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How to get more Followers / Subscribers on StumbleUpon?

Updated on January 5, 2012

StumbleUpon Subscribers

Tammy Frost's StumbleUpon Subscribers
Tammy Frost's StumbleUpon Subscribers

Looking for a way to get more Followers to your StumbleUpon favorites?

For those who are not familiar with StumbleUpon, it is a social sharing website. You can add your favorite websites to your Stumbleupon page. You can also share your favorite websites with your StumbleUpon Subscribers (Followers). This hub is written to help all those stumblers gain more followers or also known as subscribers. The more subscribers that you receive, the more exposure and views your articles, websites and blogs will also receive.

If you don't have a stumbleupon account, you should consider signing up and sharing your favorite websites with other stumblers. Remember to make the most of stumbleupon by installing the stumbleupon toolbar. With the stumbleupon toolbar, you will be able to share your favorite websites easier with not only stumbleupon users by also with twitter and Facebook users.

The first thing to do to get more subscribers to stumbleupon is to write a welcoming greeting on your stumbleupon profile. When visitors view your profile, you will want them to like your greeting and feel comfortable. When your viewers feel comfortable, they will then like to view your favorite websites that you have linked on your Stumbleupon profile page. Getting subscribers to your favorites is like a chain reaction. Once they like your favorite websites and profile message, they are more likely to subscribe to you. They will then get updates on the next website, article or blog page that you add to your favorites on stumbleupon. You can add favorite websites by clicking the thumbs up button ("I like it") on the Stumbleupon toolbar.

To get more followers to stumbleupon, you will need to add interesting and/or quality websites to your favorites. Nobody wants to view money grabbing or boring websites. Hit the "stumble" button on the stumbleupon tool bar to view other interesting, funny or helpful websites. There is a category section that will allow you to get updates on your favorite topics. Choose the categories that interest you on stumbleupon because other stumblers (stumbleupon users) will see that you have the same interests and they will view your profile page, and will most likely subscribe to your favorites.

Subscribe to other people on stumbleupon to show them that you like their profile and their choice of websites. In return many stumblers will subscribe to your favorites and become your follower. Within your stumbleupon account, you will also see the number of daily visitors that come to your profile page. Click on the visitors link and see who has enjoyed your stumbleupon sites. You can then pick and choose the stumblers that you would like to follow and subscribe to.

Stumbleupon subscribers are similar to fans or followers you may or may not have on your blogs or websites. The more subscribers, fans or followers you may have, the more views you will have to your articles. If you are a person looking for more article views and traffic to your websites, you may like my article on getting more views to your articles.

Once you have received a few stumbleupon subscribers, you should send them direct messages telling them Thank-you for subscribing to you. You then need to keep finding fun and interesting articles to share with your new subscribers (fans). You can also take some time to view other stumblers that your subscribers have subscribed to and also add them to your favorites on stumbleupon.


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      gepeTooRs 2 years ago

      Usually I don’t learn post on blogs, but I would like to say that this write-up very forced me to take a look at and do it! Your writing style has been surprised me. Thank you, quite nice article.

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      passionate77 4 years ago

      great tips, nice ideas, helpful sharing. blessing!

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      ologsinquito 4 years ago from USA

      I like Stumbleupon, but knew I also didn't really know how to use it. This article helped clear up the confusion.

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      Brett Caulton 4 years ago from Thailand

      I opened an account, but never really got into it. May have to take another look ... sharing with my followers too.

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      akshay 4 years ago

      follow me i will follow you in return

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      milky way 4 years ago

      follow me follow you back

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      Follow me and I will follow you. By the way i have followed all links given on this thread , Guys pleae do a return favor. Thanks.

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      Toicielve 5 years ago

      My partner and i accustomed to acquire high on lifetime but lately I have built up a new resistance.

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      Andy 5 years ago

      Follow me and I'll follow you:

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      25karats 5 years ago

      follow me friends and i follow u

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      Jo 5 years ago

      follow me too:


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      playmovieonline 5 years ago from india

      interesting post , i am going to apply to my stumbleupon page of movie website thanks .

