What is HubberScore?

Hubber Score AKA Author Score AKA User Score

There are two types of scoring on HubPages. One is for the individual hub, which you can learn more about here, and the other is the score for the person. The Author. The Hubber. Yes, you.

This hub is all about that scoring algorithm, how it works, and how it affects you.

This hub is not endorsed in any way by the Hubbers illustrated above.
This hub is not endorsed in any way by the Hubbers illustrated above.

What we know about Hubber Score

According to a reliable source there are certain things that can affect your HubScore, such as:

  • Total number of published hubs
  • The hub scores of your published hubs
  • The total traffic across all your published hubs
  • How recently you've published
  • Your fans*
  • Participation in the HubPages community (reading and commenting on other people's hubs; forum activity; flagging content violations; rating other people's hubs: thumbs up and down)


* Please note, fanning too many people can have a detrimental effect on your Hubber Score.

How your Hubber Score affects you

Some people are badly affected by a low Hubber Score. Or in some cases, not having the perfect Hubber Score. This can have side effects such as low self esteem, fixating on HubPages HQ stance on non-disclosure of their proprietary algorithm, despising people with higher scores, and looking down on people with lower scores and in some rare cases: diarrhea.

In extreme cases there have been rumors of suicide (though it may have been a perfect 100 Hubber Score auto-erotic asphyxiation celebration gone wrong).

But seriously...

If your Hubber Score is below 75, it will cause all outbound links you've put on all your hubs to become nofollow. This means a consequence of very little or no benefit in terms of search engine rankings (it is of little SEO value, Search Engine bots/spiders crawling and indexing your page will go no further... they will not follow the link).

If you were to publish duplicate content, it is given a HubScore penalty. If you were to publish a lot of duplicate content, the lower HubScores will start to have an affect on your HubberScore. If you're prolific with the duplicate content generation and you're pretty much spamming, your Hubber Score could drop like a rock to below 25. A combination of such a low Hubber Score and lots and lots of low scoring hubs will automatically put a stop to your ability to publish.

Those are a couple of the negative side effects of a low Hubber Score. On a positive note, a high Hubber Score will see you on the Best Authors list. And seriously, who doesn't want to be featured alongside the likes of Mark Knowles and the half a dozen or so hottest chicks on HubPages.

How can I increase my Hubber Score?

When you first sign up it will take a few days, maybe even a week, to see your Hubber Score grow from 0 up into the 75+ range. It will depend on how quickly you can gain a reputation (be it good or bad). If you start strong and publish original content and know how to throw on all the taps for outside traffic, you should rise fairly quickly. If you're new and publish good content. It'll take a little longer. If you sit near 0 for a week then you likely deserve it.

Don't bother making a thread in the forum asking what's wrong with your score or how to fix it. Be patient.

If you're in the 80 to 89 range you're doing well. There's no need to make a thread in the forum asking what's wrong with your score or how to increase it. Be patient. Just keep publishing quality hubs, and start thinking about ways you can promote your hubs (to get extra traffic).

If you're in the 90+ range you're doing extremely well. Don't get Hubber Score envy because someone has 100 and you don't. It doesn't mean they're a better person than you. Though come to think about it, if you are fretting over something as silly as Hubber Score they probably are more mentally balanced than you are. And if being sane isn't a good reason for someone being better than another person, then I don't know what is.

The Bottom Line

Don't fixate on your Hubber Score.

Here's the clincher... those that don't focus on it, are the Hubbers that are the most successful.

Publish quality hubs. Don't spam. Partake in the community in a respectful manner. A high score will come eventually. And by the time you're starting to make some decent coin you won't even care.

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Hilly Chism profile image

Hilly Chism 7 years ago from Holland

Hi, Very informative. Is it true that commenting on other peoples hubs increases your personal score? :)


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frogdropping 7 years ago

Darkside - A couple of things you've written within the above article will still escape many. For me, you've nailed the essence of how to handle the hubber score, besides offering advice as to how to raise it.

However - I believe others will read this and still feel strangled by the number. Ho hum.


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VioletSun 7 years ago from Oregon/ Name: Marie

This is a very informative article on hubscores. I am pretty easy going, don't worry much about scores, though I admire the one's that have achieved 100 score ranking, they generally are very prolific writers (at least the ones I have seen).


