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Freelance writer. Broad perspective on life, the world ... and very fond of giraffes.

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      • So boring - another content thief
        21

        So boring - another content thief

        5 years ago

        This site : http://www.imfirst.info/ is another one filled with hubs, Ezines and goodness knows what else. I've seen quite a few hubber's content on it, mine included.Knock yourselves out, if you can be bothered

      • What is wrong with income on HP?
        59

        What is wrong with income on HP?

        5 years ago

        I ask because I am currently experiencing yet another traffic surge. I've gone from 200+ views per day to in excess of 1600. Yet the income remains pretty darn poor.I've brought this up more than once and I have to say...

      • Check your hubs (if you want to) on ...
        4

        Check your hubs (if you want to) on ...

        5 years ago

        prenatalpaternity.net/tag/petua-mudah-mengandungCopy and past the above. There's some of my stuff on there, may well be some of yours.Merry bloody Christmas eh

      • Amazon on HP  - I can't join my accounts together
        84

        Amazon on HP - I can't join my accounts together

        5 years ago

        Can I?I have a couple of smaller accounts. As Amazon currently operates, my earnings go into one pot. From what I can understand, that won't happen once HP take over my Amazon. Or am I wrong?If I'm not, why not? I am...

      • Why is the Amazon switch mandatory?
        100

        Why is the Amazon switch mandatory?

        5 years ago

        *apologies if in the wrong sub-forum*It's a very very simple question. I'm not supposing the answer is equally simple. I'm kinda hoping that if an answer is forthcoming, no one is (HP team/hubbers) going to say 'if you...

      • So HubPages
        15

        So HubPages

        5 years ago

        Would any of the team care to look at my account and try and work out what the goddamn is going on?I'm happy to share my stats with you direct. I had an 8 day (massive) surge in October. Then flatlined. Now it's...

      • Page Views
        5

        Page Views

        5 years ago

        Just wondering if something in the HP system is seriously out of whack? HP stats are showing as being almost 4 times the amount of 'actual' views. Analytics shows another drop, roughly 30%, of what they were over the...

      • I know why Google hates us!
        10

        I know why Google hates us!

        6 years ago

        They need our hubbers' content. There ya go. In order for Google Knol authors to produce the type of content that Google deem valid, they need to thieve from HubPages Duplicate Content - Copyright TheftNB: At least...

      • Subdomain Request?
        9

        Subdomain Request?

        6 years ago

        I just went to my account and noticed a new message at the top of the account screen 'claim your subdomain now'.Curious, I clicked on it. I had to answer a security question (did so) and the next screen informed me that...

      • HP Generated Revenue
        12

        HP Generated Revenue

        6 years ago

        I would like some kind of understanding with relation to the following please:Having swapped to using the subdomains across my accounts (all hubs now indexed some days back), I have upwards of double the traffic I had...

      • Stupid is as stupid does
        39

        Stupid is as stupid does

        6 years ago

        Watching various threads with (distant) interest, which of the following sentences represents how you see yourself:A'I have read Jung, Nietzsche, Descartes, therefore I am (rah rah rah)!'B'I have read Jung, Nietzsche,...

      • HubHopping - some things don't change
        78

        HubHopping - some things don't change

        6 years ago

        Having hubhopped for a wee while, I came across the usual dross. Low quality, spun content, copied content. Of the ones I hopped through, 7 (no avatar, profile info etc) had just joined and thrown up hasty hubs that...

      • Is there a thing that stops c and p going on?
        10

        Is there a thing that stops c and p going on?

        6 years ago

        I have a site to sort out (not mine) and as I'm going along sorting out the content, I got to wondering about that thing that you do that prevents copy and paste maneuvers.I don't actually know what that thing is, I...

      • E-commerce sites
        4

        E-commerce sites

        6 years ago

        I'm working on an ecommerce site. I have admin access etc. The site locks me out every 15 minutes. I spoke to the web designer who informs me that this is a security measure, that it's necessary. It's the height of...

      • Oh lordy lordy - Google ...
        5

        Oh lordy lordy - Google ...

        6 years ago

        Stop buggering about with making the keyword tool pretty and all Anyone else noticed new the interface theme thing? I'm looking at a ringbinder notebook. It's sat on a desktop (coooo fancy that) and there's even a bunch...

      • Where are the tags on hubs?
        8

        Where are the tags on hubs?

        6 years ago

        Is it me or have they vanished? I can't see them anywhere. That for a reason or a glitch? I was editing, noticed, checked others out and can't see them.

      • Google loves me. No. Really.
        27

        Google loves me. No. Really.

        6 years ago

        For the first time ever Google has emailed me to tell me (rather enthusiastically I might add) that they've paid me. Awesome. Normally what I earn from them just appears, as if by magic.Is this face of the new Google?...

      • Examples of kinetic energy conversion  please :)
        10

        Examples of kinetic energy conversion please :)

        6 years ago

        My daughter has driven me nuts with this all night, it's homework. I can't complete the list of 20 examples. I'm stoopid Oh and not that she is but her teacher teaches by rote. The kids don't get to explore or discover....

