that Wikianswers has to offer. It is a tool that is used to help out younger users and assist them with asking and answering questions correctly and accurately.
If you are asking whether mythical creatures called sprites or fairies exist, they do not. But there are some people who believe in them. If you are asking whether those of us who answer questions for WikiAnswers tell the truth, we try our best to be as accurate and factual as possible.
wikianswers gets its info from people that answer the questions.
Wikianswers is not a liar. The people who answer questions are the liars.
WikiAnswers is a great website for asking questions and getting answers. When someone has a question, WikiAnswers is one of the places they can go to get an answer. Answers on WikiAnswers also rank high on search engine results for many questions, so people can easily find out about the website while searching Google
it is always being revised. thousands off people all the time are answering questions that everyone is asking.
I'm sure there are many questions people would consider dumb, but that would be down to the individuals preference.On the lighter sideIt could be the one that doesn't seem to answer back, after typing it.
WikiAnswers is a convenient site where people can ask questions and answer them.
Brands can have account on WikiAnswers. Anyone can have an account on WikiAnswers. You cannot use WikiAnswers for spam; it is to be used to only to answer questions for people or ask questions that people may want to know.
Maybe if you typed your questions so that people can actually understand them... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... need i go on? Because you keep asking such lame and pointless questions.
Only when people ask silly questions like THIS one ! There is NO minimum age limit for users on here - although, if you're registering via Facebook - you should be at least 13.
You can use the discussion area to expand your question, so people know more about what you're asking.
The fact that people are asking the questions indicates that the site does have value. The fact that they can get answers to these questions provides value to the people asking them. Questions on illegal subjects are removed by the Supervisors.
There are so many questions because people have lots of questions and they come to WikiAnswers seeking answers!
Not PaidPeople who answer questions on WikiAnswers do not get paid. They answer questions because they enjoy sharing knowledge, helping people and being a part of an amazing Q&A site.