Frequently asked questions about reselling SuperMemo

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This list was started on Jan 1, 1998. Last modified:

Question:
Can I get exclusivity for selling SuperMemo in my home country?
Answer:
As a rule SuperMemo World does not grant exclusivity for reselling SuperMemo in any country. However, the reseller may enhance his local standing by providing his own copyrighted materials in the local language, producing localized manuals, local CD-ROM mastering and replication, etc.


Question:
If I write my own learning material for SuperMemo, can I sell it to SuperMemo World?
Answer:
Yes. Write to konrad@super-memory.com. We can also resell your material. See: Submissions to SuperMemo Library


Question:
Can I sell SuperMemo products using my own packaging?
Answer:
Yes. This is the recommended option. You can produce the materials that best fit your local market and you can save on shipment costs.


Question:
What is the quantity discount on Advanced English 97 CD-ROMs?
Answer:
Standardly the pricing is as follows:

2 pairs $40
3-5 pairs $35
6-9 pairs $30
10-49 pairs $25
50-99 pairs $20
100 pairs and more $15

Question:
What are the conditions of getting a link to my page about SuperMemo from
the front page of the SuperMemo Website?
Answer:
It is enough that your page provides quality information about SuperMemo in your local language. You do not even have to participate in reselling the program. Link to your page should not be a distraction for those who might otherwise not read the material from the English site. So the quality is the primary factor


Question:
Can I save on selling bare SuperMemo CD-ROMs as opposed to selling full packages?
Answer:
Yes.


Question:
How difficult is it to adapt Advanced English 97 to local needs?
Answer:
For European languages, Advanced English 97 can be adapted with little cost and effort. Local interface for SuperMemo can be produced in 10 minutes. Translations of items can be created interactively in the course and the first 1000 or 2000 items can be translated in a week by a capable translator. For more see: Translating Advanced English.


Question:
Who pays for advertising SuperMemo?
Answer:
Advertising SuperMemo in non-Internet media is considered optional. Unless specifically agreed with SuperMemo World, advertising is paid for by the local reseller?


Question:
Is it possible to produce one's own multimedia CD-ROM with SuperMemo 98?
Answer:
Yes. All you need is: (1) a multimedia content, (2) license for placing SuperMemo 98 on your CD-ROM, (3) sufficient funds to replicate your collection at a CD-ROM manufacturer (about $500 for small releases). We can also do the development and production for you!.


Question:
Do you have an academic version of SuperMemo?
Answer:

No. We make it possible for students to get SuperMemo in return for writing material for SuperMemo Library. Many collections from the MegaMix CD-ROMs have been created this way

Question:
If I use SuperMemo to author/deliver business training programs, am I required to purchase a separate copy of SuperMemo for each computer the training is delivered on?
Answer:

No. You can use various forms of site licensing
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