Why do so many people not bother to reply to a forum in sequence?
Are they attention seekers
? Are they just queue jumpers?
Are they as ill mannered off line as they are on?
Yes, sometimesreplying in this method may be relevant, but most times it is not.
Example "what time is it where you are?"
I post 6pm, Saturday. Rather than reply under that answer, many will reply directly to the response above, thus the forum looks like this.
Hubber 4 6:15
Hubber 2 6:01pm
Hubber 3 6:02pm
Hubber 5 6:22
Hubber 6 6:07
See what I mean? Please try
and post direct responses where
make the forum flow
What time is it thread is always a response to the OP i would have thought ? and if someone does not want to talk to you specifically then it is normal to respond to aprevious post. The same applies in the discussion threads, there are often several different conversations going on at the same time, isn't this what the chronological and threaded view choices are for ?
by Jason Menayan5 years ago
Hey everyone,If you look at the HubPages homepage while you’re signed in, you’ll notice quite a change: we’ve moved to a Feed-centric layout (you’ll also notice that the Feed is no longer visible...
by Eric Graudins7 years ago
Hi,A little bird told me that HubPages are considering charging Forum Users for the amount of space that they take up when they reply to Forum posts, and quote screen after screen of someone elses comments above their...
by Raye5 months ago
Whereas I'm somewhat curious to see how HubPages new experiment for helping authors get Hub feedback help works out on the Hub author end, I'm quite dreading it as a forum reader, because it's all too clear that the...
by Mike Pugh3 years ago
Who thinks we should ask to reinstate a page dedicated to locating hubbers by hubber score. Beginning with 100-0.We once had such a page here that made the hubber score much more relevant, and we could at least get a...
by DJ Funktual8 years ago
If I may be so bold as to make a request of HubPages, I would like you to please re-examine at this time your decision to ban Jerrico Usher from the Hub Forums.He has proven himself to be quite mindful of the mistake he...
by Howard S.4 years ago
When replying to a forum post, we are given the opportunity to "import and edit the quote." If the comment to be quoted contains an image, only the text below the image will be imported, the image and any text...
Copyright © 2016 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.