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How Hubscore Works

Updated on December 4, 2016

All this information is available around HubPages, in the FAQ or in some cases discussed further in the forum. But rather than send you off on a wild goose chase to find it all I've collated the information to present it here as an easy to find resource.

Please note: This is not an official hub, but it does have quotes and statements by HubPages staff.

What's a HubScore?

We use this to determine the quality of individual Hubs, much like Google ranks popular pages. Many factors contribute to our rating scale of 0 to 100, with 100 being our top score. A HubScore is used to determine your Status.

How is HubScore computed?

HubScore takes into account a number of factors, and will vary quite a bit from the time a Hub is published as data about its performance continues to stream in. The most important HubScore components that you should be concerned with include:
  • Amount of traffic, including percentage from sources other than HubPages
  • The length of the Hub (the more unique writing, generally, the better)
  • The uniqueness of content (copying content already available on the Web will be penalized)
  • The number of thumbs-up votes from unique users
  • The overall quality of the Hubber (author HubScore and Status)

We reserve the right to change the factors used to assess a Hub’s HubScore as we continue to determine those that measure a great Hub.

The bottom line is if you write original, useful content, your HubScores will reflect the quality and work you've put into them.


Traffic affects HubScore

This will give you rough idea of what different HubScores mean in terms of percentile rank across all published hubs. I've also included approximate traffic numbers for hubs in some of the ranges. Traffic is just one of many factors that go into HubScore, but it should give you an idea of the ballpark to shoot for to achieve various levels.

  • 96-100 - 99.9 percentile (3000 page views a month)
  • 91-95 - 99.3 percentile (2200 page views a month)
  • 86-90 - 97.7 percentile (1300 page views a month)
  • 81-85 - 94th percentile (900 page views a month)
  • 76-80 - 88th percentile (90 page views a month)
  • 71-75 - 78th percentile (30 page views a month)
  • 66-70 - 65th percentile
  • 61-65 - 48th percentile
  • 56-60 - 31st percentile
  • 51-55 - 20th percentile


Duplication and Plagiarism

There seems to be some confusion, especially in the community here at HubPages, as to what duplication really is.

Find out the differences and how they can effect you as a HubPages Author.

Read more.

Originality affects HubScore

I'm pleased to announce a new factor that goes into assigning Hubscores. Hubs which largely contain content that can be found elsewhere on the web are now penalized slightly. This should help make the Hubscores better reflect our desire for quality original content.

Some authors who have republished the same content on a bunch of sites will likely see a drop in their Hubscores. But our best authors should enjoy slight lift in their scores as a result of this change.


Overly Promotional is when there's a noticeable trend of linking to the same domain/s.

Being Overly Promotional affects HubScore

It is true that too many links to the same site or sites can affect your scores, both on one hub, or across all your hubs. We would prefer that hubs be unbiased and provide links to the best resources on the web. If your agenda is to promote other sites (especially sites of dubious value), unless you are very careful about it you will probably run across one or more of these: 1) your scores will be reduced and many or all of your links will be nofollow, 2) your hubs will be moderated as "overly promotional" and unpublished until repaired, 3) you will be identified as a problem author and all new hubs will have to be reviewed before being published, and finally 4) you will be permanently banned and all hubs unpublished.


Does someone duplicating my content affect my HubScore?

The number of duplicates must reach above a certain threshold before the duplicate penalty kicks in.

If your Hub's content continues to be copied and the dupe checker does assign a penalty (you'll know because it will say so in the top notification pane), then let HubPages know and they can issue an override, since they are 100% certain you are the owner.

However, it is in your best interest to make sure that copies don't start stealing your search traffic, so contact the site owner and request them to remove the copy since it was copied without your permission.


Hubber Score

Some of the things we look at when computing your author score, in no particular order:

  1. your participation in the HubPages community, such as: reading and commenting on other people's hubs; forum activity; flagging content violations; rating other people's hubs (thumbs up and down)
  2. total number of published hubs
  3. the hub scores of your published hubs
  4. the total traffic across all your published hubs
  5. how recently you've published
  6. your fans


Not exactly about HubScore but worth mentioning...

