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What's a hot topic?

  1. letstalkabouteduc profile image90
    letstalkabouteducposted 21 months ago

    I've never written a hub that has taken off like wildfire. What topics are popular among readers?

    1. Kathryn L Hill profile image88
      Kathryn L Hillposted 21 months ago in reply to this

      Your hubs all look like hot topics to me.

      1. letstalkabouteduc profile image90
        letstalkabouteducposted 21 months ago in reply to this

        Thanks, Kathryn. I've worked hard on them but just can't attract readers. I've read about SEO and keywords and titles and I still can't get out of the starting blocks, I'm getting discouraged.sad

        1. Kathryn L Hill profile image88
          Kathryn L Hillposted 21 months ago in reply to this

          How are you becoming discouraged?

    2. NateB11 profile image93
      NateB11posted 21 months ago in reply to this

      I just read one of your hubs, which is really awesome by the way, about busy people. Your writing is superb, so if you find a way to make SEO work, you will get traffic.

      I've found personally that I have to go outside my own subject matter, the subject matter that I've generally concentrated on. My main area that I know about is martial arts. Unfortunately if I want to get traffic in that subject matter I'd have to constantly write about sparring gear and martial arts shoes. It's almost that bad. People just don't search the Net for martial arts. Therefore, I've written about a lot of other things. Sometimes you have to experiment, but I'd advise experimenting using SEO techniques.

  2. Barbara Kay profile image87
    Barbara Kayposted 21 months ago

    Be sure to pin your articles to Pinterest . I am getting a lot of traffic from there - much more than Google anyways.

    1. letstalkabouteduc profile image90
      letstalkabouteducposted 21 months ago in reply to this

      Thanks. I've been doing that without much success, but I'll keep trying.

  3. Leila Pfaff profile image77
    Leila Pfaffposted 21 months ago

    I'll try posting in pinterest. Good idea

  4. letstalkabouteduc profile image90
    letstalkabouteducposted 21 months ago

    Thanks, Nate, for the compliment and advice. I wish Hubpages would be more helpful. I like to write, but all the SEO stuff is beyond me.

 
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