      • Huphopping religious content
        42

        Huphopping religious content

        6 years ago

        I still see this when hubhopping. I leave it alone as I'm always unsure of it. However I'm trying to work out, re duplicate content, as to whether this matches what I see.Often they're full of bible quotes, with the...

      • Google is getting uppity :)
        14

        Google is getting uppity :)

        6 years ago

        I can't imagine how many searches I've performed via google over the years and I've never ever got the message below before. I wasn't even searching like a demon, just asked it one simple thing. Instead of the returned...

      • Theist spam. Awesome :)
        4

        Theist spam. Awesome :)

        6 years ago

        I have a website that has nothing to do with god, gods, holy happenings, bibles, prayer, churches or miracles (no man will ever be found washing up on my website).It gets hit with spam. This one I'm...

      • Can anyone help?
        5

        Can anyone help?

        6 years ago

        I need some way of making headers. The type of software (or whatever you use) that you'd point an idiot at. I'm not talking ground breaking design stuff, just simple colors and text combos.In advance, thank you.If it...

      • Substandard Hubs
        14

        Substandard Hubs

        6 years ago

        As per Jasons advice, please can we have the flagging system revamped, re the message sent in accordance with the need to inform the hubber that their hub/s are classed as unsuitable for HP. There appears to be the need...

      • How much does it call to ring GoDaddy?
        7

        How much does it call to ring GoDaddy?

        6 years ago

        Because I'm on the 'phone, trying to call them and the bloody woman that inserts random waffle keeps telling me I have a 12 minute wait.If it costs me more to ask them something than it does to buy a domain I'm gonna...

      • Tempting fate :)
        3

        Tempting fate :)

        6 years ago

        I've been wanting a plastic dog bed for Boo. I haven't been able to justify spending upwards of 50 bucks. I figured one would turn up, free, sooner or later - sometimes life's like that.This morning I found one. Left by...

      • Mozilla Firefox makes you go bald
        26

        Mozilla Firefox makes you go bald

        6 years ago

        After another bout in the ring with the damn browser I emailed the folks that (I'm supposing) run the whole damn stupid show.I've done all the bug fixes, used it on different OS's, trawled the forums and still it...

      • Oh for crying out loud. Browsers are damn lightweights.
        15

        Oh for crying out loud. Browsers are damn lightweights.

        6 years ago

        Ok a while back I asked for advice re browsers. I ended up catching a nasty IE virus, which I couldn't rid myself of, so instead switched browsers.I used FF, Opera, Chrome.Great. Only FF isn't reliable (lags up,...

      • Help with second pc screen please
        5

        Help with second pc screen please

        6 years ago

        I recently got my hands on a second screen. Hooked it up to the laptop, all good.Now it's gone all funky on me. I can't seem to get the screen size (resolution?) spot on. My laptop is perfect, the stand alone screen all...

      • An early night. Who has them?
        18

        An early night. Who has them?

        6 years ago

        I don't, can't remember last time I had one.Tonight that changes - I'm in bed now. Tucked up, hot drink, fresh pajamas, the lot. I've had to justify it to myself though. Now why would that be? When we're kids and your...

      • Banned Because?
        7142

        Banned Because?

        5 years ago

        Awake in the wrong hours of the 24 hour clock, I was on a forum I drop by now and then. They run a really funny forum game whereby you dream up a very silly reason to ban the person above you.As we sometimes see bans...

      • Questions in accounts
        9

        Questions in accounts

        6 years ago

        I thought if you deleted them or answered one you got a break before another appeared? I deleted one (not appropriate), then got another straight away, answered it - then another one immediately appeared. That a glitch...

      • Let's see if positive thoughts really work :)
        20

        Let's see if positive thoughts really work :)

        6 years ago

        Having been around a couple of friends that have had the (damn) swine flu in the last few weeks, I'm wondering if I'm coming down with it or some kind of flu in general.I believe something is afoot due to the amount of...

      • A Question.
        24

        A Question.

        6 years ago

        I'm wondering why there's a political twist or religious slant to the HP forum threads. Even when there isn't really a point to slipping in one of the two - there they go ... appearing as if by magic.Do you guys sit...

      • You know you're getting old when ...
        113

        You know you're getting old when ...

        6 years ago

        ... you spend ten minutes trying to thread a needle before you give in, hunt out your glasses, use them and thread the first try.Actually, it should probably read 'it's time to acknowledge you need to use your glasses...

      • Why write on Hubpages?
        19

        Why write on Hubpages?

        6 years ago

        I have a great reason - over the time I've been here, I've slowly got to grips with a new way of writing, how to earn online and in short - I now earn enough to pay my rent, my household bills and still have enough left...

      • Sometimes I'm Half Embarrassed ...
        57

        Sometimes I'm Half Embarrassed ...

        6 years ago

        By the whinging on the forum. As time's gone by, I've felt less and less inclined to use the forum, help out, participate etc.Maybe I'm alone in my thinking but the p*ssing and moaning that goes on is cringe worthy and...

      • The Art Of Intelligent Debate
        19

        The Art Of Intelligent Debate

        6 years ago

        The hub - Inside The Mind Of A Socialist is an excellent example of what intelligent debate should be.You couldn't get a more opposing stance than that between a socialist and a capitalist - and yet here these two guys...

