I have posted a few short blogs to Niume and I like the platform with some reservations.
One thing is patently obvious to me though is that they are doing a terrific job of helping writers how to write posts correctly and promote their posts with fresh interesting tutorial videos and regular posts to my mailbox.
An increasing number of people are asking for help with their Hubs in the forum and I do wonder if these people even realise that there is a Learning Centre which exists on HubPages! Do you think HubPages should adopt the same approach?
Perhaps it should be made more visible or more interesting. Many people learn better when something is visual. A video or two might be helpful! The 'rule book' concept is a killer, a video or two would be far more refreshing.
If someone is serious about learning to write then the learning center is not a big read. It is hardly a degree course, and if you want to succeed online you will need a degree level understanding of what is involved.
So, a few years practice and with any luck, you will know what you are doing.
As an out gay man, I'd like to address a topic that I've noticed in recent months that's extremely disturbing. Specifically, I'm talking about forum posts that are nothing more than homophobic sentiments, disguised in...