Why is my unpublished Hub getting viewers? I now have Five views and I have never published the Hub!
Your visits to your own hubs count in the views. If you want to see statistics on unique visitors, etc, you should sign up for Google Analytics. See http://hubpages.com/faq#googleanalytics
Maddie is completely right. But I just wanted to say: I know exactly how you felt when you first noticed that. Hahaha, I was so horrified and worried that I didn't believe then what Maddie has just told you. So relax, take your time working on the quality of what you are doing and forget the count. Good Luck.
Well, It could be the hub team OR it could be you going in to edit. Prior to being published, everytime you go into the hub, it will register as a view.
by Erika5 years ago
I have a written hub that I have not set to publish yet, and it even says that it is unpublished only I can see it. But when I got into my statistics graph and look at the number of views each one of my hubs has had so...
by redwards015 years ago
Why am I getting views on an unpublished hub?I just wrote a hub, but have not published it and I have 5 views already. Is there any reason and do these views count towards my earnings?
by capricornrising6 years ago
Every time I create a hub and save the draft, I notice there are page views that show up BEFORE I publish it. Sometimes the page views show up before I've saved it as unpublished. Is HP counting all our editing page...
by Harvest Moon5 years ago
Why does my previously unpublished article show 99 views?I just published a new hub and noticed that it had 99 view before I even hit the publish button. is this some sort of glitch?
by Sally Gulbrandsen3 years ago
I know that our own views are counted on the stats page but I have not opened this hub to edit it today and yet I can see that I have had four visits!
by Kananesgi8 years ago
I'm curious why my unpublished hubs have been getting views in my statistics? I'm working on a large group of hubs that will all be launched at the same time (about 18 or so), and I've noticed that the hits keep...
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