As many of you have noticed, the new social buttons on Hubs no longer display the share count because it causes the page to load much more slowly (you can read more about our decision to switch to static share buttons in the latest Blog Post). We're still looking into ways to display the count without the longer load time, and we'll be doing thorough testing to ensure that our final design is optimized for as many shares as possible.
Although the count will not show up for readers in the current iteration, several Hubbers have mentioned that they would still like to know those numbers for personal reference. Here's how to do that easily:
1. Copy the URL of the Hub you want to know the share count for.
2. Visit Like Explorer
3. Paste the URL into the input box and click "Check Now."
I have tried twice today to share a hub by Ms. Dora, but the share button doesn't work. Can you please fix it?
We're having some issues with the H+ button currently, but the Engineering Team is working on it right now, and it should be fixed soon.
All of the other sharing buttons should be working. Are you having trouble with any of the others?
That's a great link. Some of the results perked me right up. Others made me realize it's a long road to Tipperary.
That's a great tip and all, but the fact that the results are no longer transparent on the Hubs is frustrating. Any one of us could *say* a particular hub has 500,000 FB likes. How would a reader know if that were true or not? Not having that proof is annoying to me.
by Audrey Hunt2 years ago
Been trying to share hubs I'm reading with pinterest, twitter, hubpages, etc. The logos usually found on the right side of the page are gone. Have I missed something? Anyone else noticing this too?
by Christin Sander2 years ago
I went to share a fellow hubbers hub and had to hunt for the buttons in order to share. There were at the very bottom of the right hand side. Then I checked one of my own hubs - all the way at the...
by OSBERT JOEL C3 years ago
New superb share buttons replaces the old share buttons. These include share buttons of facebook, google plus, twitter, pinterest and hubpages.
by Dr. John Anderson2 years ago
As the image shows, with the new longer ads, the social media buttons have been relocated to the absolute rock bottom position on the page - in the right column below the comments. Social media referrals are very...
by Christy Kirwan3 years ago
Hubs are getting stylish new monochrome social sharing buttons within the next couple days! Check out our latest Blog post for the details.
by StricktlyDating2 years ago
When I use Hubpages for mobile, my Hubs do not have any share buttons on them. I have no way to share them accept by copying the URL. But I can't share my Hubs with my Hubpages followers that way. So I switched to the...
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