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Liz, a.k.a. “DzyMsLizzy” began writing as a child, and it became her preferred method of expression. She was painfully shy in those days, and found speaking in front of people to be very difficult.

Having come from a background whose family read for entertainment, (and in which her father refused to have a TV in the house), words and language came naturally and easily to her.

Since then, Liz has shaken the scourge of shyness, and has performed on stage with a comedy improvisation troupe (the source of her pen name); hosted a live cable-access TV show; as well as having scripted, produced, and hosted a video documentary.

In addition to writing, she enjoys the great outdoors, photography, playing in water, inline skating, karate, and yes, nearing seventy, would still climb a tree, given the chance.

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      The Maven Impact

      7 days ago

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      3 weeks ago

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      DSLR Cameras

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      Computer Alphabet Soup...

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      What is eating my basil???!!!

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      20

      Searching, searching, always searching...

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      "Jump to Last Post" not working

      7 weeks ago

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      Bug in Recipe Capsules

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      New Q&A

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      Can Someone Please Explain....

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      About Copyright Notices...

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      16

      Madness and Mirth and Nonsense (Spinoff From the Serendipitous Thread)

      3 months ago

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      19

      Submissions?

      4 months ago

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      3

      Serious Math Question, Here

      4 months ago

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      4

      Not-Mobile Friendly...

      4 months ago

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      33

      Do you think this works?

      4 months ago

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      16

      HP Editors vs. Authors vs. Google vs. 'snips'...endless frustration!

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      6

      I'm Ba-a-a-a-ck; with a new photo question!

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      16

      I Hope I Won't Get "Dinged"

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      8

      Where Are My Photos????

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      18

      Full Width Capsule Edit Glitch

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      14

      Signing in multiple times!

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      Unfeatured: traffic

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      16

      On Pix Going Full-Width:

      5 months ago

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      2

      A Law That Needs to Change--PRONTO!

      5 months ago

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    • Earnings Page Suggestion
      8

      Earnings Page Suggestion

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    • New Joke...
      18

      New Joke...

      6 months ago

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      4

      Here's a question about compatibility

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      Payout!

      6 months ago

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      12

      Questions on Amazon Links/Products/Capsules

      7 months ago

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      36

      New Joke--a Real Groaner

      4 months ago

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      4

      Movie Game

      7 months ago

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      8

      Niche Site Suggestion

      6 months ago

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    • Bragging:  Earnings UP!
      19

      Bragging: Earnings UP!

      8 months ago

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      6

      Here's Another Game to Play!

      8 months ago

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      3

      Unanswered Questions....

      8 months ago

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      6

      I find myself oddly stumped...

      8 months ago

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    • A question of addresses
      5

      A question of addresses

      8 months ago

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    • Edits....Please Make up Your Minds!!
      11

      Edits....Please Make up Your Minds!!

      8 months ago

      It would be very helpful, and much less frustrating, if all those tasked with making edits, AND the programming of the edit-bots were all on the same page!!I have lost count of how many times there have been contrary...

    • A Question of Niche Sites
      10

      A Question of Niche Sites

      8 months ago

      If we had previously linked two articles together, and one of them is subsequently moved to a niche site, will there be a redirect, or do we have to adjust that manually, or eliminate the link altogether?

    • Searching your own hubs...
      7

      Searching your own hubs...

      9 months ago

      Is there some quick or shortcut way to search in the list of your own  hubs, when you have 300+, and you can't remember the title you used for one written some time ago???I want to send the link to a cousin, but...

    • Again with the bogus broken  links...
      4

      Again with the bogus broken links...

      9 months ago

      This hub: https://hubpages.com/animals/Abandoning … nexcusableis flagged in my list of articles with the broken link warning symbol.  I went to that hub, (yes, in edit mode), and there is neither the...

    • Mobile issues
      3

      Mobile issues

      9 months ago

      I can't get internet easily on my phone; (it's a cheap, govt. freebie), but I can access a lot on my Kindle Fire.Today, I was looking over Hub Pages, and I found a couple of glitches;1)  In the forums, I am able to...

    • Broken Link???
      3

      Broken Link???

      10 months ago

      This article:  https://hubpages.com/education/Is-It-Im … As-a-ChildHas a broken link notice in the 'my account' list of hubs.  However, on checking for that (yes, in edit mode), there are no links at...

    • Here's a funny joke...
      7

      Here's a funny joke...

      10 months ago

      A fellow saunters into a bar and sits on a stool.  He watches the bartender doing all kinds of tricks while fixing drinks.  The fellow orders a whiskey and soda, and is amazed that the barkeep can toss the ice...

    • Webcams
      7

      Webcams

      10 months ago

      Hi--  My webcam is not compatible with my newer computer, which is Win 10.I want to know if there is such a thing as a 'portable' webcam, i.e., you can use it with apps such as Skype, but can also unplug it, and...

