From my understanding we had until the end of December to bring our squidoo lenses into compliance with the requirements of Hubpages and that our pages would be featured during this "grace period" so long as we did not edit them. A number of my pages have been moved to the "Not Featured - Engagement" status. They are pages that I have not edited at all. Did I misunderstand something?
Yes, actually you did, but you're not alone! Most people did misunderstand it, I think.
During the grace period your Hubs can't be unFeatured or unpublished for quality or rule violations, but they can be unFeatured if they're not getting traffic.
I have a Hub on the slider in my profile which explains the Featured/unFeatured process and what to do about it.
@Marisa is correct.
You can find more info in the FAQ here.
by Shorebirdie 4 years ago
I have a hub that was moved here from Squidoo in September that I haven't touched at all. But, now it's unfeatured due to lack of engagement. I thought I had four months before stuff like that happened.
by Yvonne L B 3 years ago
I am so tired of trying to second guess the requirements. It seems that it takes 2-3 edits to go from UF engagement to Feature. Could someone please check out my recent edit which I edited again after getting the circle? I removed 1 of the 2 Zazzle links and another to a blog which may have been...
by qeyler 15 months ago
I've been writing here for quite a few years, I go back to the ancient era before the 'featured' 'not featured' declension.I have found that 'fixing' a Hub which is not featured is a total waste of time, as in a day or so, after a fix, it is back to unfeatured. I did an experiment and I can...
by John Hansen 3 years ago
I have only ever had one featured hub before but when I checked my account today I was shocked to find I have 13 in featured hubs due to low engagement. This is proof that traffic has fallen greatly. It's not just my lowest scoring hubs either..it is right across the board. Is anyone else...
by Jackie Jackson 3 years ago
Hi there,On Monday I had 75 hubs unfeatured. I edited them and promoted them so they're fine now.But the problem is that, although some had low traffic, others had plenty. Marisa in another forum suggested that maybe the redirects aren't counted towards the engagement tally? This makes sense as...
by Solaras 4 years ago
Your arrival has eclipsed a new feature that we were discussing in earnest when the merger was announced.HubberPro is a new feature. In a nutshell, HP has hired 7 excellent editors to help bring our hubs up to snuff. They will be doing fact checking, editorial corrections, updating images...
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