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2 Tips to Driving More Traffic to Hubpages

Updated on August 7, 2013
How do you get more Traffic to your Hubs?
How do you get more Traffic to your Hubs?

The best and the easiest part is done and completed – you have just published your hub. Well done that is a challenge that many people fail to achieve – you have done it so your chances of earning money online is that bit better than you thought before publishing your hub.

Now that the hub is published you now need to get people to come and read your hubs, this is called ‘Traffic’ in web language. Getting traffic to your hubs is the next challenge that you need to accept in order to increase your ability to earn money online from people visiting your hubs.

The key to earning money from your hubs is to drive more and more traffic to your content. To add that little bit of complexity some would say it needs to be targeted traffic. For the time being I am not going to worry you with ‘Targeted Traffic’ concept yet. You can if you wish read up on that or visit my other hubs.

In this hub we will only look at 2 ways in which you can start to get more traffic to your hubs. This is not an overview or in-depth discussion of the concept ‘Traffic’ but merely 2 tips that can help you in your efforts to increase traffic to your hubs – resulting in more readers, leading to more clicks, this then generates you money through the Adsense program. It also increases your income generated through the HubPages Ad program.

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Tips – How to get traffic to my Hubs

As you may already know there are so many ways in which you can get more traffic to your hubs, and everybody on Hubpages would love to increase their readership, besides that’s what leads to more money earning power.

Getting traffic is a bit like the rain – it starts slow and gradually pours down – and if you’re lucky and there is enough cloud around it may last some time.

Tips to get more traffic to your hub is to use the following 1 automated tool that basically hooks you into many social networking sites, and allows you to automatically submit your hub’s to those outlets.

(a) OnlyWire - go to onlywire.com and create an account with them, download and install the free version of their desktop client.

You will then see a list of all the bookmarking websites. You will the need to go to each one of the social bookmarking sites and register an account or user profile with them. Once you register, enter your login details on the OnlyWire account setup page and save all settings.

Go into the OnlyWire client tool and start submitting your hub’s to all the bookmarking websites. Make sure that you visit each of these Social sites and setup a user profile and take part in some activities to build up a reputation and if possible following of other users on those sites.

That is all there is to it!

(b) Facebook- You must already have an account or profile on Facebook,if so then great your job is half done. If not then go in and create an account on Facebook.

Login using your account to Facebook and post your hubs as links to your wall. You can also post your hubs as links on wall belonging to your friends.

The other thing to do is find Facebook pages that are relevant to the content of your hub, either register as a user for those pages or click ‘Like’ on Facebook for those pages that you like and is relevant to your content.

What you do then is simply post your hubs as links or comments on those pages for other people to see and read about.

Although OnlyWire does the first part which is to post your hubs to your wall on Facebook, it does not do the second or third- so make sure that you manually to the second and third parts of this tip o drive more traffic to your hubs.

Patience and dedication is required to increase traffic to your hubs.
Patience and dedication is required to increase traffic to your hubs.

As mentioned before there are many ways in which you can drive o increase more traffic to your hubs, the above two methods are the ones that I use regularly and have benefited immensely. I can see the difference in traffic to my hubs each time I submit my content using the above methods.

Although the journey of increasing traffic to your hubs is hard and filled with obstacles, it is a never ending journey and one that will bring you many rewards of you dedicate some time to it. Earning money online is possible but only with driving traffic to your hubs.

If you don’t have traffic you will not get clicks or impressions – No money from Adsense or Hubpages – Remember more traffic more money online.

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      Zubair Ahmed 3 years ago

      Hi arinfo,

      Thank you for reading and the nice comment.

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      Arun 3 years ago from India

      It is an informative hub. Thank you...

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      Zubair Ahmed 5 years ago

      Hi Adham,

      Thank you for downloading my ebook and also your comment here. Yes you can make money using the info in my ebook, but it does take time and hard work to start with. Please send me an email if you wish to discuss further or need any help in getting started.

      The ideas mentioned in my ebook are free to start and will generate you some income over time.

      All the best

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      adham 5 years ago

      salamo alikom im from egypt i Depend on google translation becaous im not excellent in english i have read your book(( 3steps to make money onlin))it was so helpful to know this informations for the first tim. can i start this project ,can i realy make mony on this way like u ? how ? and how u can hep me ? thanks alot. adham_sapry@hotmail.com

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      Zubair Ahmed 5 years ago

      Hi Admiral_Joraxx,

      Glad you liked this hub, please spread the word and get me more traffic. If need any help drop me an email.

      Ta

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      Admiral_Joraxx 5 years ago from Philippines

      Great tips indeed, thanks for sharing this Zubair ahmed. I certainly vote up for this one! thanks again.=)

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      Zubair Ahmed 5 years ago

      Hi Sakesare,

      Thank you for reading and your comment. Hope your able to use and benefit from these traffic tips

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      sakesare 5 years ago

      Great tips about traffic. Thanks a lot for sharing.

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      Zubair Ahmed 5 years ago

      Yes Stumbleupon is a good one for traffic, try Facebook and Digg. What I find with Social network sites is you need to be at active on them in order to attract traffic to your HP hubs. The social networks that I am active in tend to send more traffic to my hubs then those that I am not.

      Also try pinging your hub url's using pingfarm. Only signup for the ones that you can actively maintain a presence on.

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      RobSchneider 5 years ago

      I use Onlywire, but only seem to get traffic from Stumbleupon. I've only signed up for 7 of the social media sites available, though. Is it worth signing up for them all?

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      Zubair Ahmed 5 years ago

      Hi Daniella,

      Most appreciated thank you for reading and the comment.

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      Danielle Lopez Newcomb 5 years ago from Arkansas

      Voted up and useful. Thanks for the great info.

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      Zubair Ahmed 5 years ago

      Hi wba,

      Thank you for reading and your tips, you may also want to try SocialMonkee, search for it google.

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      wba108@yahoo.com 5 years ago from upstate, NY

      Hi Zubair- Thank you for your timely tips! I'll try onlywire.com, sounds like a good idea.-WBA

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      Zubair Ahmed 5 years ago

      Hi Savvycruzr,

      Thank you for reading and the comment. All the best with marketing your hubs.

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      Savvycruzr 5 years ago

      Hello Zubair! Thanks for the 2 Web traffic tips on your hub. I'll keep coming back to read more of your hubs.

      -Savvycruzr

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      Zubair Ahmed 6 years ago

      Hi Appshub,

      Thank you for reading and commenting.

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      AppsHub 6 years ago from London

      informative!!

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      Zubair Ahmed 6 years ago

      Hi Nell,

      Many Thanks for reading and commenting on my hub. Means allot to get a HP Super Stars comment :-)

      Rgds

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      Nell Rose 6 years ago from England

      Hi, Zubair, anything that helps is great, I will definitely go and check out Onlywire, thanks nell

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      Zubair Ahmed 6 years ago

      Hi Dobson,

      Thank you for reading my hub and the nice comment. Please do try out the free version of Onlywire, I use it and it is really good at creating links for your content.

      Rgds

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      Dobson 6 years ago from Virginia

      Good information Zubair, I will have to check out OnlyWire.com

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      Zubair Ahmed 6 years ago

      Hi Armaan,

      Thank you so much for reading and commenting. Hope you find the increasing traffic to your hubs tips useful and productive.

      All the best

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      Armaan Pannu 6 years ago

      USEFUL HUB

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