I don’t use Quora, I play it.

February 14, 2011 § 3 Comments

By: Kartik Ayyar

I have never enjoyed writing.

I’ve never particularly been a heavy user of social networks either.

Yet, over the last year, I’ve written a fair amount on Quora and I’ve become fascinated by Quora despite being mostly immune to the charms of many other web based services.

I found myself asking the question “Why is Quora so addictive?”

How can a mere inanimate internet service empower me to crystallize floating thoughts in my head in a form suitable for writing and make my fingers convert them into answers?
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