DIY, I had the same thing happen for the last couple of days (several hundred sudden views on a "quiet" hub). It's happened before, too, and the views come from Facebook. Since I do no marketing for myself at all, I'm assuming someone else has been pushing the article...?
Sorry, yes Shogan, I was talking to you. I posted the link to your children's lit one. Hope that's OK. I work with children's programs and so do alot of my friends and I particularly liked the article and wanted to share it.
You're a Jane-of-all-trades, huh? No, of course a link is fine. By the way, my latest Facebook flare-up has died down. It's strange, having no idea why traffic has bumped so dramatically and then fallen again.
You know what's interesting, as a side note to your comment, is I did a little weeding of tags on my hubs and my HubKarma score went up 6 points...? I know it can't be because of adding more links, because I haven't added any.
Yeah, between this and that other thread I posted...I seem to attract some strange events. I added no more links. I simply edited and changed some tags (streamlined them, really), and HubKarma went noticeably up. I thought HubKarma was only related to # of links?
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