So uh, my problem is that basically I can't really drag move traffic. I tweet my hubs, I put hash tags in the tweets and I also pin all the pict ures on pinterest. Yet most of my views still come from Hubpages. None of my hubs has 100+ views, even after one of them is picked as a Rising Star. Am I doing something wrong? Are there other places I can get more traffic?
I've only been here two months, and already have some very successful hubs featured on page 1 of google through forum postings. I did my keyword research beforehand, then found relevant forums and posted my link. It's important to only post on forums that your hub will contribute to, instead of spamming your link everywhere, and be sure to provide helpful advice in your post. That way, people are more inclined to actually click your link, and pass it on themselves. This helps in two ways: it builds backlinks, and drives traffic. Do a lot of research on SEO before publishing hubs- it will help greatly. Find topics you have interest in and knowledge of, that people are actively searching for, and make your hub the best site around on that topic. If a topic's already saturated, it probably isn't even worth trying- look for low competition topics, where you have a shot at getting noticed.
Your topic- gaming- does have a lot of potential. If you do some good SEO research and then spread your link in a non-spammy way, you should see great traffic in no time at all. Gaming isn't going to do well on twitter or pinterest- look for gaming forums.
You're not doing anything wrong, Baimezan. You've only been here five weeks. Traffic comes slowly with time and patience. You will only see HP traffic when you start here. When Google acknowledges your hubs as "worthy" you'll start seeing an increase in traffic, maybe in 3 to 6 months. It is possible for it to happen sooner if you have a stellar hub, a rockin' title, and awesome keywords. As for hubs having 100 views a day? Be patient. I still have a few that haven't garnered 100 views yet.
by Chuck Bluestein2 years ago
Earlier I posted that people should go and make links going to other sites that do not belong to you nofollow. Then someone mentioned that if your hubber score is less than 85 then "every link" will be...
by steryker5 years ago
I am new to hubs and can not seem to keep traffic moving on my hubs. Does anyone have any suggestions?
by lemonkerdz4 years ago
I have recently started on Hub Pages and i have a few hubs on the go. Although i have been put up for Rising star this week for the granola recipe, does anyone have tips for how to get more traffic to my hubs. i see...
by Liz Elias2 weeks ago
This is curious: my top five hubs, with the highest scores, display a significant drop-off in page views. I am not complaining about the scores, or the fact that they remain in the top 5. I'm just...
by Leah Kay, The Pup8 years ago
I'm trying to get more traffic to my hub page. I have gone and registered to reddit & bravenet. But I sure don't know how to work around thier webpages!! I'm new to this and want to get more...
by Danteh6 years ago
I read that when you reach 75, your hubs stop having the "nofollow" script and start appearing in Search Engines, hence allowing you to SEO and improve traffic and earnings, am I right?Other questions that I...
Copyright © 2017 HubPages Inc. and respective owners.
Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners.
HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc.
HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.