\Brenda Scully 7 years ago

Enjoyed reading, wish I would have found it earlier, looking forward to reading other helpful hubs...


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Ms Chievous 7 years ago from Wv

Hubber Score Envy? That is funny! I think the most important factor in a hubber score is pure "genuineness" ( is that a word?) Just be yourself and have some fun and it will reflect in your score....


\Brenda Scully 7 years ago

shucks


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Gypsy Willow 7 years ago from Lake Tahoe Nevada USA , Wales UK and Taupo New Zealand

Thanks for another informative hub,I appreciate it.


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rb11 7 years ago from Las Vegas

I would assume if you share it out to digg and these sources the traffic would raise your score?


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darkside 7 years ago from Australia Author

Digg traffic would. But like any community, make sure you submit a page (and not a lot of them) that you think the community will crave. Otherwise don't be disappointed if they don't dig it.


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The Bard 7 years ago from London, England & San Pablo City, Philippines

Phew! That's a relief! And there was me thinking it reflected peoples age!

I almost retired!


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darkside 7 years ago from Australia Author

@The Bard, no, it's not a reflection of a persons age. Your Hubber Score of 33 is because you produce low quality hubs.


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The Bard 7 years ago from London, England & San Pablo City, Philippines

Hey, are you looking for a fight? Poor quality Hubs indeed!! I'll have you know that my two Hubs are the creme de la creme. I'm just not appreciated! I'm misunderstood, I have an inferiority complex, I try hard but I....well...I suffer from depression and anxiety...my psychiatrist said so...and I'm not an Australian and you're not helping!! Cheek!


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darkside 7 years ago from Australia Author

I had hoped your vanity would have enjoyed the subtle reference to the age of 33 while missing the low quality jibe. But pay it no mind, it's just a Tall Poppy Syndome drive-by.


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The Bard 7 years ago from London, England & San Pablo City, Philippines

Oh! So now I'm vain! Just watch it matey!

Actually I did catch the reference and I'm just relishing in the banter. Always a pleasure, and always great to see a superb Hubber at work (even though my modest offerings are better!).

Nevertheless, this is a great Hub, and I'm an avid follower of your Roman series as well. Best regards old pal! (I look forward to your score being 100 - I'll send you a telegram!)


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Tom Cornett 7 years ago from Ohio

Now I know....good hub and info....thanks! :)


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darkside 7 years ago from Australia Author

Do they still do telegrams? Maybe you can send a twittergram.


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Dolores Monet 7 years ago from East Coast, United States

darkside, I peeked in here because, at times, I have become a bit obessive about my hubscore. Then when it falls, I quit worrying about it. I'm better off not hitting the high numbers. for my health.


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fortunerep 7 years ago from North Carolina

I love your hubs. They are so informative. Thanks

dori


Whikat 7 years ago

I enjoyed this article. Very witty and informative. I did not know you had a sense of humor. :-)


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Ladybird33 7 years ago from Georgia USA

Darkside, I feel much better about my hubscore now! I do worry (too much) about my score, traffic and many others things to improve my hubs. Very imformative and you brought me some peace...Thanks!


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JSwanson 7 years ago

As a newbie I thank you very much for this hub. If you are new it tells you a great deal.

Its obvious what kind of exposure you can get through using hub pages but its great that you do have to work at it. Its a nice breath of fresh air in retrospect to some of the garbage sites out there.

Jenny


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Singular Investor 7 years ago from Oxford

Hi - thanks for the clarification


techie 7 years ago

thanks for the info i am looking forward to join hubpages


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skgrao 7 years ago from Bangalore City - INDIA.

The score is importent to feel some confidence in keeping up my writing.If low score is contineous I feel it's no use trying to do what I can't do,which is good writing.


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chandanakumarct 7 years ago from Bangalore

Very informative. Thanks darkside


Common Thred 7 years ago

Very helpful; and a little humorous too! lol I like it. Thanks for the answer to my question.


wordscribe41 7 years ago

Great hub, thanks for inserting a little humor here and there. You did clarify some questions I've had. So, thank you.


