About rating and scoring

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  1. AlmirH profile image51
    AlmirHposted 9 years ago

    Hello there!

    I hope you'll take time to consider my question!
    My question is:"I joined  Hub Pages two days ago,and I still haven't published any articles,
    but I am already at status Average and score is 34"!?
    Don't get me wrong...!I am happy about it but.isn't it bit to early for that high status and score.
    What I would like to know are the standards of evaluation and rating.

    Thank you for your time!

    1. WHoArtNow profile image84
      WHoArtNowposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      There are no standards of rating. There's a clever piece of programming that works out the score of your hubs and your overall hub score. Some say it's done by the quality of your hubs, the amount of traffic and of course your participation in the community (comments and forum posts).

      Others think it has something to do with Voodoo magic!

      Best thing to do, is write some quality content. Make some friends, enjoy your time, and your score will go up.

      Oh, and welcome.

      Andre

      1. AlmirH profile image51
        AlmirHposted 9 years agoin reply to this

        Thank you!
        I am not sure about woodoo magic but I appreciate your time to look at my inquiry!
        See you around!

      2. Dorsi profile image91
        Dorsiposted 9 years agoin reply to this

        Your score is based on some type of algorithm which will never know exactly what that is. The above info by WhoArtNow is probably about as close to knowing what it is based on.
        And the voodoo magic- a possible theory too.

    2. guidebaba profile image56
      guidebabaposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      That is because HP has some RUBBISH Formula to calculate Scores, mainly Author Scores. A Score of 34 or 100 doesn't means that one is going to earn $34 or $100 per day. Forget the score and start publishing something if you want to get popular and earn some $.

      1. AlmirH profile image51
        AlmirHposted 9 years agoin reply to this

        Thanks for your reply!
        I will take your advice and focus on hubs and community!
        Take care!

  2. Dame Scribe profile image61
    Dame Scribeposted 9 years ago

    Welcome to HubPages..AlmirH !  you will enjoy it here, have some fun and make a little money. It's a wonderful lil world in here. smile

    1. AlmirH profile image51
      AlmirHposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Thank you!
      Looking forward to getting to know you and rest of the community

  3. Abhishek87 profile image58
    Abhishek87posted 9 years ago

    As Andre said, we can guess the factors behind it but basically to us, its vodoo magic smile
    From one new hubber to another, don't worry too much about the hubscore smile, it will level out when you are a bit older (in here) based on your participation

    1. AlmirH profile image51
      AlmirHposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Hey Welcome to my humble aboard.
      And thanks for your reply!

  4. Whitney05 profile image82
    Whitney05posted 9 years ago

    Have you made any comments on other hubs? Participated in the forums? There are many factors that make up the hubrank.

    1. AlmirH profile image51
      AlmirHposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Not excatly but I am having fun!Thanks for reading my post!

  5. matiskater profile image56
    matiskaterposted 9 years ago

    yeah i just made my first hub wich is from my blog of skate diy. and i got some score for that

    1. AlmirH profile image51
      AlmirHposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Thanks!
      I'll see you around

 
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