The influx of Squidoo members (what's the correct term BTW?) has really made the forums seem lively again.
I never look at the topic forums, and in recent months the HubPages section has been pretty quiet, so it's nice to see so much activity.
I have been calling them Squubbers, but they may not like that term.
Marisa, If you mean what is the correct term for Squidoo members, we are usually (were!) called Squids. :-)
It's good to be here, BTW, as the forums are helpful, and there are plenty of guidance articles available.
Just so long as we're not called "dead squids" ! :-)
Oh my goodness--I just noticed you have a snake around your neck. You'll be a dead squid if he bites you!
It's really nice to see all of the new faces.
Marisa Wright, influx works. However here are a few more choices: inflow, inrush, flood, inundation. The forum was usually fairly active over on Squidoo.
Any influx of additional writers from a situation as we have will lead to lots of questions, some relating to the transition of material and others on HP itself.
In reality, Squidoo "Lensmasters" had several forums and groups to interact on and of course some favored this one or that one for any number of reasons.
I personally had given up on the official forum because of the over emphasis of social interaction to generate internal traffic.
I sure have learned a lot on this forum! You folks are hard working and helpful.
I was thinking the same thing last night.
It is nice to see so much new activity, and the answers from more experienced hubbers have also been helpful to those of us who have been on the site a few years.
Thanks, new Squidoo transfers!
I've always enjoyed the forums, but they're such a distraction when busy.
I avoid the topical forums like the plague. The only ones that are busy enough to be interesting are the political and religious ones, and they only infuriate me, which isn't much fun.
It is great to be able to read what the active more experienced HubPages' members have to say in the forums. Thank you so much to those of you who share the wealth of information you have. The forums are educational at best.
I rarely comes in forums.For the past two days I have been there for clearing some doubts. So happy to know that forum was too active in these days.
Paradigmsearch has been missing from the forums for quite a while. Isn't he Forum King or something? Hope he's all right.
Forums are great places. I can get my queries resolved at most of the times. Not only this I can connect with different business that help me in business and vice versa. For me it is a great communication channel.
by Kylyssa Shay 21 months ago
I seldom use the forum because I frequently get treated with a condescending attitude or bashed no matter what I ask or say. For instance, the last time I used the forum, a long-time user decided to argue against my desire for hubscores to reflect the eligibility of hubs for the network sites by...
by Don Bobbitt 12 months ago
It looks like a fourth of my feed lately is comprised of new people wanting the rest of us to tell them how to write. All day I get request after request for help on passing the Quality Assessment. I mean Really? Many of your requests are just one step above being a jumble of mis-spelled words...
by thisisoli 8 years ago
I can't help but notice that after a few bannings of prolific forum participants, the forum participation has dropped dramatically.Gone are the days when I had around 3 pages of Hubbers Hangout topics to peruse, nowadays I just check the main forum page where there seems to be around three threads...
by Maria Jordan 7 years ago
I applied for a Google Ad Sense account and was declined due to URL issues. See Below: Further detail:Domain ownership: To complete our review of your website, we need to confirm that you have access to the HTML source code of the URL you've submitted or were given access to AdSense via a...
by Hub Gandhy 6 years ago
Sorry for the inconvenience- but that's what I just saw. HubPages staff, Jason Menayan, who runs another account called 'livelonger', just posted here in the link below, to save the Hubs from sinking??? Hah!I quote forum rules- "Multiple Accounts: While we don't prohibit having more than one...
by thisisoli 7 years ago
I have noticed that an increasing number of people seem to have joined this site merely to spam religion on the forum. This would be okay if it was not for the fact that this is a forum for writers, not theists.I am all for having a community forum, but I believe it should be a community forum for...
Copyright © 2018 HubPages Inc. and respective owners. Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc. HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.
|HubPages Device ID||This is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.|
|Login||This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.|
|HubPages Traffic Pixel||This 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.|
|Remarketing Pixels||We 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 Pixels||We 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.|