really want to know why you are on hubpages? is it for the money?

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  1. iceangel profile image61
    iceangelposted 7 years ago

    Am on hubpages to improve my writings,what of you guys?

  2. Joy56 profile image77
    Joy56posted 7 years ago

    yeah and improve my brain, the games on here, are helping me.......

    1. iceangel profile image61
      iceangelposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      so how can i be like u,having so many people following me.

      1. Joy56 profile image77
        Joy56posted 7 years agoin reply to this

        to be honest i do not have that many following me.......  Your smile and input into forums will help.... Also take a genuine interest in others writing.... I do.  I am lazy about writing hubs, poor financially... but loads of friends, a bit like in real life....


           Find the thread of a new game i have just started, boys girls first name, and add to it, then i will follow you.......... it goes like that.  x

        1. iceangel profile image61
          iceangelposted 7 years agoin reply to this

          Thanks joy

      2. simeonvisser profile image80
        simeonvisserposted 7 years agoin reply to this

        It takes time, focus on writing hubs really. You have four hubs and you joined 8 days ago. You cannot compare yourself to someone who has been here for 7 months with 44 hubs. Participate in the HubPages community regularly and followers will come. The more you focus on getting followers, the less likely they will come.

        1. iceangel profile image61
          iceangelposted 7 years agoin reply to this

          thanks for the advice.

  3. kirstenblog profile image76
    kirstenblogposted 7 years ago

    To earn a little cash, have fun challenging my writing skills and maybe learn a few things smile

    1. iceangel profile image61
      iceangelposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      lovely....wish you the best.

  4. simeonvisser profile image80
    simeonvisserposted 7 years ago

    It goes hand in hand. Even if money is your goal, you will need to improve your writing skills along the way. In the end, you will have achieved both.

  5. Mark Ewbie profile image85
    Mark Ewbieposted 7 years ago

    I came here to write some stuff and make huge amounts of money.

    One out of two ain't bad.

    1. Joy56 profile image77
      Joy56posted 7 years agoin reply to this

      the way you are going you will make money as you are driven, and dont mind asking for help good luck to you

      1. Mark Ewbie profile image85
        Mark Ewbieposted 7 years agoin reply to this

        Thanks Joy, very nice of you.

        Money is certainly a driving force, although I obviously want to enrich people through my teachings and help to save the world so we can all whatever together.

        1. Joy56 profile image77
          Joy56posted 7 years agoin reply to this

          When you are rich, and have saved the world dont forget me.  big_smile  big_smile

  6. BobbiRant profile image59
    BobbiRantposted 7 years ago

    I came here to get rich.  Woo Hoo!  I've got a whole $70 in nine months.  Gettin there!

  7. Stories Inc. profile image76
    Stories Inc.posted 7 years ago

    As of yet, I don't even have an Adsense account (probably am going to, but things keep getting in the way), so it's definitely not the money.

    I'm here for feedback. I write short stories and I hope to improve my writing by 1)writing more, after all I have people to write for now and most of all 2)by learning from the comments I get, be they quite few...

    I'm working on a novel at the moment, and I have a short story series version published on hubs and blogger, I hope that the responses I get will help make the developing book more suitable for publication. It's better to keep feedback in mind now, than when it's already done.

    It's a fantasy novel about four brothers, of which three upon touching a strange book are transported into another world, where they are pretty much at the mercy of their youngest brother, who they picked on a lot and now becomes the narrator (+/- ex nihilo) of the story they got caught up in...

    I have great hopes for the project.

  8. ediggity profile image59
    ediggityposted 7 years ago
  9. ThomasE profile image73
    ThomasEposted 7 years ago

    Want money.

    1. simeonvisser profile image80
      simeonvisserposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Is it working for you? I'm just wondering.. you have 100 hubs in 7 weeks. That's a lot but are you indeed earning money?

      1. ThomasE profile image73
        ThomasEposted 7 years agoin reply to this

        Reasonably well, yes. Nothing to write home about yet, but I made $60 on Amazon, and around $10 on adsense in the last three weeks.

