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Do un-original hubs rate lower?

  1. SimeyC profile image87
    SimeyCposted 7 years ago

    I have created a new hub on a topic that probably has been written about on hubpages and the web millions of times 'Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone'.

    It has a lot of content and all of the content is original.

    Would the fact that the hub is on an over-used topic mean that the rating will automatically go down? It went down immediately - most of my hubs are in the range 60-80 and my 'rating' in 91 - so I was surprised by this.

    Or am I simply being impatient and it will rise eventually?

    1. Cactrot profile image75
      Cactrotposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      Looks like it has a normal rating for a new hub to me. Most bounce between 40-60 before they're published and settle in a few days afterwards

  2. pauldeeds profile image
    pauldeedsposted 7 years ago

    Not directly, but traffic is an important component of HubScore.  It can be hard to get significant traffic to something that's already been covered from every angle ...

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    rednckwmnposted 7 years ago

    my hubs are usally like, 40 to 60. tops. I wouldnt worry about it, look more at traffic. Like people keep saying, keywords, tags adnd a good title matter for search engines.

  4. Pinoys profile image77
    Pinoysposted 7 years ago

    I think you're being impatient.

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    Crazdwriterposted 7 years ago

    Don't worry just be patient. I wrote a fiction short story and sadly got a score of 50 but it is slowly rising as some people read it. so be patient smile