Some hubbers still write hubs in the old fashioned way.
I have started following many hubbers who have been writing for a long time and some people are great writers. Others seem to write in the old fashioned way.
I am not pinpointing anyone specifically for their writing style, but it seems that there are writers who are modern and writers who write with the old fashioned old school style.
The First Person "I" Writing Style on Hubs vs the Third Person Authoritative Writing Style:
The Third Person Common Sense Old Fashioned Old School Approach:
Because blogs and web sites like Hub Pages have blossomed all over the internet, it seems that people are still writing with that third person, authoritative style where they use "some people" as the subject and try to appear like an expert in their selected subject matter. That is acceptable, but it seems that some of these people (not all) do not really know the subject matter at all. It seems that they writing about every day common sense that most of us know already. In that case, they simply do not teach me anything.
The Modern Subjective First Person Approach
The first person "I" writing style is more personal and subjective and I enjoy ready those hubs more, because I actually have the benefit of learning something new. The person writes from the heart about their own view point on the subject matter. With this benefit comes unique information and something that I do not have to say "Duh, that's common sense, why would this writer tell me something I already know?"
Please keep in mind that I am pin pointing anyone. I read blog the other day about how to impress people. I think we all like to impress people and when people are impressed, we feel good about ourselves. I will not name here the seven tips that this person gave, but I can assure you that I felt like I was being spoken to like I was a child learning how to impress people for the first time.
Instead, I would have liked to hear how the writer impresses people himself, not the common sense approach where I already know the answers as soon as I read the title. I wanted to learn something about this author and the strategies that he uses to impress people. Maybe I could have learned something new. Something that is not common sense.
How to Teach People When Writing Your Hubs or Blogs With Your Own Personal Unique Style
When I read a blog or a hub, I look to learn something new, something that I never used before. Since we are different from one another, we can either fight with each other about our differences or learn from each other. I like to learn new things by reading your hubs. I may not agree with what you are saying, but at least I can see how other think. I do not want to waste my time reading about something I already know that is not in accordance with everyone's common thinking patterns.
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