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A Major Player in HubPages

  1. romper20 profile image87
    romper20posted 7 years ago

    Social Media is the "Rising" factor in becoming a success online today. Make sure you keep your hub-pages updated. Keep it smooth, UNIQUE, and always keep your Bolding and underlining under appropriate usage. The more clean and organized your website is the more often someone is to stay, or get a back-link to your article. Keep it real with your local online community, because people can tell a "bs" comment faster than a real one.

    1. thisisoli profile image57
      thisisoliposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      I fully agree with the last 12 words of that sentence.

      1. Ultimate Hubber profile image81
        Ultimate Hubberposted 6 years ago in reply to this


      2. brettb profile image71
        brettbposted 6 years ago in reply to this

        Oh I see what you did there!

        1. thisisoli profile image57
          thisisoliposted 6 years ago in reply to this

          hehe big_smile

    2. liljen23 profile image81
      liljen23posted 7 years ago in reply to this

      This is some good advice on Hubpages and content. I try to make sure that my articles are updated and make sure everything is working well on my articles like links, pictures, and videos. This will help because if someone sees something wrong with the article like some links not working or if the picture not coming up they will not come back to it.

    3. darkside profile image80
      darksideposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      Yes, because there's always something new and exciting happening in the day to day lives of Roman Emperors and Greek Philosophers.

    4. Marisa Wright profile image92
      Marisa Wrightposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      Is that why you're trying to sell the Site Build It scam on your Hubs?

      1. WizardOfOz profile image61
        WizardOfOzposted 6 years ago in reply to this


    5. Misha profile image74
      Mishaposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      Huh? Not that you make any sense....

    6. Peter Hoggan profile image85
      Peter Hogganposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      What has any of this to do with social media specifically?

  2. rebekahELLE profile image91
    rebekahELLEposted 7 years ago

    it is good advice. I read an article about how people read online and you've hit on many of the key points that were covered. people generally don't like to scroll, so you've got to get their attention right from the start. if they searched and found our page, then we have to give them reasons to keep reading.
    bold words and breaking up the text with easy to read chunks is key.

  3. trishool profile image79
    trishoolposted 6 years ago

    not sure what that was all about but I do agree with you. I am especially guilty with over bolding and underlining stuff. Makes your page look like a crying girl with too much mascara

    1. Aficionada profile image93
      Aficionadaposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Well said.  I like the visual image (mascara)!

      When I come across a Hub or profile page that is all in boldface, even if it is only the opening paragraph that is all bold, I just move on immediately and don't read it at all.  If I am feeling extra generous or patient, I may scroll down to see if anything is presented in regular font, but if not I don't stay one second longer.

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    DoorMattnomoreposted 6 years ago

    what is a local online community?

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      Non-offensiveUserposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      It's you and your fneighbors sending each other emails.  (I have no idea really)

    2. Origin profile image61
      Originposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      I would say that it's the people that you interact with in a specific website, or group of websites. Think of it as a local neighborhood. smile

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        DoorMattnomoreposted 6 years ago in reply to this

        it was the local thing that messed me up. I never thought of the interent as local. Interesting thought. smile