- Archive Binge: It's easy to do this with your favorite shows, just as on the other streaming services, as Hulu by default will play the next episode in a series automatically.
- Audience-Alienating Premise: A number of people avoid signing up for Hulu Plus because it has still has commercials despite charging a monthly fee.
- Broken Base:
- The Hulu Plus usage is this for some people. While still good for being able to see episodes you can't see as a normal user, it becomes a problem due to the payments.
- Hulu taking over South Park Studios, especially when originally all episodes (except "200" and "201" and episodes that recently came out) were allowed for viewing.
- Ensemble Darkhorse:
- The site has an extensive anime collection, as well as simulcasting currently airing anime from Japan.
- Hulu Plus subscribers get access to films from The Criterion Collection.
- The Scrappy: The commercials, which still play even if you sign up for Hulu Plus. You can disable them using ad-blocking software in your browser, but not if you're using a set-top box.