      • Catchpa
        4

        Catchpa

        6 years ago

        Ok for the last few days, every time I sign in the catchpa appears. It's becoming extremely irritating. Many of the words it throws out are hard to read, and of course any deviance and I have to re-enter my password and...

      • Sign In Catchpa?
        23

        Sign In Catchpa?

        6 years ago

        Another new thingy? Or am I just blessed with catchpa's coming out my ears?

      • One Hundred Dollar A day Hubs
        29

        One Hundred Dollar A day Hubs

        6 years ago

        Those who did one - where are you with yours?I did one, four months ago. Yesterday it made $4.85 on it's own. That's not a lot but were it doing just over double per day, I'd be really happy. I haven't back linked, I...

      • You Moved Something HP
        11

        You Moved Something HP

        6 years ago

        I just noticed you've moved the 'traffic sources' link to the right of its usual position. Any reason? Tidying up, adding something else? I just spent a few minutes wondering where it had gone only to find it was still...

      • What is this HP?
        39

        What is this HP?

        6 years ago

        The message shown below just appeared when I clicked on my account.Not sure how big it is. That normal? A new feature? Or a glitch? I can't remember seeing an announcement about questions appearing almost as a headline...

      • This question is not 100% hypothetical
        18

        This question is not 100% hypothetical

        6 years ago

        The hypothetical part:Say HP were cheesed off enough to think 'The religion sub-forum takes up too much valuable staff time, it's got to go'The non-hypothetical part:You spend most if not all of your time in the above...

      • How can Hubpages improve?
        90

        How can Hubpages improve?

        6 years ago

        Just wondering. So much ill will abounds in the forum, largely related to a couple of the sub forums. That aside, what would improve your hubpages experience? And no one can say 'shut down the forum' because we'd lose a...

      • Tweak Week
        14

        Tweak Week

        6 years ago

        Anyone ever spent time on a tweak week and seen positive results? Having looked over my hubs, I have many that languish yet could be doing much better in their niche.I have noticed a definite upswing since I took...

      • Finally I got on the internet :)
        23

        Finally I got on the internet :)

        6 years ago

        I got on the internet, finally! As in one that works, is stable and is sooooooooper fast. I had it before but it was so bad it was laughable. Don't use T-Mobile UK hubbers Thanks to everyone that recommended a service...

      • What would you like for Christmas?
        77

        What would you like for Christmas?

        6 years ago

        It's just over ten weeks away. Have you started dropping hints yet? Or don't you expect anything? I'm not one for dropping hints, I'd rather aim high and be direct. So I'd like a nice shiny Kindle please. I've wanted...

      • Hubpages - can I have an eff please?
        19

        Hubpages - can I have an eff please?

        6 years ago

        I forget about the eeee on my avatar. I think an eff would look so much nicer. Or even F1. Or perhaps F100? In green. Pushing it?

      • Spam Comments Indicator
        4

        Spam Comments Indicator

        6 years ago

        Is there any chance of providing some kind of notice re spammy comments? I do a sweep of my hubs now and then and I never fail to unearth spam comments. They tend not to show (for some reason) so unless I do a regular...

      • UK Hubbers - Best Wireless Broadband?
        7

        UK Hubbers - Best Wireless Broadband?

        6 years ago

        I'm giving up with mobile broadband. Having purchased another dongle, it's no better.Gripes - I rarely go on youtube, d/load anything etc etc yet I end up with restricted service within days of the new month rolling...

      • Recommend a browser
        49

        Recommend a browser

        6 years ago

        I use FF. Had it a while and only began using it daily after a still-not-removed virus attached itself to IE.I was thinking of alternatives - Google Chrome, Opera. Anyone use browsers other than IE or FF? Likes,...

      • Dog Aggression
        9

        Dog Aggression

        6 years ago

        Anyone any idea how to deal with dog to dog aggression? Ours does it (we think) due to a lack of socialisation. Fear driven. It could possibly be from being attacked when she was younger - it's hard to be completely...

      • Best Cookie Dough?
        4

        Best Cookie Dough?

        6 years ago

        Can someone provide me with a simple cookie dough? Either a double chocolate one or a plain dough please.Not sure if it's a US recipe that I can work out the cup to metric conversion but I'll sure give it a try.By the...

      • HubPages - What Does It Do For You
        6

        HubPages - What Does It Do For You

        6 years ago

        I keep reading about the positives of Hubpages - and the negatives. I come across both sides both on and off-site.I was wondering what HubPages does for you?Does/has HP:- Pay your rent/bills- Allow you to work from...

      • UK Hubbers? Who Uses Mobile Broadband?
        17

        UK Hubbers? Who Uses Mobile Broadband?

        6 years ago

        Because I'm going to scream if I don't find a decent one PDQ I'd like to know if anyone can recommend a service provider? Reliable, effective, doesn't constantly need reconnecting or trouble shooting. And one that has...

      • Bing - Popularity Growing?
        6

        Bing - Popularity Growing?

