Frequently Asked Questions
Here are some frequently asked questions. Please read Submit Writing
for further information. Feel free to write to us if you need help, or have any query.
- Is it free to submit pieces of writing?
- How do I switch from one language to another?
- Do I have to register to post comments?
- Do you send many newsletters?
- Someone is using this section to send you spam
- I need help to submit my piece of writing.
- Something is not working properly.
- Do you offer any other advertising options?
- Can I upload my photo?
- Are authors included in the searches?
- Can I use a pseudonym?
- Is it free to update an article?
- Can I include an image in a piece of writing?
- Are the pieces of writing approved automatically?
- Can I submit a piece of writing in several languages?
- Can I include meta tags?
- How can a page be displayed in the language I wish?
- Can I use accents in the searches?
Is it free to submit pieces of writing?
If you are a writer, it is absolutely free for you. If you are company that is looking for promotion, you will have to make a one-time payment of fifteen euros via Paypal or wire transfer. Please note that you can link to your site in both cases. You can also include your telephone number and/or address. Furthermore, we have a couple of paid options: featured authors and pieces of writing. Featured authors are displayed in the three languages on the home page of this section. This costs ten euros a month. Featured pieces of writing are shown in the right language on the home page of this section. This costs five euros a month.
How do I switch from one language to another?
There are three main categories: Català, Castellano and English, and each category has subcategories. The interface will be displayed in the language of the category or subcategory you select. For example, if you wish to read poems in Catalan, we understand that you speak Catalan.
Do I have to register to post comments?
No, you do not, but they will have to be validated so as to avoid improper comments. This make take a week or longer.
Do you send many newsletters?
No, we do not. You may never receive any. We will use this alternative if we have something important to say. Furthermore, you can uncheck this option.
Someone is using this section to send you spam.
Please write to us. If you do not wish to receive any comments from your readers, enter your account, and uncheck the proper box.
I need help to submit my piece of writing.
Please write to us. Do not use Hotmail accounts to contact us, or you will receive no reply.
Something is not working properly.
Please write to us, and tell us what went wrong so that we can fix it.
Do you offer any other advertising options?
Yes, we do. Please visit Static Adverts and Advertising Services.
Can I upload my photo?
Yes, you can. Once you have signed up, and your email has been verified, you will be allowed to log in and upload your photo.
Are authors included in the searches?
No, they are not. Only the pieces of writing are taken into consideration. Please notice that words that have fewer than three characters are ignored.
Can I use a pseudonym?
Yes, you can. Your readers will see it instead of your real name.
Is it free to update an article?
It is free for writers, but not for companies. They will have to pay two euros for every update.
Can I include an image in a piece of writing?
Yes, you can, but please notice that if the image is uploaded on to our server, companies will have to pay two euros per image uploaded.
Are the pieces of writing approved automatically?
No, they are not. Every piece of writing will be read first, and if adequate, it will be published.
Can I submit a piece of writing in several languages?
Yes, you can write an article and translate it into Catalan, Castilian or English. We only publish pieces of writing in those three languages.
Can I include meta tags?
Yes, you can, and they will also be taken into account in the searches.
How can a page be displayed in the language I wish?
You only need to add one of the following: ?idioma=Catala or ?idioma=Castellano or ?idioma=English. For example, http://www.polseguera.com/writers/english_4.html?idioma=Catala
Can I use accents in the searches?
The search utility is accent-sensitive, which means that e and é will be treated differently.
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