    • First it was my carrots; now it's the onions!
      6

      First it was my carrots; now it's the onions!

      11 months ago

      NOW What??!!These onions are 'backing up' out of the soil, and they are nowhere near harvesting size!  The largest is perhaps an inch in diameter.They are not 'pearl' onions, but sweet visalia onions...And again,...

    • Anyone understand electrical wiring here?
      3

      Anyone understand electrical wiring here?

      11 months ago

      I have basic knowledge; I can re-wire an outlet, a lamp, splice and solder a connection, etc.  But some things are beyond my skill set, such as a current project I want to do.Namely, how do you re-wire a switch...

    • Self-Featured Articles on Profile...
      13

      Self-Featured Articles on Profile...

      11 months ago

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    • What Went Wrong With My Carrots??!!??!!
      17

      What Went Wrong With My Carrots??!!??!!

      11 months ago

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    • Lost Money???
      23

      Lost Money???

      12 months ago

      So, in today's mail, I got this very interesting communication:As I recall, you have to have signed up for an AdSense account, in order to participate in the HP ad program, correct?So, that means I do have one, but I...

    • Oxford Comma...or Not?
      23

      Oxford Comma...or Not?

      12 months ago

      Please make up your minds!!I've had several hubs edited by the pro bot (or human-bot) now, and I do wish they'd make up their minds!Some of the hubs have had the Oxford comma removed; others have had it added!!How are...

    • Submitting to niche sites...
      10

      Submitting to niche sites...

      13 months ago

      So----I presume (notice I was careful not to say "assume"  ), that if we submitted one of our articles, and it's been almost the 2 weeks between submissions since; that if we've heard nothing about it,...

    • Word Association Game...
      1895

      Word Association Game...

      3 hours ago

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    • Okay--not a hub pages related question, but I need help with Excel
      14

      Okay--not a hub pages related question, but I need help with Excel

      13 months ago

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    • Ice Cube Tray Dilemma:
      7

      Ice Cube Tray Dilemma:

      13 months ago

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    • Jokes and Riddles for Kids
      36

      Jokes and Riddles for Kids

      13 months ago

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    • Do You Know Who...
      11

      Do You Know Who...

      14 months ago

      Trivia challenge:  I don't know the answer, so this is both a query on my part, and a trivia challenge for those old enough to know...LOLWHO did the voice for "Mr. Ed?"

    • Amazon Sales...
      7

      Amazon Sales...

      14 months ago

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    • Bug of the Day?  Scroll wheel won't work today..
      4

      Bug of the Day? Scroll wheel won't work today..

      14 months ago

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    • New Glitch Within HP...Sorting Order Not Working!
      8

      New Glitch Within HP...Sorting Order Not Working!

      14 months ago

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    • Good Photo/Bad Photo
      7

      Good Photo/Bad Photo

      14 months ago

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    • Making Memes...
      24

      Making Memes...

      14 months ago

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    • Has HP changed something...
      22

      Has HP changed something...

      14 months ago

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    • Topics We Follow...
      7

      Topics We Follow...

      15 months ago

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    • Earnings...
      6

      Earnings...

      15 months ago

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      3

      When to use which special character symbol?

      15 months ago

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      4

      Tracing Earnings--Is it possible?

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      25

      What gives???

      15 months ago

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    • While browsing weird and wonderful words...
      27

      While browsing weird and wonderful words...

      15 months ago

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    • Here we go again...
      28

      Here we go again...

      16 months ago

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    • Regarding Google vs. traffic, content and comments
      21

      Regarding Google vs. traffic, content and comments

      16 months ago

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    • New Category, Please...
      3

      New Category, Please...

      16 months ago

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    • Writing Challenge
      75

      Writing Challenge

      15 months ago

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    • Another Glitch!!!
      6

      Another Glitch!!!

      16 months ago

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    • Trouble With Map Capsule
      5

      Trouble With Map Capsule

      16 months ago

      I am re-editing one of my travel hubs, and am having a problem with the map capsule.Originally, I had two markers pinned.  I tried to add two more, and the pins appear on the map, but no corresponding key and...

    • Traffic on my top  5
      34

      Traffic on my top 5

      16 months ago

      This is curious:  my top five hubs, with the highest scores, display a significant drop-off in page views.  I am not complaining about the scores, or the fact that they remain in the top 5.  I'm just...

    • Writer's Block?
      35

      Writer's Block?

      16 months ago

      Ever get stuck with a form of writer's block--smack dab in the middle of a piece you've already begun??The usual tips for coming up with ideas won't work here, as those are too generic; they are for just thinking of...

    • Photo Credits
      11

      Photo Credits

      16 months ago

      Though I have been a hobby photographer ever since I was 8 years old, and have a ton of pictures, they are all old color prints, and the resolution is not good enough to scan for online use.  That is, if I could...

    • Legal photos...??
      6

      Legal photos...??

