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I do believe HubPages ranking has improved!

  1. paradigmsearch profile image89
    paradigmsearchposted 3 years ago

    Wasn't the thing 113 or some such thing a few days ago?

    It's now at 102.

    https://www.quantcast.com/hubpages.com?country=US

    Going back to double digits would sure be nice...

    We just might have a pleasant week ahead.

    What say you?

    1. soulfully profile image80
      soulfullyposted 3 years ago in reply to this

      If you click "all" on date range, you'll see it shows mobile web are bringing in a lot of traffic to Hubpages. Mostly from iphone and ipad.

      The online traffic stats are better than mobile, but they're nearly as low as they were in 2008.

      The graph shows it's still on a steep decline, traffic wise.  It was bringing in nearly three times as much traffic in April and May.

    2. Joseph Renne profile image74
      Joseph Renneposted 3 years ago in reply to this

      I Think So. I have made more this month than ever and it is not even halfway over.  I have a Plan that Can Help Hubpage. Everyone should Post Every URL to every Hub they have on Google+. Just Link it with your Referral tracker. Soon Hubpages will See all the Traffic coming From G+ they will put a G+ button on the hubs. I heard that at one time they did.

  2. WryLilt profile image85
    WryLiltposted 3 years ago

    My theory: (Not that I know jack about algos).

    Google is pushing all the crap to the top of search so it can scoop it all up and dump it with their latest algo change.

    Hey does anyone know about the long article update that they rolled out?

    1. paradigmsearch profile image89
      paradigmsearchposted 3 years ago in reply to this

      You're my favorite optimist. big_smile

      1. WryLilt profile image85
        WryLiltposted 3 years ago in reply to this

        Optimist Prime?

        1. paradigmsearch profile image89
          paradigmsearchposted 3 years ago in reply to this

          I really have nothing concrete to base this on, but my intuition says things will be ok this fall, winter, spring. We will certainly find out soon enough. August is flying by like a bat out of Squidoo.

          1. Victoria Lynn profile image89
            Victoria Lynnposted 3 years ago in reply to this

            LOL. We can dream . . . . :-)

    2. TIMETRAVELER2 profile image94
      TIMETRAVELER2posted 3 years ago in reply to this

      Wry:  Interesting theory...I hope you are right!

  3. Victoria Lynn profile image89
    Victoria Lynnposted 3 years ago

    Woo freakin hoo. Does that mean happy days are here again? LOL.

  4. jhendor profile image83
    jhendorposted 3 years ago

    you might have changed some things on your hub , and this has made your hub better

  5. profile image0
    Ritesh Nisharposted 3 years ago

    I hope we will get what we are all expecting from HubPages in coming days. I've just published my first hub and your question is inspiring me to write more on HubPages.

  6. paradigmsearch profile image89
    paradigmsearchposted 3 years ago

    These are awfully good stats for a Sunday morning (HP time)...

    https://www.quantcast.com/labs/real-tim … bpages.com

    I'm actually beginning to wonder if something is up.

    1. Stacie L profile image85
      Stacie Lposted 3 years ago in reply to this

      I see only 4600 unique visitors right this minute, give a take a few.(11:00 am CST)

      1. paradigmsearch profile image89
        paradigmsearchposted 3 years ago in reply to this

        I've seen it below 3K in the past. And a Monday peak of 5.5K. A 4.6K on a Sunday morning indicates to me a very possible surge above the 5.5K on Monday. We will know soon enough...

        Maybe the planet decided to end summer a week early.

    2. Victoria Lynn profile image89
      Victoria Lynnposted 3 years ago in reply to this

      Hmmm . . . .veeeerrry interesting. :-)

      1. paradigmsearch profile image89
        paradigmsearchposted 3 years ago in reply to this

        Bubblews sure ain't making it today.Thinking of deferring any more posts there until tomorrow.

        1. Victoria Lynn profile image89
          Victoria Lynnposted 3 years ago in reply to this

          Ain't making what? I think I'm going to take a break from writing anything anywhere today. :-)

        2. earner profile image86
          earnerposted 3 years ago in reply to this

          I've done all right today. Did well last night. Maybe it's because in the UK it's Sunday on a bank holiday weekend.... so less people online.

          1. paradigmsearch profile image89
            paradigmsearchposted 3 years ago in reply to this

            Since I'd already written it, I was enticed to go ahead and post another one. But that's it for me today. Just can't get that inspired.

            Going to be interesting what HP's Monday traffic is going to be. However goes Monday, is how the week goes.