Authors Status

How does HubPages determine an author's Status?

Your Status is determined by a combination of your HubScore and the number of Hubs you’ve created. This system is very important, because it’s our way of ranking the quality of your Hubs, and it ultimately helps us weed out spammers. Look at the chart below. Your Status is designated by the various names in the chart, i.e. “Hall of Fame”, “Rookie”, “Spammer”, etc.

# of Hubs     0-24     25-29       30-74      75-100
400 or more   Stop     Prolific    Elite      Hall of Fame
100 or more   Spammer  Producer    Very Good  All Star
20 or more    Rookie   Experienced Good       Expert
19 or fewer   Novice   Junior      Average    Prodigy

Note that simply publishing a lot of Hubs won’t boost your Status. This is to prevent spammers from simply dumping loads of content on HubPages. Spammers tend to pack content full of keywords just to drive traffic to their site. Our HubScore algorithm alerts us to these people, and we automatically lower their HubScore (Note the designation on the chart below labeled “Stop” and “Spammer”, and the corresponding low HubScore.)

To boost your HubScore, your content must be original and useful. A lot of high HubScore Hubs will lead to a higher Status. And if you have a high Status, HubPages will help drive more traffic to your site. High-Status Hubbers bring great value to the Internet community. They reflect well on HubPages, and will be rewarded for their efforts.


Sometimes there's a slight shifting in HubScores for your hubs. Like a boat sitting on the water bobbing up and down. There is a reason for it...

Fluctuating HubScores

One small factor is intentionally assigned completely at random in order to induce some fluctuation into the score. We want the scores to move a little. We also don't publicize every single component of the score, since we don't want to make it easier for or to encourage people to try "game" the system.


Lagging HubScore

Don't get too hung up on HubScore for Hubs that are published within the day or so. HubScores can be on the low end until meaningful data starts to stream in and get computed along with all the other Hubs in the system. We have so many Hubs (over 80,000 at this point) that the computing load has become tremendous and computations for each HubScore aren't instantaneous - there can be a lag.


Do deleted or unpublished hubs lower my HubScore?

Hubs that are not published do not affect your HubScore.


Hubscores are recalculated frequently, and the past score has no effect on the new score. So, I wouldn't worry about low scores on unpublished hubs. Soon after you publish them they will have a new score assigned.


Low HubScore Consequences

When the Hubber score (AuthorScore) is below 75 all links in all hubs by the author will have nofollow applied (which means no, or very little benefit in search engine rankings).


We've recently taken the step of applying NOFOLLOW to the links in hubs that have a HubScore below 50*, and to all the hubs of authors with an author score below 75. This negates most of the SEO value of the link. Getting to 40 and 75 isn't too difficult but it requires some participation, and gives us time to ferret out the deviants before they gain much from their behavior.


* The HubScore threshold used to be 50, but it's now 40.  The user score threshold remains at 75.


Linking too many times to the same site

1. One link or two to domains that have been heavily "abused" by other Hubbers (like, in the context of plenty of other "good" links, will not have an effect. However, repeatedly using tinyurl across your Hubs, again and again, will.

2. Links to will not hurt your HubScore.

3. You are allowed to publish Hubs with up to 2 links to the same domain. However, you might get a penalty applied to your (published) Hubs if you repeatedly link to that domain across many/all of your Hubs. So: allowed, but HubScore penalized.


How do I improve my HubScore?

This question is often asked in the forum.

My only suggestion is that you write original articles filled with useful information.

If Search Engines index it and rank it highly you will have a quality source of traffic like no other.

Promote it online, and if it warrants it, offline. It depends entirely on the topic and the audience. There is no one-size-fits-all solution for promoting webpages.

The HubScore is a reflection of the success that your hub has accomplished, it is not a step towards success. HubScores fluctuate, so don't hitch your emotions to the numbers on your hub. If you enjoy hubbing then go and research and write content for another one!

Someone figured out the Hubscore algorithm!


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  • profile image


    5 years ago

    Thank you @darkside.

