I see that there are 4 traffic sources. Search Engines, Direct traffic, referring sites, and other.
Does direct traffic mean from hubpages?
And referring sites? I have some for that..
Direct traffic shows how many visitors arrived at your hub (or any other page for that matter) through typing the URL directly into their browser, through a bookmark (favorites) and from some paid advertising sources.
Yep, but more precisely it means someone clicked those links to get to your hub.
This should all be easy enough to see under your account and "traffic sources".
by Aficionada 7 years ago
Ever since the switch to subdomains, I have seen specific subdomain names listed on the traffic stats for individual Hubs; and on the Traffic Sources Page, the numbers for HubPages have seemed to decline (understandably). Recently, I have seen higher numbers for HubPages.com, and I don't...
by Dr Mark 6 years ago
My traffic sources is showing Hubpages, Google, Yahoo, etc but does not show my web site, which I am sure is active and bouncing visitors back to my articles on Hubpages. Any idea why it does not show up?
by Jennifer Suchey 5 years ago
I'm pretty new around here. When I look at my traffic sources sometimes it says Google, which sounds really cool, like as if people are finding my hubs from a Google search. However none of my hubs are anywhere near the first page of search results, or anywhere the second or third page for that...
by peachy 3 years ago
Can google analytics show me where my traffic sources come from?I want to know where did all my traffic sources come from. I already have included hubpages in google analytics but I still couldn't see the sources...Please teach me how to use google analytics
by David 470 7 years ago
I checked my google analytics and see I am getting about 10% traffic from both direct traffic & referring sites combined.What exactly do those mean? Are people typing my profile into the URL? I am assuming the referring sites are links?
by Poppy 3 months ago
I just got a nice 300% boost in traffic on one of my articles. I'd like to find out whether that came from a specific link. How do I do that? If I go onto "Traffic Sources" it just has a list of search engines.
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