What is the most productive way to improve WikiAnswers?
Improving WikiAnswers Opinions from our users: I would say categorizing and cleaning up flagged answers. ...
Who would spend time on a website like Wikianswers?
Pretty much anyone would take the time to improve WikiAnswers, such as yourself, because merely asking a question is spending time to improve WikiAnswers. Everyone you see on WikiAnswers spends their time improving WikiAnswers - otherwise they wouldn't be here. ...
Is WikiAnswers a newsgroup?
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. ...
Why is WikiAnswers better than the other QA sites?
the format, the improving methods and the contributors is something above the rest. ...
How do you make suggestions to WikiAnswers if you are a supervisor who cannot use UserVoice?
You can post it in the Suggestion Box forum in the Community Forum.
Who is the author of this website?
WikiAnswers owner Chris Whitten started the site (as FAQ Farm), but WikiAnswers is "authored" by its community of users. As WikiAnswers Contributors, we ask and answer each other's questions. You might say, "We the people of the Internet are the authors of this site." Most of the users of WikiAnswers are dedicated to building and improving the site. ...
What happened to the suggestions when you type in a question on WikiAnswers?
Also known as FAYT (Find As You Type), the suggestions have disappeared (as you noticed) for a time, but they will be implemented back into the system later on. Testing needs to be done regarding that. ...
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When is WikiAnswers going to improve its user interface?
WikiAnswers is evolving and improving permanently. The team in charge of technical changes and the team who plans and proposes improvements are striving, permanently, to enhance and improve the interface and the interactivity of all users, readers and contributors of the WikiAnswers website. ...
How does a WikiAnswers Supervisor suggest new features?
Go to the Supervisors' forum and click on "Feature Suggestions." See the Related Link below. ...
Is WikiAnswers doing anything to attract more users?
WikiAnswers is already rather popular. On most search engines, such as Bing or Google, if you ask a question, the WikiAnswers result should appear as one of the first couple of options for you to click on. There are also WikiAnswers blankets, hats, and other items to show your gratefulness to WikiAnswers. ____ WikiAnswers is always trying to attract more users by answering more questions, and improving answers that we already have. ...
Who designed WikiAnswers?
Chris Whitten designed WikiAnswers. It was originally created as "FAQ Farm: the question and answer co-op" in 2002. The system was completely changed in 2004 when we customized a version of Wikipedia's Mediawiki software. In 2006 the site was renamed WikiAnswers and became part of Answers.com. It has never stopped evolving and improving. ...
Is there any way that users of WikiAnswers can provide feedback to the administrators about the site?
Sure. You can write an email to WikiAnswers@Answers.com. The Administrators welcome feedback and would love to hear your ideas and suggestions. Many times this is how they get ideas for updates to the site. ...
Why are the answers not improving over time on WikiAnswers?
The answers are improving on a lot of questions. I think for the ones that aren't improving, they are getting less visitors, so there is less likelihood of someone making a good change. The wiki idea still holds... it is just a much, much different time and visitor scale than something like wikipedia. ...