As there are very few new ideas, I'm curious what you do when you encounter a hub written by someone else on virtually an identical subject?
It happens all the time.
If it's well written and interesting to read I usually leave a nice comment and rate it up.
I don't even think in terms of "competing" when it comes to something like that. A good Hub is a good Hub. A bad one is a bad one. I vote, comment, and/or do neither; based on the individual Hub. Good Hubs make this site look good. Bad ones make it look bad. The better it looks, the better everyone on it looks.
I flag it. Normally takes a while before the confusion is sorted. Meanwhile I've made mega bucks.
There's no room for Mr. Nice in this world, it's dog eat cat out there.
I hope you're kidding, right? It may be dog eat cat out there, but surely you wouldn't rely to underhanded tactics unless your life depended on it...
I rarely even notice other people's hubs. I just write and write. There are a few folks that I read, just because I enjoy their topics and seeing how they handle subjects. But other than that, I'm in my own little bubble.
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