Can you write an article in MS Word then paste it to HubPages?
Could you do that with the text when you want to create a new Hub?
Yeah, you can write your Hub in MS and paste in the Hubpages Text editor.But you need work with normal fonts, made font changes in Hubpages only.
That is the way I do it. I don't like writing in the capsules so I cut and paste.
Yes, that is a great way to write it if you prefer the writing in word. I find it easy just to type right on the site. You also don't have all the font options here as you do on word.
That is the only way to do it. I've been doing it since day one, fast and easy and a copy for me.
I wouldn't have thought of doing it any other way. You can write, revise edit, craft; do everything in a format you're familiar with, then cut and paste into HubCapsules.
You also have the advantage of selecting your work in 'bite-sized' sections, to make loading the capsules easier. (Once you've shifted the work across though, you'll find it easier to work within the Hub format to edit and shift text elements around to accommodate non-text capsules.)
As a tip, once you've completed your Hub, you can easily save any changes you've made back to your own hard drive, by selecting the final copy from the published piece, and pasting it back in one cohesive unit.
Or, if you like, select 'print' from the panels below the piece, in 'edit' format, but when the dialog box pops up, choose 'make pdf' and save that back to your hard drive. Looks pretty good - and of course, no actual printing is involved.. Cheers.
This is also my preferred method. Even links copied from microsoft word work on hubpages
That is what i do. it's a lot easier and better than writing in HubPages.
Yes, I do it all he time and I highly recommend it. There are occasional quirks with format on poetry but the written articles translates very well most of the time. It is a far better method than writing in the space on HP. WB
Yes. I first write my article in word, and then I put my article through copyscape for plagerisim. Then I copy paste to hp. I have done everyone of my articles that way.
Absolutely. I use MS Word myself and take full advantage of it's spelling check and grammar check before copying and pasting into Hub capsules.
One important thing that I also do... If I have an apostrophe in a title or in the summary text, I retype that in the title field and in the summary tab field. Why? Because HubPages uses the utf-8 character set and it messes up the code used by Word for apostrophe's and also for quotes. Ever see strange characters in titles or the summaries in someone's RSS feed? That's what causes those.
Yes you can. This is how I normally write my articles so that I can spell check the document before posting.
You may find that your formatting may not translate fully, so you need to spend some time updating this prior to posting.
In this short span of time in Hubpages I have been doing so and that's quite simple too, we have lot of options, choices, space rather and one can do it when we are offline too. I must say we all would prefer doing the writing part in MS word at least.
Happy Writing to all of you. I really look forward to being an active member like all of you in this lovely community.
I have not tried it yet, but it is an option, thanks.
So far I have been using the hubpage text module to compose my hubs.
Yes, I do the same, I write articles in MS word, when it finish, I start new hub and copy all matter from word to hub layouts.
I start write different articles in MS Word files at different times. When I feel one article is complete, then I copy the texts to a new hub with a suitable photo I have taken already. Then I publish a hub. I think it works fine!
Yes you can. I do this because I find it is easier for me to start, stop, and come back, Then I just put together the hub all at once.
I sometimes write the beginning of a hub in MS Word and then paste it into a text capsule. Conversely, if I've written a hub directly into a text capsule and see that it just isn't working out as I envision, I'll paste the text into Word and rework it.
Obviously Yes !! I mean, this is the they do it.... Fortunately, Microsoft has blessed the world with so many tools that make your work easy..
by riotgrrrl 10 years ago
Do you have a particular technique for writing your hubs?Do you write it out first on paper, or do you create it as you go along? How long does it take you ,on average to write a hub?x
by Brian Leekley 5 years ago
In their teachings on writing stellar hubs, the HubPages staff has sometimes said that an ideal hub is 1,500 words long and has sometimes said that an ideal hub is 1,150 words long. Numerous hubs by hubbers on hubbing have recommended that a hub should be at least circa 400 to 500 words long, at...
by mariexotoni 6 years ago
How do you fix your old hubs and What do you aim for when you write new hubs?How do you fix your old hubs? What kinds of things do you look for and aim for when fixing an old hub?What steps do you take?How important is the title? How do you know you've got a good title?andDo you aim for a certain...
by sampurna shrestha 6 years ago
Hey hubbers out there.. I am new to hubpages and i am not sure if I can really make money here. Like i have seen some success stories in hubpages but that seems to be long time ago. I am a student and i have little extra time. I would like to utilize my time writing hubs here only if I can really...
by Leni Sands 6 years ago
Do you write straight into your hub or do you copy and paste from your wordprocessing program?Sometimes my ideas go straight into my hub particularly some of my poems. Other times I use word to play about with the text before I copy and paste into my hub. Just wondered if you use your...
by Sarra Garrett 6 years ago
Since I was turned down by HP regarding their apprenticeship program due to the fact that "you don't write well enough" (I so wish I didn't delete that email) yet I'm still allowed to write hubs which apparently are subpar then are they keeping me here so their pockets get fuller? ...
Copyright © 2019 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 Inc, a part of Maven Inc.
|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.|