  • darkside profile imageAUTHOR


    5 years ago from Australia

    It's on my To Do list @julieannbrady! :)

  • profile image


    5 years ago

    Glen, I was just going to ask about you updating this anytime soon. Very interesting stuff. How everything relates to everything else. Ah, life!

  • savateuse profile image


    5 years ago

    This was really interesting to read. I've been wondering about hub scores and hubber scores since transferring over from the squidy place, but now I can see that the hub and hubber scores are really helpful indicators. Thanks!

  • Jodah profile image

    John Hansen 

    5 years ago from Queensland Australia

    Yep sure have, working on that.....but still going to keep writing poems here regardless, and I'm quite happy with my traffic.

  • darkside profile imageAUTHOR


    5 years ago from Australia

    I hate to break this to you, but the only thing about poetry that is going to do well, is writing ABOUT poetry.

    In my opinion, search engines don't know how to deal with poems. When people are searching for information on the internet, it's likely to be about information. The only time they'd want to find poems would be if they had a keyword phrase starting with "poems about..."

    I'm not knocking poetry, just explaining why you aren't getting the traffic.

    You could collate your poems and release them as an Kindle ebook. Have you thought of doing that?

  • darkside profile imageAUTHOR


    5 years ago from Australia

    I'll be updating it soon. I haven't been around much for the last 2 or so years.

  • Jodah profile image

    John Hansen 

    5 years ago from Queensland Australia

    Very helpful hub. I see it was written six years ago however, and recently there has been a lot of fluctuation of hub and author scores. Is all the information contained here still current?

  • darkside profile imageAUTHOR


    5 years ago from Australia

    It's a penalty that may affect your ability to publish, so something to avoid.

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    Milo Andre Swearengin 

    5 years ago from Maryland

    Thank you, so much! I really needed your help on this one!

  • Hackslap profile image


    5 years ago from Sydney, Australia

    Thanks for the info mate! I've always seen my hubber score fluctuate and somehow don't understand how exactly is it regulated ...this hub helped me understand it better ..cheers!

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    Sanjay Sharma 

    5 years ago from Mandi (HP) India

    Great hub. Please explain the following, about the photographs.

    You are allowed to publish Hubs with up to 2 links to the same domain. However, you might get a penalty applied to your (published) Hubs if you repeatedly link to that domain across many/all of your Hubs. So: allowed, but HubScore penalized.

  • Jodah profile image

    John Hansen 

    5 years ago from Queensland Australia

    Very helpful darkside. I just find it frustrating being chiefly a poet, that every time I publish a poetry hub, my Hubber score drops a point even if I include a lot of images, video etc. I know it may be to do with word count, but more effort goes into those words to write successful poetry. I get my score up to 92 by writing an article, but as soon as I write a poem...back down again.

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    I. Blake 

    5 years ago from Eastern, United States

    I'm still trying to learn how this place works and your hub was wonderful, thank you. : )

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    Sunil Kumar Kunnoth 

    6 years ago from Calicut (Kozhikode, South India)

    Informative, useful and excellent tips. Thank you for sharing such helpful advice. Keep on writing more such stuff. I loved it so much. Thank you.

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    ali khairat 

    6 years ago from Marrakech

    very helpful

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    Ceres Schwarz 

    6 years ago

    Great hub with a lot of useful information about HubScores. You can really learn a lot of things here. I didn't know about the authors status and the traffic affecting HubScore. If you have a high HubScore, does that mean you'll get a high traffic? How does that work?

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    Wendy L Young 

    6 years ago from Tennessee

    Excellent information, thank you for the article.

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    Anna Haven 

    6 years ago from Scotland

    Thankyou for that explanation it was really helpful in explaining how it all works.

  • darkside profile imageAUTHOR


    6 years ago from Australia

    If you want some good tips and also a conflict free forum, check out, there's a group of hubbers there who like to help each other out.

  • Neinahpets profile image


    6 years ago from Canada

    Thanks so much darkside. I've been working on it since that and have my AuthorScore up a bit and promoting my links.

  • darkside profile imageAUTHOR


    6 years ago from Australia

    It helps to stage it. Stagger the posts. As exciting as it is to get it all up, do one at a time.