        Not a lot for the effort? Well, no, but while I want money, I don't expect it to come quickly.

        In any case, in the long term, my plan isn't that Hubpages will pay me; it is that I learn to write sales copy that sells.

        I.e. not make money online, so much as a new skill for offline.

        1. simeonvisser profile image80
          simeonvisserposted 7 years agoin reply to this

          Ok, thanks for your answer smile I think the skills that you learn as you go along are far more valuable in the end. If you can write good web copy, that's a skill you can apply anywhere. If you ever start a blog or a website, it's still useful in this digital world.

  10. wilderness profile image97
    wildernessposted 7 years ago

    Why am I on HubPages?  World peace through domination. big_smile

    Mostly money, but I also enjoy the writing and helping people with informative hubs.  One commenter said he got a 95% grade on a recent big exam from studying my hubs - it's a good feeling.

  11. Joy56 profile image77
    Joy56posted 7 years ago

    http://s4.hubimg.com/u/4302819_f248.jpg

    to share this

  12. rmcrayne profile image96
    rmcrayneposted 7 years ago

    To answer the question:  Yes, yes, yes and yes.  As with most things in life, it's seldom just one thing.

  13. saleheensblog profile image60
    saleheensblogposted 7 years ago

    I am here for:

    ~improving my English
    ~developing myself as a good writer
    ~spreading my thoughts and making my voice heard
    ~making friend, having fun

    and earning money.

  14. Hunting Videos profile image55
    Hunting Videosposted 7 years ago

    I'm here to set up a little extra income for retirement in 5 years. So far so good.

  15. dahoglund profile image81
    dahoglundposted 7 years ago

    If I were heere for the money I would have left. Doesn't mean I don't want money but so far I haven't made any.

    I am basically here because I am a writer and need a place to write. So far it suits my needs.

  16. saleheensblog profile image60
    saleheensblogposted 7 years ago

    oh, also for spamming lol

  17. the clean life profile image79
    the clean lifeposted 7 years ago

    I am here to help other understand and learn from my writing. I am certainly not here to make money although it would be a nice bonus but not necessary.

    To make friends

    To learn

    To read other hubs from great writers.

    To pass my experiences along to others to hopefully help them.

    1. Joy56 profile image77
      Joy56posted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Hi i have enjoyed your hubs, and will be over to read more shortly,  Mor e to life than money I suppose.

      1. the clean life profile image79
        the clean lifeposted 7 years agoin reply to this

        Merry Christmas Joy and yes money isn't everything

        Have a great day!!! smile

  18. profile image46
    fbetancourtposted 7 years ago

    I honestly just came in here to party smile Merry Christmas everyone.

  19. PurpleOne profile image87
    PurpleOneposted 7 years ago

    I'm on here for the challenge and challenge to me usually means trying to beat my previous month's earnings which I have been successful with for the most part. However, challenge also means trying to become a better and faster writer, increasing readership, decreasing censorship, etc. which all play into the earnings factor of course but are challenges too in their own rights.

  20. reindeerz profile image81
    reindeerzposted 7 years ago

    I'm here so that I have a forum to write about the things that interest me.  I have a part-time job writing for a content mill that pays pretty well, but I'm stuck writing about what they want me to, in the format they want me to use.  I can come to Hubpages and write about my hobbies, share family recipes, or anything that crosses my mind.  If I keep it up, one day I may start seeing some income from my articles here too, which would be nice, but isn't everything! smile

  21. Joy56 profile image77
    Joy56posted 7 years ago

    http://s4.hubimg.com/u/4302819_f248.jpg

    let the party begin

  22. Maria Cecilia profile image71
    Maria Ceciliaposted 7 years ago

    I always wanted to have a blog where I can write everything, and Hubpages is exactly what I am looking for because it challenges my writing flexibilities. Then I enjoy this interactions with fellow writers all over the world, Thru HP, I learned or still learning to write substantial hub even in a short period or time. And lastly, when I saw my first Dollar thru adsense... I mean just by doing my hobby, I am earning unconsciously... and that encouraged me even more..

 
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