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Making Money On Hubpages Questions Answers Tutorial

Updated on June 12, 2014

Getting Our Bearings On Hubpages

Sometimes we can get hopelessly lost on Hubpages. First we sign in to the network by entering our user name and our password. Okay! Now you're in. Where are you exactly?


Hubpages Logo
Hubpages Logo

Starting At The Top

Usually, the url automatically changes from www.Hubpages.com to www.Hubpages.com/feed where we see the live feed. You will also end up at the live feed if you click the HUBPAGES LOGO top left of your screen. [SEE YELLOW HIGHLIGHT IN URL ADDRESS WINDOW]


The next thing you might normally do is click "my account" which shows your Statistics page and earnings for the month. Happy Days!

HAIKU | Questions and Answers

Questions and Answers

You may have thought to submit

Go to Hubpages


People in the social

community who see fit

to comment reply


Not too short a line

not too long a diatribe

just the right amount


Make sure you conform

to rules of Hubpages game

There's no one to blame


No links, oh that stinks

You'll be notified at once

It's much better now


Before we never

knew what happened what hit us

Slam dunk penalty


Many helpful ones

Check out the question answers

Opinions galore


Green Q quotient badge

And "A" for answer emblem

Check your profile page

Questions and Answers on Hubpages


Some people might take advantage of the live feed right off the bat. That's probably why the team directs us there, to see what's happening and to get involved in reading and commenting on the blogs.


However, another option for members of the community, especially if you've been dreaming up some good questions would be to post it to the members. You want to get answers and the advice of experts. You may just end up with opinions on a topic. Any topic.


Notice how you can click the tabs to: STATUS, QUESTION, FORUM
Now this all seems so simplistic, but I can tell you from experience, that there are times when I'm searching where to go on the network to find my way around. The VERY best way to learn is to teach, so that's how this tutorial evolves. I'm learning so much already. [See image below]

Once you hit the QUESTION Tab you can ask away. Make sure it is in the form of a question. I've read so many, shall I say, unanswerable and unanswered questions because they were not English, or just a few words without any form, or not in the form of a question.

Check out this alphabetical list of areas that you can ask a question:

•Arts and Design
•Autos

•Books, Literature, and Writing

•Business and Employment

•Education and Science

•Entertainment and Media

•Family and Parenting

•Fashion and Beauty

•Food and Cooking

•Games, Toys, and Hobbies

•Gender and Relationships

•Health

•Holidays and Celebrations

•Home

•HubPages Tutorials and Community

•Personal Finance

•Pets and Animals

•Politics and Social Issues

•Religion and Philosophy

•Sports and Recreation

•Technology

•Travel and Places

About The Author

Debby Bruck, CHOM is the founder of HomeopathyWorldCommunity. Debby believes that homeopathy is the wave of the future that provides hope and healing to those who have tried every other approach. Debby hosts a BlogTalkRadio/HomeopathyWorldCommunity channel with numerous shows per week. Learn about homeopathy as a foundation energy medical practice. She sometimes presents a Sunday night healing meditation. Follow Debby on Twitter

Contact Debby: If you have any further questions she is always happy to talk with you.

Disclaimer: This Information is Educational Only

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If you would like to try your hand at blogging right here on Hubpages, you can also earn some income at the same time.

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QUESTION ANSWER RULES

You will be asked if the question you had in mind has already been answered, so it is wise on your part, to check first. In fact, that option will be available once you enter your question. If you think your question is slightly different or has not been answered exactly the way you need a response, then go ahead and post it. Just remember, the automated system may kick it out, think it not relevant, or some type of violation.

  • You will be able to expound further a few more details or background in a paragraph, besides the direct question.
  • You will also have an option to add an image to your question.
  • You will only be able to answer your own question ONE TIME! This means you cannot respond to all those who answer this question. Go to the FORUM if you are interested in having conversational threads with members of the community.
  • You will be able to give thumbs up or down in whether you agree or disagree with respondents.
  • You will be able to edit your question only when you first post it.
  • I will emphasize again that you can't post any links to articles, websites or hubs here.
  • Keep reading for an interesting twist

ACCOLADES BADGE FOR ANSWERING QUESTIONS
ACCOLADES BADGE FOR ANSWERING QUESTIONS

One reason you will want to participate in the Question/Answer section of Hubpages is to receive points on your badges. One for your questions and the other for your answers. This factors into your overall profile rating. And, most likely also into your commenting status, but I can't be 100% sure on that.

This is the LINK TO THE QUESTION which I am answering on this Hubpages blog.

