I know this may sound stupid. But, I just read in a few forums that you could actually make money doing hubs. I was wondering if someone might become my mentor and give me some tips on who to do this. I have written 3 hubs. I would really, really appreciate some construtive feedback and also, would love to learn about any opportunity there is to maybe make some extra money.
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I am no expert by any means but:
1. You might want to break up your long, long texts into smaller texts separated by new 'topic sentences'.
2. Know your market. Know what you are trying to sell before you write a hub so you know what direction you are going.
3. Obviously sign up for google adsense.
4. Expand your profile, check out other hubs, participate in forums etc
5. Have backlinks that link up to your hubs!
Ryankett has a great hub on this:
http://hubpages.com/hub/Increase-Your-T … follow-PR6
Hope that helps you somewhat!
There is a lot of info all over the web about HubPages, how to use them and how to make a few bucks writing hubs. My honest advice to you is to read the plethora of how-to's and monetization ideas that are available right here on the sight.
The problem with many of the HubPages "advice sites" is that their "advice" just might have a little self-interest embedded!
Take some time and go through the sight page by page. Get your account up sequentially and properly. Read a LOT of hubs and see what and who you like and don't like. Educate yourself!
I hope to read some of your stuff soon!
Thank you to all the hubbers who have spent time to educate those new to HP, it has already helped me a lot. Hubs by these authors I found VERY helpful:
Paul Edmondson- Evergreen Content - Make Content that Lasts
Mark Knowles - How I got my hub to be on Google's first page
Make Money Online With Keyword Research
How Can I Promote My Website For Free?
Jerrico Usher - The Rewards of Actively Participating on Hub Pages - The Hub Score Rewards Components - Secret Traffic Sources Revealed!
Maddie Ruud - How To Make Money on HubPages
relache - Improving Your HubPages Earnings
The 10 Biggest HubPages User Mistakes
alexd181 - 3000 Words on Maximizing AdSense Revenue with Hub Pages
thisisoli - Hubpages Money Making Guide
Rebecca E. - Hubs 101: Too Much or Not Enough
Why Should I Read Your Hub? Ten Ways to Get Us to Come and Come Again
Hubs and Hubpages 101: Zero to Four Months
Nelle Hoxie - How I made $7,500 in 2009 with HubPages
Design Your Hub Layout to Maximize Amazon, Ebay, and Adsense Income
darkside - How HubPage Tracking Works
How Hubscore Works
to name a few.
Some Good Hubs for learning where to get good incoming links include:
darkside - Backlinking
sunforged -SEO Tips : Make money online from your own backlinks
Top Ten Affiliate Networks to use with Hubpages ( This is the only one I have not actually read, but only skimmed. Considering the quality of sunforged's other Hub I'm sure its great too. )
ryankett - Increase Your Traffic: Free Backlinks (Dofollow & PR6, PR7, or PR8)
Increase Your Traffic: Free Backlinks (Dofollow & PR3, PR4, or PR5)
robertmstanley - Drive More Traffic to Your Site With Social Bookmarking
A couple of good SEO hubs:
Peter Hoggan - Keyword Research Tutorial
A Guide to Google PageRank
Peter Hogan has a whole SEO course that looks great from the few hubs in it that I have read.
In My Opinion these are some of the best Hubs I have found on getting started on HP. Anyone disagree? By using many of the links in the hubs by sunforged & ryankett I was able to quickly get into Google and Yahoo. While that is a lot to read, it is worth every minute of it. Thats a gold mine of information.
Wow, what great information and support. Thank you all so very much. I will take your advice.
If you want advice on a specific Hub, post in the Extreme Hub Makeover section on this forum - hope this helps - welcome and good luck!
and don't be afraid to ask questions on anything you need help with! there are a lot of very helpful people on here who will be more than willing to help!
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