Is there a reason that I am getting views on my unpublished hubs? Also, my score goes down on my hub even though it's not published yet. Am I missing something?
The views are you, and don't worry about the fluctuating HubScore. It's just the nature of the beast.
That's weird. I thought the views were based on IP addresses rather than how many times someone navigates on the page and I knew the scores fluctuate at first, but didn't see why when it's not published.
But oh well. I was more curious than anything. Thanks Darkside!
Whether the hub is published or not, its score will fluctuate day to day. It will usually rise slowly, then go back down.
The views are based on whoever views the page. If you look at it, you count. Just like if a hubber returns to one of your published hubs a day or two later, that view will be counted just like the first one. Views don't make you money, clicks do so IP addy's have nothing to do with the views.
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