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    Had to laugh at this google ad

    Sorry I did feel this was funny when I saw this google ad.
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    Quote Originally Posted by russdev View Post
    Sorry I did feel this was funny when I saw this google ad.
    I've only got 12 online on my display

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    I had to give it a bit of a try ...

    So, you have x number or technicians/engineers online at a time, ready to answer a question posed for an amount of money. Strangely enough I can't opt for £0.

    I wonder how you get to be one of their engineers? Tempted to join up and then offer the answers for free and point the person over here. Still, everyone has to earn a buck or two I suppose ...

    Does anything think that the Experts Exchange model has now split into Free and Bloomin' Expensive?

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    Quote Originally Posted by GrumbleDook View Post
    I had to give it a bit of a try ...

    So, you have x number or technicians/engineers online at a time, ready to answer a question posed for an amount of money. Strangely enough I can't opt for £0.

    I wonder how you get to be one of their engineers? Tempted to join up and then offer the answers for free and point the person over here. Still, everyone has to earn a buck or two I suppose ...

    Does anything think that the Experts Exchange model has now split into Free and Bloomin' Expensive?
    This is how (strangely enough I looked myself before reading this post!)
    JustAnswer - Expert Registration

    I didn't sign up in the end as I wimped out, and also figured I probably wouldn't have the time to earn money!

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    Quote Originally Posted by GrumbleDook View Post

    Does anything think that the Experts Exchange model has now split into Free and Bloomin' Expensive?
    It's free to read any of the answers, without being a member nowadays, which I thought kind of defeated the point!?

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    Quote Originally Posted by ascott2 View Post
    It's free to read any of the answers, without being a member nowadays, which I thought kind of defeated the point!?
    Is it?

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    Yea, it is. Google the title of either of those 2 problems, then click the link on google, scroll down to the bottom and you'll see the solution.

    Steve

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    steveg got there first!

    Yeah, after all the guff about signing up you can just read all the answers beneath!

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    It's less depressing then seeing ads for dating sites. I seemed to be stalked by the bloody things.



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