I had first discovered HubPages while looking for a writing site that I can showcase my work and get to know my readers. That was about a year ago. Now, I do use it to showcase new stories and get feedback along with earn a little money along the way. I have come to really love HubPages and its patrons. It's now as a part of my budding writing career as the actual writing is.
The health benefits, 401k and travel are all really nice....But the real reason for me is simply the ability to share my stories and perspectives and connect with others in doing so.
Money, backlinks, experience, community, tips, ideas, practice, entertainment, enjoyment, and many more reasons. Not necessarily in that order.
I think that InternPete hit many reasons in one short comment.
For me I actually left the site for a long time, forgetting I opened an account. However, when I return to share my experiences of South Korea, I found the community here to be ... well ... AMAZING!
I really enjoy the feedback and teamwork on this site, it is far friendlier than most I have tried in the past.
I am a hubber to gain my readership and enjoy what I do writing is such a pleasure, earning comes later.
great question. I became a hubber because of money and freedom to publish any hub without anyone looking over my shoulder. Some sites have moderators to check your articles before publish, like your teacher in school.
So I can make money and change the world. World domination and all that...
by Claudia Mitchell 6 years ago
Do your friends and/or family know you are a hubber or are you anonymous? Why or Why not?
by vvaleed khalid 6 years ago
DO YOU AGREE THAT WE ALL ARE WASTING OUR TIME IN ORDER TO EARN SOME MONEY?
by Don Bobbitt 6 years ago
I WRITE, therefore, I use WORDS as my Tools.With the increased emphasis by HP and especially Google SE, on Videos, I feel that I am being driven to use/create Videos in order to increase the popularity of my writings. But, I,(a Writer in my own mind, at least) try to do my painting with...
by Christy Birmingham 6 years ago
Who is a hubber that you admire, and why?
by iceangel 7 years ago
Am on hubpages to improve my writings,what of you guys?
by Haunty 9 years ago
What style of hubs do you like best?Do you like storytelling, funny hubs, more informative lecturing kind of hubs, or personal opinions, accounts of personal experience? What does hubber-friendly content mean to you?
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