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kmackey32 7 years ago from Pittsburgh PA

Thanks for the information. I have a 93 I guess that means I must be doing well! Awesome. thanks


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spirituality 7 years ago from The Netherlands

:) Happy to see my own hubscore in the 90's within a week :) helpful hub.


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Connie Smith 7 years ago from Tampa Bay, Florida

Though I am not worried about my hubscore, I followed a link here from the forum. Brilliant to be able to take this subject and make it so amusing. I loved it.


corazondeangel21 7 years ago

Hi Darkside,

Hmm hubscores similar to things like top 100 lenses on Squidoo much the same kind of thing. I did a crackpot thing I eliminated my lens about Ruth Nunez who played ugly betty in Spain (made another lens UglyBetty) and put the title and url into English it practically has no views now. Before it had loads of traffic even though it was written in English lol. Feel like giving up no chance I can write much more freely about something I see most days and its quite funny. My lens about Ruth Nunez made me the most cash alas now it does not at the moment.I don´t care about hubscores or being a squidoo nobody I just love writing thats all. I care about being me first. I´m a real dud at writing sales pages lol.

Have a great Summer everyone take care out there.

Sue.xxx


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emievil 7 years ago from Philippines

Thanks for the hub, darkside. I've only been here for two weeks and, admittedly, one of my favorite pasttimes whenever I'm in hubpages is looking at my score (kind of pathetic really). After the first week, I started going away from my site and really looking at more and more hubs, such as this one. This week my favorite pasttime in hubpages is reading what's inside the forums. Next week, we'll see.

I have a question. What if you don't write anything for a whole month, will that affect your Hubscore? I see I'm still obsessed with Hubscore but I really need to know. Thanks!


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prasannasutrave 7 years ago from mumbai( india )

Thanks for such a valuable information.

Actualy i am serching for the information, i got this hub from your forum reply.

Many of points are cleared right now.


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ajparker 7 years ago from North Carolina

Good overview - I'm still mystified why an Author score could drop 55 points overnight (!?!) I had published a new hub two or three days ago, and my hub scores still seem okay, but yikes....


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Insurance Guy 7 years ago

Another great hub, thanks a lot for the information.


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bohemian_888 7 years ago from Philippines

Thank you for sharing this information. It is very helpful for new users like me.


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Naomi Harcourt 7 years ago from New York

well now I understand what that 22 means on my profile pic.

I just published my first Hub. Seems I have much to learn yet!

Thanks for the info! :)

I'll try not to be too jealous of your 96. Don't want to wind up getting diarrhea worrying over it! ;0)


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yoshi97 7 years ago from a land called 'what if?'

An excellent hub with useful info for all who are new at Hubpages. Great work! :)


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Canadian Investor 7 years ago from Canada

This is just the article I needed to read starting out. Thank you!


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E.R.Gile 7 years ago from Northwest Ohio

I will take your advise to heart. I will not sweat the hub score and just continue to put original good content on the hub. Thanks good advise.


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.Ninna. 7 years ago

Thanks so much for helping me understand about these scores. I really appreciate it! :)


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Sophia Heresford 7 years ago from Ohio

I will not fixate. I will not fixate. I will just keep writing and not worry about my author score.

But I will be kind of puzzled as to why it tanked so badly.

Sophia


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Destined To Win 6 years ago

Thanks. Best hub I've read yet about the scoring process. Detailed but not boring. Humorous yet informative.


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CorriStar 6 years ago from Winsted Ct

This was really helpful thanks.


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Portamenteff 6 years ago from Western Colorado, USA

Very informative Hub. I am not too worried about hub scores. I just don't want to go into the spam range. This answered the questions I was about to ask.


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Truth Exposed Pub 6 years ago from Cedar Rapids, Iowa

It's good to see a hub like this that can answer these questions for all the newbies. Great resource, and thanks for sharing this information on hubber scores!


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jabelufiroz 6 years ago from India

Not just a comment. Hub was really helpful. Thank you and come up with more useful stuff.


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JYOTI KOTHARI 6 years ago from Jaipur

Hi Darkside,

Thanks for a nice hub. However,

Hubber score remains a mystery for me. My average hub score has risen during two months but not the hubber score. I do not know why.

Thanks for sharing. Thumbs up!

Jyoti Kothari


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DonnyBoy 6 years ago from Western New York

Thanks!

