ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Personal Blog ,Hubpages Or Squidoo - Which Is Better

Updated on May 9, 2011

There Are Many Platforms To Write

If you are looking for new website to publish your freelance writing ,there are many websites available where you can make money by publishing your work.You can write articles ,write reviews or you can participate in forums.You may probably know that there are websites that pays well for your work and many other you will receive very small amounts for hours of work.

Expect few almost all the websites are paying through Google Adsense revenue share.For this you should have your own Adsense account (If you don't have your Adsense ID you can apply for one for free).Almost all the sites are haring more than 50 % Adsense revenue with publishers.And Some site are sharing 100% adsense revenue.

Which Is Better ?

As there are many revenue sharing sites available new bloggers are having doubt that among all of these sites which is better.

If you want to set up your own blog popular are and the services are free and very easy to setup without much technical knowledge.Many new bloggers consider to go for their own blog because they think that it is free,they can keep 100% ad revenue and they can write what ever they like.What they think is right.

But the problem is do not allow advertising for free members.It is not allowed to share affiliate links also.If you have high level traffic they may include you in exceptions.If you want to add affiliate links or adsense you have to purchase premium domain.

You can ad adsense code and affiliate links in blogger but the problem is to genrate the traffic and promote your own blog.It is not very easy to generate traffic and make it search engine friendly.

I strongly recommend to consider as your primary writing platform.I am using it my self ,and I am very pleased by the dashboard and the design.You can create any number of web pages you want.Web pages here are called Hubs.You can categorize your hubs for more search related traffic.Hubpages will automatically run ads on your hubs (You should have Adsense account for this.If you are not having adsense account you can apply for one using your hubpages account).Hubpages is site which is highly search engine optimized.So there is not too much hard work needed to build traffic to your hubs.

On you earn money through online advertising revenue. Every time someone views one of your Hubs, they display ads. 60% of the time, these ads can generate revenue for you, and 40% of the time, the ads can generate revenue for HubPages. The ads can come from advertising affiliates (Amazon, eBay & Google) make it easy for you to sign up for each!

One more reason to consider as your primary platform (Latest Of course) is Hubpages Ad program.If you opt for Hubpages ad program they will run other ads along with Your google adsense ads.

There are other opportunities to earn money with traffic referral program as well as writers referral program.


You can also consider ,if you are not having adsense account or you didn't get adsense account or you have banned to use adsense.Squidoo uses various methods to pay its writers(lens mater.They call web pages as lenses).Here also you can create several lenses (web pages) and categorize according to search traffic.But you can not expect much ad revenue with squidoo.The good point is that total affiliate revenue is yours if you use your own affiliate link.You can opt to donate your revenue to charity or you can take cash if you just want cash or you can opt for both.

Your Opinions Are Needed

In this hub ,i have given my personal opinion about you are having any other opinions or if you find any other sites that bloggers can consider please reply through your comments.


    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • howcurecancer profile image


      7 years ago

      I like HubPages, I spend more time on it.


    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)