Do you use the text capsules directly to write hubs or do you use word and then copy paste?
or do you use some other application?
I copy and paste. It makes it easier, for me, to think as I write and although I am not the best editor of what I write I can see mistakes somewhat easier.
I write in Word first, then copy paste each paragraph into the next Text Capsule. I do that because I like to break my Hub up into many text capsules.
In the beginning would do copy and paste but I get a better sense how the story will look and the writing flow just seems to go better the other way. Do print up several copies of each article though.
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Most of the time I write my text in word and then copy and paste. I have, however, written directly in the text capsule a few times. It depends on how much research I do and the length of of the hub.
I do both depending on the article as lots of times once I get it into the various capsules, I can see where I might need to flesh the article out with another section or more information. If I'm just adding a paragraph or two, it's just as easy to type it right into the text capsules.
I write in Word, e-mail it to my girlfriend and to my sister. Then I copy and paste to the hub. I keep all my original work in Eord files. Greg
Well for as for me, I complete the writeup first in word, do the editing and when I am done, I copy straight into the text capsule
I use WORD, then copy and paste after I have it pretty much edited the way I want.
I copy and paste. That way I have a record of what I wrote on file.
I use Word, copy it and read it, then edit several times then copy and paste into capsule. I check spelling in Word and in capsule. I would like to work with a better word processor.
I switch back and forth. When I have a pretty good idea of everything I want to say, I'll write it directly in a text capsule. If not, I'll start writing a hub in Word and play with it until I'm 99% satisfied, then copy|paste into a text capsule. (The last 1% is the tweaking I ALWAYS do before finally hitting "Publish" - checking spelling, punctuation, grammar, etc. one last time.)
I copy and paste in Word, but sometimes I have to tweak the formatting as it all comes out underlined.
I write in Word and copy-paste into text capsule. I do this as I am used to Word and am most comfortable with its features.
It depends sometimes I will write a hub in a text editor like Google Docs and then just copy and paste over. Invariably I will edit or write in the text module to make the hub what I am trying to achieve. The Editor is actually easy to write in, in my opinion.
I've done both - I sort of like the flow of writing it ahead of time & then copying it into capsules. It's easier to break it into logical sections that way. Otherwise, I've ended up cutting & moving content after the capsules are installed just to break things up a bit.
Most of the time I write directly on the text capsules. Before writing I will make a rough draft in my mind. Since we have a saving mode in hubpages, I save it as draft (save unpublished) and come back and edit it as and when I need it. Once I'm satisfied I'll publish it. I find it very convenient that way.
I do both as well. I usually start on Word, then add more when I'm creating the Hub.
I used to cut and paste, but now that my internet is very reliable, I use the text capsule, it works well!
I use the text capsule currently, but if I'm without an internet connection and feel the urge to write I wouldn't hesitate to write on Word and copy/paste.
I write them on my computer first and then copy and paste into my hubpage. Prefer to have it on my computer first. I also check spelling and grammar before submitting to a hub.
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