Knoowy is an online platform where students help each other with their studies. At Knoowy, one can sell and buy homemade documents from other students, or you can offer services where you help other students with specific study problems.
Knoowy is especially developed for students. In fact, at Knoowy you will find two types of users; Students who offer lecture notes and study services, and students who are looking to buy documents or receive help with their studies. Or maybe ofcourse a combination of both.
To download a document you have to log in to your account. Navigate to the documnet you want to download and click the button to buy the document. You can now choose one of the four payment methods. Once the document is paid you can download it from the website.
You can enter your coupon code before checkout. Enter your code and the discount is automatically processed. You can use your coupon code only once. Use your code before checking out, because it is not possible to claim your discount after checkout.
When you buy a document at Knoowy, you may only use the document for own use. The copyright stays with the seller. Under no circumstances, without permission of the seller, it is permitted to multiply and spread the item in public.
People who have bought a document can download this immediately after the purchase. If this is not the case, then probably something went wrong with the purchasing process. Please contact us immediately and we will make sure, after checking your payment, that you receive your document as soon as possible.
You may sell every homemade study document at Knoowy. Most of the documents are summaries and notes of lectures and books. The most important condition of every document is that it must be homemade. You may not sell copies of other people's work, because that is considered plagiarism.
It’s important to promote your document with friends, classmates and other interested people. Promotion gets you more downloads, and thereby you earn more money. For more information about promotion, please take a look at our Promotion & Tips section.
Everyone may become a tutor at Knoowy. At Knoowy both students and professionals offer services to help students. Students for example are suitable to become a tutor when you excel in a particular subject in school. You don't need experience to become a tutor at Knoowy. When you're motivated and when you communicate clearly with possible clients, then lack of experience does not matter. In the end, the only thing that matters is whether or not you can help others studying.
At Knoowy you may choose for yourself what services to offer. Think of tutoring, thesis revision, and translating texts. These services may be suited for certain courses in school, but you can also add services for a wider audience.
When a student contacts you about a service, you are automatically noticed by email. When the students sends a message, it is preferred to answer as quickly as possible, and to complete the conversation via Knoowy messages. When it's clear what the problem of the tutor is, you can send an appropriate proposal. More information can be found at the how it works page.
At the moment it is not possible to reschedule appointments via Knoowy. When you do wish to help the student at another time, you need to settle this with the student. You can have the conversation about rescheduling via Knoowy.
You can determine the rate of the service yourself. Together with the student you agree upon a total price. Base your rate on your own experience, your level of education and reviews. 80% of earnings are paid to the tutor.
Before services can take place, students need to pay the amount due to Knoowy. Without payment the service cannot start. When the service starts, the payment is automatically released to the tutor's account. This way tutors do not need to be afraid of not getting paid.
At the moment it is not possible to reschedule appointments. When the moment does not suit you, please contact the tutor and ask to reschedule the service. The conversation of rescheduling can take place via Knoowy messages.
We encourage you to share your experience on the tutor's profile by leaving a review. Contact the tutor and try to mutually solve the problem. If that fails, Knoowy offers the opportunity to act as a mediator.
Payments are conducted safely through Knoowy. Knoowy offers different payment methods, including iDeal, Paypal and creditcard. Your payment to the tutor will be final when the service has started. You always get value for your money, because Knoowy offers a 100% satisfaction guarantee.