    It will take a little while to bounce back. In the mean time see what you can do to promote those hubs at other sites, and get backlinks.

  • Neinahpets profile image


    6 years ago from Canada

    Thanks for posting this. I finally get why I have a zero score for posting so many hubs so quickly in the week. I just had so much information to share that I had saved over time from a very old blog and then some!

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    Nathan Hammond 

    6 years ago from Durango, CO

    Hmmm.....I wrote a great hub on all the different factors going into calculating direct mail postage. From personal experience, not many people within the direct mail community, including presort technicians, know about some of the things touched on....such as the ability to dropship ECR-letters to a DDU claiming SCF rates. That's been called blatantly illegal.

    ...Yet it came in way lower than a basic 101 I did on QR Codes....Which was good content, but how many QR Code resources are there out there?

    It'll be interesting to see how it changes over time. I have a feeling a lack of media is a major signal my second post was lacking in.

    ....I love algorithms. I'm going to have fun picking yours apart! ;)

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    John Tsang 

    6 years ago

    Thanks for posting. I'm new here and you've given me the answers I was looking for.

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    6 years ago

    I like the way you are linking to the source of your content. Thumbs up!

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    Alejandro Molina 

    7 years ago from Metro Manila, Philippines

    I love reading this hub for it gives me a lot of great ideas for me as a beginner here in hubpages. Thank you so much for this one.

  • brblog profile image


    7 years ago from Chicago, Illinois


    Good info - has anything changed since you first wrote this - just wondering?

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    Bev G 

    7 years ago from Wales, UK

    Thanks for this. Hubscore has always confused me a little as it doesn't seem related to traffic, except it does - sometimes :)

  • creepyhead profile image


    7 years ago from philippines

    it really help me to understand the scores. thanks for this hub and its author.

  • darkside profile imageAUTHOR


    7 years ago from Australia

    Chiinnature, the number of modules have nothing to do with it. If there's a lot of content, and that content is quality, then that could be reflected in an increased HubScore. But one will not simply get a higher HubScore by adding extra modules.

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    7 years ago

    great, I finally know what this is all about! Sometimes the page with more modules in there have higher score too right?

  • johnsmitht profile image


    7 years ago

    This is an extremely helpful hub. Now I have a clearer view on how Hubpages measure the scores for hubs and authors. This is a good guide for skilled writers on how to score better in Hubpages.

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    7 years ago

    Very important information. I am definitely bookmarking and printing this page for easy access of the information. Thank you for sharing! Greatly appreciate it. I'm still new here and I'm still figuring out how scores work. Thank you!

  • immigrationhelp profile image


    7 years ago

    Hi Darkside, thank you for this great information. I am new here and I have already seen major fluctuations on my hubscore. This helped answer a lot of my questions.

  • greekwarrior profile image


    7 years ago from Sylvania, Ohio, USA

    Very helpful as well as interesting

    p.s. I have an "average" rating!

  • manaseepm profile image


    7 years ago

    Excellent information! A must-read for new hubbers. Thanks for compiling this together!

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    Rui Carreira 

    7 years ago from Torres Novas

    I became clarified. Thanks for this Hub

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    7 years ago from Canada

    I literally took notes from this hub. It helps me understand how things work at HubPages. Thanks!

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    Gillian Namele 

    7 years ago from Complicated

    Thank you for the explanation about those little numbers. I was really confused and did not know how it all tied together. I am a newbie just trying to find my feet. It is all clear now. Thumbs up!

  • angryelf profile image


    7 years ago from Tennessee

    Thanks! This was really helpful. Now that I know what to do, I can finally see an improvement :)

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    Java Programs 

    7 years ago from India

    Thanks for sharing! I am new and still learning how this whole thing works! :) ... keep the good work up ....

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    Marion Elodie 

    7 years ago from London

    I'm still getting familiar with Hubpages and the possibilities they offer so any advice and tips are welcome. Thanks for putting this together, it helps me see things more clearly.

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    Game Obsessed 

    7 years ago from Australia

    Extremely helpful hub, I am no longer so confused about the system.

