Noticed the + and - symbols for rating answers on questions has been replaced with the thumbs up and thumbs down icons.
Better, worse, or who cares?
DYK? In the gladiator arena of Rome, the thumbs up was the kill signal and the thumbs down was 'let him live', as in put your weapon down. Hollywood got it backwards and it's been with us ever since.
DYK? the thumbs up sign in Iraq is the same as the middle finger in the US? When I saw the picture in Time magazine of all the little kids giving the thumbs up sign with mischievous smirks, I knew the photographer had no idea.
I think most people will know that HP is in N America therefore will have their 'society norms' practiced and hopefully, take no offence other than to think we're strange? but who isn't
by Dorsi Diaz 9 years ago
I was just wondering, if you read a well written hub but it was something controversial that had a different opinion than you had, would you rate it thumbs down because of that or would you rate it on the hub itself ( written well, lots of information, good layout?)Just wondering because I write...
by Veronica 10 years ago
My stats is no longer showing the number of thumbs up or thumbs down I am getting on any hubs, or even just the totals. The columns are just gone. Am I having a problem, or is this stat something we all can't see anymore?
by J.T. 10 years ago
Thumbs up, or thumbs down, does it really mean anything, when someone is rating your hub, and only does it in a negative way, it only means that the person haven´t understand a word of it, don´t let that get under your skin. My dad always said " son, it doesn´t matter what other people say,...
by Susan Ng Yu 10 years ago
Will we know if our hubs have been given the thumbs up or thumbs down? I remember seeing it a long time ago in "my account", but now I don't see it anymore. Has that feature been scrapped?
by Nancy Carol Brown Hardin 4 years ago
I have a question about the blue thumbs on Hubs. If I click on the thumbs up, I also can click on the reasons i.e.; interesting, funny, beautifu, awesome, etc. What happens if I read a lens and feel it should be reported for some sort of abuse? Do I give it a thumbs down, and if so, does the writer...
by Direxmd 9 years ago
I got accepted to fill a position for the examiner (National, Offbeat), and I was curious if anyone here had any experience with them? It sounds like they make $10/1000 visits, or so they say.Is this true? Is Examiner.com better than most?Thanks for the input,Mike
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