Kinda wondered, why some terribly written hubs were scoring 90's?!

I mean bad grammar, worse than a tard. This clears the air and sums it up, thanks.

Rate it: Up!


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tweetter 6 years ago

Very useful article, keep posting.


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puppytraining09 6 years ago

Good information... I have signed up for hubpages for a long time. Just published my first hub a few days ago.


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mattlaclear 6 years ago from Mason, MI

So the first rule of raising your Hubber Score is "Not To Worry About Raising Your Hubber Score??? Sounds easy enough. =)


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David 470 6 years ago from Pennsylvania, United States

very informative and humorous, I see i am in the good status so i guess i am doing decent


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Jon Law 6 years ago from Birmingham UK

quality conent is the key it seems, a common theme in online.... anything

useful information for me, being a new hubber


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JoshuaBlack 6 years ago from Michigan, USA

I really appreciate the part of your post about the nofollow below a score of 75. I was not aware of that. I will definitely work on my quality and be sure not to repeat content.

-Joshua Black


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vocalcoach 6 years ago from Nashville Tn.

Oh my! I'm a newbie and didn't know any of this. Such a great hub. I absolutely love writing for hubpages. But I have a question about "duplicate content". Does that indicate that I am copying my own content from another writing source like ehow? I show 2 articles with a duplicate. How do I remove the duplicate? I sure don't want to see any more of these. Yikes! Thanks so much for this valuable information. I have so much to learn regarding hubpages.A big thumbs up and following also.


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trafford 6 years ago from San Diego

Darkside wrote the very informative hub here for all the hubers, who were just trying to promote their websites, those who just doing spam and spread copied content worth nothing, so great hub!


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Successful Living 6 years ago from Prague, Czech Republic

Hi Darkside,

Your hubs are always very informative--including this one. This one helped me to better understand my own score and what can affect it. The answer to obtaining a high score is patience, hard work, and fresh, unique content.


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nikitha p 6 years ago from India

very informative hub, Thanks.


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kprimeaux 6 years ago from Houston TX

Job well done~!


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SonnyCollova 6 years ago from Tampa Florida

I wish I had read the instructions first. I'll just keep publishing and see how it goes without deleting my low scoring Hub. Thanks for the tips.


Jonny Cage 6 years ago

very useful!!!

thanx


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|Pranshu| 6 years ago from The Information SuperHighway

Thanks for the info. I'm glad I read this one.


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jamesphilipson 6 years ago from USA

That was extremely useful info. Thank you very much.


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ReggieD06 6 years ago

Dark,

Thanks for the info. I have to admit that I was saddened when my score dropped below 80 after deciding to take a more active role in building traffic to my hubs. I'll put away the knife for now and be patient :-).


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reversecharles 6 years ago from Houston, Texas

Dark, I too lost some hubber mojo. I hope to get it back and your hub explains a lot.


bobjen098 5 years ago

Thanks for great insights


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rotl 5 years ago from Florida

Very useful hub. I've been trying to figure out why my Hubber score won't go over 65. I guess I need to stop thinking about it! Good tips... look forward to reading your other hubs.


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nayaz1625 5 years ago

thanks. very useful information


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Curtis Aron 5 years ago from Metro Atlanta

This hub was very useful for me. I just began hubbing a few days ago and learning this information in the beginning will stop me from worrying about my Hubber score and focus more of my attention on writing quality hubs. I will definitely be back to read more.


Wayne Bennett 5 years ago

We'll I feel a little better knowing I still have an opportunity to bring my numbers up. As a newbie this certainly create a challenge.


TopUniverse 5 years ago

Thank you darkside, In this hub, I gathered wealth of information about hubber score.


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Miss Hellen 5 years ago from Sydney, Australia

Great Hub thanks darkside!


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quemacoco 5 years ago

thanks for the info. Off I go to incorporate all I've learned.


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Helen Bolam 5 years ago from South Shields

Learned something new. Great Hub.


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StarCreate 5 years ago from Spain

Thank you, I found this more help than the Learning Center info actually!


lumexflower 5 years ago

thanks for the information.I am new to hubpages, so it will help me .


