Why are they called "hubs"?

  1. albertsj profile image72
    albertsjposted 6 years ago

    Why are they called "hubs"?

  2. AEvans profile image78
    AEvansposted 6 years ago

    Why are hubs called hubs? We have to define the word in order to understand why they are called hubs. read more

  3. Diana Lee profile image84
    Diana Leeposted 6 years ago

    Merriam-Webster's definition is: 1) central part of a circular object, as a wheel for example. 2) a center of activity.  I would think the later is a suitable reason for calling these articles a hub. HubPages is certainly loaded with activity.