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Comment: Re:Ad revenue for contributors? Bad idea (Score 1) 272

by grand_it (#21699126) Attached to: Google's "Knol" Reinvents Wikipedia
I can see it now: people will just insert stubs (or copy articles from other sources) for subjects that are likely to be popular search terms, for the sole purpose of reaping the ad revenues.

I guess Google will have an easy way in finding articles copied from other sources. For what I've heard, they have a pretty big database of all the documents published on the net in various formats ;)

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