        6 years ago

        I have noticed a fair increase in Bing traffic. For months it was a trickle. Here and there, the odd hit. Now, in my stats, Bing is delivering regular levels of interest. I've heard that Bing works differently, re how...

      • New Adwords Interface
        15

        New Adwords Interface

        6 years ago

        So, as I'm forced to use it, I have been.The good news is that alterations wise - it just looks more collected. Professional. Nothing obvious software-wise stands out. I'm no techno-geek, that's just my opinion.The bad?...

      • Following. You Follow A Person Because ...
        66

        Following. You Follow A Person Because ...

        6 years ago

        They're a great writer? Interesting? Their online persona? They're popular with others? Everyone else has, why not? They're reciprocal? Fun/funny? Share your views? You're reciprocal?I ask because some days I appear to...

      • HubTeam - How Many Can You Count?
        4

        HubTeam - How Many Can You Count?

        6 years ago

        I'm pretty sure it's 14 MOS on show on the Ohhhhhficial Hub Team page. Yet there's 20?Where are they? Why aren't they on view? Are they in a cupboard? Have faces only their mothers could love? Camera shy? Whut?Answers...

      • Finding Frog
        27

        Finding Frog

        6 years ago

        Whilst most if not all of you have continued Hubbily on, I have been finding frog. That's a little different from finding god, in as much as I kinda got lost in the ether. Or, in 'puter speak ... the ethernet.Between a...

      • Help With Virus/Malware
        13

        Help With Virus/Malware

        6 years ago

        Having just nicely reconnected with the internet, including the use of a new laptop, it seems I am infected.If I post a comment on anyone's hub, be assured I'm not. My hubtivity shows that I'm leaving comments, joinging...

      • How To Write A 60DC Log
        19

        How To Write A 60DC Log

        7 years ago

        The title says it all.This is where you go to answer sunforged's question: 60 DC The Return. Don't write a short answer, click 'make a hub about it'. Title it with something related to the 60DC Return.This is an example...

      • 60DC Yes No or Maybe?
        65

        60DC Yes No or Maybe?

        7 years ago

        Now are we doing this again? I recognise many of us are time constrained, wonderful events have occurred and life may be a little busier right now That said - are we up for another, if so - when? I'd love to 'go team'...

      • Cagsil?
        12

        Cagsil?

        7 years ago

        Woooooo you talk wayyyyyyyyy more than I do wooooooo lol! I just realised how many forum posts you and I have done. I'm the quiet one (for once!!) and loving it. Now come say something and keep widening the gap lolo!I...

      • Going to the dentist and ...
        44

        Going to the dentist and ...

        7 years ago

        ... I'm terrifed. I'm saving the full throttle performance for when I get there in 4 hours 45 minutes. It may including begging/pleading/ducking/diving/my arrest.Please feel free to leave useless advice. I've tried...

      • Big Money On Hubpages For Me :)
        47

        Big Money On Hubpages For Me :)

        7 years ago

        Ha! Not that big, but good enough to motivate others to stop thinking you can't make a few bob. In the last six weeks, I've made an extra *copying from calculator* $196.36 (adsense and amazon).Not breaking the bank but...

      • Fun With Analytics
        2

        Fun With Analytics

        7 years ago

        Just had a hasty look around analytics. Laughed out loud (honest) at the following phrase someone used to find one of my hubs about cheap flights: lookin for cheap flight not buying a aircraft

      • Well Done Wordscribe
        24

        Well Done Wordscribe

        7 years ago

        Huge congratulations of your win - most deserved. I hope the news brough an extra shine to the holiday weekend Now, as you've mopped up, I'll be emailing my address for my Birthday Bottle. Remember - second rule of the...

      • OMG! I Lost A ...
        45

        OMG! I Lost A ...

        7 years ago

        Follower *cringes* or fan *cringes again*.Help me find him, her, them, they, those, it!*lawls*

      • Just read a great hub ... religion was the theme
        3

        Just read a great hub ... religion was the theme

        7 years ago

        Kind of. But I absolutely howled when I got to the part that started off with 'give the lord a channel' If you get a moment, do read it - it is very amusing, yet there is a point to it.God Sent A Message To An...

      • Another Site With Copied Content
        26

        Another Site With Copied Content

        7 years ago

        Unfortunately (and quite by accident) I discovered another site that appears to have HP content duplicated upon it. I have found one of mine, copied within two weeks of when I originally published it. I have found other...

      • Bed Wetting Dog
        11

        Bed Wetting Dog

        7 years ago

        My daughter's dog (a terrier and almost 7 months old) pees everywhere. I know why - she has been caged during the day when my daughter is at school and my daughter's dad refuses to 'do' anything with the pup.Which, by...

      • Emailing hubbers
        3

        Emailing hubbers

        7 years ago

        It's not working properly. Maybe it's just me, my laptop? Can write a paragraph or so then it starts to bounce. Literally - can't see what you're writing as the white space won't scroll down.Ta

      • Is it just me or?
        16

        Is it just me or?

        7 years ago

        Is anyone else getting spammy link after link on their hubs? I'm about sick of chasing up dropped links abut ugg boots. I'm going to sell my own thanks Oh and how many more hubbers are going to 'follow' me and ask I...