    3. Alison Graham profile image93
      Alison Grahamposted 3 years ago in reply to this

      Please forgive me if this is a stupid question but do the hubpages.com stats you pointed us to on Quantcast include everyone's subdomain hubs as well? I ask because if NOT and with a huge number of extra hubs being classified as Editor's Choice on hubpages.com not individual subdomains, this could result in a large increase in the number of pages on hubpages.com and the consequent increase in the number of unique visitors at any one time. - I hope I explained that right!

      1. WryLilt profile image85
        WryLiltposted 3 years ago in reply to this

        It includes everything.

  7. paradigmsearch profile image89
    paradigmsearchposted 3 years ago

    Not seeing that 5.5K yet, but the day is still young (HP time).

    https://www.quantcast.com/labs/real-tim … bpages.com

  8. paradigmsearch profile image89
    paradigmsearchposted 3 years ago

    And HP rank is now 100 even (improved by another 2).

    https://www.quantcast.com/hubpages.com?country=US

  9. paradigmsearch profile image89
    paradigmsearchposted 3 years ago

    Well, darn it. Never did see that 5.5K today. Did see 4.5K. 3.5K as of this post.

    Did see several posts here about increased traffic though. So, there's still hope for tomorrow.

  10. paradigmsearch profile image89
    paradigmsearchposted 3 years ago

    23 hours ago...

    What a difference a day makes.

    Just checking in.

    Would anyone like to play?

    1. HollieT profile image88
      HollieTposted 3 years ago in reply to this

      Nope big_smile

      1. paradigmsearch profile image89
        paradigmsearchposted 3 years ago in reply to this

        I'm thinking we need a new thread. What do you think?

        1. HollieT profile image88
          HollieTposted 3 years ago in reply to this

          I don't think PDS, you should have worked this out by now smile

          1. paradigmsearch profile image89
            paradigmsearchposted 3 years ago in reply to this

            Maybe in a bygone year. Then again. Maybe not.

    2. Patty Inglish, MS profile image89
      Patty Inglish, MSposted 3 years ago in reply to this

      I was astounded as I checked Quantcast a little while ago and found Hubpages at 169. Numbers are going in the completely wrong direction today.

      1. Mark Ewbie profile image81
        Mark Ewbieposted 3 years ago in reply to this

        Squidoo is 277!!!

        Wow.

      2. IzzyM profile image86
        IzzyMposted 3 years ago in reply to this

        That was a sudden drop! I checked just yesterday or the day before and it was 103 or thereabouts.

  11. Cardisa profile image90
    Cardisaposted 3 years ago

    Not to change the subject but my editors' choice hub traffic has more than doubled since I opted out. What does that mean?

    1. Writer Fox profile image76
      Writer Foxposted 3 years ago in reply to this

      It means you made the correct decision for your account.

      1. Cardisa profile image90
        Cardisaposted 3 years ago in reply to this

        Hey WF. I was wondering if it meant that my sub-domain is doing better then HP...LOL...just kidding. Why would a PR site 3 get better traffic on those hubs than a PR 6 site (I'm referring to my sub-domain and HP)?

        1. Writer Fox profile image76
          Writer Foxposted 3 years ago in reply to this

          1. PageRank is only one of 200 factors used to determine search rankings.
          2. Most often, the webpage with the highest PageRank is not the first search result.
          3. You have no idea what the current PageRank of your Subdomain (nor the HP domain) is.  The visible PageRank you see on a PageRank meter is the average PageRank from the first week in November, 2012, through the first week in February, 2013. Visible PageRank has not been updated since then.  The true PageRank is not disclosed but is recalculated every time Googlebot crawls a webpage.

          1. Cardisa profile image90
            Cardisaposted 3 years ago in reply to this

            Thank you smile I now understand much better.

  12. paradigmsearch profile image89
    paradigmsearchposted 3 years ago

    Holy Crap! You are both right. Yesterday, 103. Right now, 169.

    Now I know why my hub traffic is suddenly doing a crash and burn.

    Looks like it's regroup time again. That. Or just plain saying to hell with it.

  13. paradigmsearch profile image89
    paradigmsearchposted 3 years ago

    Someone noticed we are back at 103. They are right.

    Q-RT isn't looking that bad either.

    So where's my new-week uptick!!! Never been this late before. Contemplating some chocolate chip cookies...

    1. Patty Inglish, MS profile image89
      Patty Inglish, MSposted 3 years ago in reply to this

      AAAhhhh, much better.

      1. Barbara Kay profile image85
        Barbara Kayposted 3 years ago in reply to this

        103 right now with page views up. My own traffic is slowly building up again. I hope it keeps up.

  14. hyp profile image84
    hypposted 3 years ago

    I've checked that Hubpages is at rank 99 today.

 
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