      16 months ago

      Did I read somewhere on here that it is okay to use pix from Amazon products, (not in an Amazon capsule; but just to use the photo), if you can't find what you need on any of the other sites?I thought I saw info to that...

    • What is wrong with this hub or maybe its title???
      14

      What is wrong with this hub or maybe its title???

      17 months ago

      I just finished a massive edit of this hub:http://hubpages.com/sports/Camping-For- … -and-Enjoywhich was originally published in April of 2011.It has among the lowest traffic of any of my hubs, and shows up...

    • Arrgghhh!!!!!  NOW What???
      32

      Arrgghhh!!!!! NOW What???

      17 months ago

      Okay...what gives???  WHO LET THE BOTS OUT?I just spent most of the last two weeks editing hubs that had the NEW hub pro and the added red exclamation point edit marks...and all seemed fine.Now, all of a sudden,...

    • Keyword Tool???
      2

      Keyword Tool???

      17 months ago

      Hi--  I just read an older post from a hubber on SEO tips for poetry and short stories, which hub was recommended here in the forums recently.  There is an excellent video in that hub about using the keyword...

    • First time ever for me....
      13

      First time ever for me....

      17 months ago

      I was scrolling down my list of hubs, and most of my poetry is 'unfeatured for lack of traffic.'  No surprise there.  My poetry was among the first things I published here, before I learned the ropes,...

    • Question about the niche sites...
      4

      Question about the niche sites...

      17 months ago

      So, now that we are allowed to submit our own articles to a niche site, is there a list of the various ones anywhere, and their general topic focus?I've had several chosen the the editors, but none of the vertical site...

    • Links in hubs...
      34

      Links in hubs...

      17 months ago

      I'm familiar with the new protocol, whereby it is preferable to use "anchor text" for links instead of a link capsule.  That's fine.  However, I'm editing a couple of older hubs that need to be...

    • Complete this sentence...
      41

      Complete this sentence...

      17 months ago

      Take this old line that begins so many gags, and make it your own..."A guy walks into a bar and..."

    • Me again with another question  LOL
      5

      Me again with another question LOL

      17 months ago

      Is it possible, (or even desirable) to make a link to another capsule farther down the page?  For example, I made brief reference in my first paragraph to something I added as a minor addition at the end. ...

    • Okay, HELP!
      9

      Okay, HELP!

      17 months ago

      I hope someone is crawling through the forums right now, as I have a right-now issue I can't figure out.I was editing a text capsule within a hub, and it somehow jumped to the top of the page.  I mean, WAY to the...

    • Hub Scores Revisited...
      9

      Hub Scores Revisited...

      17 months ago

      Okay--I've been here long enough to know better than to get hot and bothered about hub scores, or hubber scores either.However, I wonder:  what is the default sort order of hubs on our account page listing?Because,...

    • Replying to Comments
      39

      Replying to Comments

      17 months ago

      So, I've always thought it was the polite thing to do to reply to commenters, and thank them for their time and input, and I've made an effort to do so consistently.However, I'm wondering if this is now being...

    • 502 and 504 errors
      3

      502 and 504 errors

      17 months ago

      Last night and today, when I was trying to open hubs to edit, I kept getting these messages, with the notification, "website offline" or "server not online."I tried to call to inquire, since, if your...

    • NOW WHAT??!!
      50

      NOW WHAT??!!

      17 months ago

      WTH is going on, here?I've published many hubs before, including 2 new ones in the last couple of days.  No problems!Today, I'm trying to publish another, and in the box for the title, I put the title.  Never...

    • When to Publish
      7

      When to Publish

      17 months ago

      I tried tacking this on as an update to my original question, to bump up the thread, but it didn't work. I've finished two of the re-worked articles that I unpublished; there are probably another 2 or 3, maybe even 4...

    • What is the Protocol for Numbers?
      8

      What is the Protocol for Numbers?

      17 months ago

      I have searched the learning center to no avail.  I cannot find whether or not there is a preferred protocol within HP for numerals.Do I say, "There are 4 sets of..."  or,  "There are four...

    • 2 Questions on Photos...
      7

      2 Questions on Photos...

      17 months ago

      1)  Is there a way to view/select one of our photos without being in "Start a Hub" mode?  If so, how?  (If not, that would be a helpful utility.)2) Is there a quicker way to search for photos...

    • New Symbol???
      15

      New Symbol???

      17 months ago

      I just published a new hub; a product review.  It is showing the symbol that it went through Hub Pro, that's fine, but inside that logo is a tiny red circle with an exclamation point inside.What's that...

    • To Unpublish or not to Unpublish...
      19

      To Unpublish or not to Unpublish...

      17 months ago

      I have a series of 3 hubs on a topic.  I originally labeled them as parts I,II and III.However, I have since learned that such a device is not to the liking of either HP or Google.I started to edit them, one at a...

    • Question....
      6

      Question....