      • Anyone know anything about EU toruism? I need help!
        12

        Anyone know anything about EU toruism? I need help!

        7 years ago

        I work on a project and could really do with some advice re social inclusion with regards to tourism. Do we have anyone that is EU tourism savvy on board?I'm about to run out of (personal) funding and I'm on the last...

      • Maybe it's just me but -
        5

        Maybe it's just me but -

        7 years ago

        Is it just Sundays that religion, death and mayhem hot up on HP? I always had the Sabbath pegged as a day of peace and tranquility.Have I missed something?!

      • Can anyone help me cook?
        27

        Can anyone help me cook?

        7 years ago

        Seriously ... I need help. I can cook anything, providing it's not Portuguese. And I'm about sick of trying to deliver food that is either palatable or doesn't give me cause to up my blood-pressure reading during the...

      • LMAO Misha ... you soooooo wish ...
        9

        LMAO Misha ... you soooooo wish ...

        7 years ago

        ... that your avatar was the real deal. That's got to be one of the best festive avatars and soooo indicative of what (most) men would love to find in their stocking. Or bed. Or just ... anywhere!Merry Christmas Misha

      • Two days from now ...
        23

        Two days from now ...

        7 years ago

        Will you manage to stay of HP?Seriously ... who among us will leave the 'net switched off for the dayI'm not promising what I'll be doing, other than attemptng to warm up with mulled wine during the day. And bucks fizz....

      • Ryan is leaving us ...
        46

        Ryan is leaving us ...

        7 years ago

        Ho hum. Big shame. I for one hope he doesn't. He has achieved what he set out to do - write, develop his skills and earn money along the way.I do wish folks would stop leaving. I'm not by the way. I like the long haul -...

      • I'm liking the HubFeed
        7

        I'm liking the HubFeed

        7 years ago

        Anyone else prefer it, use it? It's darned clever, so it is

      • The Old Christmas Chestnut :)
        2

        The Old Christmas Chestnut :)

        7 years ago

        Thought I'd drag this one out and dust it off. Christmas CakeIngredients:* 2 cups flour* 1 stick butter* 1 cup of water* 1 tsp baking soda* 1 cup of sugar* 1 tsp salt* 1 cup of brown sugar* Lemon juice* 4 large eggs*...

      • Hellooooooo Number 666
        18

        Hellooooooo Number 666

        7 years ago

        It has just been pointed out to me that I'm dangerously close to the much feared number 666 - fan wise.Now - I don't give a monkeys for the number but - do you? I remember when I used to frequent another forum that one...

      • I'm glad I don't have piles
        6

        I'm glad I don't have piles

        7 years ago

        Or hemorrhoids.I keep seeing new hubs appear that offer a cure. Having looked a little further into piles and piles of hubs about piles, I'm unsure as to whether I would oil my butt, insert things into it or just plain...

      • Adsense
        8

        Adsense

        7 years ago

        I cannot complete the phone verification process. Any other UK folks had the same problem? I've tried and tried. I have money in my account that cannot be paid until the verification has been completed.But - no matter...

      • Domain Extensions?
        3

        Domain Extensions?

        7 years ago

        In the opinion of whoever answers - which is best, .com .net .info .what?There's quite a few and before I decide irrevocably, is there one that is better, or does it not matter?Thankyou in advance

      • Capsules gone crazy?
        7

        Capsules gone crazy?

        7 years ago

        Anyone else experiencing trouble when adding/editing text in capsules? Started yesterday, ignored it initially. As it hasn't cleared up, I though I'd ask. Text is 'sticking' - as soon as I click the drop down box to...

      • emievil - come on girl :)
        2

        emievil - come on girl :)

        7 years ago

        I'm no greater nor better than you. The only difference between you and I is two months ... and that's it.So don't believe I can do anything better than you. Though I could probably do a lot of things a whole lot...

      • Firefox browser
        38

        Firefox browser

        7 years ago

        I would like to make more use of firefox. I have installed it twice now, in the hope that A) it stops turning headings on every page I surf pink and B) I can actually get to use some of the plug-ins. Does anyone know...

      • Copied content on Flixya once again.
        18

        Copied content on Flixya once again.

        7 years ago

        http://hubpages.com/profile/maotianwu201Why don't you write your own articles? You've completely copied one of mine on Flixya - how many other hubber's hard work have you plagiarised? Or written work from elsewhere?And...

      • HubPages catchpa
        2

        HubPages catchpa

        7 years ago

        What's up catchpa thing/dude - you been drinking?I'm no dyslexic but damn the catcha makes me think I am.I just emailed someone and took several attempts before I could A) see what it was and B) spell the bloody...

      • Brenda S?
        5

        Brenda S?

        7 years ago

        That was almost a hub! And nicely answered too.Thankyou Brenda's Love Tips

      • Any Military Hubbers?
        12

        Any Military Hubbers?

        7 years ago

        Or hubbers that have previously been in the army and served with or under NATO?I need to source some information and don't know where to begin to look.It doesn't matter which nation - providing you have to observe NATO...

