PandA is probably a term you hear being thrown around a lot by many workers and members of this forum, but what does it mean? PandA is an acronym for PreviewandAccept and the term comes from the URL manipulation that is needed in order to "panda" hits. By panda'ing hits, you can auto accept a hit without previewing it first. Let's take a look at what a regular hit on mturk looks like when you're previewing it: By adding andaccept inbetween "preview" and the question mark, the HIT link is now a "panda" link. Which looks like this: What this means is that by refreshing that PandA link , the hit will be automatically accepted into your queue instead of you just previewing it. The HIT will end up in your mTurk Queue located here Why is this important? With the addition of an auto refreshing extension for your browser, you can quickly accept HITs on mTurk and get the most out of HITs that are posting at that particular moment! Here are some popular autorefresh extensions for download Easy Auto Refresh for Google Chrome ReloadEvery for Firefox Bonus information There are other tools created by some of our members that help you panda hits automatically as they come through on mTurk. Two of these popular tools are Turkmaster and Hit Scraper Guide ____________________________________________________________________________________ Contact any requester on mTurk The last custom URL trick is a method that allows you to contact ANY requester on mTurk. Very simple put, you can use the following URL to contact any requester with a valid requester ID: Code: https://www.mturk.com/mturk/contact?subject=Regarding+Amazon+Mechanical+Turk+HIT&requesterId=REPLACEWITHREQUESTERID Replace the last part of the URL with the requesters ID. This ID number for requesters can be found either on mTurk or by using TurkOpticon's built in search feature. This above content is written by ZinGy and copyrighted to http://www.mturkgrind.com. Please contact me for permission to use on other websites.