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Traffic

  1. wesleycox profile image83
    wesleycoxposted 8 years ago

    So I just got 160 page views in five minutes on one hub. 

    Any Ideas??

    1. Eaglekiwi profile image79
      Eaglekiwiposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Yea just one ,link to mine  lol

      Good for you!!

      1. kmackey32 profile image64
        kmackey32posted 8 years agoin reply to this

        haha thats a good one. yea I think you should link to me also. lol

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        zampanoposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        I hope you won't have any proplems with google.
        Anyway, you can count one more click from me.
        He he he

        steady as she goes!

  2. BrianFanslau profile image61
    BrianFanslauposted 8 years ago

    Someone popular sent a bunch of people there?

    Santa made it mandatory for Elf Labor newbs to read before starting their summer spurt of toy creation?

    Sonic the hedge hog installed an IP switcher and got stuck on your page?

    I have no Idea. Most likely someone bookmarked it and they are popular so others will stumble through and check it out as well

  3. wesleycox profile image83
    wesleycoxposted 8 years ago

    Well, now that number jumped from 160 in five minutes to 10,700 over my night.  I am a little concerned as this is abnormal I think.  Well, as long as they are looking and clicking I can deal with it.  All the comments so far have different IP's so I don't know.

    1. earnestshub profile image87
      earnestshubposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Which of your hubs was it wesleycox? I would love to know why too!

      1. wesleycox profile image83
        wesleycoxposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        My hub on handshake etiquette.  It jumped last night then this morning it was over 10000.  Mainly from yahoo.

    2. karpouzian profile image60
      karpouzianposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Can I be as lucky as you? smile

  4. BrianFanslau profile image61
    BrianFanslauposted 8 years ago

    yeah i have no clue where the traffic is coming from I tried googling it and looked through yahoo. let us know where it is coming from maybe there is a way others can gain the same views smile

  5. alexd181 profile image59
    alexd181posted 8 years ago

    StumbleUpon most likely, the traffic will show up in your statistics in a few hours to know for sure.

  6. wesleycox profile image83
    wesleycoxposted 8 years ago

    It says that it is from yahoo search.  This hub handshake etiquette out ranks ezine, I don't know if it still does but what ever I ain't complainin'.

  7. wesleycox profile image83
    wesleycoxposted 8 years ago

    By the way, I didn't do anything different.  It just jumped after I published my 21st hub.

  8. ktowers profile image61
    ktowersposted 8 years ago

    wow thats alot of traffic , lucky you

  9. Jane@CM profile image59
    Jane@CMposted 8 years ago

    I wanna be you big_smile

    Seriously, congrats!

    What did you do different with this hub?  Did you put it in the yahoo search engine?

  10. Mubin123 profile image69
    Mubin123posted 8 years ago

    for me your ranking in third place.  I never knew that handshake etiquete would ge so much search traffic.  That is crazy.

  11. aniketgore profile image65
    aniketgoreposted 8 years ago

    check yahoo site it should be listed there somewhere. It happened with bristolboy once. He got 20k view in a day.

  12. kmackey32 profile image64
    kmackey32posted 8 years ago

    Wow that's awesome. Congrats!

  13. profile image0
    Nelle Hoxieposted 8 years ago

    Good for you! Keep us posted on your traffic. It was very exciting when this happened to Bristol Boy!

  14. wesleycox profile image83
    wesleycoxposted 8 years ago

    Its now at 15000 in about 24 hours.  I am excited.  I didn't know handshaking would be so attractive.  I expected it to be a fluke, but I am enjoying this one.

    1. profile image42
      badcompany99posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Sounds like a golden handshake to me, nice one Wesley !

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    sandra rinckposted 8 years ago

    Wow! Lucky. big_smile  That's great!

  16. Ivorwen profile image76
    Ivorwenposted 8 years ago

    Someone else (the squirrel in the hat) had a similar situation a few weeks ago.  They figured out that their article was one of the featured links on Yahoo's home page.

  17. Cls1321 profile image60
    Cls1321posted 8 years ago

    congratulations and enjoy the earnings (although I'm assuming handshakes isn't exactly the highest paying niche =P )

    just imagine if you had written that hub on finance and gotten 15k impressions on 24 hours lol =P


    good luck in the future and I hope for your sake you can keep averaging this high level of impressions day in and day out.



    edit: I'm confused ... the term "hand shake etiquette" received 51 searches last month on google and pays 5 cents per click.

  18. Netperking profile image55
    Netperkingposted 8 years ago

    I am not an expert but I think the traffic is actually due to the tags for the names of the types of handshakes which have dual meanings. Those terms are highly searched terms so its great traffic!
    Good Job!

  19. Cls1321 profile image60
    Cls1321posted 8 years ago

    ah very nice

  20. johnr54 profile image46
    johnr54posted 8 years ago

    If you have Google Analytics installed it will tell you where it's coming from under the Traffic tab.  If it's search traffic it will show up under search engines, but if it's somewhere else it will show up under Referring Sites.  If you click on the Referring Sites tab and them click on the site that shows all the traffic, it should show you the referring URL.

  21. Cls1321 profile image60
    Cls1321posted 8 years ago

    I hope we get an update on how that traffic is keeping up or if it was a freak thing that has stopped as soon as you are back on ! =P

    1. wesleycox profile image83
      wesleycoxposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      It's ebbing now.  Slowly going back down.

  22. wesleycox profile image83
    wesleycoxposted 8 years ago

    Do you remember NES, super mario bros when you had a difficult time doing something then all of a sudden you got past the hard part.  After that happens you try to remember what you did.  That is what this is like.

  23. Cls1321 profile image60
    Cls1321posted 8 years ago

    lol, how much traffic have you gotten today ?

 
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