This month, as we share tips and advice on working custom made graphics into your Hubs, we encourage you to share cool sketches, drawings, graphs, graphics, and other illustrations you have included in your work to provide our community with some inspiration. Here’s how to join in: On Facebook: Visit our Facebook page and select…Read More
A New Learning Center Guide to Google+
With our series of Learning Center entries on social media, we have already offered advice for Hubbers who seek to make the most of Twitter, Facebook, and Pinterest, and our latest guide addresses a fourth popular social network: Google+. Even if you do not have time (or motivation) to be an active participant on Google+…Read More
Come and Get Your Subdomain!
As many Hubbers knew, a Google search algorithm update which rolled out this spring (dubbed the Panda update) hurt just about everyone’s traffic. The problem was that the poor quality of some Hubs on the site hurt everyone’s reputation. About a month ago, Paul posted a blog post and forum post recapping our response to…Read More
Do you want your online writing to have a shot at really doing well? If you do, you’ll have to write the best article on your subject that’s out there- something that blows the existing competition out of the water. In this episode of the Online Writing Insider (Researching Competition), Robin and I share how…Read More
Google’s Thomas Tran: Optimization for HubPages and AdSense
Hello Hubbers, I’m Thomas, and I work for the AdSense team in Dublin, Ireland and today I’d like to talk to you guys about how to drive quality traffic to your Hubs so you can increase your AdSense ads click-through-rate (CTR), and earn more money. From your emails, there were a lot of questions related…Read More
Hubber Relache Shares Her Experience with the HubPages Ads Program
With the HubPages Ad Program rollout last week, there has been a lot of curiosity about how it works and what sort of impact it makes. Though 500 Hubbers have already gotten their invites to opt in to the program, they are only just getting started. We took some time to chat with relache –…Read More
Movin’ On Up: HubPages PageRank Bumps Up to a 6!
I had heard rumors that Google was updating their infamous and somewhat mysterious PageRank which basically ranks every site on the web on a scale of 1-10 based upon the trust level of their content. The formula for how this is actually calculated is a type of Internet folklore and is not publicly disclosed. It’s…Read More