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      pawan 5 years ago

      follow me friends and i follow u

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      edward 5 years ago

      get free 1000's of follower from

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      Javin 5 years ago

      This is my id, I also like to return the favor back. follow me and I will do the same

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      kingdowney 5 years ago

      Best way to get followers is using a free service like

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      jeff steve 6 years ago

      Thanks for sharing this nice info about SU users i m new user on SU so if any can follow me so can here

      Thank u all

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      handsome david 6 years ago

      its my id follow me and also get me follow thanks

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      Sheila Brown 6 years ago from Southern Oklahoma

      Thanks for the info Tammy! I have been with SU for a couple of months, I only have 1 follower. I will take your advice. I will see if I can find you there. Voted this up and useful, thank you!

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      loic helias 6 years ago

      Thanks for sharing, I would like toadd StumbleUpon on my website

      Could you help me?

      Best Regards

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      Tammy Frost 6 years ago from Oregon

      @LD Grice, I am glad this hub has helped you.

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      LaVette Grice 6 years ago from Portland, Oregon

      Great article Tammy. You explained it better than StumbleUpon itself. Glad I found your content.

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      sangeeta verma 6 years ago from Ludhiana India

      very useful article and good information to know about the new sites,even I am also going to give a try to stumbleupon.

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      Tom Rose on 6 years ago

      Great Article! Really cleared things up for me... and, oh yeah, I'm following you on SU now!



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      Anton 6 years ago

      You can exchange stumbleupon followers on

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      Tammy Frost 6 years ago from Oregon

      @debbie Yes you can thumbs up your Hubs there at stumbleupon and it will share it with your followers. Thanks for reading my hubs.

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      Debbie Roberts 6 years ago from Greece

      I checked out this hub and found it useful.

      I signed up with stumbleupon and really not sure what to do from there. I must take the time to suss it out properly....Is it okay to post links to our hubs there?....Thank you for sharing.

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      Debbie Roberts 6 years ago from Greece

      I realise that this hub was written some time ago. I only heard about stumbleupon the other day and checked it out, but couldn't make head nor tail of it. I shall now go back and sign up for it. Thank you for this useful hub...

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      ahmad 6 years ago

      it really works..thanx

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      mohit 6 years ago

      Thanks tammyfrost for this article, this will definitely increase visitors on website also..

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      Victor Mavedzenge 6 years ago from Oakland, California

      I will try updating my profile to see if that will work.I just find the site a little hard to navigate.Thanks for the tips

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      bloggingguide 6 years ago

      Nice article

      My stumble is inconsistent. Sometimes few hundreds and sometimes only two-three views.

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      Web Design Tips 6 years ago

      Great post i like it.

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      39articles 6 years ago

      Not describing that much clear idea!!!!!!!!!!!

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      Lorne Pike 6 years ago

      Good points, Tammy. I also liked your post on how to get more views on an article. Nice ideas. All the best!

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      Redy2Assist 6 years ago

      Thanks for the tips. You always have such great information.

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      Christopher  6 years ago

      I'm new at StumbleUpon and I hope your tips will work :) Thank you for sharing!

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      Gaurav 6 years ago

      Really a nice article...

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      adrenalinfeed 7 years ago

      Nice article! This is very useful info.

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      lianrosa 7 years ago

      Kinda lost what stumble upon is and how to navigate around it. Good I stumble on your article.^_^

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      Sadia Komal 7 years ago

      I am really interested to get followers on stumbleupon :)

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      Are You Pregnant 7 years ago

      Very interesting. Thanks for the post!

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      Loginbd 7 years ago

      Not describing that much clear idea!!!!!!!!!!!

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      Ethel L 7 years ago

      Thanks for the info on SU! I've been stumbling for several months, thanks to my brother, but other than stumbling, I didn't know about followers and following others... :)

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      Eddie Gear 7 years ago

      THanks for sharing your views on SU. I like the tool alot and have recently started using it.

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      Eddie Gear 7 years ago

      THanks for sharing your views on SU. I like the tool alot and have recently started using it.

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      Sayyed 7 years ago

      Its an interesting post.

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      Priceman 7 years ago from Northampton, England

      Haven't yet joined stumbleupon, one to add to the list, thanks.

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      Pamela Lipscomb 7 years ago from Charlotte, North Carolina

      I never did know what to do with StumbleUpon other than posting my articles. Thanks for the insight.

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      nagarajnow 7 years ago from Tamilnadu

      Hi tammyfrost..Nice article for social newbiess...