Frequently Asked Questions

Aug 12, 19

What is Honest?

Our mission is to get people paid for creating an insightful, valuable and unique content online. We want to give people a different and non ad-based monetization strategy for their content. Honest is a community of insightful writers and creatives who value different perspectives that empower one another to share their knowledge and opinions.

How do I get started using Honest?

Honest works by having the community publish content and discuss it online. Honest delivers you answers and content from people that create  insightful, valuable and unique online.

1. Use your feed to tell Honest what profiles you want to follow and what topics you are interested in. When you follow people, you will see posts and answers posted be these people in your feed.

2. Write content. Other will be able to upvote it by tipping you.

3. Create premium content that has a paywall required to read it.

4. Discover and upvote new content. If you promote it and others upvote it as well, you earn.

How can I earn for creating content?

You can create good content and other users will tip you if they like your work. You can also split your content into free and a premium sections. You will receive earnings once someone purchases the premium section or upvotes your content.

How do I earn for finding good content?

You can earn Bitcoin Cash by voting on good content early. Each vote costs 10¢ and the payment goes to earlier voters and the creator. If many people vote on the same content after you, you profit.

Read more about this feature here: https://honest.cash/honest_cash/new-on-honest-cash-get-paid-for-upvoting-and-promoting-good-content-early-on-127.

When will I get paid?

Honest does not have any rules (such as payout threshold, KYC etc.) on payouts. If someone upvotes your content or purchases premium content from you, your wallet will immediately be credited.

Does Honest have any control over my funds?

Honest does not have an access to your wallet. We do not store any information about your private keys that are required to have a control over the funds.

Are funds stored on Honest safe?

Your funds are as safe as your password. The wallet key (mnemonic or recovery phase) is encrypted using a hashed version of your password. If your password or your private keys have been comprised, you should restart your wallet and change the password immediately.

How can I earn for generating discussion?

You can earn Bitcoin Cash by commenting on a content. Each content can be upvoted. Users who write responses can earn Bitcoin Cash from tips.

How can I earn from tips?

There are three ways to earn Bitcoin Cash from tips: People can tip you on the user page, they can tip you on your content, or they can tip you on your responses.

Does Honest charge fees?

- Honest does not receive any fees for upvote transactions. - Honest receives 20% on every purchase of premium section in posts.

Does Honest work with cryptocurrency?

Honest works with the Bitcoin Cash blockchain (BCH). Bitcoin Cash is a cryptocurrency, peer-to-peer electronic cash and a payment network. It allows fast and cheap micro transactions. Read more about Bitcoin Cash here.

Is the content saved on blockchain?

The content is not saved on blockchain. Honest is firstly, and foremost about content monetization and rewarding quality content online.

Any other questions?

Please contact us at info@honest.cash or write your questions in comments.

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12 Aug 19 04:04

Also, when can we expect a mobile app on Android?

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12 Aug 19 03:58

Can we have a setting to change the amount each upvote costs like on Memo.cash? @Honest_Cash

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6 Aug 19 11:50

How to earn up voting no response for me =(

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23 Jul 19 04:39

How do i delete a post

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30 Jul 19 03:27

Currently there is not a way to delete your posts. You can edit the posts though and add a comment like [Deleted by author].

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23 Jul 19 02:08

Hello???

apparently my wallet address changed somehow in the last 2 weeks and just backed the Mnemonic phrase but not the WIF....now I don't seem to be able to recover my balance/

HELP!!!

If it's from Honest.Cash dev better

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30 Jul 19 03:28

Did you forget your password and reset your account? If so it will create a new wallet for security you will need to restore the old one before proceeding.

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30 Jul 19 04:11

Nope, the problem seems to have solved it itself after logout and login again, either doing that allowed to reload my old wallet with the Mnemonic Phrase or something else got reset in the process.

Haven't had that issue again since.

Thanks anyway :)

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12 Jul 19 07:53

How do I delete a post?

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28 May 19 11:59

Love it…..its a very good opportunity for people to start earning without much stress

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15 May 19 05:30

very nice opportunity give us . I think this is learning and earning programme.

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11 May 19 06:12

I'd find it much preferable if one could select the tipping amount for a certain article. Personally I'd easily tip a few dollars for a quality article, but a mere 10 cents upvote just seems like a waste of time. And I don't see any other ways to tip here, though supposedly there are QR codes below articles and tipping a profile should be somehow possible. But I don't see these options.

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18 Apr 19 12:34

Your settings page is broken on all browsers - just see a loading spinner. I’m trying to unsubscribe to your emails. I can’t find your contact details anywhere - your help menu item takes me to this blog like page.

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23 Feb 19 04:08

Seems great, wish upvoting was a bit cheaper tho

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10 Feb 19 05:08

Can i know when rewards are payed out ?

like in steemit we have 7 day period & here is there any period for that ?

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10 Feb 19 10:28

The payments are peer-to-peer and happen without any intermediary. You receive bitcoin from the upvote transactions as soon as the transaction is broadcasted.

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1 Mar 19 05:15

Instant Reward P2P, No waiting like steemit.

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17 Jan 19 12:40

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11 Jan 19 09:39

I love the concept, however I am new here and have yet to explore the content.

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11 Dec 18 07:32

What is meant by uncensorable? Should the content be written to the blockchain or is it done in a different way?

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18 Jan 19 12:07

When you publish a post, it is not automatically recorded in the blockchain, but the platform shows you the option to record it in the Bitcoin Cash blockchain in the bottom of your post once it has been published.

I think this is the best possible way, especially because who decides that your post is recorded in the blockchain is yourself (other users do not have access to the option to record third-party content in the blockchain).

In my opinion, that is an advantage over purely onchain social networks like Steemit, where in my opinion, the content (natively) ceases to be purely your property, because you can not delete it and you are limited to the possibility of editing it. .

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26 Nov 18 05:29

As soon as I posted my first story, the pop up message of success posting appeared on the right upper corner as usual but I think it should disappear in a few seconds so if the user want to write more content or go to their profile they could click on the options which were covered by this pop up which was actually not disappearing so to access those options I had to refresh the page, Please dev team check this.

And thank you for this plateform, let's hope for a great success to all of us.

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