      18 months ago

      I have a couple of programs that are acting up.If I un-install and re-install them, will that cause me to also lose the data and documents that were created with those programs?

    • Erk!  Help!
      6

      Erk! Help!

      18 months ago

      A week or so ago, I posted a query/semi-challenge in a forum thread, but now I can't find it...and I don't remember which forum I put it into, but I'm inclined to think it would be "freeform discussion,"...

    • A Writing Challenge...
      44

      A Writing Challenge...

      18 months ago

      Here is an idea I've been pondering lately--it may be a symptom of growing older, now that I'm only about a year and a half from turning 70, and therefore knowing that my life is at least half or more over, given the...

    • Anyone know the Windows 10 system?
      3

      Anyone know the Windows 10 system?

      2 years ago

      My new computer came with Win 10 installed, and I'm not totally in love with it...I liked my old XP Pro better!At any rate, does anyone know how to disable the most annoying new feature that was just installed on the...

    • Niche sites selection
      27

      Niche sites selection

      2 years ago

      I understand there are a ton of hubs for staff to review for selection to the new niche sites.   2 different questions come to mind:1)  Are we allowed to suggest to them other of our hubs, which, in fact,...

    • Sign in?
      9

      Sign in?

      2 years ago

      I can sign in just fine, as always, from my desktop PC.However, I received a Kindle Fire for the holidays last year, and I cannot sign in on that device.  I can see the main public page, and click on any hub to...

    • Earnings Down?  Umm..that would be an improvement!
      12

      Earnings Down? Umm..that would be an improvement!

      2 years ago

      Is there another issue with earnings reporting, or am I doing that badly?I just checked, and for the period from Thur. 3-17-2016 through Sun. 3-20-2016, I've "earned" a whopping $0.00 for each day and total...

    • Photos
      4

      Photos

      2 years ago

      Pursuant to reading the new PetHelpful forum posts, I went to check my account, and see what other pet-related hubs I have, besides the one selected to be moved to the new site.In doing so, I found that on this hub:...

    • Broken Link fixes...
      5

      Broken Link fixes...

      2 years ago

      So, I just fixed a broken link in one of my hubs.  Upon saving the change, and exiting edit mode, when I scrolled back to that part of the article, the new link is showing, but the old link title is also still...

    • Amazon Account Closed...WTH???
      13

      Amazon Account Closed...WTH???

      2 years ago

      Okay, so in today's e-mail, I got this notice from Amazon:"Dear Former Amazon Associate,We have just sent you a payment for the amount of USD xxx for the remaining advertising fees less adjustments and fees on your...

    • Woo-Hoo!  Outside $$
      45

      Woo-Hoo! Outside $$

      2 years ago

      In today's mail arrived a check from Cambridge University Press in compensation for permission to quote a fair portion of one of my Hubs in a textbook for ESL students, on how to formulate an argument.This has been in...

    • Status Posts
      4

      Status Posts

      2 years ago

      The 'delete' function is not working for status posts.  Since they also cannot be edited, I wanted to delete and start over to fix a mistake.  No dice.  Stays stuck on the spinning "working"...

    • Topic Frustrations...
      46

      Topic Frustrations...

      2 years ago

      So, about a year ago, I began to research an article based on observations I was making of "things" going on with Mother Earth....but I could find no corroborating evidence to support my position and...

    • RE:  TOS for traffjic-gain...
      14

      RE: TOS for traffjic-gain...

      2 years ago

      I was under the impression that posting a begging "please come read my hub so it doesn't get unfeatured" type post on other sites was at the very least, frowned upon, if not in direct violation of the TOS.If...

    • What the?????  is Going on Here??
      19

      What the????? is Going on Here??

      2 years ago

      I don't make a lot of Amazon earnings/sales/referrals.  I've had perhaps a maximum of 3 since I opened that affiliate account back in 2010.Today, I had to go in and change my email address on Amazon to the current...

    • Any Windows 10 geeks on here?
      6

      Any Windows 10 geeks on here?

      2 years ago

      Hi--   I was just forced to borrow money from my daughter to buy a new computer, thanks to a power surge that blew right past my surge protector, and fried the computer's power supply.  The new machine is...

    • Recipe capsules...
      2

      Recipe capsules...

      2 years ago

      I'm sure this has been suggested before, but with less than a stellar reply.It would be VERY helpful if we were allowed to have two recipe capsules within a single hub.For example, a dish that requires a sauce, needs a...

    • Printer 'stuff'
      3

      Printer 'stuff'

      2 years ago

      "Someone" on here wrote a hub about refill kits for printer ink cartridges, and I've lost the bookmark.  Does anyone know who it was???   (Or if the author sees this, let me know, so I can find...

    • How can I figure out how long it takes ice cubes to freeze?
      12

      How can I figure out how long it takes ice cubes to freeze?

      2 years ago

      How can I figure out how long it takes ice cubes to freeze?

