Is is ok to change to a pen name on your account? I have articles on niche, not sure if it changes anything as far as that goes. Just making sure it does not throw the proverbial "wrench in the works'' Hope everyone had a good weekend happy Monday fun day to all.
You can't change your user name without creating a new account on HubPages, but you can change what appears in the "Real Name" field of your profile (simply edit your profile and change the text in that section).
Hi Jesse, I am pretty sure you cannot change your pen name here. The only way is to open a new account so anything you already have on the niche sites and main site already will,still be under your original name/ pen name.
I was thinking that too, Jodah. Thank you for the reply.
If I could get someone from the Team to clarify though, that would be terrific. Thanks.
by Imogen French 4 years ago
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by Shon Stallgraves 7 years ago
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by Geri McClymont 2 years ago
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by John Coviello 5 years ago
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by kims3003 8 years ago
Many writers have suggested I change my pen name to open up more opportunity but I can not figure out how to do so. Could you please help me out. Thanks so much!
by cryptid 6 years ago
In your opinion, or in your experience, is it better to use the same pen name on every writing platform you use (here, Squidoo, Wizzley, etc) or is it better to have a different name for each site? Just interested in some thoughts from experienced web writers as I try to sort out my...
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