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How long does it take on avg for Google to index a hub?

  1. surf traveler profile image81
    surf travelerposted 7 years ago

    I have been creating back links to my hubs. I've been with Hubpages two weeks and have written 8 hubs. When I do a Google "site:hubpages......." search it is only showing one of my hubs. Any opinions on how long it usually takes Google to index a hub, or suggestions on back links that seem to get the hubs indexed sooner? Thanks.

  2. relache profile image86
    relacheposted 7 years ago

    There's no specific average, but anecdotal evidence supports the theory that the longer you are with the site, and the higher the quality of the content you create, the faster your Hubs are indexed.

    Experienced Hub authors who have been with the site for a few years have reported being indexed within a few hours.

  3. thisisoli profile image70
    thisisoliposted 7 years ago

    I usually get indexed in either minutes or hours, I guess having hubs linked to each other helps.

    Try searching for the url of your hub, if it appeas with 'cached' written below the URl in Google search then it is indexed.

    1. wilderness profile image97
      wildernessposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      That's interesting to know.  I, too, have wondered how long google takes.  I published a hub yesterday and it shows "cached" on the search today.  Thanks for the info.

  4. sunforged profile image75
    sunforgedposted 7 years ago

    there is certainly no average-

    Ive seen hubs indexed in minutes - I expect to be indexed with 24 hours.

    Sort of in agreement with Relache - but would say quality and time on site are only symptoms of teh real cause which has more to do with how many links to your new hub are created and how frequently those linked pages are crawled themselves

    If you have been on the site along time your likely to have more hubs and locations linking into you and your hubs - if your creating quality content, your even more likely to have more inbound links to your hubs

    But between related links, hot, best . latest group and category pages and all the other automated internal interlinking - your new hubs should be crawled quick enough

  5. surf traveler profile image81
    surf travelerposted 7 years ago

    Thanks guys, I have put links between some of my hubs within hubpages, will add more, since I only have 8 in total anyways.

  6. brettb profile image70
    brettbposted 7 years ago

    Hubs seem to go into Google at the speed of light!

  7. LeanMan profile image89
    LeanManposted 7 years ago

    My personal Experience is that my hubs are indexed very quickly within a few minutes to an hour or two... having actually gained search engine traffic to my hubs in a few hours of publishing..

    HOWEVER;

    I have also noticed that my hubs disappear after a day or so before being "permanently" indexed after a week or two...

    1. shazwellyn profile image60
      shazwellynposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Hubs mysteriously disappear into the ring cos-me-not - sounds like something out of the Twighlight Zone! lol

  8. Pearldiver profile image78
    Pearldiverposted 7 years ago

    Mine are indexed within 4 hours of publishing on HP... That's pretty awesome. smile

    Loose the Bananas and like fishing, you might get a better bite rate. hmm

  9. kmackey32 profile image70
    kmackey32posted 7 years ago

    Hi Pearldiver

  10. Pearldiver profile image78
    Pearldiverposted 7 years ago

    Hello Stranger... how are you going?
    Hope life is good and you guys are well smile

 
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