    • Payment timing...
      3

      Payment timing...

      2 years ago

      This is something I find confusing.  I understand that there is a month delay in timing between earnings and payout,.So since I met the payout threshold in September, I got my payment in October.  Correct so...

    • Why is there a letter
      8

      Why is there a letter "C" after all of my questions?

      2 years ago

      In my list of Q&A, of the questions I've posed, all of them have an upper-case letter "C" following the question in the list.What is that about?  What does it mean?  Why is it there?

    • Groaners...heard any good groaners lately?
      10

      Groaners...heard any good groaners lately?

      2 years ago

      I'll start it off:Did you hear about the cat who swallowed a ball of wool?  She had mittens. .... .... .... shhh-bish..boom!

    • Screenshots vs. copyrights...
      11

      Screenshots vs. copyrights...

      2 years ago

      If writing an article on strategies for a particular game, would a screenshot or two be considered copyright infringement, or would it come under "fair use?"

    • FIXED: Topic page URL problems resulting in broken link notifications
      3

      FIXED: Topic page URL problems resulting in broken link notifications

      2 years ago

      My hub, "http://  dzymslizzy.hubpages.  com/hub/Photography-A-Few-Lighting-Tricks"  has a broken link symbol, but when I carefully comb through it (in edit mode), nothing is actually highlighted...

    • Rants and Raves
      5

      Rants and Raves

      2 years ago

      What great thing happened to you recently?  Someone extra nice, going above and beyond the call of duty? Perfect weather at just the right moment?  Share it here!Or, what really ticked you off?  Morons in...

    • Groups
      6

      Groups

      2 years ago

      You know what would be nice, pursuant to the information I received indicating that it is the group in which the hub falls that determines the "next in this series" placement at the bottom of the...

    • A new joke...
      12

      A new joke...

      2 years ago

      A little girl is walking home from school, and a man on a big black motorcycle pulls up to her, and says, "Hey little girl, you want a ride?""No!" She says, and speeds up her pace.He pulls up behind...

    • Weird question--again on copyrights...
      7

      Weird question--again on copyrights...

      2 years ago

      Okay--I have a couple of hubs dealing with the strategy of a couple of computer games.I have done my best to describe the games, but I wonder, if I were to use a couple of screenshots of the section in question, would...

    • Strange Grouping?
      5

      Strange Grouping?

      2 years ago

      Okay--now I am puzzled.Do one's own groups override the hub topic categories, when hubs are selected for appearing under the "more in this series" box at the bottom of the hub?Because, I have 4 hubs on various...

    • STats Glitch?
      20

      STats Glitch?

      2 years ago

      According to the sticky note about posting in the  Tech forum, this question does not qualify, but it seems technical in nature, so I'm stumped, and hoping this is the right place, instead.When I was trying to look...

    • Hub Groups
      7

      Hub Groups

      2 years ago

      The new hub grouping tool is much easier to use, and overall, I like it.That said, I have a couple of suggestions that could improve its usefulness even further.1) In the overall groups listing, please put the group...

    • 15

      "Spammy" elements in hubs

      2 years ago

      With all the new changes being touted, and the fact (according to the most recent blog), indicating we will NOT have the choice to opt out of "hub pro basic," I am looking to clarify what spammy means, ...

    • Editing...
      6

      Editing...

      2 years ago

      Two questions on this topic today:1)  Someone please refresh my memory--what happens, link/search/SEO-wise when you radically change the title of a hub?2) Why, sometimes when an edit is done, a hub re-enters the...

    • Google Bookmarks
      8

      Google Bookmarks

      2 years ago

      Does anyone know how to or even if it is possible to sort out the bookmarks we've placed in Google Chrome?I have several folders, and a couple of things have accidentally landed in the wrong folder--including a...

    • What is the weirdest cure for hiccups you have ever heard?
      11

      What is the weirdest cure for hiccups you have ever heard?

      2 years ago

      What is the weirdest cure for hiccups you have ever heard?

    • EC Nominees?
      5

      EC Nominees?

      2 years ago

      For a while, HP gave us the option of making nominations for EC hubs.  Has that gone away???  I can't find it.

    • Photos...
      8

      Photos...

      2 years ago

      Hi, folks, I am sorry to be a pest, but I keep coming across new things that are tripping me up as I go about revising hubs.This is the latest one--  " STYLE TIP[?]We noticed that you may be using Google...

    • New Sort Order, Please?
      18

      New Sort Order, Please?

      2 years ago

      It would be nice if we could change the default sort order on our hub account page.While it is good to be able to click on any column heading, to sort by that, it is only temporary.Leave the page; it goes back to...

    • Traffic up; traffic down??  Make up your mind!
      31

      Traffic up; traffic down?? Make up your mind!

      2 years ago

      One of my hubs has fallen into the dreaded half-filled circle, yet it sports a red arrow indicating increased traffic.WTH??  Make up your minds, HP!  Is the traffic up or down???

