I used to be labeled a "level five" commenter. Then I was labeled a "level three" commenter. Now I am at "level four" commenter,
Can you explain why I was demoted in the first place?
This is pretty embarrassing.
It's nothing to be embarrassed about. The more you comment the higher it gets. the less you comment the lower it gets. It's an activity accolade. You need to keep active for it to remain constant. I was a level 8 and am now a level 5.
Sorry for the confusion (and embarrassment)! As Cardisa and Anna Marie Bowman have pointed out, the Commenter Accolade is dynamic and changes with your activity on HubPages over time. If you've been out of town or spending more time away from the computer, the Accolade's number will go down as your activity does (but it certainly doesn't mean you're being a bad community member or anything like that). Nothing at all to be embarrassed about!
In my case, I'm just thankful they don't have negative numbers.
It really isn't all that embarrassing. It's a fluctuating accolade that reflects how often you comment on hubs. If you commented more last week, than you did this week, it will go down, and so on. It's the same with the accolade about helping other hubbers by engaging in the forums. I seem to have lost that accolade due to the fact that I haven't been as active here as I used to be. I took a step away from the forums, and HP in general, to devote some more time to family issues. Take some time to read a little more work by other Hubbers, and leave a comment or two, and it will go back up again. It really isn't that big of a deal.
Did they demote you?
I mean what does this have to do with the quality of ones' hubs?
Your commenter accolade has nothing to do with the quality of your hubs. It has everything to do with the frequency with which you comment on other hubbers' hubs. It's an activity accolade which will fluctuate based on how active you are in the community. Don;t worry too much about it. It's not related to your hubs at all.
It happens. I wouldn't let it bother you. It's just a number. I imagine that those who have 7+ do a lot of commenting. Many of us don't have time to read and comment on every hub we read. Often, I simply rate the hub or give it a tweet.
Jeez...so the commenter rank does not stay once you've reached a level? It fluctuates too?
I am taking my first class in HTML. After one more class and then PHP. Watch out THEN because it will be my own platform after that.
by kathleenkat 5 years ago
Yesterday, I received the "Level IV Commenter" accolade. Today, it is gone.Additionally, a couple months ago, I received the "Great HubPages Citizen" accolade, and the next day it was gone.Why are my accolades disappearing? I can understand how I can suddenly become an...
by Mary Craig 8 years ago
Anyone know how/why I went from a level 8 commenter to a level 5?Guess I've been sleeping...I just notice I got knocked down from a level 8 to a level 5 but have no idea why....any suggestions?
by Kate Swanson 8 years ago
An Accolade is an award for an achievement. But Commenter Level isn't an award for achievement - it's just a measure of your commenting activity at that point in time. In that sense, it's more like Hubber Score. The trouble is that people think it is an award for achievement...
by Shauna L Bowling 8 years ago
I've been a level VIII commenter for well over a year. Today, I noticed I've been reduced to level VII, yet I comment on several hubs every single day. Has anyone else experienced this? Does anyone know why my level may have been reduced?
by Chandrashekhar Siva 7 years ago
Til ltoday afternoon I had the accolade of Level I commentor. But now Isee it removed. Anyone has any idea as to why that happened?
by Danette Watt 11 years ago
Ok, so I participate in the forums, ask and answer questions, read hubs and leave comments that are more than "great hub." (And I've been doing these all along). Granted I haven't written a new hub in a while but I have been active here. At what point does my commenter level ever get past...
Copyright © 2023 The Arena Media Brands, LLC and respective content providers on this website. HubPages® is a registered trademark of The Arena Platform, Inc. Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. The Arena Media Brands, LLC and respective content providers to this website may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website.
|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.|