//Publish Protocol Reward System

Publish Protocol Reward System

Reward systemThe reward system rewards community participants — namely Producers, Community Editors, and Consumers — for actions that promote the vitality of the PUBLISHprotocol ecosystem.Community participants within the PUBLISHprotocol ecosystemConsumersConsumers, or readers, read and comment on new articles. Consumers can be rewarded in tokens when visiting a site, reading articles, leaving comments, upvoting and downvoting content, sharing content, and staking tokens. Consumers may also be compensated for pointing out errors in published articles. Consumers are generally required to stake a certain number of tokens in order to be compensated for these actions.ProducersProducers are journalists or reporters who produce news content. To submit a news item, Producers must stake a certain number of tokens. There are two ways in which Producers can receive NEWS tokens: if an article is published and if an article is upvoted by consumers.Community EditorsCommunity editors earn reward tokens by editing news content. To become a community editor, applicants must stake a designated amount of NEWS tokens and meet a minimum set of criteria. Once approved as a community editor, tokens may be unstaked at any time. However, in order to perform editing activities, staking is required.

Reward system

The reward system rewards community participants — namely Producers, Community Editors, and Consumers — for actions that promote the vitality of the PUBLISHprotocol ecosystem.

Community participants within the PUBLISHprotocol ecosystem

Consumers

Consumers, or readers, read and comment on new articles. Consumers can be rewarded in tokens when visiting a site, reading articles, leaving comments, upvoting and downvoting content, sharing content, and staking tokens. Consumers may also be compensated for pointing out errors in published articles. Consumers are generally required to stake a certain number of tokens in order to be compensated for these actions.

Producers

Producers are journalists or reporters who produce news content. To submit a news item, Producers must stake a certain number of tokens. There are two ways in which Producers can receive NEWS tokens: if an article is published and if an article is upvoted by consumers.

Community Editors

Community editors earn reward tokens by editing news content. To become a community editor, applicants must stake a designated amount of NEWS tokens and meet a minimum set of criteria. Once approved as a community editor, tokens may be unstaked at any time. However, in order to perform editing activities, staking is required.