A tag is a word or phrase placed inside your hub that allows other hubbers to search or it. As an example, if I write a hub on fly fishing and place 'tackle box' in the hub as a tag, then anyone that searches hubpages for 'tackle box' will find my hub ... and possibly others.
Note: The tags are not actual internet keywords, so they won't work to seed Google searches. However, the words you write inside of your hub can be seen by google as keywords, so it's wise to write your tags into your hub naturally (meaning, don't force them in ... add them in where they would be found in a normal article).
I hope this helps.
by Laurel Rogers 7 years ago
What's the difference between keywords and tags?This is a question only a newbie to computers would ask, I'm sure, but I bought my very first computer a little over a year ago and hope you could write a hub-or an email-about this. I've looked at some answers given by other hubbers and am...
by anglfire693 8 years ago
Ok, I did look at the FAQ's before coming here, and I found a hub on tags and read it. But it seemed to contradict another article I read. I also read through the comments and noticed that another hubber posted my question 4 months ago and has yet to get a reply so I am going to ask...
by Susannah Birch 8 years ago
I thought I knew the answer to this question. But something interesting happened in the last week which I found it hard to explain. I'd be interested to hear opinions.I have a hub which is nine months old and had just reached 250-300 hits per day.I was experimenting to see how many tags I could use...
by TIC Publishing 7 years ago
The tags you put in when creating an article... are those HTML META Tags? Google stopped paying attention to those in like 1999, and I don't think any important search engine uses them -at all-Is there any use in filling them in?
by heathercourter83 4 years ago
What is a tag? I need to add a tag to my hub?
by kmackey32 9 years ago
What are some ideas on turning them into red ones?
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