    • Photos...
      9

      Photos...

      2 years ago

      Once upon a time, when I first joined Hub Pages, there were some things in place that were very helpful for readers.  A couple of those have gone away.One in particular I'd like to see come back is the original...

    • Hubbie Awards
      3

      Hubbie Awards

      2 years ago

      While the rules make it very clear that each Hubber may cast only a single ballot, what is not clear is this:  Can a single person be nominated in more than one category?

    • Blocking
      13

      Blocking

      2 years ago

      I wish we had a way to block certain forum posts that we don't care to see.  There are a few that I wisely stay away from nonetheless, (usually religious rants), and every time they come up on my feed, my blood...

    • Yet another question..
      13

      Yet another question..

      2 years ago

      Gosh--I hope one does not get banned for asking too many questions in the forums!  I am still on an editing and tweaking rampage, and have found a set of 3 related articles that need some serious...

    • QAP arrow not working?
      11

      QAP arrow not working?

      2 years ago

      I have been editing and tweaking hubs like crazy the last few days.  Naturally, this means that they all go through QAP again, with the spinning arrow-circle indicating that their status is still pending.All but...

    • EC vs. HOTD
      4

      EC vs. HOTD

      2 years ago

      Are Editor's Choice hubs and Hubs of the Day mutually exclusive?Can a hub be both, or not?  Just curious, that's all.Must be my week for thinking up a slew of questions. 

    • Okay--what gives with the ads?
      14

      Okay--what gives with the ads?

      2 years ago

      I was under the impression that the ads placed on our pages would be triggered by some word, phrase or reference within the article.So, I am left wondering, WTH does an ad for "Glad Press and Seal" food wrap...

    • Great!  (Heavy Sarcasm)
      18

      Great! (Heavy Sarcasm)

      2 years ago

      Crud--my mouse is dying!Won't respond to clicks; making mistakes about where I clicked in a game (causing my to lose); being very difficult about highlighting to drag/drop text...  Crud..just what I need--another...

    • WTH Happened to the front page/new feed???
      35

      WTH Happened to the front page/new feed???

      2 years ago

      I was online this morning, and everything looked normal.I signed back in this afternoon, and it's all changed!  Everything is in a boring, straight-down-the-page list format, with NO link to see about HOTD choices,...

    • Again with the un-broken 'broken link' warning!
      16

      Again with the un-broken 'broken link' warning!

      2 years ago

      Checking through my hubs today, and got a broken link warning on this hub:http://hubpages.com/hub/GilbertandSulli … oHateOperaThe link in question is:  http://www.sterngrove.org/home/celebrate75/It opens up...

    • A LOT of trouble today--anyone else?
      23

      A LOT of trouble today--anyone else?

      2 years ago

      HP keeps wanting to not load all the way--the spinning circle rarely stops; the page freezes up and you can't navigate, and I keep seeing, "Shockwave flash has crashed" or "Shockwave plugin has stopped...

    • Here's a puzzler--
      13

      Here's a puzzler--

      2 years ago

      Today, I was looking over my hubs list, to see if any of the tweaking I've done in the last couple of days had made any difference.  (It has.)However, I did notice something odd, and I wonder what drives the sort...

    • I could use some advice, here
      58

      I could use some advice, here

      2 years ago

      While I opted out of the Hub Pro program, it would be irrelevant, anyway, since they are only focusing on already well-trafficked hubs.I could, however, use some advice on what I need to fix on this one, which has...

    • How Do I call attention to a particular thread comment?
      8

      How Do I call attention to a particular thread comment?

      2 years ago

      Is there a way to make a link to a specific comment in the middle of a long thread on a discussion topic?There is one such that I would like to call to the attention of HP staff as a suggestion, for I believe the writer...

    • Overly promotional?
      20

      Overly promotional?

      2 years ago

      Wouldn't a hubber who seems to write exclusively on product reviews, which they openly state they got for free or at a reduced price simply for the purpose of writing review, be considered as "overly...

    • copyright and quotes for 'educational' use..
      17

      copyright and quotes for 'educational' use..

      2 years ago

      I am writing a new hub, with an educational intent, and I would like to include, in its entirety, a very brief poem by Dorothy Parker.The latest copyright date  by her is 1956.  (She died in 1967.)The current...

    • Contest by DzyMsLizzy
      2

      Contest by DzyMsLizzy

      2 years ago

      Hi, folks...  I put up a contest in a hub, and I'm trying to get the word out.  You can read the hub and the contest details here:http://dzymslizzy.hubpages.com/hub/Cont … g-QuestionI'm sorry I didn't...

    • How the ...???
      11

      How the ...???

      3 years ago

      How am I supposed to get the word out about my contest, when all the forum threads (including the one about Hub Challenges) states, "Do not start threads for the sole purpose of promoting or posting...