  • beststuff profile image


    7 years ago

    So confused :(

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    Jeremy Pittman 

    7 years ago from walker la

    Well done, I was wondering about this.

  • plb36 profile image


    7 years ago from United States

    Great hub! This was very usefull to me, because I'm a new user. Thanks for the valuable information!

  • darkside profile imageAUTHOR


    7 years ago from Australia

    Again with the bold and italics?

  • writing4action profile image


    7 years ago

    Its normal for the score to change everyday.

    As long as you write long articles, with bold, italic and links, images and videos, your hubs will have a high score.

  • SRUTHI V M profile image


    7 years ago from calicut

    I don't have a published hub yet( I have one submitted for publication). Still my hub score increases and decreases every day. What do you think about this?

  • pooilum profile image


    7 years ago from Malaysia

    Thank you for the information!

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    7 years ago from portugal

    very good post thanks!

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    Justin W Price 

    7 years ago from Juneau, Alaska

    are you for real writing4action?

  • darkside profile imageAUTHOR


    7 years ago from Australia

    writing4action, you are talking a complete load of nonsense.

  • writing4action profile image


    7 years ago

    To amend this hub score you should add more BOLD and Italic language, at least 3 connectednesses to other hubs, at least one pate, one mathematical function, and 3 more ikons and also a Youtube video.

    Thanks For Sharing.

  • Helpingyoufindit profile image


    7 years ago

    Thank You! I am new to this and found your information to be very useful. I will be sure to check out your other hubs.

  • Mala Srivastava profile image

    Mala Srivastava 

    7 years ago from India

    Very useful hub. The information given will help me to raise my hub score.

  • Maria-Arg profile image


    7 years ago from New York City

    this is great! super informative, especially for new hubbers.

  • BeautyAndTheRest profile image


    7 years ago

    Very useful for newbies!! Thank you :)

  • affiliateinfobiz profile image


    7 years ago

    Very valuable and helpful information.

  • prism3x profile image


    7 years ago

    Thanks for the great hub! Very useful grouping of informatiion.

  • profile image


    7 years ago

    Excellent source of info that we all wonder about. Thank you for the help!

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    7 years ago

    Agreed. Very helpful and voted up. Thanks!

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    Ryan Fuller 

    7 years ago from Louisiana, USA

    Very interesting and very useful. it is good to see this broken down. I have always wondered how the hub score works. thanks for sharing this information. voted useful, interesting and up.

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    Tina Siuagan 

    7 years ago from Rizal, Philippines

    These are valuable pieces of information especially for someone starting out here, like me. Thank you for sharing!

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    7 years ago from Madurai / Tamilnadu / India

    Very informative! voted as useful.

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    Mike Pugh 

    7 years ago from New York City

    This is something I figured out somehow on my own, maybe I have ESP or something, but I can sense almost everything going on behind the screen here, and also on many networks as well, & not just hubpages.

    I don't know if that's a good thing or bad thing, but one things for certain it helped me to accelerate much faster, than most in many networks ever since I've been networking back in 2009, plus since I some instinctual way of determining things so quickly.

    This hubscore thing is a sensational way to alert people, to the fact that they may be doing things right or wrong.

    Thanks for pointing out so many thing here, that isn't clear to us all. I love the web, but I'm getting to love it here at hubpages even more. Awesome hub!

  • Trsmd profile image


    7 years ago from India

    Old wine still tastes good....

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    Don A. Hoglund 

    7 years ago from Wisconsin Rapids

    Glad for some insight. Mine never seems to make much sense.

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    Mary Craig 

    7 years ago from New York

    This is a timeless hub with information that can always be used. I guess after you've been hubbing for a couple of years these things are well known but not so for myself. I enjoyed reading and trying to absorb the finer points in this hub. Thanks Darkside. Voted up, useful and interesting.

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    Justin W Price 

    7 years ago from Juneau, Alaska

    very very helpful. this answers a lot of questions. I voted ^ and shared. Kudos to you

  • JerryJupiter profile image


    7 years ago from United Kingdom

    Fantastic collection of tips and tricks. Many thanks for sharing!

