Hi Everyone. I'm new to Hubpages, and have only posted a few hubs. I'm curious about what the significance is of a hub showing as being featured. What does it mean to me?
Hi Steve! it means that your hub is of good quality and deserves attention and promotion through different other modes which will be done by hubpages which in turn will increase the traffic, your respectability as a writer, your page rank and last but not least your earning. So go ahead, write quality articles and do some changes if it is not chosen as featured till it is accepted as featured. Thus you will hone your writing skills and make your wallet fatter. All the best. Good luck.
Basically: featured articles will be crawled and indexed by search engines (e.g. Google.
Idle (non-featured) hubs will not.
by Missing Link 4 months ago
I'm thinking the answer is probably yes?If you have hubs that have been deemed "not featured", for one reason or another, will that factor into lowering your overall score/rating as a HubPages member? Example--let's say your overall rating is 75. If 10 non featured hubs become...
by Andrew Spacey 5 years ago
Why when I search the featured hubs sections do I often find poor quality hubs written by hubbers who have not been active on HP for ages? This is not a one off. I also find hubs that lack good grammar and have images without attribution. Isn't there some way to improve these sections? How are...
by Adrienne Janet Farricelli 5 years ago
I saw a dramatic traffic drop today and went to notice that over 100 of my hubs are not featured. While I can understand some of my older ones published over 4 years ago were not that great, some of them were published just months ago and are engaging, have beautiful pictures and very few links....
by Jose Velasquez 5 years ago
What does it mean when HubPages, says your Hub is not featured?I just noticed the little icons next to my Hubs, and I wanted to get some clarification on what they mean. If my Hub is not featured, what does that mean?
by rowan casey 3 years ago
HP makes Zero sense!!!
by David Livermore 4 years ago
Let me preface this by stating I am not trying to be mean or a troll. In fact, I avoid the forums because I don't want to get involved. But with so many posts about the topics I'm about to discuss, I wanted to put in my two cents and to offer a reality check to old and new hubbers...
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