09/06 - Fun Friday!

Discussion in 'Daily mTurk HITs Threads' started by Melting Glacier, Sep 6, 2019.

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  1. Melting Glacier

    Melting Glacier PE: $30.01 - That's over $1.25/hour! ┬┴┤( ͡° ͜ʖ├┬┴

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  2. SRP

    SRP New Turker

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    SRP New Turker

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    SRP New Turker

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  5. Reyaanssh

    Reyaanssh New Turker

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    Albert Barber [A242UH5OIWRI8X] Search and collect data about venues - $0.10 | PANDA


    Underpaid

    Unrated

    Unacceptable
    $ / hour
    00:02:23 / completion time
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    Batches.
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    Blacklisted. I need to increase my rating to 99.90% but this only requester lowered my rating to below 95% by rejecting all my hits and not willing to help either way. Stay away!

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    To read Albert Barber's full profile check out TurkerView!
     
  6. THFYM

    THFYM Survey Slinger

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    [​IMG]

    Oof
     
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  7. morweeg

    morweeg Triple Double Certified Organic Batch Master

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    This is why we don't go ham on $3/hr work.
     
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  8. morweeg

    morweeg Triple Double Certified Organic Batch Master

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    Well, that and the fact that it pays fucking $3/hr.
     
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  9. A6_Foul_Out

    A6_Foul_Out Organic Meme Panda

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    No, guys, stop, the work is on the Amazon Mechanical Turk platform.

    That means it's good and I should be allowed to work on it and I have every right for the requester to approve all of my hits.
     
  10. morweeg

    morweeg Triple Double Certified Organic Batch Master

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    I mean, to be fair, if I'm doing work for someone I do want to be paid, even if I'm doing it at $3/hr.
     
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  11. Mothra

    Mothra Survey Slinger

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    If you're going to quote me verbatim, please provide an attribution.
     
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  12. Reyaanssh

    Reyaanssh New Turker

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    Thanks you for a response but I am a new turker.
     
  13. morweeg

    morweeg Triple Double Certified Organic Batch Master

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    Being new doesn't mean you have to accept being paid $3/hr.
     
  14. Reyaanssh

    Reyaanssh New Turker

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    I didn't know how much it pays hourly. It was a batch and I did it to increase my numbers.
     
  15. morweeg

    morweeg Triple Double Certified Organic Batch Master

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    You said you did enough of them to tank your approval to below 95%, which means you did multiple of them when you should've stopped after just one and realizing "hey, this takes too long." Also, don't do unknown hits as a new turker, you already have TVJS installed, so you should be able to see all those fine numbers hits flying by on your scraper that pay you more than $3/hr.
     
  16. THFYM

    THFYM Survey Slinger

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    Numbers are dumb. They're only cool when you can say "I have a million approved hits and no masters."

    Only 395k to go...
     
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  17. morweeg

    morweeg Triple Double Certified Organic Batch Master

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    I agree with this. People make such a big deal about having numbers or padding, but as long as you're actually doing the work right and not working for shady requesters, your approval rating should be fine and you should feel obligated to do work for trash underpaying requesters like MLD just to boost how many hits you have done.
     
  18. Reyaanssh

    Reyaanssh New Turker

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    How to get masters?
     
  19. THFYM

    THFYM Survey Slinger

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    Idk, but I heard it involves fellatio.
     
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  20. morweeg

    morweeg Triple Double Certified Organic Batch Master

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    On the night of the first new moon of the year, at exactly midnight you must sacrifice a turkey to our lord and savior, Jeff Bezos.
     
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