How about a "Block User" feature?

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  1. GwennyOh profile image92
    GwennyOhposted 6 weeks ago

    We need a block user feature. Though unfollow is okay for some purposes, it does not serve all purposes. For example, there was a situation where there was a heated discussion in the forum, and what I was saying was not appreciated, and I could not block the people who wished to turn the discussion into an argument. Block user!

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    Marisa Writesposted 6 weeks ago

    The forums on HubPages are built on very antiquated software, which doesn't have many of the functions that are basic on other forums. So to add features like that would require programming  which costs money.

    As the forums aren't even used by most Hubbers any more, I doubt we'll see the forums having any money spent on them.

    1. GwennyOh profile image92
      GwennyOhposted 6 weeks agoin reply to this

      I believe that reviving the forum would bring new life and community spirit to HubPages. I can only hope.

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    Marisa Writesposted 5 weeks ago

    Far from reviving the forum, HubPages seems to want to discourage people from using it.  They've removed links to the forum from most of the navbars and menus on the site.  I tihnk the only reason newbies even know it exists, is because there's a link in the email if a Hub is rejected.

 
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