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  1. hrhjeshea profile image82
    hrhjesheaposted 2 months ago

    Hi everyone. I am quite new to Hubpages and am wondering if you guys have any tips to improve my articles and create more traffic. Also, do we have a community in where we can follow each other?

    1. theraggededge profile image98
      theraggededgeposted 2 months agoin reply to this

      Hi there, welcome.

      There are a lot of resources for new (and not-so-new) writers here:
      https://hubpageshelp.com/

      And yes, you can follow other writers and they can follow you. However, if you want to earn from your articles, it's more important to attract search engine traffic.

      Good luck.

      1. hrhjeshea profile image82
        hrhjesheaposted 2 months agoin reply to this

        I am very new to blogging, do you have tips on how to use SEO for attracting search traffic? Is this something we can do on the settings?

        1. theraggededge profile image98
          theraggededgeposted 2 months agoin reply to this

          HubPages isn't a blogging platform; it's for stand alone, magazine-style articles of around 1,000 words. Your titles, subtitles and content are your best SEO strategies.

          Read the articles at the Learning Center and explore the network sites to get an idea of what works smile

    2. OldRoses profile image98
      OldRosesposted 2 months agoin reply to this

      I havve to disagree with those hubbers who are encouraging you to "just write".  Don't waste your time writing anything until you have spent time reviewing the articles in the Learning Center.  They will tell you everything you need to know to be a successful writer on HubPages.  Good luck and welcome!

  2. bhattuc profile image80
    bhattucposted 2 months ago

    In the beginning what I can suggest is write more hubs. Everything will follow soon.

    1. hrhjeshea profile image82
      hrhjesheaposted 2 months agoin reply to this

      Thank you bhattuc!

    2. Niko Linni profile image91
      Niko Linniposted 2 months agoin reply to this

      True. It's always good to just get out there and start producing. Once you've got a decent-sized body of work, then you can really cook.

      It's good to keep in mind things like SEO and whatnot, but just keep producing.

  3. Rupert Taylor profile image99
    Rupert Taylorposted 2 months ago

    This is not a blogging platform. It is a place for accomplished writers to publish magazine-style, information-rich articles of at least 1,000 words.

    All of the information you are asking about is available in the Learning Center.

    1. theraggededge profile image98
      theraggededgeposted 2 months agoin reply to this

      Snap! big_smile

  4. Doneta Wrate profile image89
    Doneta Wrateposted 2 months ago

    I say to write and learn at the same time.  Read on the learning center and then practice what you learn.  There are good SEO articles by lobobrandon and others.  Over time I have read one of them then practiced, then read another and practiced.  You can also learn a lot just by following the forum.

  5. Brenda Arledge profile image82
    Brenda Arledgeposted 2 months ago

    Read other's work.  Find a few that you really enjoy and start following them.
    Try your best.  Submit work and keep posting new ones.
    You will get there.

  6. Jodah profile image93
    Jodahposted 2 months ago

    Hi Jeshea. As others have advised, check out the Learning Center (a link can be found under "Help.") There is a lot to go through but it does answer almost all the questions you may have. Then start writing more hubs/articles. Yes, there is a great community here. Once you start reading other people's articles and following the ones whose work appeals to you many will read yours in return. You will soon feel part of the community.

  7. hrhjeshea profile image82
    hrhjesheaposted 2 months ago

    Thanks everyone for your insights. I'll keep these in mind and will try to produce quality articles.

 
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