Well, I think this is absolutely the best idea HP have had for ages and will do a great deal to improve quality on the site and get the hardworking HubPages staff the money they richly deserve.
Choice quotes from the piece are:
$5 is an absolute bargain!
At last, even terrible writers will be able to feature. Something we can all agree was long overdue.
Another great idea to reduce the burden on overworked staff. I think Simone is going to have to work hard to make her wage, but we can all agree that with the number of posts she makes, the $0.10 needs to be set at that level to avoid her taking *all the monies*!
HP, I salute you for this and look forward to being part of this brave new world and the dawning of a brighter future for HubPages.
More here: http://blog.hubpages.com/2013/04/sponso … ured-hubs/
I signed up and got everything set up.
Simone was pleased. Since I was the first person to sign up, Simone said she is even going to send me one of her bows as a memento.
I am not sure everyone is in the right mood about this issue to enjoy a jolly joke about it.
What a great idea! Simone may have to work overtime, but we all know she doesn't sleep anyway.
Ha ha! nice one-- so does that mean I pay $100 or $5??? Um... how about them paying me a penny?
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