Google is a company fueled by innovation, which to us means trying lots of new things all the time Since its birth, Google has conquer everything in SE world. People started calling Google GOD in SE world.
Experts started believing that he only makes world class product until Google Answers. Despite its moderate success, Google Answers did catch the eye of the company’s competitors. Yahoo launched its own Q and A service last year, which has proven to be quite popular. Yahoo took a different approach, however, dropping the fees and relying on users to answer questions out of goodwill, much like the online encyclopedia Wikipedia.
Google has decided to close ts answers service after four years in operation. From the end of this week it will no longer respond to questions submitted to the Google Answers site. Google Answers provided a way for users to pose questions and set a price for how much the answer would be worth to them. Others from around the world could then answer the question, and receive payment, with Google taking 50 cents as a listing fee.
The search giant says over 800 individuals participated in the service, but it’s audience was quite niche and Google Answers failed to achieve mainstream adoption in the more-than four years it has been around.
A Google spokesperson told El Reg that the decision to close Google Answers was not motivated by financial concerns but that the site had simply served its purpose and that it was time to move on.
So can we say that the Google dominance is over. Lets see…