Is it important to write summary for our hubs ? How important is it to increase their traffic?
Hub summaries are equivalent to 'meta description' tags in html terms. They are read by search engines for it to somehow gain an overview of what the page is, keywords found here therefore contribute a specific weight on the overall page relevancy.
Also, you can see your hub summary as the description of your link in the search engine results page. (SERP) Type in the url of one of your hub with a summary unto the search engine and you'll see.
Yes its very important, I have just recently put summaries on all mine, when the Hubs are sent to the likes of 'Digg' its the summary that appears. Well researched keywords can work really well, plenty to learn there too!
It's very important, it'll help you pop up on a Google/Bing/etc Search.
by Janis Leslie Evans 4 years ago
I'm increasingly coming to learn the importance of titles to make hubs searchable. But some of my hubs are still not doing well. Out of the following factors, what do you are the top three most important for hubs to get traffic and be successful? 1. Titles2. Keywords 3. Original content4. Topic5....
by Cardia 6 years ago
I know that this is the most asked question here, but I'd still really appreciate it if anybody answered.I've been on Hubpages for about 6 months now, and I've just published my 7th Hub, and I'm starting to write a few more. As of right now, I have 239 total views, and each Hub has roughly 36...
by Jean Bakula 7 years ago
I seem to have come to HP just before all the changes. I have put in almost F/T hours on the days I write my hubs. I've read whole books, not only the ones I review, but for material for my hubs. I think what I write is well written and informative. I kept hoping as I got more readers, the money...
by Dan Harmon 7 years ago
I now have 11 hubs that are not indexed by google - nothing published since July 12 (the last one was published on the 9th and indexed yesterday). Normally I've seen then set up with 24 hours, occasionally in 48, but now it's 8 days and not done!!??
by Joween Flores 3 years ago
Well, when you are suffering from depression and you opened your hubpages stats then you notice that 9 of your supposed to be featured hubs got unfeatured due to lack of traffic.. Very disappointing indeed but, can you guys here suggest some tips in improving hits? I don't want to spam my facebook...
by Ethan Green 6 years ago
I've read a lot about the importance of doing keyword research, but then you also get the impression that to really do that research properly can take a long time unless you get lucky early on or really know what you are doing. So I wonder, with some people pumping out huge amounts of hubs, are...
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