Would it be a good idea to have a spell checker on this site?
Also, it seems to me there are people submitting text that is not proper English.
It's easy to figure out that you have never used the site, because there is a spell checker for the text capsules. Red underlines will alert you to a misspelled word just as it will in this section.
I dun't believe it is necessary to have a spell checkher. Since one can discern most words if only the first and last letters are correct...
The spell check is on. Red lines mean* wrong spellings. But no grammar checker
by Russ Moran - The Write Stuff 2 years ago
Is your spelling getting worse?I prided myself as a kid on my excellent spelling. As the years go by it's getting constantly worse. I think it's the fault of Spell Checker, a blessed little program but one that makes us rely on it. Are you having the same experience?
by Leni Sands 4 years ago
Just wondered if there was any point in having a spelling and grammar checker within hubpages?I raise this question because I see a lot of spelling and grammar mistakes while reading through hubs. It spoils an excellent piece of work. If people wrote their piece in word, first or...
by Susan Britton 5 years ago
Do you still look up words in your dictionary or do you depend on spell checker to do the job?Have you ever typed a word and thought it doesn't look right only to look it up in your dictionary to find out you were correct?
by Liz Elias 6 years ago
Hi there, Hub Pages programmers--It would be very helpful if the spell-check utility could be turned on globally for the entire hub while in edit mode.I often find errors in the capsule titles and/or in photo captions, but spell-check is not currently available for those fields.Thanks for...
by Kelly Kline Burnett 5 years ago
Our vocabulary is our foundation for communication. Whether we are speaking or writing. When I was a member of Toastmasters, they always had a word of the day.When I write I am often dismayed at the lack of words found in our spell checker.Has there been and I apologize if this is an old topic, I...
by cooldad 7 years ago
Why isn't the word Muppets recognized in spell checker?How can Muppets not be recognized by spell checker? This is a travesty. Poor Jim Henson, he just rolled over in his grave.
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