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Why do HP insist on submerging writing of prose & poetry, and not let work stand on its own merits?


What is it with the HubPolice that a poem (for example) needs a singing and dancing description of the contents of the Hub with lots of lovely pictures and videos and tables and quizzes and all the rest of that padding when HubPages is supposed to be a site for the sharing and exposure of writing, written creativity and writing skills?

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Best Answer Bruce (brblog) says

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M. T. Dremer says

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    Twilight Lawns 3 years ago

    M. T. Dremer, a rather bleak response from you but I feel you may be right. But what is the point in keeping HubPages alive and functioning when one has joined to share and to show off one’s writing- whether good or bad. They may make their money f


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    Diana F. King-Fyre :: DECEASED, 1962-2014, Rest in Peace (PoeticFailosophy) 3 years ago

    Amen sister.


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    Nellieanna Hay (Nellieanna) 3 years ago

    As always, Svetlana - you are witty, concise (in your own inimitable way) and a genuine pleasure to read and to know! I love and miss you!


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Donald Beres Jr (Sinbadsailorman) says

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    Twilight Lawns 3 years ago

    sinbadsailorman, thank you for your wonderfully insane and descriptive comment.

    You are so right. In my foolish way, I thought that HubPages was a literary site created for writers, poets and those of an artistic bent, but maybe I was wrong. The

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    Bruce (brblog) 3 years ago

    Hub Pages believes they have to do what they do to stay in good graces with Google (after the Panda release – the Hub platform was severally penalized by that release). Unfortunately, there is no magic bullet so Hubbers often suffer the consequences.

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Diana F. King-Fyre :: DECEASED, 1962-2014, Rest in Peace (PoeticFailosophy) says

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    Twilight Lawns 3 years ago

    Couldn’t you have tried a little harder to be offensive, PoeticFailosophy? I am not one of those persons who just like to find things to be upset about; I just feel that greed & lack of respect for attempts at creativity to be somewhat pitiable


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