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    Stephanie Bradberry 

    7 years ago from New Jersey

    I always love learning more information about how various aspects of HubPages works. Thanks for the detailed hub. And this is definitely going to be bookmarked.

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    Tara Carbery 

    7 years ago from Cheshire, UK

    What a thorough, concise hub. It is written clearly and answers many questions I was unsure about.

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    7 years ago from San Jose, Costa Rica

    The table under 'Author Status' was incredibly helpful. That's a thumbs up from me.

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    Bhavesh Naik 

    7 years ago from Maryland, USA

    Well done - very useful. Thank you.

  • Binkster profile image


    7 years ago

    Awesome article. I was wondering about that number. According to what you got here I am average. Well, I guess that happens when you just started ;)

  • BfoBarney profile image


    7 years ago from Australia

    Thank you! There was a fair bit in there that I needed to know.

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    7 years ago

    So helpful. Thank you so much for this info. Bookmarking!

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    Ishwaryaa Dhandapani 

    7 years ago from Chennai, India

    V useful hub!

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    sangeeta verma 

    7 years ago from Ludhiana India

    very useful,thanks for clearing my doubt.

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    Healthy Fat Guy 

    7 years ago from Cincinnati, OH

    Thanks for the tips. I just published my first hub and my score is 55 (for the hub) score is still pretty bad though lol...

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    Jean Long 

    7 years ago from India

    This a great information. I was wondering how hubscore is calculated and how I can increase mine.

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    Daisy Mariposa 

    7 years ago from Orange County (Southern California)

    Your writing style is very professional. The subject was discussed in a clear and concise manner.

    I found the information in your hub extremely helpful. I also like the "look" of the hub -- the way the text appears on the page.

    Thank you for helping me get started on the right track.

  • derma profile image


    7 years ago

    Wow this is great. Thank you for explaining those stuffs.My hub-score so less and i'll try to implement some tips from here.

  • Tenzho profile image


    7 years ago

    Thank you for clearing up all my thoughts. I've been wondering what that score is on my hubs for a long time.

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    7 years ago

    Noticed that my hubscore was 74, had no idea what it meant so went straight to Google (notice how we *still* use google even when there is a perfectly good search engine on the website?!), googled hubscore and then came straight back to hubpages to your page!

  • bookerboy profile image


    7 years ago from Ireland

    Really great pointers here thanks a mill - also with the score now being reduced to 40 that will help while I build up my author score (or hubberscore?)...

    Still a little confused but I'll get there!

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    7 years ago from India

    This article is really very useful, it cleared all my doubts. Also I was confused between hubscore & hubberscore(author status), it sorted out that. Thanks!

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    Modern Greetings 

    7 years ago

    Glad that useful articles like these are here.

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    Mary Hyatt 

    8 years ago from Florida

    The more I read, the more I learn! Thanks for another informative Hub. I'll never understand the scores, but I just write because I love to write! I'm still looking for my "niche", which is hard because I'm interested in many different things.

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    Debbie Roberts 

    8 years ago from Greece

    Got a better idea now of how the scoring system works, I wasn't sure before. Thank you.

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    8 years ago from Quincy ilinois

    Being new to Hubpages I found this article very useful, thanks a bunch!

  • SuneXtra profile image


    8 years ago from Centurion, Gauteng, South Africa

    Thanks, this is good information! Helps me (and I'm sure, most other newbie hubbers) a lot!

  • vexez profile image


    8 years ago

    Great information and very useful. 1 hub to let me understand almost all about hubscore. UP!

  • NewLifeOnRoad profile image


    8 years ago

    So what does a hubscore of 81 mean? Is that good?



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    KR Glenn 

    8 years ago from Leesburg, Virginia

    Very good article. I appreciate how thoughtful and detailed it is in explaining the scoring system to a newbie. Bravo to you!

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    8 years ago from Spokane

    thank you for writing this hub, I was trying to get the skinny of the hubscore fast and you did just that.

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    Audrey Hunt 

    8 years ago from Idyllwild Ca.

    You're the best thing for my diet. Lost track of time reading your hubs and forgot to eat dinner or snacks. Darkside - you're the bomb! :)

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    8 years ago

    very good. just what we needed


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