Been hitting 100 on and off the past few days

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  1. TIMETRAVELER2 profile image99
    TIMETRAVELER2posted 11 months ago

    It has been years since my Hubber score hit a hundred...and then it was only for two days.  All of a sudden my score has jumped up.  Nice surprise but don't know why it's happening.  I've certainly done nothing different!  Maybe the team felt sorry for me? lol

    1. kenneth avery profile image80
      kenneth averyposted 11 months agoin reply to this

      @TIMETRAVELER2 -- Congratulations! I have been at this going on seven years and at no time have I come near 100. Keep up the fine work.

    2. incomeguru profile image97
      incomeguruposted 11 months agoin reply to this

      It shows you're really doing well. You've put much effort into your writing and getting almost all your stuff on some of the network sites. Congratulations!

    3. sallybea profile image97
      sallybeaposted 11 months agoin reply to this

      Me too, but it has been happening quite a lot over the past six months or so:)

    4. chef-de-jour profile image98
      chef-de-jourposted 11 months agoin reply to this

      Congrats. Feels good. But not one of us knows exactly how the HS is worked out! Mysterious.

    5. TIMETRAVELER2 profile image99
      TIMETRAVELER2posted 11 months agoin reply to this

      Thanks guys.  I just felt that it was odd that suddenly my score rose so high after years of dragging along.  The scores really don't mean much, just a little ego boost lol!

    6. CatherineGiordano profile image99
      CatherineGiordanoposted 11 months agoin reply to this

      My hubber score has just soared to 99 (where I think it should be). But for months i has been around 90. Nothing I did seemed to move it. Today I not only had a 99 hubber score, but all my hub scores are way up. I was having an average hub score of 85, now it is 90. And I suddenly see about 15 hubs at 100. I like it, but I wonder if it issome kind of mistake. Scores of 100 used to be rare.

    7. TessSchlesinger profile image94
      TessSchlesingerposted 11 months agoin reply to this

      Yes, my scores have also recently jumped. In everything. I have been wondering about that.

    8. Ashish Dadgaa profile image20
      Ashish Dadgaaposted 11 months agoin reply to this

      @TIMETRAVELER2,

      I am very happy for you smile
      Congratulations smile

      https://usercontent1.hubstatic.com/13787858.gif

      1. TIMETRAVELER2 profile image99
        TIMETRAVELER2posted 11 months agoin reply to this

        Cute!  Thanks.

    9. beagrie profile image98
      beagrieposted 11 months agoin reply to this

      I've bounced on and off 100 a couple of times this last week or so as well. It's the first time for me!

  2. Gregory DeVictor profile image96
    Gregory DeVictorposted 11 months ago

    Congratulations on your milestone. I’ve often wondered why scores go up or down the way they do.

    My score has been in the 85-89 range for months but has jumped to a 96 over the past two days. I don’t understand why because I have not been doing anything differently.

  3. Venkatachari M profile image28
    Venkatachari Mposted 11 months ago

    Congratulations, TT2.

  4. lobobrandon profile image90
    lobobrandonposted 11 months ago

    The highest I've seen mine was at 97 or 96 quite a few years ago. It's been around 85 for the most of the last few years, and I've seen a slow rise in the past week or two. Just like you I've not done anything different. Congrats on the 100 smile

    1. paradigmsearch profile image89
      paradigmsearchposted 11 months agoin reply to this

      rt hi

  5. docashp profile image49
    docashpposted 11 months ago

    I am suddenly down to 53 from 70. Does switching off the hub pages earning program lower your score or  hub pages has changed the scoring protocols.

    1. TIMETRAVELER2 profile image99
      TIMETRAVELER2posted 11 months agoin reply to this

      No.  One has nothing to do with the other.

    2. TessSchlesinger profile image94
      TessSchlesingerposted 11 months agoin reply to this

      Reading through this, I suspect that hp has changed the scoring protocols.

  6. Gina Welds-Hulse profile image93
    Gina Welds-Hulseposted 11 months ago

    I noticed the same.  Mine jumped from 87 to 95 today.  Wish I knew what I did so that I could continue doing it.  (smile)

  7. Ivan Hernandez profile image91
    Ivan Hernandezposted 11 months ago

    I've been in the mid 80s for a while. yesterday, my score hit 92. Is that an anomaly?

