Traffic better on Fri.-Sunday

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  1. David 470 profile image83
    David 470posted 10 years ago

    I been comparing days lately and noticed that my traffic to my hubs seems to rise on friday to sunday, then it decreases on monday - about 1000-2000 views. Is that normal? It seems like it's a big drop number, but in actuality, it's only 20%.

    Anyone else have a drop on Mondays?

    1. wilderness profile image96
      wildernessposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      You're weird.  Friday is ALWAYS down about 20%, Saturday up a little and Sunday up even more.  Monday is always best, with a slow decrease to the next Friday, when it once more hits bottom.  This has been going on with very few exceptions since the end of august.

      Maybe we should pool our hubs and make an account that never goes down?  Or maybe never goes up, more like it! lol

    2. dui profile image59
      duiposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      I do not agree with you, FRIDAY is really terrific, all hubs score falls down, just like what happened to mine now... smile

  2. Stacie L profile image90
    Stacie Lposted 10 years ago

    that IS traffic was AWL on the weekends..sad

  3. shogan profile image82
    shoganposted 10 years ago

    Don't you write a lot about video games, David?  That would make sense, then, since people have more free time.  My views drop over the weekend and rebound Sunday evening.

    1. David 470 profile image83
      David 470posted 10 years agoin reply to this

      Yes, I was thinking that - at least for my video game hubs, not my health and fitness, but who knows, people may search more for certain topics on friday-sunday.

  4. Paul Edmondson profile imageSTAFF
    Paul Edmondsonposted 10 years ago

    Traffic patterns vary by the type of traffic. Hubs that get significant mobile traffic peak on Sunday. Do it yourself type hubs peak on the weekend. Overall Hubpages traffic peaks on Monday and trends lower through Friday and then start to climb again on Saturday.

    1. sofs profile image77
      sofsposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      Great information there.. helps to know so we can write hubs to counter the weekend crash .. thanks.

    2. Sally's Trove profile image79
      Sally's Troveposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      Yup, that's my overall traffic pattern, Peak on a Sunday or Monday after a rise over the weekend.

  5. qsera profile image39
    qseraposted 10 years ago

    Traffic to my hubs decreases on weekends, since most of the people are busy enjoying their weekends..

  6. prairieprincess profile image91
    prairieprincessposted 10 years ago

    Yes, mine is the exact opposite. Traffic goes down about 20% over the weekend but then picks up again on Monday.

  7. Stacie L profile image90
    Stacie Lposted 10 years ago

    i've experienced a strange traffic pattern the last week. I usually don't get much traffic on weekends and the past two weekends I have..hmm

  8. mobias profile image74
    mobiasposted 10 years ago

    .....i don't get traffic, I have to write more!
    The only traffic I get is on my way to work around the 185th street entrance ramp!!!

  9. Thelma Alberts profile image90
    Thelma Albertsposted 10 years ago

    I don't get much traffic nowadays since I am not everyday on HubPages. Not like before at least 4 hours on this site.


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