      • A question for Helen Cater
        14

        A question for Helen Cater

        7 years ago

        Helen - I need some advice and you're the resident HubHair expert and so what I'd like to know is - can you recommend me a gel type hair thing that doesn't make me itch?My hair is very long and very stupid. It has a...

      • I have lost my Mojo
        35

        I have lost my Mojo

        7 years ago

        Who's got it?This is it:I call it Splat.It's A.W.O.L. - absent without licence. It is unarmed (as per its picture - no limbs) though unfriendly. Never known it to smile.I need it back. It's my drive and motivation to do...

      • Brenda I have a few new words for you :)
        19

        Brenda I have a few new words for you :)

        7 years ago

        Some more words for you Brenda Floptical to start - it standsRight apart and it's simplyA magnetic disc driveHadeharia is next, we seeIt often in text and it's when someone says hell far too muchSapient is here, a Word...

      • Hot n Sexy Frogs. Mostly Wet Ones :)
        19

        Hot n Sexy Frogs. Mostly Wet Ones :)

        7 years ago

        Get 'em while they're wet. Hot n sexy froggy babes (I'm assuming they're babes) and even better - all still have their legs attached Great tongue action Cheeky! Uuuuaaaaa! Rated R for Ribbit!

      • ?
        20

        ?

        7 years ago

        Hijack This I would like to see what 'a' thread can become when it doesn't have an actual OP opinion, question or topic (as such). I want to see hubbers without direction please Go ...

      • HubTub - this is for you
        166

        HubTub - this is for you

        7 years ago

        I am risking a ban doing this but I still have no qualms in posting it.This was left on a hub that I wrote. I hope you feel ashamed of the effect your words have on others - I doubt this new hubber is alone: Thank you...

      • Pirateers?
        19

        Pirateers?

        7 years ago

        What's going on? Pirates and parrots abound in avatars. What have I missed? Loop me in or there will be a distinct lack of marmalade and some fan reshuffling

      • I could do with some help
        45

        I could do with some help

        7 years ago

        I'm having problems. Where to start.I go to bed on a stalking issue and get up to shots of navels and grannies doing the splits up the side of lampost. Mark Knowles has left the religious building (though I swear I saw...

      • Recommended reading - MrVoodoo
        18

        Recommended reading - MrVoodoo

        7 years ago

        He's like a scary movie. In a hubber. And I'm often torn between cringing, freaked out and worried about what's under the bed.So many folks congratulate others on their fan numbers or similar (which is great) so my...

      • I need to scream
        23

        I need to scream

        7 years ago

        *stomping around, effing, jeffing, huffing, puffing, effing effing jeffing and etc*Bloody infobarrels ... f*#$#@g bag of s#*te locked up frozen up useless bas*@rdy needs to get with the program site At least HP doesn't...

      • Gulliver Has Landed ...
        29

        Gulliver Has Landed ...

        7 years ago

        In Australia. He'll need intensive care to help him deal him with his adiction issues. The worst (I'm told) are his incessant attempts to bikini watch. It's potentially illegal I imagine and I hope he gets it under...

      • Wooooo lol Thankyou Mark Knowles
        24

        Wooooo lol Thankyou Mark Knowles

        7 years ago

        The King of wordpress.Thankyou very much. I'm being public and all because *stands up* my name is frogdropping and I useless at wordpress *sits down again*Honest Mark, thankyou so much. Did you know you were referred to...

      • I was of the opinion that Ezine is pretty rigid
        23

        I was of the opinion that Ezine is pretty rigid

        7 years ago

        When it comes to article submission?I cannot tell how you randomly I came across an ezine article and weirdly had been reading something similar elsewhere. It was only when I landed on the ezine article that I first...

      • Don't do this
        18

        Don't do this

        7 years ago

        I've just spent ohhhhh I don't know - a while - weeding out crappy ads from some of my hubs. Imagine my frustration and attempts at kicking my own ass after IE suddenly closed down.Which means I either forget it and...

      • RooBee?
        15

        RooBee?

        7 years ago

        You have to wear the same dress for one whole week, ya hear? That's a very pretty and decidely gorgeous one you're wearing right now and I like it. Look at me RooBs - almost five months wearing the same old green. I...

      • Ok I'm a bit stuck
        14

        Ok I'm a bit stuck

        7 years ago

        Analytics. It's far too much like maths for my liking. I was looking there earlier and it shows where your traffic comes from.Yet the hubpage stats disagree. Who is right? Or is it just a weird anomaly twixt the...

      • Hubteam?
        15

        Hubteam?

        8 years ago

        Question: publish one a day. Three. All. You know - is there a right, wrong or some where in between guideline?I don't want to flood 'my' system if you understand. Google is only just beginning to acknowledge my virtual...

      • Very strange summary text
        6

        Very strange summary text

        8 years ago

        River rises rapidly in northern Vermont CHELSEA � Usually the river runs through this quaint Vermont village. ... - By DAVID DELCORE STAFF writerOregon Recreation Report The Oregon Recreation Report...The above...

