I enhanced my summary in one of my hub. Then I noticed that when I googled it, the summary was the old one. However on the hub itself, the summary which I can see as the author, is updated.
How long will it update in google??
Changes will not update on Google until Google crawls the page again. Paste your Hub URL into the Google search box and click on the 'cache.' When the cache version opens, at the top of the page you will see the date Google last crawled your Hub. For a small change like you describe, you just have to wait a while but eventually it will be changed.
If you put the URL of your Hub into Google, you will see two URLs. If you click on the downward arrow next to the URL in green font, a little box will pop up that says 'cached.' Click on that word and you will be taken to the cached page.
Open your hub, tap <<stats>> (it's next to <<edit>>), then choose <<search>>. There you can find out when your hub was crawled last time both by google and bing.
Thanks for pointing that out, Sam. However, that won't tell us when the cache is updated. For example, one of my Hubs shows a last crawl by Google on HubPages stats of three hours ago. The Google search cache, however, remains at May 23rd. So, until the Google cache shows a more recent date, the OP's revised description will not show on search results.
Writer Fox thanks for info, I didn't know that , but if you are right then... hubpages' crawl statistics are fake?.. :-O
Sam, I don't think they are fake at all. It's just that Google does not update the information immediately when it crawls a page. Try this on one of your Hubs. For instance, on my Hub which I just described, when Google does update its index, it will probably show the last crawl date as today's date.
HubPages can tell from its server data when the GoogleBot drops by.
by Ann Hinds 3 years ago
As I plow through the lenses to become hubs, two of them I edited do not show the change date of the edit although the updates are visible. Since I am using the date to keep track of the edited lenses, I keep re-editing them but the original date never changes. Is this an issue on HubPages or a...
by Gary Anderson 3 years ago
I thought if a hubpage was listed in Google search it was featured. But apparently that is not the truth. I guess I will keep the hubs up and run my own check on them.
by xpressrite 3 years ago
So hubbers help? I had four hubs that went from the pending state to having the featured status. Originally they were all viewed on the page where you can hop hubs.Now I dont no where they are? What does that mean? They all appear...
by David Stillwell 5 years ago
Staff@hubpages.com:So I published my second hub in a very long time. The last hub publised was not crawled by google for days on end. I ended up having to manually submit it. Fine! A few days ago, I published a new hub... http://davenmidtown.hubpages.com/hub/En … ving-money This hub...
by Paul Deeds 9 years ago
We just deployed a few changes to HubPages. The biggest changes are:1. Q&A short answers - You can now answer questions with either a short answer or a hub, and answers can be voted up or down by the community. Some of the restrictions on what can be asked in a question have been...
by Suzanne Day 4 years ago
Hi everyone,I'm just starting out in the wonderful world of Hubpages questions and answers. I've had a look through the help centre and only found a little info....basically that Q&A's are meant to be a very mini hub type thing, where you can earn the 60% for all views on your Question and...
Copyright © 2018 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. HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.
|HubPages Device ID||This is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.|
|Login||This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.|
|HubPages Traffic Pixel||This is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.|
|Remarketing Pixels||We may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.|
|Conversion Tracking Pixels||We may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.|