Are you good at writing crisp, concise how-to content? Then you may now have a chance for your writing to feature at Dummies.com
Knol is Google’s tool for sharing knowledge content online. Dummies.com is known for its interesting and simple how-to content. Now both Knol and Dummies.com have teamed up, so that your Knol pages, if selected, might feature on Dummies.com. In this process, you might become popular and earn good money too!
A very nice point about this contest is for you to choose your own how-to topic and subject. But this might also make it a tough competition, given the huge variety of subjects. Submissions are open through March 23rd, 2009.
Check out the contest page, to know more details.
Knol is pretty much like Wikipedia but there are a few significant differences. Digital Inspiration should help you get started fast, if you are new to Knol.
Google Knol – Quick Start Guide
The Difference Between Google Knol & Wikipedia Encyclopedia