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What are your thoughts on "Shout-Out" Hubs?


Shout-Out Hubs are what I call articles that primarily exist to thank followers, fans, and friends for their support on HubPages. What are your thoughts of these? Are they simply nice gestures, or are they against the spirit of Hubs, which are supposed to be more informative than personal?

 

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Tim Mitchell (tsmog) says

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2 months ago
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    Jeremy Gill 2 months ago

    Thanks Tim. I've seen some prominent Hubbers employ these, and it always surprises me a bit that they're featured. Makes me wonder if a Shout-Out Hub about non-Hubbers would be less favored by HP (though I have no intention of making one).

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Diana L Pierce (Diana Lee) says

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    Jeremy Gill 2 months ago

    My thoughts exactly, there are better ways for showing gratitude on HP. I always get taken back when I see a successful Hubber write an entire article that's just a list of Hubbers they happen to know.

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Chloe Davis Smith (nochance) says

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    Jeremy Gill 2 months ago

    Agreed, I don't plan on ever making one. They're sweet but just don't have much to offer most people because of how personalized they are.