Wouldn't it be nice to have small print for the credits and references?
I notice that most people have very few pictures, and I thought that maybe good pictures might make the ads less visible and are therefore not desirable, but if I would like to put in pictures anyway, I have to list the credits, and that adds too much of a tail to a hub.
I also know that readers check a reference once in a 100 years approximately, and so that information could ne be printed really small.
Have you considered adding the credits and references in the caption slot? That uses small print...
The credits are often long and not pretty: the type of license given is longish and sounds highly technical and then comes the location of the license, an internet address. And unless I am mistaken, HubPages does not allow tinyurl addresses all over the place.
I sometimes do both - give credit in the capsule and also at the end of the Hub. I prefer to give as much credit as possible as I am very appreciative of people's hard work.
Often I create another capsule and entitled a section "In appeciation" or "references and citations" Within here I prefer to add a link directly.
I gree with Blue Parrot the full size text detracts from the subject. Additionally, I always try to give the FTC Disclosure - IF I had a smaller font or a separate capsule designed just for the by the way I would most certainly use it on a regular basis.
by William Gerace4 years ago
Hi all I've created 6 pictures in one capsule. Now I thought from what I read it should turn into a slideshow once I have 5 or more pictures. Some say it's done automatically and others say it is an option once you...
by Marisa Wright2 years ago
....or is that already the case?There's a lot of discussion that links in photo capsules are often "unrelated". Many people are going to great lengths to create separate text boxes for photo...
by Judy Filarecki2 years ago
I've been editing all my recipe Hub that transferred from Squidoo. There has always been a print option on the lens which was great for people viewing the lens and for me to print out to give to people. I can't find a...
by Judy Filarecki2 years ago
For all of us coming over from Squidoo who write a significant number of recipes, the print button which was available on Squidoo is sorely missed here on HP. By clicking the print button in the recipe module, a reader...
by Selina Kyle3 years ago
Why can I no longer indent each new paragraph in the text capsules? I noticed this a while back-I went to do some editing on an older hub and when I saved the capsule, the indent was gone. This drives me crazy! I prefer...
by Carb Diva2 years ago
Most of my hubs are recipes. I strive with each hub to create a rich environment with a story; detailed lists of ingredients, instructions, equipment and supplies needed; suggested variations; lots of photos; and the...
Copyright © 2017 HubPages Inc. and respective owners.
Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners.
HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc.
HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.