Claim Your HubPages Subdomain – Now!

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Well, recently, HubPages has decided to give you your own subdomain and you better hurry if you want it to be your name. Let me say that I think this is a good move – for HubPages and for you. If you’ve noticed that your profile pages on your most active social networks rank highly for your name, then I expect that your HubPages subdomain will rank well for your name as well. Article Marketing article marketing HubPages Reputation Management

Kudos To HubPages | Small Business Mavericks

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» Kudos To HubPages Anyone who has read my blog for very long knows that I am a strong advocate of article marketing. The benefits are simple: Free one-way links Enhanced reputation for the author New targeted traffic to your website And that’s just a start HubPages has done well to provide these benefits. But due to a recent Google algorithm change, which everyone has started calling Panda, HubPages has had to undergo some policy changes.


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You Can Be An Internet Publisher

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Squidoo Lens and HubPages – Off site publications such as Squidoo and HubPages can be an all new avenue of traffic for your website and credibility for you. Small Business Internet Marketing blogging e-books e-zine HubPages internet publishing online publishing small business SquidooMany small businesses are starting their own publishing companies as a separate branding element for their online presences.

3 Places To Get Your Articles Published Today

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HubPagesHubPages is somewhat like Squidoo, though not as sophisticated graphically. Article Marketing article marketing HubPages inbound links knol pages SquidooArticle marketing has changed over the years. In the old days of article marketing, you could do a mass submit of your articles and see it appear all over the web.

5 Places To Publish Your Articles

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HubPagesHubPages is a place for authors to publish articles on a variety of topics. You can monetize your articles on HubPages with your Amazon affiliate links, Google AdSense, eBay, and other monetization strategies. Helium – Helium is another site similar to HubPages where you can write articles on specific topics, monetize them, and build links to other pages on the Web. Article marketing is still alive and well on the Internet.

3 Reasons To Love Flickr Again

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But if you aren’t using WordPress, or if you do other kinds of content marketing online using services like Squidoo and HubPages, then Flickr is still a great place to store and share photos. Yahoo! has decided, after eight years, to spend some energy improving Flickr. This is great news. Specifically, there are three new improvements to Flickr that I think make it worth sharing photos (and videos) to again.

4 Old-Fashioned IM Strategies That Still Work

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I see Internet marketers using social media, forums, articles, videos, Squidoo Lenses and HubPages, and all sorts of other online channels without first having built their own hub – the company website. It may seem odd to call any Internet marketing strategy an “old-fashioned&# or “traditional&# strategy, but we are now over 20 years since the invention of the World Wide Web and commercial Internet marketing.

Content Marketing – What is it and How Does it Work for Business?

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When you play your cards correctly, those same blog posts will automatically feed into Facebook as a post and can be reworded and used on other sites, such as HubPages or Posterous , as complete posts as well. Content marketing includes writing articles, blog posts, guest posts on other blogs, articles and content for your website, creating videos, creating podcasts, press releases … anywhere you can create and publish content online.

Does Size Really Matter?


Not only that, but I went to the extent of making sure each of the networks (HubPages, Squidoo, Bukisa, EzineArticles, and GoArticles) was covered in detail by supplying a specific supplemental guide for and on each network as well (each linked in the main guide ) which range around the over 1,500 word count. Ezine, Bukisa, and GoArticles are just text whereas HubPages and Squidoo include photos and video.

Revamping Old Content

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Unloads Delicious Kudos To HubPages » Revamping Old Content About once a year or so you should go through your old content and update it. About Us What’s a Maverick?

The Changing Face Of Article Marketing

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Try HubPages, Google Knol, and Squidoo Lenses. About Us What’s a Maverick?

Build Backlinks – 14 Easy Ways

Convince & Convert

Large content repositories like this and Hubpages (below) may have been devalued somewhat in Google’s most recent “Panda&# overhaul of its algorithm. Hubpages. Google optimization is based on the premise that the more people that like to your website, the more valuable it must be and the higher ranking it deserves in search results.

25 Tips to Get Your Website to the Top – How to be #1 on Google!

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Submit articles to article publishing sites like Ezine, Hubpages, etc. Why is it so important to be # 1 (beside the fact that no one remembers #2)? According to information leaked on AOL (AOL results are fed by Google): #1 position on Google search results page is worth 8.5 times more than #5 position. This, in terms of clicks, time spent on page leading to proportionate increase in leads, conversions and so on. The first five results attract a whopping three quarters of the total clicks!

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Fetching Friday – Share Your Choices for the Resources Mashup


Once you’ve registered and filled in your profile information (see step #3 on my hub about promoting HubPages using CommentLuv and use your blog URL & blog RSS feed in place of the HubPages URLs). For the first time in over a year, the Fetching Friday series will go dark as I am currently in Australia and, needless to say, not keeping up on my online reading. What I do want is to open the floor up to my readers to share their favorite posts for the week in the comments!

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These might include: Your website Twitter LinkedIn Social bookmarking HubPage or Squidoo Lens Facebook advertising Online display advertising Your blog Mobile phone apps The list could go on, I’m sure. About Us What’s a Maverick?

How to Improve Your Writing and SEO for Better Blogging


Don’t just use this for blog posts – if you write articles on sites like HubPages, Squidoo, or other article directories, use the checklist for your article marketing as well ! As you’ve probably heard by now, Darren Rowse of ProBlogger and Glenn Murray of Divine Write just released the Copywriting Scorecard for Bloggers , a 100 point checklist of 63 key things to check before you publish to help you improve the quality of your blog posts.

