In the top right corner of each hub is a tiny Avatar of the author and the number of followers. I do not think most people reading the page even notice that small picture. Hubpages should add "Click here to read more" underneath that photo, which leads to the author profile page.
Adding that "Click here" will not slow down load time, but may increase traffic. Why not?
Not a bad idea, although perhaps more people than you realize do look at the Avatar (a word absent from our childhood lexicon). I do. And perhaps instead of labeling the link "Read More" it could be labeled "Visit author's profile page."
Clicking either the avatar or the username will take you to the profile page. Adding a third link right there to do the exact same thing seems a bit like overkill.
Besides, hasn't the clicking of an avatar or username as a way of getting more info about that user been a web convention for well over a decade now?
You think that adding a few words underneath the picture is overkill?
No, clicking on the avatar or username is not something that everyone knows. It has been a decade for some people, not for everyone. There are people out there who are still new to the internet. Adding a few words might help traffic.
Maybe is it said: "Read more like this." and linked to the author's hubs in that group.
by TIMETRAVELER222 months ago
In the upper right hand corner, where our author name is listed (and is linked to our profile page if clicked on), why not1) Make the name larger and bolded and2) Write something beneath it such as "For...
by Juliette Kando4 years ago
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by sunforged5 years ago
A fun thread is going http://hubpages.com/forum/topic/86450 discussing Avatar selection.Personally, I identify Avatar selection as an important part of branding and promotion in the world of online writing.So in the...
by stuart7477 years ago
mine is a little boring I know, I'm just thinking of changing it to something interesting but I don't know what'
by Brenda Kyle4 years ago
Image, id name little info about self. Would be nice to attach to each hub. Link to our profile. Follow button.
by Glenn Stok4 years ago
I think it would be useful to have a column added to the statistics page that shows the total number of shares for each hub (Tweets and Facebook likes). There is not enough room to add two columns. So this could be a...
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