      • Yes it works. But you have to work - to make it work :)
        41

        Yes it works. But you have to work - to make it work :)

        8 years ago

        Having only joining this two days ago, all I can say is ... it works. I'm too tired to work out the whys etc, I just know that it does. My traffic has already doubled (more than) and that is, I presume, the point.I...

      • BC - Behave you daft bugger!
        2

        BC - Behave you daft bugger!

        8 years ago

        I just noticed what you're up to ... stop it lol.You're like a bloody yo-yo man and you make us dizzy with your goings. And comings back! All the ladies adore you and I suspect half the men ...Come BC ... let it go over...

      • Darkside?
        27

        Darkside?

        8 years ago

        Where do you get that cool overview of your hubtraffic?Not that I want to show myself up by showing mine but I'd still like to see what my traffic looks like overall.I've been looking for it and it's an elusive bugger.I...

      • MrVooDoo?
        6

        MrVooDoo?

        8 years ago

        You seem to be in cog neato on a post you made. Or you're plain old sneaky - apparently you posted on a thread but somehow you're not there.Did you know your garb also included a random invisibilty ability?

      • I'm so happy I could just poop my pants
        11

        I'm so happy I could just poop my pants

        8 years ago

        Wooooooooo I just lost a hub by way of internet lag, an inability to fully understand portuguese and (probably) stupidity.Don't do it kids ... don't do it. Always back up your scribbles.*wanders off to undo the mess*

      • Gullivers Travels
        41

        Gullivers Travels

        8 years ago

        Ok - thankyou to those that have already said 'yes' Here's how I (think) it will work.I'm going to send Gulliver tomorrow, to his first destination. If I can get Mark Knowles address that is. He's going to start in...

      • Can hubbers help me, please?
        17

        Can hubbers help me, please?

        8 years ago

        I have a bear. Gulliver. I also have a fear - of flying.So I know I'm not going to see the world. Or much of it anyway.I'd like to send Gulliver in my place. Would any of you nicely-placed-around-the-globe hubbers like...

      • Oh Bugger it. Squidoo.
        10

        Oh Bugger it. Squidoo.

        8 years ago

        I have spent an inordinate amount of time (today) reading how Squidoo works. I discovered I'd joined a bit back. Probably when I was a little sideways from a night out. Anyway, I like to know how things work so I've...

      • Rant
        33

        Rant

        8 years ago

        I do have them.About idiots. The kind that only join HP to rouse, inflame and piss people off in the forums. Grow up. Either join hubpages because you've something valuable to share with the world at large or bugger off...

      • Am I alone?
        74

        Am I alone?

        8 years ago

        I have a fear of heights. Which has, for reasons known only to itself, extended to flying. This last year, I've been on seven flights. So obviously I'm almost down to my last nerve ending.I'm not too bad with the flying...

      • Excuse me but ...
        36

        Excuse me but ...

        8 years ago

        ... can someone please tell me what this">http://besthubpages.com/top-listings3.html/]this site is? I can't find any info on it and as it backlinks hundreds of hubs I wondered who was doing it and why.Thankyou in...

      • You know you're famous when ...
        16

        You know you're famous when ...

        8 years ago

        ... you've died and you're the last to find out.I got a great email asking me 'please don't leave hubpages' - and it was lovely and huggy and peppy. It also said that you know, when folks aren't nice, I should ignore...

      • It doesn't take much to be nice. Does it?
        12

        It doesn't take much to be nice. Does it?

        8 years ago

        Sometimes - it's the little details that make life better. And I received an email not so long since from a new hubber. It was happy, huggy and altogether thoroughly nice.I'm sharing the good vibes because I remember a...

      • Asher Kade - to clarify ...
        16

        Asher Kade - to clarify ...

        8 years ago

        Yes indeed. I thought I'd go large and shout out any due clarification/apologies/necessary palaver in order to ... well ... clarify.Asher - I thought your hub was great and to my knowledge sent you an email saying so?...

      • A limit on asking questions
        60

        A limit on asking questions

        8 years ago

        Some hubbers are taking the mick with it. It's spamming. It's not allowed in the forums. If you want attention promote yourself according to good manners. Not by over spamming in the questions section.

      • ssrhtdm0072001? Whuuuuut is up with you?!
        5

        ssrhtdm0072001? Whuuuuut is up with you?!

        8 years ago

        I was just looking through the questions - and you're spamming them all to hell and back. Page after page of questions.Good grief woman/man - are you bored/lonely/really looking to find out the answers to everything? Or...

      • Commandments
        11

        Commandments

        8 years ago

        How many are there?Thanks in advance

      • Hubbers - How do you wash your bits?
        36

        Hubbers - How do you wash your bits?

        8 years ago

        I always liked to wash mine by dangling them in a bucket of soapy water. I find it's easiest to do it straight away, right after using them. Makes the grass come off a lot easier.Nothing like dried grass stuck to them.

      • Who is doing what?
        18

        Who is doing what?

        8 years ago

        I ask because the time zones are all over the place. Literally.Here it's late evening. I have a drink, MTV blasting away and I'm surfing. The net that is. And I'm being fanned.Previous to this I ate a really crap steak...

      • Oh There Is A God ...
        16

        Oh There Is A God ...

