Welcome to Patexia's Contest platform. If you are getting started on your first contest, or just want to review the submission process here is an overview of everything you need to know.
Here's the deal:
- We create the contests and post questions that explain what we’re looking for.
- You do the research and find references including journal articles, patents, or even product catalogues that answer the questions.
- Submit a winning reference and we’ll send some cash your way!
This guide will take you through the process step by step.
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A Few Final Points
We offer multiple ways to discover new Contests we’ve posted. You can view the full list, subscribe to our weekly email notification, follow interest groups to receive tailored email notifications, or simply subscribe to the RSS feed.
From successful contestants we’ve gathered some tips that have worked well including: build your search using concepts from the questions, use the filing or publication date to filter your results, and make sure you’ve covering all the questions. Check out some more tips here.