Individual Hubpages html H1 H2 H3 and Alt tags

Jump to Last Post 1-6 of 6 discussions (9 posts)
  1. TerryGl profile image60
    TerryGlposted 8 years ago

    I have noticed that the heading tags in the code of my pages are all tagged with H2 tags for each capsule.

    Is there a way that each capsule heading could have different heading attributes, such as H2 - H3 - H4 be added?

    I could see an immediate seo benefit and if I am wrong I stand to be corrected.

    My second point would be attributing an alt tag to our images where we can use the keyword for our images for more seo benefits.

    I am sure this could be a simple fix and wonder what other's may think.

    1. sunforged profile image72
      sunforgedposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      the caption is an alt tag

  2. englightenedsoul profile image60
    englightenedsoulposted 8 years ago

    TerryGI, you can use different attributes but only if you don't write in the capsule subtitle, it is by default H2.  If you write in the box, highlight the word, click on the format drop down menu, you will have options like paragraph, H2, H3, H4 and preformatted.

    You can also control the alt tag to the image via the caption segment.

    I hope that helps!!

    1. TerryGl profile image60
      TerryGlposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Sure does help. Thanks for that, I might re-do a few of my hubs.

  3. englightenedsoul profile image60
    englightenedsoulposted 8 years ago

    You might also find this hub helpful:

    http://hubpages.com/hub/Get-traffic-with-ON-PAGE-seo

    1. TerryGl profile image60
      TerryGlposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Yes that is a good page. It details what I was trying to do with onpage optimisation. What I had been doing is titling each capsule, hence the H2 tag for each capsule heading being repeated through the code.

      I followed enlightenedsoul's tip and removed the capsule heading and started the text area with the H2/3 tag I was looking for.

      I will now see if this makes any real difference to indexing positions etc as I am heavily into onpage optimising my blog and have seen huge results. I thought the same might apply to a hubpage.

  4. Uninvited Writer profile image81
    Uninvited Writerposted 8 years ago

    I would have a hard time reading a hub that had an H4 font heading in the middle or even an H3 smile

    I was under the impression that captions on images did get trolled by Google.

  5. englightenedsoul profile image60
    englightenedsoulposted 8 years ago

    TerryGI, on-page optimization will really help a long way.  Infact there are many hubbers who rarely promote their hub and are still earning a very decent income all because of on-page optimization.  Sunforged have also experimented and found his earnings increased due to on-page optimization.  By all means, go for it.

  6. Peter Hoggan profile image71
    Peter Hogganposted 8 years ago

    Personally, I would just stick with h1 and h2, after the first h2 every subsequent instance will be further down the page and will be deemed less relevant anyway. From a HP perspective h2's are, I feel, much more effective from a typographical point of view than h3's etc.

    Uninvited Writer makes good points above.

 
working

This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

Show Details
Necessary
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Features
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Marketing
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Statistics
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)