Is this where we say hello?

Jump to Last Post 1-10 of 10 discussions (11 posts)
  1. ReginaSunderland profile image60
    ReginaSunderlandposted 11 years ago

    If it is, allow me to give a wave and a shout from Las Vegas. Anybody else from around here?
    Any advice on how to get the hubs out successfully?

    Have a nice day everyone and let us all have a successfull August!

  2. darkside profile image79
    darksideposted 11 years ago

    Original content will go a long way towards getting indexed by Search Engines.

    Quality content will go a long way towards keeping your readers attention. Also the flow of information. Well written information. Add a few images to break up the big slabs of text.

    There are other ways to get the word out there... social bookmarking sites, adding your URL's into sigs. Mentioning your hub in a forum thread in response to someone elses question, provided it's on point and it doesn't happen very often is another way you can get the word out.

    Once you reach a measure of success and exposure you will find that people at discussions forums might mention your hub as an authority site. I haven't had this happen yet with my Hubs (to my knowledge) but I did notice in my stats at Squidoo that I was getting a lot of traffic from a forum I had never been to, and someone who I didn't know had linked to me. Which is quite a thrill.

    There are many ways to promote a site or a page, offline as well as online, but concentrating on writing something that is original, unique and quality is an excellent start.

  3. Stacie Naczelnik profile image72
    Stacie Naczelnikposted 11 years ago

    Welcome to HubPages!  How's Vegas?

  4. Miss Donna profile image69
    Miss Donnaposted 11 years ago

    Welcome!  I love Vegas.

  5. barryrutherford profile image78
    barryrutherfordposted 11 years ago

    Hi guys  and gals,
    Im new around here too..please drop by for a cuppa & read my hubs..

  6. LasVegasFreeAds profile image62
    LasVegasFreeAdsposted 10 years ago

    Howdy, I am from the Las Vegas area - I live in the Summerlin Area smile You?

  7. Marisa Wright profile image96
    Marisa Wrightposted 10 years ago

    Darkside's on the money.  A few of your Hubs have several sub-headings.   Make a separate text capsule for each section, then you can add pictures between them, or an Amazon capsule - or you may find Adsense ads popping up there.  Also it's worth playing around to create interesting features such as a "did you know" type text box, or a capsule of interesting links.  Big chunks of unadorned text don't hold people's interest.

    Darkside has done a good Hub on Capsules, it would be worth your while to read it.

    1. Marisa Wright profile image96
      Marisa Wrightposted 10 years agoin reply to this
  8. profile image56
    Yellowburgandyposted 10 years ago

    I am from here and looking for work, any suggestions?

  9. Patty Inglish, MS profile image94
    Patty Inglish, MSposted 10 years ago

    Go to the Clark County Department of Labor Job-search and Placement Services and keep after them until they get you a job. You may qualify for training funds. See the link is below. When I was laid off form a job after 10 years, I went to my county office and did not leave without answers and help. I think that is the place to make yourself visible and persistently vocal. … ervice.htm

    Nevada Department of Employment, Training & Rehabilitation
    2800 E. St. Louis Ave. Las Vegas, NV 89104
    500 East Third Street  -  Carson City, NV 89713
    General Info: (775) 684-3849  -  FAX: (775) 684-3850  -  TTY: (775) 687-5353

    Go to the Human Services Office to help with rent, and food and even transportation out of the county if youhave to move to find work. They advertise plane fare, bus fare, and gaaoline help.The anount of help they can give depends on how much is left in their yearly allowance from the state and federal govt.

    1600 Pinto Lane (main office, they list 3 others)
    Las Vegas, NV 89106
    (702) 455-4270
    Fax (702) 455-5950

  10. profile image56
    Yellowburgandyposted 10 years ago

    Thankyou so much!  I don't know much about these kinds of places because I have always worked my whole life.  I will most definately check it out, wow, it feels like something just got lifted off of my shoulders, there's new hope.  Thanks again!


This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, 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:

Show Details
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 or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
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)
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.
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)