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Dovay Lee 5 years ago from China

My mood is often affected by my hubber score. if it goes up, i am happy. If it goes down,i feel a little diappointed at it. after reading your hub, i will treat my hubber score in a common mind. Thanks very much.


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snigdha.s 5 years ago from India,mumbai

In the beginning i would be excited when my score went up but now they don't make much of a difference as long as they are above 75.Many times i reached 83 and again it would fall to 79 gradually.For the past 3 days my traffic increased inspite of google's latest clean up drive(this should have been done long back) my score fell again.Today surprisingly it is 84.Participation in hub activity is a major contributor i feel but should be done in a manner that enhances hubpage on the net rather than pile up garbage and all hubbers get affected.Don't you agree Darkside


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darkside 5 years ago from Australia Author

I've got some accounts (I have a few) in the high 80s with little to no hub activity. Sometimes you just can't predict it.


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speedbird 5 years ago from Nairobi, Kenya

Thanks for sharing that information. I was initially fixated on my hubberscore but I came to found that writing quality and original hubs makes a great difference.


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sharing the sky 5 years ago from United States

This was quite helpful. I appreciate the reassuring tone and straightforward advice. I was a bit concerned when I started noticing my hubscore dropping from 90 and I did find myself fretting a little bit. I'll better focus on writing and participating. Thanks.


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Amelia Blick 5 years ago from UK

Thanks for this article - it was helpful in sorting out my puzzlement over those digits which appear across the profile pic and against the articles. Thanks again.


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Cameron Dean 5 years ago from New York

I have to say I was clueless, Thanks!


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enlight your soul 5 years ago from Bangladesh

I'm new in hub page. I was very curious about it. Thank you for your helpful hub.


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hotwebideas 5 years ago from New York

Very cool hub. I just joined today and this hub has informed me about how hubber scores and on no fixatng on them.


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tomretterbush 5 years ago from San Antonio, TX

No points for good looks? Darn it!


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rozcalvert 5 years ago from New York

Exactly what I needed to know. Thankyou.


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Melovy 5 years ago from UK

Thanks for this article. I’m new here, had only written one article and was curious just what a Hubscore was. You’ve answered my questions. I found it really useful to know you need a score of over 75 for outbound links to work. (though I’m not entirely sure I know what outbound links are! I’ll need to read up on that next!)


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Melovy 5 years ago from UK

Thanks for this article. I’m new here, just learning how it all works and was curious what the hubber score was. It was useful to learn that a score below 75 means outbound links are unfollowed - though I’m not entirely sure I understand what outbound links are! (will have to read up on them next!)


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hotwebideas 5 years ago from New York

Thanks Darkside. My hubberscore was rising steadily and just went to 89. I am still a little bummed, since I would like to know what I did wrong.


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Paula M. 5 years ago

I'm new to HubPages, and this explained a lot. Thanks for the article!


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bengraham 5 years ago

Thanks for the information, working hard to produce useful Hubs, I guess it just takes a bit of time. Thanks for the hub.


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Neerizzle 5 years ago from Canada

Explained a lot of the questions I had regarding this, thank you.


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docbruin 5 years ago from USA

Excellent Hub Darkside. Very informative for a new Hubber like myself. Thanks!


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staceyblount1992 5 years ago from England

Useful hub, thanks i'm new here so I didn't really understand what it was at first, but now I do! Voted up


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Cloverleaf 5 years ago from Calgary, AB, Canada

Great advice, Darkside! The hubber score has been a great mystery to me. Sometimes my hubber score seems to drop down a point or two for no apparent reason and I have been wondering what I might be doing wrong! I guess I will just keep on hubbin' and try not to worry about it.

Cloverleaf


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Ddraigcoch 5 years ago from UK

Dark you really did make me laugh out loud. As long as I do not ail a nofollow score I really do not mind. I have a temporary writers block at the moment and my score is diving. Panicking over issues like that would only make writers block worse still. Loved the article.


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homesteadbound 5 years ago from Texas

Great advice. Voted up, and interesting, and useful! I try not to worry about it too much, but sometimes my competitive spirit comes out and then I'm undone. And more often than not, I'm competing with myself, so I always lose. But I always win too.


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PETER LUMETTA 5 years ago from KENAI, ALAKSA

Never really thought about it.