ACCOLADES BADGE FOR POSTING INSPIRING QUESTIONS
ACCOLADES BADGE FOR POSTING INSPIRING QUESTIONS

Remember that these questions may inspire other people to create a whole new hubpages blog about this particular issue. That makes it relevant to the community and you can link from the question to the hubpages and vice-versa.

Just be forewarned that it is a violation to post any type of link to your articles in this section of the network!

CATEGORIES IN THE FEED

You will notice the tabs for "Hot, Latest, Best and Unanswered" questions.

People can ask you questions directly and it will fall into this category of QUESTIONS on the network.

The image at the right shows where you can ask a question under the person's profile image. They will be notified about this action, and can choose whether or not to answer. In fact, other members may also answer the question since it goes in the general QUESTION section.

I Highly Recommend Watching This Video On Answering Questions On Hubpages. Making Money On Hubpages. Do it now!

How Else To Access Your Questions and Answers

You can find a tab called "ACTIVITY" which will house a number of different items to review.

  1. Your Questions
  2. Your Answers
  3. Comments You Made
  4. Fan Mail
  5. Bookmarks

Tutorials by Debby


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    • Debby Bruck profile imageAUTHOR

      Debby Bruck 

      5 years ago

      Dear MoonLake - This hubpages was written a long time ago. Since then, many things have changed. The tabs and rules on posting links in the QUESTIONS/ANSWERS section. I think you may post a relevant link now. I'm not sure why your answer was taken off. Not to worry. Blessings, Debby

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      moonlake 

      5 years ago from America

      Thanks for this hub. I didn't realize some of this as long as I have been on here I had not read the rules. All my fault of course. Just yesterday my answer was taken off a question and I guess because I said "I had made a hub on this very thing." I didn't put a link on but I guess I should not have said that. Thanks for sharing voted up.

    • Debby Bruck profile imageAUTHOR

      Debby Bruck 

      5 years ago

      Dear Sarah ~ I'm with you! Once we pop over to Hubpages to visit, we find so many wonderful stories, poems, tutorials, etc that its hard to pull ourselves away. Today, I was working the entire day and was not even able to visit. Glad you enjoyed this and hope it was helpful, especially because things have changed since I first posted this tutorial. Blessings, Debby

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      Sarah 

      5 years ago from USA

      Great tutorial! I do get a bit lost and distracted when I log on, and I spend way too much time! Not that I don't love hubpages, but its' not good if I have errands to do and I end up sitting for hours browsing through hubpages ;)

    • Debby Bruck profile imageAUTHOR

      Debby Bruck 

      6 years ago

      Hi Lisa ~ I'm always glad to help. Now that we don't have Hubpages "Bookmarking" I'm wondering what you are using for "Favorites?" Thanks for the cheerful support. Blessings, Debby

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      Elizabeth Rayen 

      6 years ago from California

      Another great Tutorial hub. I hunger for hubs like these. They are so beneficial to everyone, not just the newbies! Debby, great job. I am putting this in my favorites file and referring back to it often. Thumbs up and definately shared, once again! Lisa :)

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      Jimmie Lanley 

      6 years ago from Memphis, TN USA

      Can you believe I've been at HP for about a year and have just this month discovered the feed function (what you call main page). That is so helpful! I stumbled on iron my iPhone, and I'm so glad I did.

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      Justin W Price 

      6 years ago from Juneau, Alaska

      Debby, don't worry. i have a system in place, after all, the bulk of my job comes from school and writing. My e mail is an extension of that.

      Happy holidays to you and yours!

    • Debby Bruck profile imageAUTHOR

      Debby Bruck 

      6 years ago

      Hi Eric - Thanks for popping by. Wrinkles in the brain, hmmmm, never thought about that. Yeah, I could use a few more to increase the surface of cells and maybe hold some more memories or create a few neurons to snap with electrical energy. Glad you like it. Blessings, Debby

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      Eric Hartman 

      6 years ago from Greensburg, Pennsylvania

      Good stuff here. I often check the questions section for topic inspiration. I have posted a few myself, but should probably get a few more out there. Never anything wrong with a few more wrinkles in the brain right? LOL

    • Debby Bruck profile imageAUTHOR

      Debby Bruck 

      6 years ago

      Hello Justin ~ are your rereading this hub about Questions and Answers? Receiving so many emails can be overwhelming. Sometimes I go through a bunch and delete a hundred non-important ones at a time. Then I get into the mood to un-list myself from many websites and make it a point to respond and read to special people in my life. Do take it easy. Blessings, Debby

    • PDXKaraokeGuy profile image

      Justin W Price 

      6 years ago from Juneau, Alaska

      debby, i never forget, but i get 150 or so e mails a day so sometimes it's hard to keep up :-)

    • Debby Bruck profile imageAUTHOR

      Debby Bruck 

      6 years ago

      Hello SM ~ Glad I can be of help. I see you make a living from your blogging and writing. All the best, Debby

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      smcopywrite 

      6 years ago from all over the web

      debby

      another one that was interesting to read. these are great hubs for novices and veterans of the hub alike. thanks for sharing

    • Debby Bruck profile imageAUTHOR

      Debby Bruck 

      6 years ago

      Whoo-hoo! You found this tutorial with a little bit of Derdriu embedded in the tutorial. Take care of Gusty! He's a star. -~ meow~- Debby

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      Derdriu 

      6 years ago

      Debby: What a very nicely explained, illustrated and organized discussion of the ways in which to submit and view questions and answers! It is most helpful the way in which you articulate and reiterate your points through the harmonious use of text and graphic examples.

      Thank you for sharing yet another great tutorial, for selecting me and my kitten Gusty as an illustrative example, voted up, etc.,

      Derdriu

    • Debby Bruck profile imageAUTHOR

      Debby Bruck 

      6 years ago

      Hello Justin ~ I have written to you many emails. Please check your spam and junk folders. I thought you forgot about me. I am very busy these days. Love, Debby

    • PDXKaraokeGuy profile image

      Justin W Price 

      6 years ago from Juneau, Alaska

      Debby, thanks for writing such helpful HUBS. I want to make more money at HUBPages then I am and I think these HUBS will help. How are things with your son?

    • Debby Bruck profile imageAUTHOR

      Debby Bruck 

      6 years ago

      hello Justin, Hope you had a great weekend. Thanks for reading another one of my Hubpages tutorials. Blessings, Debby

    • Debby Bruck profile imageAUTHOR

      Debby Bruck 

      6 years ago

      Dear Audrey ~ Welcome to Hubpages. It looks like you are a newcomer. Remember to pace yourself. There is a long learning curve. Blessings, Debby

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      Audrey Howitt 

      6 years ago from California

      Bookmarking this!!!Lots to digest and a great hub!

    • PDXKaraokeGuy profile image

      Justin W Price 

      6 years ago from Juneau, Alaska

      Good hub, Debby. Up and shared

    • Debby Bruck profile imageAUTHOR

      Debby Bruck 

      6 years ago

      Dear Rochel ~ Really fine! Another great feature of Hubpages. Thanks and let me know when you return or if you have further questions. Blessings, Debby

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      rochelj 

      6 years ago from USA

      I bookmarked and saved this hub for future reference because it has very useful info on using hubpages. Thank you for this info.

    • Debby Bruck profile imageAUTHOR

      Debby Bruck 

      6 years ago

      Dear Hannah ~ With the many changes here and I suppose the tutorials that I've written will have some information over time that won't pertain. This is the latest information that I have to offer. Blessings, Deb

    • Debby Bruck profile imageAUTHOR

      Debby Bruck 

      6 years ago

      Enlydia ~ It's taking me a long time to respond to your response. Many people over the years have commented upon my voice. I used to do a lot of guided imagery sessions to help people reduce stress. Just this past week, my daughter's voice teacher also said the same thing about its soothing quality. Many blessings, Debby

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      Rika Susan 

      6 years ago from South Africa

      Lots to learn here, Debby. The questions and answers section can also give loads of ideas for new hubs!

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      Hello, hello, 

      6 years ago from London, UK

      I am glad you clarified the Questions-Answers capsul on Hub. I often wondered.

    • Debby Bruck profile imageAUTHOR

      Debby Bruck 

      6 years ago

      We all need reminders and even a personal secretary!

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      Phil Plasma 

      6 years ago from Montreal, Quebec

      Good stuff - it's been a few days since last I checked the Questions area, your hub is reminding me to go there.

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      Richard Francis Fleck 

      6 years ago from Denver, Colorado

      Very helpful and informative with lots of "how to do" examples.

    • Debby Bruck profile imageAUTHOR

      Debby Bruck 

      6 years ago

      Dear icciev ~ Congratulations on reaching level 4 commenter. You have been a faithful supporter of my Hubpages tutorials. Glad to be of service. Debby

    • Enlydia Listener profile image

      Enlydia Listener 

      6 years ago from trailer in the country

      I loved listening to your voice in your tutorial...it just seemed to make it more personal. Very Cool1 I am rating this up for useful and interesting.

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      successfulblogger 

      6 years ago from Los Angeles,Ca

      Great hub lots of info

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      icciev 

      6 years ago from Kuwait

      very interesting and useful tutorials, lots of information I never knew or noticed before. thanks for sharing Debby and voted up

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