    • Outside HP...
      9

      Outside HP...

      3 years ago

      Hi, folks...  I'm wondering: can anyone can offer information on bookmarking on Google Chrome?I've made several folders, and clicked to bookmark a good number of things.. That part, I get.The problem arises when I...

    • Interest in Ads...
      11

      Interest in Ads...

      3 years ago

      Since we are forbidden to click ads on our own hubs, and likewise (or at least highly discouraged) from doing so on others' hubs, what are we to do if an ad catches our eye, and we may be interested in looking at the...

    • Amazon...
      6

      Amazon...

      3 years ago

      Sorry, I realize this has been asked before, and possibly even by me; however my brains are slowing down, and I cannot remember the answer, nor can I find the previous discussion.The question, then, is this:  When...

    • Formatting Options
      10

      Formatting Options

      3 years ago

      While I realize that Hub Pages is not a poetry-first website, focusing instead on articles, I still wish we could have a return to the days when we, as authors, had a bit more creative freedom in how we arranged our...

    • Duplicate Content ?? Oh, my!
      9

      Duplicate Content ?? Oh, my!

      2 years ago

      I don't know how folks with over 1K hubs keep track!I have just over 300, and I'm finding that as I go to publish a new article, lo and behold, I find I've written virtually the same article before!!!This has happened...

    • Incorrect usages!!!  Pet Peeves!
      21

      Incorrect usages!!! Pet Peeves!

      2 years ago

      There are a few glaring errors I've been seeing too often lately.  Some are here; others are elsewhere on the Internet.  There's no accounting, of course, for the comments on such places as Face Book; it's not...

    • Additional Account?
      16

      Additional Account?

      3 years ago

      Recently, I've been publishing a few more of my poems here.  I realized early on that this is not truly a supportive venue for poetry, as far as the way the developers envisioned the site, and how it is...

    • Monitor issue
      10

      Monitor issue

      3 years ago

      This forum topic is the closest I could find to my issue.Does anyone know how to de-static the screen of a flat-screen LED monitor, so that it is not constantly having to be cleared of cat fur????Yes, my cats like to...

    • E-Book Publishing
      4

      E-Book Publishing

      3 years ago

      Hi, folks--If you were going to publish a book of poetry, would you have a particular platform you'd recommend, one over another?Smashwords?Create-Space?Book Tango?Or, is there another of which I'm unaware that would...

    • Hub Groups
      10

      Hub Groups

      2 years ago

      I have a suggestion regarding the hub groups.Once we have a large number of hubs, and find that we may have gotten distracted, and forgotten to add a group category to a new hub, it is cumbersome to do so after the...

    • Another Ad Question
      15

      Another Ad Question

      3 years ago

      Okay--so we all know it is forbidden to click on ads on your own hubs, and at least severely frowned upon, if not outright forbidden to do so on the ad on other hubbers' articles.But--how about their Amazon ad...

    • Earnings graph suggestion
      6

      Earnings graph suggestion

      3 years ago

      Whatever the reason--this is not about the whys and wherefores--it is now taking me so long to reach the payment threshold, that I have no good way of figuring out WHEN I can expect a payment!We need some time frame...

    • Joke for the Day:
      11

      Joke for the Day:

      3 years ago

      An eager young man has landed a job as a door-to-door vacuum cleaner salesman.  He is very encouraged by the response he's getting with his demonstrations, and continues on his route.Soon enough, he travels a bit...

    • Looking for SEO Input here
      15

      Looking for SEO Input here

      3 years ago

      It has been suggested that I submit one of my hubs here for an SEO check.This one has become unfeatured for lack of engagement, but it is a popular topic these days.I wonder, would it be better split into two separate...

    • 10

      "Answer This Question"

      3 years ago

      Has anyone else had this problem with the Q&A section?I clicked on "answer this question," and instead of giving me the box in which to put my reply, it sent me back to my main feed page.  This has...

    • Status Posts on Main Feed Page
      4

      Status Posts on Main Feed Page

      3 years ago

      Wondering--is it allowed to post a link there to my blog?  It's a story I want to share, for anyone interested, but "too personal" as an article for HP.

    • For those who understand physics, 
Why don't skateboards succumb to gravity duri
      5

      For those who understand physics, Why don't skateboards succumb to gravity duri

      3 years ago

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    • Ad Sense
      22

      Ad Sense "Ooops" clicks...

      3 years ago

      Yesterday I was showing my husband something in one of my articles, and he accidentally clicked on one of the ads on my page.I was not logged in to Hub Pages at the time, as I was showing him how to find my pages as any...

    • Unable to edit comments
      3

      Unable to edit comments

      3 years ago

      Today, (3-7-15) I tried to edit a comment I had made (WELL within the time limit), and I was unable to do so.While the 'edit your comment' link functioned, and took me to that screen, it was locked up, and I was unable...

    • An interesting thing.. bug?
      11

      An interesting thing.. bug?

