wikiHow vs. eHow: Is The Wiki Way Better Than Content Farms?

In the long run, it’s apparent that Google will consider this stuff low quality content.  So how does this play out?  I’m not sure I want to set up a company that will be directly battling Google’s army of smart engineers.

“When I ran eHow,” Herrick told us via email, “we produced content in a manner somewhat similar to the way Demand Studios does today (although at a much, much smaller scale.)” However Herrick ultimately became frustrated with that model when he realized that “it would fill the web with a bunch of mediocre content.”

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