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Should We Continue To Trust Google? | Small Business Mavericks

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Here are others: HubPages Buzzle Associated Content Articles Base Find Articles These are all sites that can be referred to as “article directories&# under the traditional definition of article directory. About Us What’s a Maverick?

7 Ways I Make Money Online


My top earners include my Dofollow Blog Directory , a simple site about Malshis , and some various HubPages articles I have written over the past year. Making money online is a hot topic, and it is one I get asked about frequently in a variety of forms. How do you make money online? How can I make money through blogging? How long does it take to become a professional blogger? So today, I will answer the first question which should give you some ideas for the second.

Reasons to Love CommentLuv Blogs


What if you don’t own a blog, but you do write on sites such as HubPages, Squidoo, Bukisa, EzineArticles, GoArticles, or similar article networks and directories. CommentLuv blogs are blogs that allow commenters to leave behind not only the main link to their website, but also a link to their latest blog post as well below the main comment. They usually look something like this: Kikolani´s last blog. Twitter Direct Messages – Best (and Worst) Practices.

Go Beyond Blogging – Multi-Channel Marketing via Online Media


Medium and HubPages are just two examples of social sites that allow everyone to publish their own content and knowledge. The post Go Beyond Blogging – Multi-Channel Marketing via Online Media appeared first on ProBlogger. Photo by Timo Volz on Unsplash. This post is the 5th in a series of posts by Hendry Lee. Check out part 1 , part 2 , part 3 and part 4.

How to Go Beyond Blogging and Harness Multi-Channel Marketing


Medium and HubPages are just two examples of social sites that allow everyone to publish their own content and knowledge. The post How to Go Beyond Blogging and Harness Multi-Channel Marketing appeared first on ProBlogger. Photo by Timo Volz on Unsplash.

17 CommentLuv Enabled Blogs to Visit


I know that most of my readers are well aware of the reasons to love CommentLuv , including its great benefits to blog owners, readers, and especially commenters with the ability to promote blog posts and articles on article directories and networks such as HubPages, Squidoo, EzineArticles, & more.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, #FBCLContest Update & Funny Tennis


Your support means the world to me – my entry on how to use CommentLuv to promote your articles on networks such as Squidoo, HubPages, Bukisa, EzineArticles, and GoArticles (the article includes specific guides for each network) now has 91 comments and 79 tweets – and still needs more of both! This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup, #FBCLContest updates, and a funny tennis video on The Resources Mashup.

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Fetching Friday – Resources, Guest Blogging Contest & Rocket Timelapse


Update 6/21/2010: My entry for this contest is a post on how to use CommentLuv to promote your articles on HubPages, Squidoo, Bukisa, EzineArticles, GoArticles, and other article networks and directories. This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup, a great guest blogging contest, and an amazing timelapse video of the Discovery prepping for take off. The Resources Mashup.

Link-building Tips and Tools for Bloggers in a Post-Panda and Penguin World


This affected anyone who used article marketing as a way to build links and drive traffic to their websites, since article networks were hit the hardest , though some—like HubPages— regained their rankings in subsequent updates. have a built-in community that actually wants to read articles, like HubPages and Squidoo (You can typically tell this from the number of followers authors have and quality comments their articles receive. This guest post is by Corey Northcutt of Northcutt.

65 Ways to Drive Traffic to Your Blog


Create a hub about your blog on HubPages. This guest post is by Satrap of What is the best way to drive traffic to my site? What’s the fastest way to generate traffic to my site? What’s…? We all want to know the best way to drive the greatest amount of traffic to our sites. However, the truth is that there is no best or fastest way to drive traffic! What works for me might not work for you, and vice versa.

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Just created a new Hubpage. Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Making money online is so easy… a 15 year old can do it and they are making more money than you. (or or me). I was looking around at some make money online sites and saw an interesting trend. Some are run by 20-30 year old entrepreneurs that are using SEO tactics and general blogging strategies.

How Successful Blogging is Just Like Surviving Highschool


In blogging, your locker can be your CMS, whether you use WordPress, Blogger, Hubpages, etc. This guest post is by Josh Sarz of Sagoyism. Do you ever feel like it’s high school all over again? I’m talking about blogging. The whole “turn over a new leaf, do something great, do epic stuff, get famous” sense of it all feels like high school. You know that feeling.

Six Figure Writing: My Journey from English Failure to Blogging.

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Other sites with a similar approach include Hubpages and Squidoo , which each offer a share of the Adsense revenue that your article makes you. Squidoo and Hubpages also allow you to insert affiliate links in your content which can make you even more money. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"

Affiliate SEO: How Websites Are Ranking in The Most Profitable Niches

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Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!" You are here: ViperChill » SEO » Affiliate SEO: How Websites Are Ranking in The Most Profitable Niches Affiliate SEO: How Websites Are Ranking in The Most Profitable Niches Written by Glen, this post has 153 Comments Would you believe there’s a top ranking site in a niche with over 300,000 searches per month which only has 4 pages and spams forums for links?

How to Really Build Backlinks and Dominate Google

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Utilise Free Content Sites Another link source that I don’t really love but I see doing well for a lot of sites is utilising free content sites like Squidoo , Gather and Hubpages. Hubpages is very unpoliced and they’ll basically allow anything to stay on their site, but Squidoo (owned by Seth Godin) recently removed thousands of spammy pages from their site and are constantly policing them. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"