Frequently Asked Questions
1. What is Expertscolumn.com? ?
Expertscolumn.com is a writing platform where you can earn money by writing articles and leaving your feedback on other's articles. Apart from this, Expertscolumn provides wide array of social networking features for its members so that they can interact with one another and contribute to the community.
2. How do I earn money ?
You make money from your articles published on your blog as well as comments you leave on articles. From time to time, we also run contests that entitles you to win cash prizes from us. For articles that you post, we share revenue with you. The revenue is calculated on basis of views gained by your articles. There is no requirement for an Adsense account because you get paid for writing articles through Paypal or Net Banking.
3. What is the payment cycle and minimum payout limit ?
We pay twice every month i.e on 5th and 20th of every month. Payout limit is just $5.00.
4. What are various payment modes available?
We support Bank Transfer for Indian members and Paypal for Non Indian members.
5. What topics can I write upon ?
We support all such topics that can be classified as family safe.
6. How do I post articles after signing in to dashboard ?
First you need to add a new blog. You can not post articles without first creating a blog. You can add new blog by clicking on the "Add New Blog" button present inside your dashboard. Once your blog is created, you can start posting articles by filling the "Submit Article" form.
7. How do I create a blog?
After you login to your account, you see an option to 'Add New Blog' in the left sidebar. Just click on that option. A new window will load. Fill in all the details and click on Submit to create a blog. After your blog is created, you are ready to post your articles on that blog.
8. How long does it take to review an article?
We try to publish all eligible articles as soon as possible. However in case of few articles, it may take some extra time reviewing them. But we do make sure that no article takes more than 3 days to get reviewed.
9. What is the minimum length for an article to qualify for publishing?
200 words is our minimum acceptable length for articles except for Poetry which should be of 120 words atleast.
10. Can I write on any topic?
Yes, you can write on any topic as long as it complies with our Writing Guidelines
11. How much do I earn from articles?
We can't disclose an exact rate that you will be earning at. However we would like to tell you that it depends upon how many views your articles are generating and where your traffic is coming from. For example, more the visitors coming from search engines, more will be your earnings. Similarly traffic from countries like USA, Canada, Australia and European countries will result in higher earnings. We do not accept bot traffic and strictly ban users doing so.
12. How to add other members as friends ?
You can add members as friends by visiting their profile page.