  8. Rupert Taylor profile image97
    Rupert Taylorposted 11 months ago

    Ditto to the 100 score, but I've figured out why. The Hubber score is calculated by a complex formula that starts with your shoe size. This is multiplied by your weight divided by x, which is determined by a careful study of the entrails of a dead ant. Like a bear getting ready to hibernate I've been putting on weight in recent weeks, hence the increase in my Hubber score. Not many people know about this.

    1. TessSchlesinger profile image94
      TessSchlesingerposted 11 months agoin reply to this

      +1 +1 +1  +1  +1

  9. Rupert Taylor profile image97
    Rupert Taylorposted 11 months ago

    Immediately after posting the above, my Hubber score dropped from 100 to 99. They're watching us folks.

  10. Grant's World profile image83
    Grant's Worldposted 11 months ago

    Very cool.
    Mine jumped a few digits from where i normally sit year after year, I also notice earnings have jumped a smidgeon with the same number of views year after year.
    Christmas boost?

    1. CatherineGiordano profile image99
      CatherineGiordanoposted 11 months agoin reply to this

      My CPM has also gotten higher in the last few days. I hope all these changes are lasting changes. I like higher scores because it is an ego boost and I like higher CPMs for obvious reasons.

  11. Rochelle Frank profile image95
    Rochelle Frankposted 11 months ago

    I wrote this some years back but don't think I ever posted it.
    Hubberscore/ Hubscore : A Poem

    Hubberscore/Hubscore, what does it mean?
    What is the highest you've ever seen?
    Does it mean that you're better than others around you?
    Or is it designed to  quite simply confound you?

    I've been at a hundred at least twice this week,
    I didn't  rewrite, repost or re- tweak.
    My pageviews have plummeted, my stats are pathetic.
    My earnings are negligible; I have a headache.

    But I should be happy and thankful and glad,
    'Cause I'm at one hundred and that can't be bad.
    An early old hub I wrote about mice
    Had the century number displayed once or twice.

    Now I am rushed to get this posted
    For my three place numbers soon will be toasted.

    1. Ashish Dadgaa profile image20
      Ashish Dadgaaposted 11 months agoin reply to this

      @Rochelle Frank,

      Wow, Rochelle, I loved this poem.
      Very nicely written big_smile

  12. janshares profile image96
    jansharesposted 11 months ago

    Happy feeling, TIMETRAVELER2. I've noticed that most of us have been gifted with this ego boost, mid to high 90s or 100!  Very cool. smile

    1. CatherineGiordano profile image99
      CatherineGiordanoposted 11 months agoin reply to this

      I assume the algos changed and that is why my hubber score went down and now another change that pushed t back up. It also pushed up hub scores.  It is so frustrating to now know why. Is there something I should do more of? Is there something I can correct? No way to know. .

      1. TIMETRAVELER2 profile image99
        TIMETRAVELER2posted 11 months agoin reply to this

        Unfortunately Google likes to fiddle around with things every so often.  It is very frustrating, but usually things calm down again after awhile.  Don't panic.

  13. Chriswillman90 profile image96
    Chriswillman90posted 11 months ago

    This is very much a pseudo ego boost given how meaningless these scores are, but if that helps motivate some then it's a good thing.

    Just remember it's your traffic and CPMs that actually count. I'd rather have a hubber score of 50 with 10K+ daily views and 10+ CPMs than a perfect 100 with half those numbers.

    1. TIMETRAVELER2 profile image99
      TIMETRAVELER2posted 11 months agoin reply to this

      No argument here!!

    2. Ashish Dadgaa profile image20
      Ashish Dadgaaposted 11 months agoin reply to this

      @Krzysztof Willman,

      Very well said.
      I agree with you.

      1. CatherineGiordano profile image99
        CatherineGiordanoposted 11 months agoin reply to this

        YOU are absolutely right.

  14. Farawaytree profile image96
    Farawaytreeposted 11 months ago

    I noticed the same thing in the last several days - my score shot up to 100 and I actually thought maybe HubPages had been hacked! LOL

  15. MomsTreasureChest profile image91
    MomsTreasureChestposted 11 months ago

    LOL Rupert, that explains the increase in my score, thank you for clearing that up!

 
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