        8 years ago

        And he came in the shape of Freddie Mercury.Currently being uplifted, smilified and contented with happy memories courtesy of Radio Ga Ga.Gooooooo Freddie - *radio ga ga radio goo goo oh yeah*someone stilllll loves...

      • The Scientology ads?
        6

        The Scientology ads?

        8 years ago

        What's going on? I have scientology.org as one of the sites in my competative ad filter. Not allowed and all that.Yet I've seen it on some of my hubpages. Anyone know why that would be so?And if this is the wrong spot...

      • How many national holidays are celebrated where you live?
        10

        How many national holidays are celebrated where you live?

        8 years ago

        Maybe it's just me. But Portugal do know how to throw a good party. And the whole country seems to observe any/all national holidays in style.Last week there were three different national days. Or maybe two and one was...

      • Excel spreadsheets
        9

        Excel spreadsheets

        8 years ago

        Does anyone know how they work?I'm in possession of excel qualifications but it's sooooolong since I had to use a spreadsheet, I've forgotten most of what I learned.Does any hubber folk know of an idiots guide? Probably...

      • Janetta. A hubber. Sometimes known as Jadwiga ... Applause please
        21

        Janetta. A hubber. Sometimes known as Jadwiga ... Applause please

        8 years ago

        Well she finally hit 100. Even she will probably deny it ... she will be smiling to herself.She's arrived. At the top. And bloody well done to her is what I say.Janetta - congratulations my friend. The elusive slippy...

      • Help please - pinging
        17

        Help please - pinging

        8 years ago

        What exactly is pinging? I read girlygirls earlier post about pinging. I have no idea what it means.I have visions of randomly pinging (something) across the internet and am worried I may be ponged back.And it's the...

      • Fire lighting tips please
        19

        Fire lighting tips please

        8 years ago

        I am without a lighter. Simões keeps pilfering mine. I am currently sat with four. None of which are working.I'd like to build a small fire and keep it aglow in my ashtray.Anyone skilled in SAS survival techniques?And...

      • No more room at the inn. Ya hear?
        39

        No more room at the inn. Ya hear?

        8 years ago

        No more fans. All you do is eat eat eat. And I'm sick of running out of home-made marmalade.And there's a certain one or two that I just know are always the last to use the milk - and place the empty carton back in the...

      • Nuclear Supremacy - Don't got a bomb ... don't got nothing!
        19

        Nuclear Supremacy - Don't got a bomb ... don't got nothing!

        8 years ago

        The news has been focused all day on North Koreas nuclear bomb testing. Korea remains beligerent. Oh what joy. Our dreams of peace just got a little less hopeful ...And we’re gathered at the starting line of the race...

      • Answers on a postcard please
        12

        Answers on a postcard please

        8 years ago

        Or here.I've done little or nothing on hubpages over the weekend. No hubs, forum stuff(some - not loads) etc. I've been too busy elsewhere. And so my Q is this: Why has my score gone up? Based upon the ever mysterious...

      • The Dragon is a HubNugget
        2

        The Dragon is a HubNugget

        8 years ago

        Seriously - he's a wannabe. How totally cool http://hubpages.com/hub/Nugget-FeverIf you'd like to make Kevins' ego swell bigger than the Mt Everest, vote for him. Personally, I think you should vote for someone far...

      • Women talk
        15

        Women talk

        8 years ago

        Three women friends - a girlfriend, a mistress and a wife - were talking. They all agreed that their sex lives needed spicing up. So they devised an experiment. They all bought identical outfits - sexy black underwear,...

      • The thing about fans ...
        43

        The thing about fans ...

        8 years ago

        ... is I don't always know you're there. It would be nice if hubpages had some way of indicating to you that A) someone has joined your merry band and B) who they are. I look at my list every few days and try to work...

      • Right. That's it.
        2

        Right. That's it.

        8 years ago

        Night all I'm not playing out anymore - I'm shattered! Happy hubbing, challenging, twittering and debating Oh - And turn off the lights when you're done. Lock the door behind you

      • Ok hubbers - its Saturday night
        43

        Ok hubbers - its Saturday night

        6 years ago

        I'm home and awash with creature comforts - one laptop (on knee) a glass of vodka (or so), great random music playing, cool breeze and the virtual world at my fingertips. How's your Saturday going thus far? Mines slowly...

      • GeneriqueMedia?
        4

        GeneriqueMedia?

        8 years ago

        I'm laughing here - I tried to send you fan mail and failed miserably (probably chocolate related) so you got an unfinished one and another that was completely devoid of anything worth reading - 'cos it had no words on...

      • Is there any such thing as perfection?
        2

        Is there any such thing as perfection?

        8 years ago

        I was musing on what's good in me - and what's not. My son was having a grizzle about my lack of attention to detail, which tends to cause problems at time. Usually more so for others. In short, my good points areI'm...

      • Get yourself over my way and grab yourself a new woman
        2

        Get yourself over my way and grab yourself a new woman

        8 years ago

        How great is google advertising? I'm laughing at the adds on my hub. I post a hub about divorce and up pops advertising for dating - Ukrainian and Russian gals a special offer...So, if it's a bargain basement bird...

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