I have checked the FAQs and the settings for a fix, but I am receiving status updates, mainly "Shares" from hubbers who are not in my follow list.
It looks like a glitch, so I thought someone should know.
Do you mean in your activity stream? One of the filters you can select is for your followers (i.e. not people you follow but people who follow you). Check to see whether you have that one checked, that may be your problem.
Thank you! I will check. The problem seems to have stopped. Maybe after I changed a setting, it just took a while for the system to catch up.
Thanks for your reply!
I'm wrong. It's still happening. I'm getting shares from a particular Hubber I am not following. I was once following this hubber and it seems like when I unfollowed, something glitched. I am getting "shares" from this person, but not other types of updates.
I am still receiving shares from someone I am not following. Also, nothing is showing up in my feed now... Yes, I checked the settings... I am not getting my own published hub showing up, comments I make, etc. The feed is at a complete standstill except for updates from someone I am not following.
Do they have a way of reporting a bug like this? Do you suppose anyone bothers to read what's in the forum who has the ability to fix it?
Is there someplace to go to report an issue?
Just checking, are you sure you checked all the settings? I was surprised at the number of different sections there were, personally. Make absolutely sure you've unchecked the box for "followers", i.e. people who are following you.
If that's unticked, then try reposting here with a more accurate title, e.g. "receiving status updates even though all options unchecked".
The first thing to remember when you change settings in the feed is that those changes only effect activity going forward. Making a change will not change what you are seeing on the feed in that moment, ie. erase entries that are already there.
Also make sure you aren't following a topic, as that will deliver anything that happens under that entire topic.
Thanks for the reply.
Yes, I understand that. For 2 days, at least, I've been getting updates from someone I'm not following in the form of "shares." They're, also, in topics I'm not following.
I have not made any changes to the feed settings in a couple of days.
I'm guessing that they are working on something to do with the feed and this has caused a glitch. Maybe it will get fixed when they finish the project. It's not a big deal, I guess.
by Faith Reaper2 years ago
I have not received any email notifications from HubPages since yesterday, March 9th, just before noon. Has anyone else had this problem? I will retype my email address and check my junk folder.
by Karina S.7 years ago
Few minutes ago I checked my Adsense and wow I made my first $100.98 . Of course, I am very happy.I spent many hours writing, editing, editing again etc. But this post is not about it. I would like to thank the...
by Sophia Angelique5 years ago
Hi,I've noticed over the past few months that I appear to be receiving notification of hubs published by people I am not following?I very purposely only follow a handful of people because I find it impossible to give...
by Marina21 months ago
Thanks to everyone who provided feedback about Editbot. Before we run Edibot again with a new set of corrections, I want to go over a few functional updates that will be released within the next couple of days.- There...
by Ari Lamstein5 years ago
Recently we have seen an increase in the number of Status Updates that Hubbers have creating. There has also been a corresponding increase in the number of comments on Status Updates. Many Hubbers have...
by Daniel Baker2 years ago
I've had to go back to my account and review each and every Hub to catch up on all the comments I missed because I am not getting the notifications in my mail. Anybody know why?
Copyright © 2017 HubPages Inc. and respective owners.
Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners.
HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc.