Answers Now formally known as Yahoo! A user can be a Top Contributor in a maximum of 3 categories. One journalist observed that the structure Yahoo! However, the asker can choose to pick a best answer for the question after a minimum of one hour. A user can be represented by a picture from various internet avatar sites or a user-made graphic uploaded to replace their default Yahoo graphic. At one time, the community could vote for the best answer among the posted answers; but that option was disabled in March 2014. The points system is weighted to encourage users to answer questions and to limit questions. Avatars was discontinued in 2012.
The list of Top contributors is updated every Monday. The toy was a battery-operated, dancing, musical plush hamster clothed in a karate uniform. Archived from on May 1, 2012. Users can lose this badge if they do not maintain their level of participation. Deletion may be appealed: an unsuccessful appeal receives a 10-point penalty; a successful one reinstates the post and reduces the 'trust rating' reporting power of the reporter. At the beginning of 2006, the green smiley face was replaced by the cartoon Yamster clad in a karate uniform.
Answers provides, particularly the persistence of inaccuracies, the inability to correct them, and a point structure that rewards participation more readily than accuracy, all indicate that the site is oriented towards encouraging use of the site, not offering accurate answers to questions. Answers' reputation of being a source of entertainment rather than a fact based question and answer platform, and for the reliability, validity, and relevance of its answers. Answers, in addition to YouTube. Archived from on March 6, 2008. During the , , , , and posted questions on Yahoo! The site does not have a system that filters the correct answers from the incorrect answers.
Come Oath, anche i suoi partner potrebbero mostrarti annunci che ritengono corrispondenti ai tuoi interessi. Answers is available in 12 languages, but several Asian sites operate a different platform which allows for non-Latin characters. Answers is handled by a user moderation system, where users report posts that are in breach of guidelines or the Terms of Service. Answers is not very deep. Out of these, none have an official status.
The number of poorly formed questions and inaccurate answers has made the site a target of ridicule. The is a regular user on Yahoo!. To open an account, a user needs a Yahoo! Answers is a community-driven or a from , that allows users to both submit questions to be answered and answer questions asked by other users. Answers staff may also award extra points if they are impressed with a user's contributions. University of Michigan News Service.
Before April 2014 users were also able to vote for a best answer if the asker did not choose one, but this was discontinued. Answers established an upper limit to curb spam and unproductive answers. Utilizziamo queste informazioni anche per mostrarti annunci relativi a film simili che potresti voler vedere in futuro. Before April 20, 2012, users levels 5 and above could give an unlimited number of questions, answers, and comments. During beta testing of Yahoo! Ken was named as one of 's most influential people online in 2016. If the best answer chosen is wrong or contains problematic information, the only chance to give a better or correct answer will be the next time the same question is asked. The number of poorly formed questions and inaccurate answers has made the site a target of ridicule.
Questions are initially open to answers for four days. A 2008 study found that Yahoo! Archived from on November 16, 2009. As of November 2009 , the history of Yamster, complete with photos of the toy, was available on the Yahoo! Archived from on November 17, 2009. India included a question from , the President of India at that time. Oath e i nostri partner hanno bisogno del tuo consenso per accedere al tuo dispositivo e utilizzare i tuoi dati inclusi quelli di posizione per comprendere i tuoi interessi, fornirti annunci personalizzati e valutarli. The older answer will likely get higher priority in search engines.
The mascot is also used as an avatar for Yahoo! Archived from on November 10, 2009. Archived from on December 10, 2005. Answers itself indicate that Yahoo! Oath ti fornirà inoltre annunci personalizzati sui prodotti dei partner. Answers mascot is a cartoon hamster called Yamster. In extreme, but rare cases for a Terms of Service violation , the abuser's entire Yahoo! Ad esempio, quando cerchi un film, utilizziamo le informazioni della tua ricerca e la tua posizione per mostrarti i cinema più pertinenti vicini a te. Answers attracts a large number of.