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Migrating Sleepy Hubs to a New Blogger.com blog

  1. glendoncaba profile image80
    glendoncabaposted 5 years ago

    Why keep it here non-indexed when I can move it over to my own blog and tinker with it over there?  i know I wont benefit from the SEO here but hey this should clean up my profile and instead of just deleting I am trying to resurrect the sleepers.

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    1. Will Apse profile image88
      Will Apseposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      They won't harm your HP account over there either.

      1. glendoncaba profile image80
        glendoncabaposted 5 years agoin reply to this

        So are we really being punished by Panda for the SEO tricks we were being taught in the challenge blogs.  All that backlinking and feeds.

      2. Dorsi profile image92
        Dorsiposted 5 years agoin reply to this

        How do sleeper hubs effect our HP account? I've been wondering about this. And I've also been thinking about moving some of them elsewhere too.

  2. WryLilt profile image82
    WryLiltposted 5 years ago

    Yeah I don't see the point in keeping them here. If they're de-indexed that means they've lost all that beautiful aging time anyway.

  3. paradigmsearch profile image85
    paradigmsearchposted 5 years ago

    I've migrated one to Blogger already. More to follow.

  4. paradigmsearch profile image85
    paradigmsearchposted 5 years ago

    This thread got me inspired enough to go do another one. With the second hub, I'm breaking it down into three separate blog posts. Did first one. Probably do the other two at the rate of one a day.

  5. Cardisa profile image92
    Cardisaposted 5 years ago

    I had 5 sleeper hubs which were all HP tutorials and I tweaked them a bit and they were revived. I saw one snooze yesterday but I don't intend to do anything about that since it's another HP special. If it just sits there idling without any traffic I will delete it.

    I would suggest changing titles and updating the hubs before removing them.

    1. paradigmsearch profile image85
      paradigmsearchposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      In my particular case, I'd already thrown the update stick at them a half-dozen times before Captain Z came along... HP wasn't telling me anything that in my heart I didn't already know. As for the transferring to the blog, yep, I do mangle them yet one more time before moving them. big_smile

      btw, my traffic has gone up a little since I told Google to de-index them. Coincidence? Who knows?

  6. FatFreddysCat profile image93
    FatFreddysCatposted 5 years ago

    When the "sleepy Z's" appeared last week something like 25 out of my 80+ Hubs were idle, which didn't make me happy. I've spent the last couple of days tweaking the majority of them and now I'm down to 3 or 4, most of which don't lend themselves to much updating anyway. One of them was published last year about the sudden death of a rock singer... not much I can do to update that one, the guy is still dead.

    1. Bill Yovino profile image89
      Bill Yovinoposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Please let us know if the situation (death) of the singer changes. - Hubpages.

      1. FatFreddysCat profile image93
        FatFreddysCatposted 5 years agoin reply to this

        "Our top story tonight... Generalissimo Francisco Franco is STILL dead!" -- Saturday Night Live

        1. Bill Yovino profile image89
          Bill Yovinoposted 5 years agoin reply to this

          Thanks for the update. Back to you, Jane.

        2. glendoncaba profile image80
          glendoncabaposted 5 years agoin reply to this

          You guys are hilarious.

        3. viryabo profile image86
          viryaboposted 5 years agoin reply to this

          lol

    2. Healthy Pursuits profile image90
      Healthy Pursuitsposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Maybe you can edit the hub to make it about the anniversary of his death. After that, you wouldn't need to do much updating each year.

      1. Patkay profile image85
        Patkayposted 5 years agoin reply to this

        A good idea for him. Very creative.

 
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