Peter


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jblais1122@aol 5 years ago from Kansas City, Missouri, USA

Very well put. Thank you for the advice, insight, thought.

voted up! I haven't really thought about my score except to look at editing on those hubs that fall some. I just like to share what I write.


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anupma 5 years ago from India

Very informative. thanks a lot for helping new hubbers. I am here for 7 weeks, even then I was not so clear, as ur hub make it very clear.


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pr0phet 5 years ago from South Africa

Very good hub :) Apart from being hilarious it is also informative. Thanks darkside... I appreciate your willingness to share useful, helpful information.


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Prickly Flower 5 years ago from Netherlands

Thanks for helping us newbies understand the wonderful but at times confusing world of Hubbing! Very funny as well. Loved the part about the perfect 100 Hubber Score auto-erotic asphyxiation celebration gone wrong. Hilarious!


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Amanda Storm 4 years ago

Thank you for the useful article. I joined Hubpages not long ago and I wondered why my score was 20 before I had done anything. Now I have a better handle on how the score works.


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Knowledgeshared 4 years ago from Indiana

Do you have a hub that helps when you get attacked by 100 trolls and you see your hubscore go from 87 to 75. They made all my hubs individually drop (vote down) from 87 to 73 in 1 day... Good thing readers have voted them back up but still , is there anything anyone can do when this happens?


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Daisy Mariposa 4 years ago from Orange County (Southern California)

Thanks for the well-written, easy-to-understand explanation.


omggoshgosh 4 years ago from Belgium

Now i finally know what that number actually means and shows. thank you for the information!


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geetbhim 4 years ago from Ludhiana India

Very informative.


Bad Boss 4 years ago from united kindgom

Thanks for this. I did wander that it means as I'm new to HubPages but now I know and I will sit quietly and wait and see! Thx


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Trsmd 4 years ago from India

Thanks darkside for providing clarification here and chance to better their own score..


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bruzzbuzz 4 years ago from Texas , USA

This was helpful. I recently fell below 75 and could not figure why. I guess I fanned too many people. It is time to back off.


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Mona Germain 4 years ago from Ontario, Canada

Hi, Newbie here. Esp. to all the technology gizmos!! This was very helpful and clear. Not that i was worried about it. I am still jsut learning to do all the capsules etc! it is good to get the lingo down though!Thank you!


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teachertalking1 4 years ago

Funny stuff - loving your humor! Very informative - new to HP and trying to figure out the whole "traffic" thing.


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LetitiaFT 4 years ago from Paris via California

Hi, I'm new to all this and your hub was exactly what I was looking for, answering all my questions in a most entertaining fashion! It also sparked new ones, for instance, what constitutes spamming (I read your article on famming too)?

I'm starting a series on travel inspired design and one of the people whose house I photographed asked me to mention it was available as a vacation rental and include a link. Is that considered spamming? Thanks in advance, Letitia


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goosegreen 4 years ago

That is a very useful Hub for us noobs. Thank you


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logan6887 4 years ago

Fantastic hub! This has really helped me out with how to get my hubber score higher!


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CLStigs 4 years ago

Thank you! I was wondering for a couple days what the number by my profile picture was. I'm a newbie!


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shuck72 4 years ago from Seattle

Thanks, my hubber score has dropped 8 pts while my traffic has increased ten fold in the same time. I won't worry unless it falls below 75. Appreciate your insight.


datingforguys 4 years ago

Well, I came here because I'm a newbie to the hubber world (although I've been writing for years) and just wanted to find out what the numbers meant and now I know - so thank you. I had a question. You answered it. And gave extra value in reassuring me not to worry about the numbers. And extra extra value because this hub is also a great example of a good one. Cool. Very cool. Thanks.


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cfin 3 years ago from The World we live in

Verbal diarrhea or the real deal? This hub is awesome. Haha!


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Parallels 3 years ago

Thanks for giving me a clue what hubberscore is all about. Just started here and the dismally low number had me confused. At least I know it's not too indicative of anything.


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Ceres Schwarz 3 years ago

Very useful and helpful hub on HubberScore. You're right that people shouldn't worry so much about their HubberScore. But it can be a good thing to see your HubberScore slowly but surely increasing as it can mean that you're doing really well.

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