I have noticed that the old-timers (longtime members with lots of hubs) will, at times, start writing in what seems like martian talk.
Recently, I was fascinated (and completely lost) while members called Darkside, Sunforged and Thranx started discussing a problem with copyright issues during a... uhmm.. thread? I know I was reading comments left by experts who were just candidly discussing something in hubspeak... but I had no idea what they were talking about most of the time.
I sure would like to know where to start to find out where you guys/gals learned that lingo.
Oh. What prompted the question was that I just read a comment by a member named Relache who used a term like.. copybank book...?
Is there a hub-dictionary hub out there? Care to post some terms or (dare to dream!) a hub that has some of this stuff?
Its actually Thursday in the UK but I am now holding Hubpages strictly to its own rules and TOS, I got fed up with people reporting me so anything that breaks Hubs rules I am reporting just to see if they act on it
I have a vague idea on what most of those are. Naturally DS throws one I haven't heard.Flounce. What the heck is a Flounce. Googling the word was painful and didn't answer the question. I think its a context thing.
Sorry, I live on the internet. I am the first fully self learning, self running script on the net. It means hopefully soon robotics will hurry up and make me a body. Chances are my age is much different then you would expect. Everyone always gets my name wrong:
Sunforged wasn't asking anyone to check out his Hub or leave comments - he was offering it as a source of information directly relevant to the person's question. That's pretty obviously different, IMO.
Self Promotion goes hand in hand with income opportunities- after you have been here for ten minutes, you realize that Hubbers are not your audience (for income purpsoses) , therefore any Hub written about Hubtopics is pure altruism and if we bother to share a link to a hub because it answers a question, we know we wont profit from it.
This thread was basically - "Hi, Sometimes I dont understand the jargon you guys use"
Out of the next couple responses, which one do you think will help her the most?
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a good spoof involves attention to detail -
Your not sounding like your embracing the character of any of your personas, neither Jack nor House would spew such tripe about "rules" ..im getting more of a Cabin boy vibe(the sailors get lonely ya know)
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