What do friends and family have to do to follow my hubs?
As others have mentioned, "Following" a user is a members-only feature, and your friends and family will have to create a HubPages account to receive email updates when you publish a new Hub. However, as colorfulone mentions, they can also check your profile periodically to see any new content you've created.
Don't forget, you can also post your new articles to social media to let everyone know when you've written something new.
To use the built-in follow feature that is part of HubPages, people have to join the site.
Do they know what the URL is to your HubPages profile?
Or, do they know what your user ID is on HP?
You would need to let them know how to find your hubs.
by Camlo De Ville6 years ago
Prompted by this thread: http://hubpages.com/forum/topic/66024?p … ost1449521, I'd be interested to know if it would be possible to have a feature that tells us how many Hubbers we are following.
by Shawn May Scott5 years ago
I am still new to Hubpages and have been enjoying a rather successful start. Thank you to those who have voted my articles up and those few of you who have begun to follow me. But I have noticed one thing of late and...
by Ari Lamstein6 years ago
A couple of months ago we began a conversation with the HubPages community about what new notifications you would like to see on the site. (See the original and follow-up posts). Today I am happy to announce...
by Sally Gulbrandsen3 years ago
There seems to be an increasing number of people signing up on HubPages whose only activity here, is to add followers to their account, sometimes in their hundreds. As I understand it, we are penalized for...
by Paul Edmondson4 years ago
We really appreciated the feedback from the community and want to continue to incorporate feedback into this feature that will be released in informational mode today so people can see it in their my account.The blog...
by Debby Bruck5 years ago
Dear Hubbers. I've recently noticed so many changes on Hubpages. I had no internet for a week and upon my return things look so different. I like the cleaner white pages with the underline beneath the titles. The column...
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