      3 years ago

      I just finished publishing a new hub, upon which I have already received a comment.  When going to answer that comment, I noticed, in the 'more by...' section, a hub is listed that is not even published, as I have...

    • Featured/Unfeatured ... ugh!
      59

      Featured/Unfeatured ... ugh!

      23 months ago

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    • Changing to
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      Changing to "Activity" Tab Problems

      3 years ago

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    • EC/HOTD
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      EC/HOTD

      3 years ago

      Pursuant to the discussion going on over the HubPro issues, and the "opt out" selection, I visited my profile to double-check my that my settings were set to "opt out."  They were.I then saw...

    • How does a ventriloquist manage to pronounce the sounds of certain consonants,
      6

      How does a ventriloquist manage to pronounce the sounds of certain consonants,

      3 years ago

      How does a ventriloquist manage to pronounce the sounds of certain consonants,such as "B" "F" "M" "P" "V" "W"  without moving the lips?Each of those...

    • Here's one for physical science and chemistry geeks..
      3

      Here's one for physical science and chemistry geeks..

      3 years ago

      Here's one for physical science and chemistry geeks..I understand WHAT surfactants are; what they do.  What I do not know, and would like to understand, is HOW they do what they do.How do they break the surface...

    • Creative and Daring Recipe Substitutions
      8

      Creative and Daring Recipe Substitutions

      3 years ago

      Guess what I did the other day??I was out of an ingredient, no time to run to store, so I made a very unorthodox substitution that I don't think many people would have thought of.  Many if not most would even say...

    • 11

      "Legal" hub topics....

      3 years ago

      I realize we are not supposed to write hubs suggesting people break laws.How about a hub telling someone how to legally challenge and probably get out of a certain type of speeding ticket?

    • WHY Must They do THAT??!!
      14

      WHY Must They do THAT??!!

      3 years ago

      Cats have hairballs from time to time (or sometimes eat something they should not have).  It goes with the territory of owning (or rather, being owned by) a cat.  I get that.  I also understand that if a...

    • To report or not to report?
      163

      To report or not to report?

      3 years ago

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    • A Puzzlement
      9

      A Puzzlement

      3 years ago

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    • Capsule Spell Check Tool
      10

      Capsule Spell Check Tool

      3 years ago

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    • Weird Notification
      8

      Weird Notification

      3 years ago

      In today's earnings page, I have a "pending" under the e-bay column.I've never seen that before, and there is no reason why I should:  I'm not even (and never have been) signed up with the e-bay...

    • Comments Ordering
      39

      Comments Ordering

      3 years ago

      This is a suggestion for an additional feature to the option to order comments by either oldest or most recent as first-appearing.The current tool is useful for hubs with many comments, as I means people do not have to...

    • Another question about a different kind of rule
      13

      Another question about a different kind of rule

      3 years ago

      While we are not supposed to be putting links within our hubs to outside sales sites in which we have an interest, is it allowed to post a link on the front page, in the "what's on your mind" status box, for a...

    • Rules
      27

      Rules

      3 years ago

      I have just been prowling all through the Learning Center, and the FAQ, and cannot find reference to something I thought was a rule; i.e., not soliciting reciprocal likes/comments.I just got a "fan mail" from...

    • Stats Question
      3

      Stats Question

      3 years ago

      I have been reviewing several of my hubs, and making some edits.  When I open the stats at the top of the page, and go to the "hub metrics" tab, I find a puzzle.On the stat titled "View...

    • Just Venting: Earnings Down to a Ridiculous Level
      51

      Just Venting: Earnings Down to a Ridiculous Level

      3 years ago

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    • Ludicrous (slow) speed...
      15

      Ludicrous (slow) speed...

      3 years ago

      I'm wondering whether the importation of all the Squidoo articles has caused a traffic jam in HP's computers.Over the last couple of weeks, I've noticed the site operating at a snail's pace.  Sometimes, it won't...

    • Duplicate Content??
      21

      Duplicate Content??

      3 years ago

      Curious--If I were to write a Hub about--and featuring--famous quotations, would the quotes trip the duplicate content warning?

    • Anyone on Bubblews...
      167

      Anyone on Bubblews...

      3 years ago

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    • Earnings source?
      15

      Earnings source?

      3 years ago

      Perhaps this has been asked before, but if so, I missed it.When you have an Amazon earnings posted, is there any way to determine which product/hub was the source?

    • Searching
      20

      Searching

      3 years ago

      Once you have over 200 hubs, searching for a particular one in the list can be daunting.Regardless of being able to sort alphabetically by title, it's still a long list.This problem is compounded when you suffer from...

    • What's Wrong Here?
      11

      What's Wrong Here?

      3 years ago

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    • RESOLVED: Amazon Capsule Troubles
      6

      RESOLVED: Amazon Capsule Troubles

      3 years ago

      You have changed your pic.

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