Requesting Feedback For My First Hub

Jump to Last Post 1-5 of 5 discussions (7 posts)
  1. MediaSolutions profile image61
    MediaSolutionsposted 11 years ago

    It's about my dental problems:

    Thank you!

  2. MediaSolutions profile image61
    MediaSolutionsposted 11 years ago

    p.s. I just added more pictures...

  3. agilitymach profile image92
    agilitymachposted 11 years ago

    I think the pictures in your hub are put to half size or quarter size.  You'll want them full size to make them look good.  You've obviously been through a lot with your teeth.  That's quite a horrific story.  I think to get Google traffic, you'll need to be more specific.  What was the name of the chemo drug that hurt your teeth? What is the exact side effect the drug causes when teeth are extracted?  More exact details like that will help with a Google search.  When HubPages asks for indepth, quality articles, they are looking for more details.

    Get more details, fix the pictures, lengthen the hub.  That's a good starting point. smile

    1. MediaSolutions profile image61
      MediaSolutionsposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      Well, what happened with the pictures, is right after I posted my Hub link here I get this message from Hub editors: "Thank you for being a part of the HubPages community. We are writing to notify you that your Hub contains Watermarked or Pixelated Images or Videos. Your Hub remains published, giving you the chance to address this violation. However, your Hub will be reviewed by moderators again in about a week, and may be unpublished if it has not been corrected."

      Immediately, I shot a message that basically amounted to: "What!? I have no idea what you're talking about!! Blah!"

      lol. I probably should have given it some thought first. That was just my reaction, it kind of stressed me out. I felt picked on. smile I knew they weren't watermarked because I took them myself right before I listed the Hub Page. I thought what are you trying to say here? And then, I started thinking, maybe by "Pixelated Images" they could mean it's not a clear picture? I don't know. They never wrote back. But I made the pictures smaller (quarter size) in case it was a quality issue. I guess it doesn't matter, because then I grabbed my camera and took a few more pictures. I think the pictures I made for the gallery are a better quality. I'm hoping if that's the case, they'll tell me what pictures they don't like?

      I really like your suggestions, and plan to implement them. And hopefully my Hub will still be up in a week! Thanks for taking the time to help me.

  4. Amadaun profile image60
    Amadaunposted 11 years ago

    I suggest setting your pictures at the end to "Thumbnails."  It'll look more professional than a page of photos one after another.

    Your first two pictures are a bit blurry.  If possible, choose your very best pictures to go first because those are the ones to catch the reader's eye.

    Finally, use some of agilitymach's suggestions.  It reads rather like a blog post right now, and that'll get you flagged, too.

  5. MediaSolutions profile image61
    MediaSolutionsposted 11 years ago

    I enlarged the pictures, deleted a few of the blurriest, and added more detailed information. Thanks!smile

    1. ajwrites57 profile image85
      ajwrites57posted 11 years agoin reply to this

      So sorry for your problems. yikes(
      Wanted to add that a good idea would be to take the majority of your photos and make them thumbnails. When you add a photo it gives you the option of making them. Also, you might want to add definitions of some of the words you use.  I'd get other photos from morguefiles and wikipedia commons. Maybe find a dental chair or dentist.
      Good luck!


This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at:

Show Details
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)
ClickscoThis is a data management platform studying reader behavior (Privacy Policy)