My 3rd article is still in the process of being featured or not. I have noticed that a Green Pen icon is on my account page next to the article. I have seen that a poll and Amazon capsule have been removed.
Have I done anything wrong? Is it likely to not get featured now?
The green pen just means it has been edited. You can accept the edits or not. It's possible that they have added a link to the Amazon product in the text.
You haven't done anything wrong and your hub is more likely to be featured with the edits.
You also should have received an email detailing that edits were done to that hub. Make sure you are allowing emails from HubPages so you don't miss anything important. The weekly newsletter mentioned the green pen a few weeks ago.
You can also click on the pen to see the changes that were made. But if you change it back you may cause the hub to become unfeatured.
In my experience, the changes have always helped get more traffic and more sales revenue.
There is a good chance that your hub will be selected to be moved to a niche site soon, since it was edited. All my hubs that had some snipping done had been moved and doing much better. So this is a good thing. Be glad when you see these green pens.
by Will Apse14 months ago
I reckon HP want us to keep updating our hubs after they have been edited and moved to niches sites. I reckon they are also a little afraid that some hubbers will do more harm than good in the changes that they...
by Anne9 months ago
Can you explain why, after I asked you not to edit my hubs you have gone in on many occasions and changed them to the point - I hardly wrote any of it. I look at my earning from Amazon and when you started your changes...
by Catherine Giordano10 days ago
I understand the rationale for removing amazon capsules. I'm very careful not to include amazon capsules unless they are 100% relevant, and I can provide a personal opinion. I rarely do more than one per hub.HP is not...
by Anne2 years ago
So for the last couple of weeks I have actually been studying at University.I now log into my hubpages account and some editor has made all these changes. It reads so stupid.I am furious that someone has touched and...
by Sondra Rochelle11 months ago
I have thought for some time that it would be a good idea to place edited hubs back on the feed. If they are going to be judged again, why not let them be seen again in their updated forms? This would...
by Marina2 years ago
Happy Thursday, everyone! In August we pre-announced a new tool that fixes common spelling and grammatical errors across the site. Today, Editbot, the first iteration of the tool, is live on a small percentage of Hubs...
Copyright © 2017 HubPages Inc. and respective owners.
Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners.
HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc.
HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.