PREsearch: Node Operator Reward 2nd Month

PREsearch: Node Operator Reward 2nd Month

By tomoyan | tomoyan | 1 May 2021


First month node OP reward (PRE) was pretty much garbage 💩💩💩 I ran a pre node for a month and received only 17 PRE for the 1st month which was about $1. I had to pay server fee for $10 so I was PREtty disappointed.

You can read my 1st month reward here.

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But then things have improved the 2nd month!

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This is my 2nd month on node reward ☝️

Dev team had a bunch of releases and they fixed a lot of things and node operator reward improved a little bit so this 2nd month, I earned 61 PRE for running a node and it was about $5
It wasn't a lot of increase, and I still can't pay for my server cost so I am still in red.

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But maybe it will get better next month?

Claiming PRE

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It is easy just "Claim Now" and there is no claim fee or transaction fee or anything. It will be added to the "Available to Stake" Your "Savings Account"

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I am going to HODL on to it but if you want to you can withdraw from there. (but it seems like a huge delay on this process though)

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They have been talking about improving on withdraw process which is moving to a different blockchain or something so be sure to check out the weekly updates 👇

Love the updated dashboard and stats

Here is my node stats.

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And they even added the details page

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If you are interested in running a node, Reliability Score and Latency Score are the most important key elements to receive more search requests (seems like) which lead to more rewards.
I am running my node on a cloud server so I am not sure how to improve these scores but if you know something, please let me know.

If you don't have a lot of PRE staked on your node, reward will be PREtty low, but if you are running on your own machine, you would do OK I think, but right now, I wouldn't recommend running it on cloud unless you don't mind losing money...🤣

BUT nodes are still running on the testnet

so when they migrate the nodes to mainnet, result could be improved a lot? I heard they are going to run a bot on testnet or feed some mainnet traffic to the testnet or something so we will see how that is going to work out next month.

PREtty excited about that!

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