I've been less active on Hubpages in the past month, and I just now noticed that the category "resquests' has disappeared and seems to have been supplanted by another category called "answers". How did this come about, and is there more to it than just a name change?
I have been wondering about this too.
Also, how do we access the Unanswered Idea Bank?
Aya, where you see "answers" you will see that in smaller letters there is "view questions", which you can click on. That's instead of the old requests. You can select whether you want to just add a shorter answer or write a Hub.
Ivorwen, If you click on "view questions" you'll get to the page where the ideabank is over to your right-hand side.
Thanks for the info, Lisa. I'm still wondering if it is just a change in nomenclature, or whether the idea behind "requests" has changed. If the category is requests, then it seems acceptable to write requests in an imperative form, as in: "Write a hub about Ghengis Khan." But if the category is questions (or answers to questions), do you have to have it phrased more specifically, such as: "What were the most important contributions to world history by Ghengis Khan?"
by Susana Serer 4 weeks ago
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by Anthony Goodley 8 years ago
I noticed in my activity stream and accolades that it says I have answered 10 requests. If that means that I have written 10 hubs in response to user 'Questions' I'm quite sure that is wrong. The real number would be 1, nowhere close to 10. Even if you count the hub I wrote for the Question that...
by Whitney 9 years ago
Is there a way to reorganize the answers section for better and easier use? It's not the most user friendly?I can't seem to figure out the new one, especially when looking for new requests. I used the lastest feature, but it didn't give me any new questions that I saw in my hubtivity.
by Christy Kirwan 2 years ago
Hi Hubbers,Check out the HubPages Blog when you get a chance to read about our two new features. Feel free to post here if you have any questions or if anything isn't clear.
by Rebecca Graf 9 years ago
I must have too much sleepy in the eyes and not enough coffee, but what happened to the Q&A section? I liked to go look at unanswered questions to give me ideas.
by shinujohn2008 9 years ago
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