is an abstracts searching engine, established at May 2005, in order to achieve ambitious goal - summarizing the human knowledge. Shvoong brings abstracts and summaries of Science-articles, books (literature), Web-sites and Newspapers - in 34 languages, in order to make the long story (of human knowledge) short. At present, no tool exists that responds to the vital need for summarization. All internet search-engines repeatedly refer surfers back to the raging whirlpool of a disheartening surplus of information. Shvoong intends to throw a lifeline to those who are drowning in this stormy ocean of overloaded words. Principles: 1
. The objective of shvoong is to be the largest content site in the world, by summarizing all that has been written throughout human history in the areas of literature and scientific research (Natural Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities, Medicine, Low, Economics, Engineering etc.). 2
. The site offers its abstracts free of charge for readers. 3
. The Content comes from Scientific Magazines, Publishers, Universities, Content websites and random writers, all in return to royalties! 4
. In addition, the site offers to the content owners enhancement of traffic (new clients) and PR, all for free. 5
. Payments are made from the income generated from the advertisements on the website. (Shvoong shares 10 percents from its revenues, with the writers\content-owners).
. Each abstract in shvoong contains a link to the source (original full text, writer site, publisher, or to sites through which the source may be prefer). 7
. The key for sharing profits is number of views, monitoring by the shvoong system. 8
. The users are invited to translate the abstracts to their own languages, also for royalties (5% for translator, 5% for the original writer) with effective translation tools. This Feature makes all text translated into 34 different languages around the world. riefly:
Shvoong makes the abstract as a new tool for creating huge traffic, having free PR and earning real money. Till shvoong none use the short texts - the abstracts in the beginning of the articles - as a tool of creating profits. What they, shvoong.com, suggest, is to make the abstracts not only available introduction, but an effective tool for benefits without any investment.