This article shows the Pros and cons of fileserve, a file sharing site like filesonic. This article also contains detailed review of fileserve as compared to filesonic and other file sharing sites.
Fileserve is yet another file sharing site like filesonic, rapidshare, megaupload etc. Fileserve pays upto $25 per 1000 downloads. Fileserve pays users from all countries, but the pay rates are different for all countries depending on the group they are in. Countries are divided into 4 groups as categorized below :-
Group A - United States, United Kingdom, Canada.
Group B - France, Germany, Spain, Portugal, Italy, Denmark, Sweden, Switzerland, Netherlands, Norway, Ireland, Finland, Australia, New Zealand.
Group C - Russia, Austria, Poland, Romania, Hungary, Czech Republic, Belgium, Latvia, Estonia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Slovenia, Slovakia, Cyprus, Sierra Leone, Liechtenstein, Bulgaria, Greece, Turkey, Iran, Japan, Singapore, Malaysia, South Africa, Qatar, Bahrain, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Brazil, Oman, Malta, Gibraltar.
Group D - All others.
Given below is the table which represents the earnings according to the download size and country groups :-
FileServe rates for each 1,000 download of your files
Size / Country* A B C D
1-50 MB $3.00 $2.00 $1.00 $0.50
50-100 MB $8.00 $6.00 $4.00 $1.25
100-200 MB $15.00 $13.00 $10.00 $3.00
200-450 MB $20.00 $17.00 $14.00 $4.00
450-2048 MB $25.00 $22.00 $17.00 $5.00
*The table displays the rewards of where your downloads are coming from and not where you are geographically located at.
The table above clearly demonstrates the pay scale per 1000 downloads according to country groups and file size. Countries from Group "A" receive the highest pay rates per 1000 downloads whereas the countries from group "D" receive the lowest pay rates per 1000 downloads.
1] Fileserve pays for all countries as shown in the above table.
2] Your earnings in fileserve are not based on any levels like other sites. This is a nice feature for fileserve users.
3] Fileserve offers Remote upload plugins for most of the leading sites which is again a very nice feature. This means you can upload files from other file hosts to fileserve account through Remote upload.
4] Fast and effective support. They Value their customers and users which is a good sign.
5] In fileserve you earn money through sales and downloads at the same time. Some File sharing sites like filesonic allow you to use only one option for earning. Fileserve users can earn more money than other file sharing sites because of this option.
6] They provide detailed statistics.
1] Remote uploading is quite slower as compared to other file sharing sites. Status of files in upload process always shows pending.
2] statistics Often lag behind by a day or two but it does not have any effect on your earnings. Your earnings will never be compromised due to this defect.
3] You need to rename every single file and renaming every single file each time is really frustrating.
4] At times, file URL’s are not accepted in remote upload even if they are correct. It can be overcome by renaming files on remote servers if possible.
5] File manager needs to be more sophisticated and improved as per user requirement.
6] Filesonic to Fileserve remote uploading is blocked.
I hope that readers will find this review very helpful and informative. This review will definitely help readers to compare features of fileserve with other file sharing sites and also help them to choose the best one according to their needs.