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Keith Abt says
Yoleen Lucas says
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M. T. Dremer says
I understand where you're coming from. I hate editing too and much prefer the creative part of the process, but I do find if I go back and reconnect with my work there is a part of me that cant' leave well enough alone - I have to fix it lol
I can see your point here too, but I still think with age comes wisdom and hopefully improvement :) so my older stuff gets a revamp here and there.
Time is always working against us isn't it? good point on making sure the revamps actually have the intended response too.
Edwin Brown says
It always helps to revamp. I used to resist that idea too, until one day I saw just how much some revision would help.
That's a good strategy though. Make things the best you can make them before moving on to the next thing.
Ken Kline says
True. One reason I do try to add on a bit is that Google likes "fresh" content. Updates every so often give a bit of a boost to traffic overall. I definitely have other stuff to do as well so I understand.
Venkatachari M says
Glad you saw the hub score improve with the updates - that's encouraging. Hubber scores are always slow to move - don't let that discourage you. Yes, update all sites. That's what I'm doing now and it's helped me a lot.
Rod Marsden says
John Hansen says
I get attached to my writing too :) I wouldn't delete unless you're republishing them someplace else. Otherwise just update and give them nourishment from time to time.
Michael L Wilson says
Yep, those gremlins happen to the best of us :)
Reinhard Beck says
I see myself in this. I am one who is never fully 100% satisfied with my writing. I always see things I could change or try differently and one leads to another and another.
Rakim Cheeks says
I completely agree. It's funny the things we can pick up on a couple of months later that we didn't see initially.
John Marshall says
that's awesome you can review that often. I wish I could say I was that diligent, but I'm not :). It's good you can be so on top of things and always improving.
It's always a good feeling when we take something we've created and make it even better. :)
Hi Jimmy, I can definitely see your point with stories and it would certainly be a different need there for revamping. As for engagement maybe a poll to ask your readers questions about what they like or dislike? Social media for promotion?