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Do you usually write hubs for Search Engines or HubPage Followers?

  1. internpete profile image90
    internpeteposted 5 years ago

    Do you usually write hubs for Search Engines or HubPage Followers?

    When you write a hub, do you write it for the entertainment of your Hubpage followers or to get traffic from search engines like Google? In other words, do you write hubs focusing on keywords, SEO, etc. or do you write really engaging, funny, entertaining hubs that your followers will love to read?

  2. FatFreddysCat profile image97
    FatFreddysCatposted 5 years ago

    I write Hubs for my own amusement, and hopefully for the amusement/entertaiment of others. It doesn't matter to me if those "others" are fellow Hubbers or random Google searchers.

  3. Heather Jacobs profile image61
    Heather Jacobsposted 5 years ago

    So far (I’m pretty new) I do both. Some hubs I write because I think that my followers or fellow hubbers will enjoy them. Others I write using SEO in the hopes that I will gain some traffic in the future. Mostly I write what I enjoy and feel knowledgeable about.

  4. collegedad profile image76
    collegedadposted 5 years ago

    I do both. Sometimes I try to rank on the search engines just to see what I can do. Other times I just write for fun. I prefer the latter!

  5. yeagerinvestments profile image86
    yeagerinvestmentsposted 5 years ago

    I write to get traffic about topics I'm interested in. I can still create engaging, funny and entertaining hubs even if it is for the search engines.

  6. jdmanista profile image61
    jdmanistaposted 5 years ago

    I write hubs solely to share my views in the hopes of educating those who may not research these issues on their own.

  7. flashmakeit profile image70
    flashmakeitposted 5 years ago

    I write hoping to get a large amount of traffic from search engines and I really enjoy it when my followers leave a comment on my hubs.  I am just writing to entertain myself because I love to write and see how well I do after writing an article.

  8. duffsmom profile image60
    duffsmomposted 5 years ago

    No, I write hubs just because there is something I want to write or expound on. I am always flattered though when it is read and gets positive comments. I'm not very good at being "search engine" savy or keyword smart.  I just write and hope for the best.

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  9. Sherry Hewins profile image97
    Sherry Hewinsposted 5 years ago

    I write about what I like, and I hope someone else will like it too. I rarely consider SEO at all when I'm writing. I do try to find the best keywords for the title, and include them in subtitles or the first paragraph. Hey if someone's looking for it, might as well make it easy to find right?

  10. iefox5 profile image58
    iefox5posted 5 years ago

    It is good if we can write hubs for search engines. Better rank means more traffic.

  11. pals002 profile image60
    pals002posted 5 years ago

    I usually write on topics which I am interested in. At the same time, I will check the keywords of my topics that are popular with the search engine. I will only use those keywords if they can fit naturally into my writing and certainly will not force any keyword in just to gain ranking from search engine.

  12. Lifes 2nd Chances profile image78
    Lifes 2nd Chancesposted 5 years ago

    I write because ever since I stared on here, I have to. LOL. Now the first cup of my coffee in the morning is sipped while I'm on hub pages, I can't wait to see what's new. So is my 2nd and 3rd. I have ideas burning up my head that I have to get out, it is almost addicting, hahaha. I am having so much fun writing, I just write to write. If it has positive ripples for others, I am grateful for the chance to help. I have never googled my topics or key words, it really isn't that important to me. I wnat to make the world a better place, and one keystroke at a time seems like a fine way to do it. I also find it self healing and self soothing. It helps to write things out, it is a great way to untangle your mind. C.

  13. Faceless39 profile image95
    Faceless39posted 5 years ago

    I write for myself, in the hopes that someone else will also find it interesting!

  14. Morgaren profile image78
    Morgarenposted 5 years ago

    I write for my (hopefully growing) audience, but I keep SEO in mind. I never sacrifice my point or entertainment value to get more traffic. I am here to do three things: 1) have fun 2) develope an audience 3) develope my skills as a writer.

    Money has little to do with it, but I am not about to turn it down if a check gets mailed to me.

  15. Kathleen Cochran profile image82
    Kathleen Cochranposted 5 years ago

    I write for my own fulfillment and for my followers' entertainment.  But then I don't make a lot of money.  I've tried writing for keywords, etc.  It lasted about a week.  Too limiting and boring for me.