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What makes a good hub?

  1. forall profile image61
    forallposted 5 years ago

    What makes a good hub?

  2. msorensson profile image71
    msorenssonposted 5 years ago

    First, it arouses curiosity in the reader,
    Second, it says what is inferred by the title,
    Third, it is free of grammatical and spelling errors
    Fourth, it progresses seamlessly
    Fifth, and the most important, it takes the reader into exploring further the general theme or topic originally presented.

  3. katyzzz profile image62
    katyzzzposted 5 years ago

    I guess msorenson knows. That's about all I can say about it.

  4. wetnosedogs profile image61
    wetnosedogsposted 5 years ago

    quality writing, which I have to work on.

  5. Johnathan L Groom profile image33
    Johnathan L Groomposted 5 years ago

    the fact you enjoyed writing it!
    -Johnathan-

  6. prektjr.dc profile image87
    prektjr.dcposted 5 years ago

    A good hub is made from solid information, good form, proper spelling and grammar, and a unique point of view.  Take the time to make it interesting to others and to flow in a manner that makes sense. Sprinkle in some original pictures and break it into easy to read segments and you are set!  Good luck!

  7. KaisMom profile image83
    KaisMomposted 5 years ago

    Good writing. Any subject can be made interesting by good writing. I also enjoy a hub that is well-illustrated. And . . . it also shows when the writer feels passionate about the subject.

  8. Jlbowden profile image91
    Jlbowdenposted 5 years ago

    There are many things that can make up a good hub. A few that I can think of are as follows:

    -Interesting and Useful Content
    -At least one to two pictures of high quality
    -easy to read and understand
    -Good grammar and spelling
    -Good use of SEO keywords

    Again these are just a few of many features that make up a good hub. It appears as if others who chimed in have filled in the gaps.

    1. KaisMom profile image83
      KaisMomposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Great comments, but please tell me what "SEO words are. Thank you!

  9. Hunbbel Meer profile image86
    Hunbbel Meerposted 5 years ago

    1. A catchy title
    2. Originality
    3. Useful and highly informative information
    4. Well-formatted
    5. Properly researched keywords
    6. Appropriate length
    7. Nice flow
    8. Accurate grammar
    9. No spelling errors
    10. Designed for human readers, not for the search engines.

  10. vocalcoach profile image96
    vocalcoachposted 5 years ago

    I would say "Amen" to the comments that have been written so far, To add to these good points, if you're writing a "how-to" hub, be sure to include a photo that illustrates each step. The reader benefits greatly from combining the directions with a photo. As we write content we can visualize the steps because we've gone through them so many times.  But the reader may not have the luxury of visualizing. Therefore we, as a writer, must help them "see" by inserting photos.

    Images, also help to break up what might appear as "boring" content. Also, keep instructional and how-to hubs "simple stupid". The biggest mistake we make is lack of clarification.

 
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