Hey, after struggling to find the meaning of Life (Hubber Score) for years, I have finally stumbled upon it. Follow 3-5 new people every day for a week of so - no more than this or you will fail. Try it!.
I lost two points in a matter of hours.
Why do they play with my emotions like this John?
I thought following too many people lowers your score. ?????
And here I thought you were interested in finding out things that might help your JRT/Maltese cross. Oh well.
Beatnick knows German! Whenever we are travelling on outback roads My JRT/Maltese cross named 'Beatnick' can anticipate rattly wooden bridge crossings over creeks, well in advance, probably by smell. He gets all excited and bounces about just loving the sound made by the car. One day we picked up some German backpackers, and we said to them, whenever you see a bridge ahead say "Brücke" - German for bridge, the smart dog will understand. Sure enough, right on cue, when the Germans saw a bridge and said the magic word, up jumped Beatnick and bounded about hanging out the window for the rattle of boards. They were very impressed! Smart Dog, knows German!
Cool! I am training a puppy in German right now, will have to add that word to her vocabulary. We only have one bridge, though, on the southern part of the island...maybe I will just teach her to figure out the hubber score instead. That would probably be easier.
Yep, she is all yours. If you send me a box and $199.99 for shipping I will put her on a plane for the US.
Awww, he's so cute! He is worth a million.
Another Beatnick story, while I'm trying to get my forum contribution above quota for HubberScore - When we moved house and said goodbye to our neighbors, they said that they would miss the daily visits by Beatnick. He would sneak under the fence each day unknown to us, after we left, and spend time with the neighbor. They said that Beatnick would only stay a couple of hours, so he would always be there waiting at the gate when we got home, and not get sprung!
Hooray! I was wondering if anyone would ever crack that code!!!
Hubber score = [Average Hub score x 1.125] + [# forum posts in last week x 0.2] + [# comments in last week x 0.3] + [4 X daily average visits per hub] + [av number of daily follow requests in last week less than 5 /2] - [number of daily follow requests in last week greater than 5 x 2] - [ 2 x Average number of hubs published in the last week that exceeds 7] + various other factors ► tune in for updates!!
PS note the negatives!
Gee, I always thought it was reading a few hubs from each days notification and answering comments.
by Mike Pugh 9 years ago
Who thinks we should ask to reinstate a page dedicated to locating hubbers by hubber score. Beginning with 100-0.We once had such a page here that made the hubber score much more relevant, and we could at least get a chance to locate the top hubbers who most definitely deserved high praise for...
by James A Watkins 9 years ago
That is damn strange, James. I'm sorry you're going through this, it does seem punitive.
by Audrey Hunt 8 years ago
Just had a big drop on my profile score. And all my hubs were featured along with a steady 10 Editors Choice. I say 'were' because 3 were just unfeatured and I don't know what to do about that. My views are over 945,000. Boo-hoo. Hubpages doesn't love me anymore!
by Kate Swanson 8 years ago
I'd like to suggest we get rid of Hubber Score - and perhaps even Hub Scores. They:- are constantly misunderstood;- cause a lot of upset and grief in the forums; and- encourage newbie Hubbers to direct their efforts in entirely wrong directionsFor instance, I've known newbie Hubbers stop...
by Karen Hellier 9 years ago
What is your Hubber Score right now?What is your Hubber Score ( the number next to your picture on your profile if you aren't sure what I mean?) Mine happens to be 100 right at the moment, but could change at any second so I am freezing that in time and wondering what everyone else's is?
by Eric Dierker 9 years ago
Hubber scores do not reflect anything but some weird algorithm that is not in sync with anything. My score just went sixteen points down. My views are up and I am featured way more that 140 times.But what I noticed was Billybuc. He is an 88. What? He is the highest ranking site at Hub pages. This...
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