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Why don't Hubpages editors focus on searchable titles?

  1. letstalkabouteduc profile image89
    letstalkabouteducposted 13 days ago

    I've read time and time again how crucial it is to have a searchable title. Like many other writers, I've changed my titles quite a few times but haven't found success. Why don't the editors focus more on titles when they're reading hubs for niche sites?  I've only had one title changed among many.

    1. Venkatachari M profile image85
      Venkatachari Mposted 13 days ago in reply to this

      This is a good point raised. You mean that our editors suggest good titles or even change them from their end.

    2. TIMETRAVELER2 profile image92
      TIMETRAVELER2posted 13 days ago in reply to this

      I have always struggled with titles, but after Robin pointed me to this website,

      https://coschedule.com/headline-analyzer

      I've been doing better with them.  I used to write first and title last, but now I do the opposite by using the info this site gives me.  It's free and helps quite a bit.  Sometimes the simplest change really makes a difference in view.  Give it a try.  You can play with it all you want and eventually you generally come up with a decent searchable title.

      1. Jesse Drzal profile image85
        Jesse Drzalposted 13 days ago in reply to this

        Excellent pro tip. Thanks for sharing that.

      2. letstalkabouteduc profile image89
        letstalkabouteducposted 12 days ago in reply to this

        Thank you. That's very much appreciated.

      3. Titia profile image92
        Titiaposted 12 days ago in reply to this

        WOW  TT2, that's a very nice help to find better titles. I've already changed a few of my hub titles which showed a  low 30/40% to 70/80%
        Thanks for sharing the link. Now I'll just sit and wait till the views go up smile

  2. Jesse Drzal profile image85
    Jesse Drzalposted 13 days ago

    I've had some titles changed around for niche inclusion, I suspect for those reasons.

  3. theraggededge profile image96
    theraggededgeposted 13 days ago

    How about, we ask the editors to write the hub for us? Bet you hadn't thought of that?

    Sorry smile

    1. Jesse Drzal profile image85
      Jesse Drzalposted 13 days ago in reply to this

      Exactly! Write some nice SEO titles..come clean the litter box..what else can they help with?

 
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