What is the summary text used for and what should it consist of?
The summary text is just as it says, a summary of your hub. You can let the system create one for you or type in the highlights of your hub and what you are trying to say or do with it. It is what shows up under the title on the search engines when your hub is searched.
The summary text is what HubPages puts into your Hub's HTML metatag for "Description". Ordinarily you do NOT want to leave it to be "calculated automatically". Enter in a description of your Hub which will INVITE someone seeing a listing of your Hub in the Google search results, to click to get to your Hub.
by peachy 5 years ago
I used the hub summary in my recent hub.In a day, I received 23 views. Is it good or bad amount of views? My hubscore went down the next day. Why?
by LongTimeMother 2 years ago
My most recently snipped hub is about a specific product that is not readily available in stores. It used to have an amazon capsule, but that was deleted courtesy of HubPro a while back. Made no sense to me at the time because I've had multiple sales through amazon for that product, but I didn't...
by Ceres Schwarz 5 years ago
I have a hub that I have yet to publish. I've been working on it and then this warning suddenly shows up "WARNING [?]NOTE: A substantial portion of the content on this hub appears on other pages". How do I get rid of this warning? And how can I find exactly which part of this hub has the...
by Thomas Swan 4 years ago
Following my investigation into good SEO practice, I decided to write the title of my hubs as the first words in the hub summaries. So the summary would start with the title, followed by a hyphen (dash) and a brief description. I do this on almost all of my hubs, but I don't like doing it because...
by Laura Rash 6 years ago
OK - I've tried google and yahoo and even when I type in my exact hub title I'm not finding it ANYWHERE!Why and how can I correct this so I can earn money?I have tags built in and everything... not too sure what I'm missing and need some help please.
by Suzanne Day 4 years ago
Just a suggestion. The add → text which appears in the description field has appeared on my hub summaries, even though I have put text in. This involves me having to go back and edit all the hubs again. Is it possible to make add → text disappear as soon as something is written in the field?
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