Come on HP. It is time for you to respond to all the calls for you to address the issues with Hub scores and Hubber scores. These ongoing open sores, are akin to a war against the willing. Authors are complaining that when they edit hubs their hub score plunge. Surely people should not feel afraid to edit their hubs. Why should scores drop when hubs are improved? The complaints about Hubber scores have gone on unanswered for over twelve months now (many, many threads 50+) and the response from HP is 'to ignore it'. SORRY but these things do matter to authors. They ARE important. They DO MATTER especially when they are publically displayed. STOP Tormenting Authors!
The community is surely at the heart of the success of HP - why not take action to fix hub score (on re-edit) and Hubber score (busted for over 12 month and nonsensical). If HP is unwilling to fix the broken and silly hubber score - why not drop it completely or hide it from view (have a secret file). Drop the threshold criteria for live links from 85 to 75 and many authors would be happy to IGNORE IT or have it hidden. Come on.
ITS time for HP to stop tormenting its authors and offer some genuine support for these issues.
Come on HP - come on! FIX the s(c)ores!!! Support the community!
If HP were to drop the ""This slime subdomain only engages in links" to wit: "This is an affiliate link, a paid link, or a link to untrusted content (nofollow)"" message to all the search engines for subdomains with less-than-80, all would be much better on all fronts.
Finally someone said like it is and mirrors many who feel the same way!
by Jeremy Gill3 weeks ago
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by Eric Dierker3 years ago
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by LindaSmith13 years ago
I took a hiatus for awhile from Hub Pages! However, in the past week or so, I have added new hubs participated in forums, asked a question or two, participated with the Hub Hopper, have read some Hubs, yet my...
by Marina2 years ago
A month ago I announced some updates to HubScore: raw traffic is deemphasized, reader satisfaction is emphasized, and overall, the scores are a more accurate reflection of the quality of Hubs than they used to be....
by Eric Dierker4 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...
by Meredith Loughran4 years ago
I was sitting pretty at a 95 for a while. I really liked that number. Suddenly it jumped to 97.Call me crazy but I like that it went higher - kind of - sort of - but you see... Now I want to KEEP...
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